Tag Archives: Needs

Shift to cloud-based EHR needs careful preparation

As health systems evaluate replacing their electronic health records, they are considering cloud-based options. “I am seeing a lot more adoption and acceptance of cloud-based EHRs,” says Nate McCarthy, associate principal at ECG Management Consultants. “If their infrastructure is coming to end of life, they are saying, ‘I’ve got to invest another and $ 50… Read More »

Members Move Medicine: Transforming med ed to meet patient needs – American Medical Association

The AMA “Members Move Medicine” series profiles a wide variety of doctors, offering a glimpse into the passions of women and men navigating new courses in American medicine. On the move with: Kelly J. Caverzagie, MD, an internist at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) in Omaha. AMA member since: 1998. What inspired me… Read More »

‘Too Old to Die Young’ Is the Brazen, Twisted, Dark Fantasy Art America Needs

• Nicolas Winding Refn’s new Amazon series, Too Old to Die Young, was released last week.• The 13-hour series features an array of violence, much in reference to the current social/political moment.• Despite its almost-trolling pacing, the series is worth (at least some of) your time. So, I’m just gonna tell you how Amazon’s Too… Read More »

As renewed debate over health care reform begins to simmer in Washington, can journalists give the topic the attention it needs?

Dec. 14th’s lower court ruling that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional has again thrust health care back on the national agenda. It also gives journalists a chance to redeem themselves from what I have argued has been poor news coverage that helped fuel the public backlash against the law from the beginning. A lot… Read More »

Books Are What Every Child Needs in Their Life

The invention of writing was among the most remarkable incidents of humankind because through writing, preservation of acquired knowledge began. People started learning from their further collective ancestors. Humans built upon what their ancestors had done. Not just the spread of knowledge was facilitated by the invention of writing, but people also instructed each other… Read More »