Blog post by Joe Babaian This month I was privileged and honored to be a part of the Dell EMC Healthcare #TransformHIT Think Tank in Phoenix. Check out the live-stream recording of the session for an informative and lively discussion covering Consumerism in Healthcare, Precision Medicine, and Big Data/AI in Healthcare. Being part of such an […]

Blog post by Colin Hung This week I am hosting both the #hcldr and #HITsm weekly tweetchats. A couple of years ago, #hcldr and #HITsm held joint chats on a specific topic – one that was applicable to both communities. I thought it would be fun to do it again. Over the past few months […]

Blog by Joe Babaian It’s about looking at the patient as a unique individual, that’s precision medicine, the future ~ @RasuShrestha Less than 20% of US Hospitals have deployed precision medicine solutions. ~ @HIMSSAnalytics I’ve been considering the inexorable forward momentum of the blurred combination of technology and healthcare. You feel it. Things are speeding up. […]

Blog post by Colin Hung This week I will be attending the annual Healthcare IT Marketing and PR Conference (#HITMC) in Las Vegas NV. #HITMC is one of the conferences I look forward to the most – it is one the few opportunities to network with #HealthIT marketing peers without the pressure of having to […]

Blog by Joe Babaian. Up to 40 percent of annual deaths from each of five leading US causes are preventable. Let that sink in. The CDC reported this for 2010 and again for 2014. To be sure, an improvement was seen from 2010 to 2014, as seen on the graph below. The impact remains distressing. We […]

Blog post by Colin Hung This week the Beryl Institute holds its annual Patient Experience Conference in Denver CO. This is a fantastic event. If you are involved with or interested in patient experience, I would strongly encourage you to attend in 2018. I will be following this year’s conference via the #PX2017 hashtag. In […]

Blog post by Colin Hung Over the past few weeks I have had no fewer than five different conversations on the topic of online reputations in healthcare. It started with a fun and lively debate with my colleagues at work. There are a few members of the team who are not active on social media […]