Scott Mace from HealthLeaders asks, “Who should define the concept or process of a standardized patient ID?”
Where does innovation fit in at a time of ‘do more with less’ in healthcare?
What are the trends in aging? 1. More People, Living Longer, Living Independently Baby boomers started turning 65 in 2011. By 2030, the number of…
Pay now or pay later: how much consistency should EHR APIs have?
Given your interest in patients and families, how satisfied are you with the CCDA as a means for data exchange with patient oriented apps?
What are/could health IT innovators do to markedly improve healthcare and achieve Triple Aim goals, in lieu of forced compliance with CMS/ONC mandates, to offset Meaningful Use incentive dollars and associated reimbursement penalties?
In what ways does it make sense to extend Direct Project beyond those already defined by Meaningful Use?
Question number 9 of our “20 Questions for Health IT” project. Please comment in the comments section or on twitter using the #20HIT tag. View the other questions and comments here. Question from…
Question from Hubert Zajicek, MD, executive director of Health Wildcatters: ‘What trends do you see among health IT startups?’
It’s amazing how many companies forget trust when it comes to platforms, networks and user data, but it is fundamental. Facebook and Google may use my data, but the value is so high we tend to forgive and try to forget what’s happening, or tend not to dwell on it at least. I’m not so cavalier with my health data. We all weigh perceived risks and consequences, often attempting to keep the perceived risk low in our mind’s eye, but that’s more difficult with health data, and requires a deeper commitment to trust.