Technology

What’s wrong with today’s Portal?

John Moore from Chilmark Research , a leading industry analyst firm focusing solely on health IT, wrote an insightful article on what is wrong with today’s healthcare portals. Reading John’s article got me thinking about why I started MDCapsule...
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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...
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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,...
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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...
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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”....
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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...
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Patient Portal Survey

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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...
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The Great Divide: Dr/Patient Relationship

“Joan Eisenstodt didn’t have a stopwatch when she went to see an ear-nose-and-throat specialist recently, but she is certain the physician was not in the exam room with her for more than three or four minutes. He looked up my nose, said it was...
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Who taught you what it means to be an entrepreneur?

  At the Idea Fest this fall, Roger Newton, founder of Esperion Therapeutics started his talk by thanking his mentors. He started in college with the person who taught him bench science and named individuals who have helped him during his entire...
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