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March 16th, 2013 — HealthIT
This is a series of blog posts touching on a few pertinent curiosities from HIMSS 2013.
Meaningful Use 2 mandates Electronic Health Records to support secure health transport to specifically fulfill the following measures:
- Measure #1: Providers should send a summary of care for more than 50% transitions of care and referrals.
- Measure #2: Providers should electronically transmit summary of care for than 10% transitions of care and referrals.
- Measure #3: At least one summary of care document sent electronically should be to a recipient with a different EHR vendor or to CMS test EHR.
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October 18th, 2011 — HealthIT, Market Watch
Inspired by success of the likes of Y-combinator, a number of incubators have sprung up in last few years. Its encouraging to see that some have chosen to focus on Healthcare. With a trillion dollar market and a dire need for innovation seems like a right way to go. There has been a lot of optimism on an increased VC presence in healthcare IT.!
Few notable incubators – Continue reading →
April 6th, 2011 — HealthIT, Mobile, News
Get your creative geek on and be part of the Health and Life Sciences application contest. The ten winning entries get an XBOX 360 console with Kinect for each team participant and a chance to make difference in Healthcare!
In addition to the application ideas on the contest website feel free to use the resources from Health hack-a-thons. Perhaps it will be great to see some mash-ups using data from http://www.data.gov/health.
Drop me a note if you need help connecting your mobile applications with HealthVault or are trying to explore the Health datasets.
Update: If you want to take your project to the next level, RockHealth might have some seed funding for you!
April 21st, 2010 — HealthIT, News
Thought this might be an interesting post from my personal blog.
April 29th, 2009 — HealthIT
Ushahidi has developed a really great application to crowd source information for crisis management of Swine Flu. You can check out the areas reported to have incidents of Swine Flu, as well as subscribe for alerts of possible cases in your city. Here is snapshot of this system:
Votereport.in uses this technology to report voting frauds in the ongoing general elections in India. A minor plug – Voterport.in is a sister site of WiseVoter.org, which I helped establish.