Profile of Marianne Kolbasuk McGeeSenior Writer, InformationWeek
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Marianne Kolbasuk McGee is a former editor for InformationWeek.
Articles by Marianne Kolbasuk McGee
posted in February 2005
A new survey reports that most of these companies aren't far along in executing new strategies, processes, and practices to compete in the fast-moving worldwide market.
The idea of E-health records raise privacy and data security concerns, enough to cause some people in a recent survey to say they won't disclose necessary information to health care providers.
Dr. David Brailer unveils plans to speed the health-care industry's adoption of electronic records.
Companies must develop in younger IT workers the collaborative skills older tech employees use.
General Motors, Ford, and DaimlerChrysler are trying to get doctors in southeast Michigan to adopt technology to save money and cut errors.
The Maryland Safety Through Electronic Prescribing Initiative, or Step, aims to accelerate the voluntary adoption of E-prescribing among doctors in the state to improve patient safety.
The Internet system can track a hospital's patient care or a community's warning signs for disease or bioterrorism.
Under the demonstration, physician groups will develop strategies for improving care for the Medicare fee-for-service patient. IT is pivotal in these newer pay-for-performance models.