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Computers Not a Panacea for Health Care Troubles

Deborah Burger | Posted 08.03.2014 | Business
Deborah Burger

If you listen to the lobbyists for medical device manufacturers and many of their best friends forever in the health care industry and Washington, health IT is the answer to our biggest health care troubles, from medical errors to the high costs of care.

The Plea for Better Health Care and the Health Tech Calling

Gopal K. Chopra, M.D. | Posted 11.19.2013 | Business
Gopal K. Chopra, M.D.

Information technology is negatively affecting productivity and the care delivery process. What happened to real quality improvement and change management process?

Health Care Waste: Is Technology the Answer or Part of the Problem?

Janet Dillione | Posted 12.30.2012 | Healthy Living
Janet Dillione

Mobile technology, telehealth, automation and data analytics -- what do they all have in common? Each helps solve specific problems associated with the increasing cost and inefficiency of health care. Additionally, they each tie back (some more indirectly) to improved patient care.

Sam Stein

Obama's First 100 Days: 10 Achievements You Didn't Know About | Sam Stein | Posted 04.29.2009 | Politics

Despite the anticipation that accompanies it, the marking of a president's first 100 days in office is a decidedly predictable affair. The White House...