Category: Healthcare Technology

Death By Charting

Check this out. What you will see is an unfortunate visual. The visual of a parent/physician, seven days before Christmas, trapped in front of the computer, pecking away. So what? So, lots? Patients are feeling unattended to as their doctor must prioritize paperwork...

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Your Smart Phone Dermatologist

Check this out. What you will see is the review of an app that helps the user to diagnose and keep track of moles that might be cancerous. Interesting stuff. I have two reactions. First, as the article rightfully comments, I am sure that there are a gazillion people...

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Medical Scribes Are A Band-Aid!!!

At least according to this physician’s perspective. I think this doc is on to something. In a world in which Alexa and Siri can readily do your bidding, voice recognition software and appropriately designed EMR’s should make the money spent on scribes, and the intrusion...

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The Future of Digital Health

As defined in this new book, digital health involves both digital and genomic technologies in applications pertaining to health, healthcare and related fields. Fascinating. According to this author, who chairs the digital health group on LinkedIn, genomic technology...

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