Monthly Archives: January 2015

Smartphones: Tilting Control from Physicians to Patients

Dr Eric Topel–physician/cardiologist, Chair of Innovative Medicine, Professor of Genomics, Director of the Scripps Translational Science Institute, and Medscape Editor-in-Chief (WebMD)–wrote the enlightening, must-read January 9, 2015 Saturday Essay for the Wall Street Journal. In it he explains how and why the smartphone, in … Continue reading

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A Happy New Year, HealthIT?

Many of those interested and concerned with HealthIT are looking at 2015 as a critical year, especially for the fate of  electronic health records (EHR). Arthur Allen, editor of eHealth at Pro Politico, muses on the problems 2015 brings for EHR, describing … Continue reading

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