Physician Community Podcast

Episode #18: Going Mobile in a Hospital Setting


Michael Blum, MD, cardiologist, Professor of Medicine and CMIO at University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center, and Seth Bokser, MD, pediatric hospitalist, Assistant Clinical Professor, and Medical Director for IT at UCSF Children’s Hospital, share the implementation process and benefits of mobile technology in a hospital setting. This discussion covers the importance of mobile solutions, care processes, clinician workflows, the Mobility Ecosystem and the challenges associated with mobile technology. The interview was conducted by Jack Varga, MD, MHSA, CPHIMS, FHIMSS, Physician Informaticist, Veterans Health Administration, Washington, DC.