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November 2010 Blog Posts (5)

Social Networking: Aggregating Our Pluralistic Health System in Support of Health IT Adoption

The national effort to “e-enable” the healthcare industry is unprecedented in scope. Fully $50 billion has been made available through ARRA for broadband infrastructure, standards, outcomes research and incentivizing healthcare organizations and providers to become “meaningful” users of certified information technologies. This, not to mention the billions more in private sector leveraging happening right now through telecommunications providers, hardware and software companies, consulting firms… Continue

Added by Neal Neuberger on November 23, 2010 at 1:24pm — No Comments

Teamwork Improves Surgical Safety and Reduces Mortality

Like the cockpit, the operating room (OR) is fraught with high intensity, high complexity, high velocity, and high stakes. And as a capital intense location which serves as the financial engine of many or not most hospitals, there is pressure to use the OR efficiently. Like the cockpit, there is hierarchy, and a deep culture which includes strongly held rituals and customs. Unfortunately, there are also errors of omission and commission which lead to adverse outcomes including patient… Continue

Added by Stephen C Schimpff on November 14, 2010 at 9:04am — No Comments

HealthSaaS launches new corporate website

HealthSaaS launches new corporate website and announces HealthSaaS Consulting Services

Nov 11, 2010 – HealthSaaS, Inc. a leading Software as a Service organization in the Health 2.0 industry has announced today the launch of its new logo and redesigned website at

The new web site has been updated to reflect all of the products and services HealthSaaS provides including their new consulting services organization.… Continue

Added by frankille on November 11, 2010 at 11:08pm — No Comments

HealthSaaS Releases DiabetesPHR with Connectivity to Microsoft HealthVault

HealthSaaS today announced the release of an online diabetes management tool that is available at

Clackamas, OR, November 11, 2010 --( DiabetesPHR is a web based Software as a Service (SaaS) application built on a patent pending framework that enables patients to record conditions, doctors, blood glucose, blood pressure, medications, naturopathic remedies, sleep patterns, weight, treatments, therapies,… Continue

Added by frankille on November 11, 2010 at 11:06pm — No Comments

Leadership In Medicine – New Expectations, Time to Rethink What Leaders Should Be Doing

What should we expect of a physician leader today? I believe it should be something much different than what leaders do now.

Today, a hospital physician CEO might be expected to develop new or improved clinical programs, in part by recruiting the best and the brightest, by building new wings, and by purchasing new technologies. The measure of success would be improved finances as a result of added admissions. A dean might be expected to develop new research programs by building new… Continue

Added by Stephen C Schimpff on November 10, 2010 at 4:45pm — No Comments

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