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What Are the Top 3 Emerging Technologies in Healthcare IT for the Next 3 Years? Lately I've been pondering on everything that is going on with Healthcare IT at times it seems overwhelming to keep up…Continue
The Health Care Reform overhaul is now a reality and tomorrow it will be signed by President Obama.Setting politics aside, will health care reform trigger health information technology…Continue
Today Dossia sent out a tweet with a link to a document that consists of a joint (Dossia, Google and Microsoft) public comment of the 3 corporations to Ms. Charlene Frizzera, Acting Administrator of…Continue
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I always tend to “cringe” when I read about comparisons between Health IT, medical devices and other healthcare related software with respect to other verticals (e.g., finance, insurance, retail).
Saying that the financial industry is many “light years” ahead is extremely inaccurate. Comparing the processing of debits, credits, interests, etc. with medical information and imagery is like comparing apples to guanabanas (a tropical fruit found…Continue