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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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How To Radically Change the Health Care System

When the Affordable Care Act was passed, I was excited and relieved. Finally, I thought, I could enjoy a sustainable and effective healthcare system. Five years later, I realize that perhaps the idea of the ACA serving as the key to a vibrant healthcare system was a bit of a lofty goal. 235 more words

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What I'm Looking Forward to at HIMSS16: Privacy and Security

The 2016 HIMSS Annual Conference promises to showcase many new developments in the health IT field and highlight key areas of focus. In what will not likely be a surprise based on the focus of my blogging, I anticipate that privacy and security will be a primary focus. 682 more words

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