Four ways the genomic data commons will advance cancer care October 20, 2016 By Donna Marbury A new cancer database, the Genomic Data Commons, aims to make research more accessible Six healthcare interoperability barriers to watch October 02, 2016 By Donna Marbury Is interoperability in healthcare a dream, or will payers, providers, and technology vendors finally come together to make data more available to one another? Improve your practice: Medical practice websites Practice websites are a valuable tool to attract new parents to your practice, and they can offer a wide variety of indispensable information that can reduce your staff’s workload. Opinion: Value-based medicine requires personalized incentives September 20, 2016 In today’s increasingly consumer-driven environment, personalization is not only expected, but a demanded part of the user experience. Three ways technology is improving the pharmaceutical industry September 06, 2016 By Mari Edlin Technology in pharmacy is leading to improved safety, accountability, and efficiency. Handling patients who want you to adjust glasses purchased online September 06, 2016 By Justin Bazan OD Gone are those simple days when nearly all patients purchased glasses from their eye doctors’ offices. Online eyewear vendors have exploded onto the scene, and the fallout includes the doctor/patient relationship. Teens open Pandora’s Box with sexting behaviors Many of today’s practicing PNPs grew up during the “difficult and rebellious” adolescent years when teenagers were trying alcohol, marijuana, drag racing, and attempting to access birth control. In retrospect, that adolescent lifestyle was simplistic in comparison to the complex, tumultuous adolescent life of today. Opinion: 3 healthcare trends that won’t change post Obama August 16, 2016 By Adam Sabloff The presidential hopefuls have very different views about the ACA. Expect three healthcare things that will stay the same even after Obama leaves office. Nine best practices in healthcare IT governance August 10, 2016 By Mark Jahn Many healthcare organizations lack the necessary governance principles, guidelines, and processes necessary for success in today’s technology-dependent environment.