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1/16/2014
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Kaveh Safavi
Kaveh Safavi
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3 Trends Are Reshaping Healthcare IT

Skepticism of innovative health technology is nothing new. But trends such as social technology will redefine healthcare's future.
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2/8/2014 | 6:08:43 PM
Pass on the shiny, bells/whistles of tech
Unless and until industry becomes a heck of a lot more vigilant/successful with regard to securing confidential personal data, I have no desire to share my medical information (electronic or otherwise) with anyone on a widespread scale.  If the average person knew 1/10th of the breaches/lost laptops containing sensitive data that occur, I doubt the attitude would be so cavalier/gung-ho about sharing.
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1/17/2014 | 12:39:24 PM
Reduce costs and increase efficiency
These developments should both reduce the cost of individual healthcare "transactions" and make them faster for both the physician and patient.
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