Healthcare IT

How To Teach Kids (Digital) Health Literacy?

We strongly believe that only digital health can bring healthcare into the 21st century and make patients the point-of-care. In a world of social companion robots, chatbots, or artificial intelligence buddies, adults have the responsibility to teach kids well how to live a healthy life with the available technologies, how to balance between the online

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Q&A: Microsoft Healthcares Peter Lee on How the Cloud Will Transform Health IT

From security to collaboration, the tech giant envisions major benefits for patients and providers. Cloud technology is becoming a crucial solution for healthcare systems of all types. No provider is too large or small to benefit, says Peter Lee, corporate vice president of Microsoft Healthcare.From a one-nurse clinic in Kenya to Kaiser Permanente and everything

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Electronic Health Records: Is Corporate Profitability Key to Innovation?

Innovation in the electronic health record (EHR) segment has been long overdue. The primary cause of the lack of innovation is the issue with data interoperability between various platforms. Different hospitals across the nation have different platforms to collect patient healthcare records. These platforms are not compatible with each other. Several standards or specifications such

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What Can Healthcare IT Leaders Do To Flip the Script on Physician Burnout?

On Monday, June 3, leaders from the Wilmington, Delaware-based Nemours Childrens Health System engaged in a broad panel discussion around physician well-being, at the Mid-Atlantic Health IT Summit, being held at the Hilton City Avenue Hotel in Philadelphia, and sponsored by Healthcare Innovation. The executives panel session was entitled How Physician Informatics Can Increase Engagement

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