The book, being released at HIMSS19, keeps an eye toward the future and provides an overview of how blockchain is influencing other emerging areas of clinical science, healthcare administration and healthcare technologies.
It’s the era we’ve named The Age of the Consumer. Guest blogger shares how now more than ever, hospitals need to serve and retain patients to stay in the black because patient consumers have much more choice.
What if we could have a rich narrative and the ability to machine process and encode important concepts within medical records? Our Health Story Project co-chair shares how natural language processing bridges the divide and makes both possible.
Several patterns emerged as we visited Davies Award winners, but one fact remained consistent: health systems are looking to health information and technology tools to maximize cost savings, improve care quality and identify opportunities for improvement.