Healthcare EMR Blog

VA needs to hire some Healthcare IT Consultants

October 22, 2012  |  by benw  |  Blog, News

Lesson of the day: don’t run your practice’s IT like the VA does.  Whatever your opinions on the healthcare it provides to our veterans, the way it manages its’ data is definitively subpar. In 2006, an unencrypted hard drive with data on 26 million veterans was stolen from a VA employee’s home.  The ensuing notification …

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Tonic Health Review

October 15, 2012  |  by benw  |  Blog

Next time I go into Group Health in Seattle for my regular checkup, I expect to handed an iPad with Tonic Health’s app running on it. As an application that streamlines and improves the patient check-in process, including it as a service package makes sense for any organization able to afford the technological capital cost. …

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