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Digital Health Revolution Long Awaited, Much Misunderstood

Jim Molpus

Digital medicine is more than simply cool gadgets—it can transform the practice of healthcare, as well as its cost. But the revolution has only just begun, says a new book. >>>


Editor's Picks

7 Reasons Hospitals Buy Technology They Don't Need

We keep hearing that health providers should be cutting costs, so why do healthcare chiefs keep buying high-priced gadgets and gizmos that don't improve quality of care? Ego, vanity, and economics are the driving forces.  >>>

Q&A: Farzad Mostashari on Meaningful Use, Privacy

The national coordinator for health information technology at the Department of Health and Human Services, Farzad Mostashari, speaks with HealthLeaders Media about his top challenges in 2012. >>>

HL20: Thomas Hansen, MD—Breathing Easy: Simple Research Solutions

His goal as CEO is to breathe new life into the patients of Seattle Children's Hospital. But that's not enough for Thomas N. Hansen, MD, the brains behind the Hansen ventilator, a device that could lead to low-cost care for infants in impoverished places the world over. >>>

News Headlines

EHRs linked to errors, harm, AMA says

InformationWeek, January 17, 2012

Is 2012 the year of online patients?

InformationWeek, January 13, 2012

Hospital errors could become public under proposed new MO rules, January 13, 2012

WY officials search for options to Affordable Care Act

The Billings Gazette, January 12, 2012

Google helps ER docs to predict flu trends, January 12, 2012

A 'Star Trek'- inspired $10M X Prize for revolutionizing healthcare, January 11, 2012

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20 People Who Make Healthcare Better—2011

Determination and a willingness to take a chance are among the qualities we see in our annual HealthLeaders 20 as they set about dedicating their professional lives to making a difference for good in healthcare. >>>


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