Spotlight on Philip Bain, MD: Impatience Fuels Visions of Future Tools

Doctor with Tablet

Philip Bain knows what he really wants from health IT: “I want an individualized, life-long, evidence-based care plan for each patient that’s visible to all members of the care team including the patient, that’s available any time, especially … [Read more...]

Transforming Care: Care Coordination

EHR Benefits: Care Coordination

Fellow physicians share their insights on how use of the electronic health record (EHR) helps them better coordinate care: Dick Gibson, MD, PhD, Family Medicine, Emergency Medicine Chief Health Care Intelligence and Informatics Officer, … [Read more...]

Trying Out New Ways to Deliver Health Care

The New York Times | By Emily Ranshaw "At Village Health Partners, patients receive a year’s worth of wellness exams in a single visit; get their e-mails answered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week; and have their mammogram and M.R.I. results logged … [Read more...]

The Era of Electronic Medical Records: EMRs may be finally coming to a hospital or doctor near you

U.S. News and World Report | By Angela Haupt "Hospital and medical providers who use electronic medical records could be eligible for federal money to help with implementation." See full story … [Read more...]