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Photo of doctor conducting patient summary

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 …

Photo of Dr. McCoy's chair on the Starfleet

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 …

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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 …

Photo of Nashville's Center for Medical Interoperability

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. …