Ed Park Presentation at HIMSS from Brian Ahier A few months ago I spoke with the CEO who ran several nursing homes. We were …Read This Article
As reimbursement moves toward value-based payments, so are healthcare organizations slowly adjusting their physician compensation plans to factor in quality metrics. A new report …Read This Article
An important read from The Atlantic explains why doctors should fight to avoid the changes to their profession that lawyers are currently enduring.
With each passing year, Big Med is following Big Law. Physicians, medical schools, and hospitals all proudly trumpet their standing in national rankings. Efforts to preserve and augment revenue streams produce …Read This Article
According to The Local – Germany’s news in English, Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative bloc and the Social Democrats are going to start the new …Read This Article
Genophen wants to tell you what diseases you might get before you ever get them. This week it received $2 million in its third …Read This Article
Is your Google Glass not fitting well over your regular glasses? The digital eye wear may one day come with prescription lenses. Google is …Read This Article
Most people who get a concussion seem to regain normal brain function within a month or two at most. But doctors have no way to predict which patients are in that group and which will suffer long-term cognitive problems.
A team from the University of P…
Healthcare in the U.S. stands out from other developed nations not just because we spend more than any other country on it, but because …Read This Article
Chris Downey lost his sight in 2008. The San Francisco architect had surgery to remove a brain tumor and went blind three days later. …Read This Article
A doctor in Tulsa has an inside look at a Medicare pilot project. John Henning Schumann is a primary care physician and teaches at …Read This Article
My trip to the hospital this weekend perfectly illustrates the total communication breakdown in healthcare. My dad was admitted on Friday because of very …Read This Article
If healthcare reform is driving doctors out of private practice and into hospital systems, technology may help them regain their independence. Two physician entrepreneurs …Read This Article
The debate goes on about the cost benefits of EHR software and whether it really lives up to the hype. A number of recent studies address …Read This Article