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Photo of human embroy by Dr. Yorgos Nikas/SPL, from Nature News 4/22/15

3 Big Scientific Breakthroughs That Will Change Our Lives

May 25, 2015

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Innovation/innovative companies, Neurobiology, RESEARCH, Salber:

Here are 3 scientific breakthroughs that are sure to change our lives – but, we don’t yet know whether the change will be for the better….or worse.

Tonic Health: Making Patient Data Collection Fast and Fun

Tonic Health: Making Patient Data Collection Fast and Fun

May 20, 2015

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Innovation/innovative companies, Practice Management, Salber:

The Tonic Health platform that makes patient data collection fast, fun and engaging.

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What’s Up with Births in the US?

May 19, 2015

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Salber:

Births in the US are down and younger women are having fewer babies….but wait…older women are having more. What’s it all mean?

Are You Better, Same, or Worse? Your ER Wants to Know

Are You Better, Same, or Worse? Your ER Wants to Know

May 16, 2015

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Entrepreneurs, HIMSS15, Innovation/innovative companies, Meaningful Use, Patient experience, Salber:

A simple electronic survey tool, SMARTworks EffectiveResponse, reduces risk and improves satisfaction for patients discharged from the ER.

Jonathan Bush & Mick

Jonathan Bush & Neil Versel: The Infamous Hard Rock Interview

May 13, 2015

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Practice Management, Salber:

Enjoy this video interview of Jonathan Bush by MedCity News’ journalist, Neil Versel, filmed by the TDWI team during HiMSS 2015 in Chicago

HealthSpot: Kiosk Care Powered by Xerox

HealthSpot: Kiosk Care Powered by Xerox

May 12, 2015

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Entrepreneurs, HIMSS15, Innovation/innovative companies, Salber, Technology in healthcare:

HealthSpot wants to bring the doctor to you instead of you going to the doctor – now that’s a good idea!

Fred Trotter, data journalist before the buzz cut!

Taking a Meaningful Look at Meaningful Use

May 8, 2015

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Big data, HIMSS15, IT, Meaningful Use, Salber:

By working with public use files related to Meaningful Use, the DocGraph team was able to map EHR vendors to specific doctors using their products.

Famous painting from 1891 of "The Doctor" by Samuel Luke Fildes

What is Patient Engagement? Depends on Who You Are

May 7, 2015

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Health care professionals, HIMSS15, IT, Patient engagement, Patient experience, Salber:

Pat Salber writes “some of the results of this survey shocked me, particularly the attitudes of the CIOs – technology is a tool, NOT engagement.

Donate Airline Miles to Make-A-Wish Come True

Donate Airline Miles to Make-A-Wish Come True

April 22, 2015

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Family and kids, Salber:

The Give Wishes Wings campaign encourages travelers to donate airline miles to Make-A-Wish to help make wishes that involve travel possible.

How Much Money Do US Doctors Make?

How Much Money Do US Doctors Make?

April 21, 2015

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Health care professionals, Physician reimbursement, Salber:

The 2015 Medscape Physician Compensation Survey answers the question “how much money do US doctors make,” inclduing who makes it and for what