Dashboards From The Editor
Can Entrepreneurs Save Healthcare?
I love to hear Jonathan Bush speak. Say what you will about his agenda as president and CEO of EHR vendor athenahealth, but the guy is a charismatic, passionate, and persuasive public speaker. When you hear Bush give a keynote, it’s clear he’s inherited much of the political swagger that runs in his bloodline (former president George H.W. Bush is his uncle and George W. Bush is his cousin).
A Spotlight On Personalized Medicine
Angelina Jolie’s drastic decision to have a preventative double mastectomy has brought public awareness to the concept of personalized medicine, but what can healthcare providers and health IT do to take it to the next level?
How To Embrace BYOD Without Compromising Health Data Security
A BYOD (bring your own device) approach to mobility doesn’t have to lead to a loss of corporate control or increased security risks. In fact, when leveraged correctly, BYOD can provide a secure and cost-effective mobile option. By Ken Congdon, editor in chief, Health IT Outcomes
If Not Obamacare, Then What?
As the title would indicate, I’m about to write another one of those politically charged opinion columns that always seem to get me in hot water with a large portion of our readership. The topic? Healthcare reform. By Ken Congdon, editor in chief, Health IT Outcomes
Measuring Clinical Transformation
Early this month, HIMSS (The Health Information Management Systems Society) released its first-ever industry survey intended to measure the level of clinical transformation occurring in the healthcare industry.