But with meditation, we all have an equal opportunity of release that helps us maintain great health despite all of this. Escaping into delusional fantasy is usually avoided. This discharge doesn’t require costly vacationing, drug and alcohol use, or binge eating. Lots of TV enables you to duller and even more stupid. Lots of meditation enables you to smarter and more able cope in this mad world through tolerance ( All these benefits haven’t delved in to the increased spiritual awareness that eventually leads to absorption into inner realms of existence and eventually also total spiritual salvation.So EHRs will be only as good as the quality metrics they’re made to capture; technology can’t conquer fundamental measurement issues. We measure a lot of things that have no worth to patients, while a lot of what patients do worth, including our attention, remains unmeasurable. Why, Wachter asks, do we do nothing identical in health care? In a moving passage, Wachter speaks with a famous surgeon who once spent his evenings before surgery reading his notes on the next day’s patients.