Mark Tobias

Mark Tobias

Mark Tobias is president of Pantheon, which combines technology expertise and a deep knowledge of health care, education, and social impact markets to provide online technology solutions for nonprofits, associations, and government.

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What health care should learn from the NSA

What health care should learn from the NSA

July 20, 2013 8:00 am by | 0 Comments

Revelations about the National Security Agency (NSA) gaining access to email, social media posts and other digital data unleashed outrage and set off a sea change in how we think…


EHR oracles: Merging big data streams could create mission control for healthcare

EHR oracles: Merging big data streams could create mission control for healthcare

May 29, 2013 7:20 am by | 2 Comments

What if “electronic health records” could become “electronic health oracles” – not just recording the past, but helping to predict and influence the future? Thanks to a proliferation of data,…



We need a Public Health Graph to connect clinical, personal, social, and societal data

We need a Public Health Graph to connect clinical, personal, social, and societal data

April 4, 2013 10:09 am by | 7 Comments

“Give us our damn data!” It’s a common refrain from patients, who want access to their medical records. Many assume they are entitled to information so intensely personal, learning too…


Why TurboTax and online dating web sites should be the model for healthcare

Why TurboTax and online dating web sites should be the model for healthcare

March 7, 2013 8:00 am by | 2 Comments

What can online dating web sites teach health care? Plenty if we’re serious about putting information about health care performance to work for patients. Imagine giving patients the ability to…