Still Babbling

January 19, 2015
Word "blah" in multiple colors on a purple background

The problem of poor interoperability did not suddenly appear in the hot Washington summer of 2014. It has existed for several years; I called it out in an article published in this journal at the end of 2013.

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Our Tower of Babel

November 5, 2013
Skyscrapers in Kuala Lampur

Although this explains well why communication is so difficult among people from different countries, it fails to address the inability of our various healthcare information technology (HIT) systems to exchange patient data seamlessly.

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Evolving to Health 3.0

October 8, 2013
Inspirational words on a board

Organizations that will survive under the new realities of ACA recognize the power of healthcare information technology (HIT) to assist them in reworking their business processes and clinical workflows to achieve the goal of high quality, affordable care.

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