Despite clinicians being intelligent and committed individuals, the American healthcare system has created a situation where a lack of staff and need for over-diagnosis often leads to patients receiving subpar care. The cost for a rush or delay in diagnosis can be severe, and the medical approach for examining patients is not commonly known or practised. Standardising best practices, particularly for more complex physical examinations, can save costs and improve patient outcomes.
The recent cyber attack on Change Healthcare disrupted healthcare operations and impacted around a third of US patient records. The American Hospital Association, UnitedHealth Group