February 27, 2018
HFMA: IT’S THE INTEROPERABILITY, STUPID!
Just as we get ready for HIMSS comes the same old song but with new …
February 13, 2018
Valentine to HIMSS and HERSS
How do I love thee?
Let me count the ways,
And rank them, not as allegories,
But Condition …
December 4, 2017
EHR Nox Dox
Physicians are sick and tired of healthcare IT, and they’re not going to take it …
November 20, 2017
A Different Vowel for “Fax”
Of course we mean “fix.”
Another vowel may be appropriate for faxing’s effect on healthcare, though. …
October 23, 2017
Take a Knee for Information Blocking
There’s a lot of discussion about communication: fake news, Russian Facebook messaging, and especially the …
September 20, 2017
A Patient’s Perspective on Patient Summary
To be completely transparent, I am NOT a model patient.
I put off going to see …
September 6, 2017
Logical or Not? Automation of Dr. McCoy’s Charts
The word automation is a problem. It’s a tin robot with a light-bulb nose, taking …
August 23, 2017
The Cloud – What the heck is it, actually?
Thank goodness for the cloud! Whatever it is. (So to really understand it, I asked its …
July 26, 2017
An Inside Look at the Center for Medical Interoperability
The problem of healthcare interoperability begins at the patient’s bedside.
Imagine a patient in intensive care. …