Lifestyle

Sen. Elizabeth Warren- HELP Hearing on Health IT

While it is sad that in 2015 we need a hearing outlining the importance of sharing patient’s medical info among their various medical providers, the truth is, we do. Thankfully, we have Sen. Elizabeth Warren  spearheading the movement to bring...
Read More

Better Health: One Step At A time!

FitBit makes getting in shape as addictive as checking Facebook and Twitter. Clip the tiny pedometer-like device to your belt, and each time you walk past the base station connected to your computer, it’ll upload how many steps you’ve taken,...
Read More

Electronic Health Info Petition

Have you always wanted easy, online access to your medical records? Did you know that in every state but one, someone else owns YOUR medical records? Take a look at this chart, which outlines exactly who owns your medical records. Are you as shocked and...
Read More

If Air Travel Worked Like Health Care.

This video is a hilarious, sad and unfortunately, quite accurate depiction of how fragmented our health care system is. Our health care system is antiquated at best, in a time where you can basically wear a computer on your wrist? How is this OK with...
Read More

Is Patient Engagement really just one simple question?

After reading this article by Dr. Mitch Kaminski in the Washington Post, it’s hard to argue the validity. This is a great reminder to all Medical Practitioners that asking your patient a simple question like, “what are your goals for care”,...
Read More

Is interoperability to blame for medical errors?

Taken from an article written by Erin McAnn- Managing Editor for Healthcare IT News, according to new data published by the non-partisan Gary and Mary West Health Institute, which sought input from nurses nationwide, the answer is an astounding “yes”....
Read More

MDCapsule CEO panels Schwartz Center “Thought Leadership Breakfast” on technology and the patient-caregiver relationship.

The Schwartz Center  was founded by cancer patient Ken Schwartz, who desired to strengthen the relationship between patients and caregivers through compassionate health care. The main mission of the Schwartz Center is to preserve and protect the human...
Read More

Patient Portal Survey

Create your free online surveys with SurveyMonkey , the world’s leading questionnaire tool. car domain
Read More

New Year’s Resolution a MUST for chronic illness.

By Cindy Swett As Lottie V Ryan, writes, this is one New Year’s Resolution everyone living with a chronic illness must make. “Every day I will concentrate on what I CAN do (and never dwell on what I can’t do). If this is your only intention for...
Read More

What Conference Promoters DON’T Want You To Know About The Digital Health Revolution.

As Anna McCollister-Slipp, Co-Founder of Galileo Analytics mentions here: (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/x-prize-foundation/the-grim-reality-of-digit_b_5984580.html?utm_hp_ref=technology&ir=Technology), the organizers of conferences focused on the...
Read More