Why Doctors Helping Doctors?

Peter Basch

I Don’t Have Time for This… I know this is probably what you’re thinking, especially if you are a practicing physician, the very sort of person we hope will find the site interesting and useful.  I know this because I don’t have time for … [Read more...]

Is it Meaningful Yet?


12 year old James sits in his bedroom in Ann Arbor Michigan on a cool spring day in 1924. He has been feeling a little "under the weather" over the last two days and his mother is worried he might be coming down with a cold. However rather than … [Read more...]

Finding Meaning in Meaningful Use


The patient’s needs matter most and come first. When physicians ask me why they should embark on the difficult task of becoming ‘meaningful users’ of electronic health record (EHR) systems, this is how I tend to start and finish my answer. … [Read more...]