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Treating the healthcare issue with tech — TechCrunch

The healthcare industry, with its maddening inefficiencies and an economic model that incentivizes disease care over health care, desperately needs a Silicon Valley-style overhaul. Why is the nation’s $3 trillion creaky, monstrous and convoluted healthcare sector seemingly impervious to technological change?

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Mobile Health Apps: Much to Consider

Mobile apps are a topic of frequent discussion in the healthcare field these days. Questions include what regulatory requirements apply, are the apps trustworthy, is information kept safe and secure, and others. 1,026 more words

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MyFitnessPal, You are Amazing

As I said in my introductory post, I had mild weight loss success in high school. I was seeing a Nutritionist every other week.  This was during a time before these health apps blew up in popularity, so my nutritionist handed me a binder full with food logs papers. 946 more words

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Top Physical Therapy Influencers You Should Be Following

Nowadays, you hear news first from social media instead of an actual newspaper or news station. And if you’re in the medical field, your peers are almost guaranteed to be on at least one social media platform. 303 more words

The Dell World DoMoreHIT Panel

On Tuesday March 15th, 2016 a the Dell Lounge at South by Southwest (SXSW) we hosted the #DoMoreHIT Thinktank event.

This was Dell’s 5th’s annual healthcare Think Tank. 805 more words

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Talking Cybersecurity with Mac McMillan

At HIMSS16, I had the opportunity to sit down with Mac McMillan, the Chairman, CEO and co-founder of CynergisTek, Inc., to discuss cybersecurity issues facing the healthcare industry. 844 more words

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National Doctors Day

On February 21, 1991 President George Bush declared in Proclamation 6253 March 30 would be National Doctors Day:

There is no greater reward in our profession than the knowledge that God has entrusted us with the physical care of His people.

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