technology

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.
Three ways digital tools are helping fight ZikaFor healthcare organizations, now is the time to help address Zika fears by utilizing digital tools.
Pediatrician’s primer on sextingSexting is the act of sending or receiving sexually explicit or sexually suggestive photos, messages, or videos digitally by text, e-mail, or instant messaging from a smartphone or computer device. It is more common among teenagers than one might think.
Health execs, IT leaders, docs differ on telehealth driversDespite different drivers among healthcare leaders, telehealth is gaining momentum. Still, key barriers need to be addressed.
Diverse health IT partnerships are critical to interoperabilityAs managed care leaders, better care for patients can be achieved through increased medical data exchange through diverse and collaborative organization involvement.