technology

Four ways the genomic data commons will advance cancer careA new cancer database, the Genomic Data Commons, aims to make research more accessible
Six healthcare interoperability barriers to watch
Six healthcare interoperability barriers to watchIs 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 websitesPractice 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 incentivesIn 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 industryTechnology in pharmacy is leading to improved safety, accountability, and efficiency.
Handling patients who want you to adjust glasses purchased onlineGone 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.
7 strategies for physicians to generate big savingsMove your practice margins.
Teens open Pandora’s Box with sexting behaviorsMany 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 ObamaThe 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 governanceMany healthcare organizations lack the necessary governance principles, guidelines, and processes necessary for success in today’s technology-dependent environment.