February 14, 2014

When Doctors 'Google' Their Patients

This is an interesting reflection on physicians Googling their patients. The author recommends direct communication. Personally, I have never Googled a patient, simply because I believe asking the patient and/or family directly gives me more accurate information and that Googling is a waste of time.  What do you think?

When Doctors 'Google' Their Patients - NYTimes.com