Will Blockchain Ever Really Matter in Healthcare?

Maybe, but in much more focused ways than you think. Blockchain (Distributed Ledger Technologies or DLT) is being touted as...

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Laying the Track for National Interoperability

Four feet, eight and a half inches … This seemingly random measurement played a critical role in accomplishing what is...

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Northwell Health: Unifying Patient Records as Our Organization Expands

In healthcare, it’s been said that the electronic medical record (EMR) should be optimized for reliability, well-defined processes, uptime and...

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Adventures in EHR Land: Misplaced Patient Identities

When you spend your work life around health IT, every healthcare encounter becomes an opportunity for field research. I find...

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