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Bridging The Health Care Gap Through Telehealth

This case study looks at two telehealth models in Mexico and the U.S. targeting low- to middle-income parts of the population | Commonwealth Fund… 84 more words

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General Data Protection Regulation - will you be ready?

From 25 May 2018, all health organisations and arm’s-length bodies will need to demonstrate compliance with new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements. GDPR will replace the Data Protection Directive (1995) | NHS Employers… 89 more words

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Health Infor...whuuut?

That’s basically the reaction I got when I started telling fellow doctors that I’d started the Master of Science in Health Informatics program at UP Manila. 156 more words


Impact Assessment of CPOEs and CDSS: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Welcome back! I say that to both you and myself. It’s the start of a new school year. While this blog was abandoned in the second half of last academic year, this year I am hoping to put more into this. 970 more words

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Barriers to the Adoption of EHR Systems in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

For this week’s coursework in MI227, I have focused on the article tackling the barriers to the adoption of EHR systems in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. 749 more words

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Truth Springs from Arguments

Nature is saturated with feedback mechanisms ranging in scale from the molecular to the macroscopic. Feedback is defined as the process of mutual causal interaction: where A affects B and B affects A. 739 more words


APF Minicast #2: Global Health Futures, July 28, 2017

“Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.”–Albert Schweitzer

Today’s sessions at the Association of Professional Futurist’s annual meeting in Seattle, Washington, consisted of morning sessions on efforts to improve human health in the third world.  

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