Monthly Archives: September 2012

Top 5: “Around the World” stories from ehealthrecord.info

These articles were featured in ehealthrecord.info, a weekly email newsletter prepared by Longwoods, a Canadian publisher of academic, scientific and professional journals: eHealthNews.eu: Carestream Health has announced a workshop that will focus on training Polish healthcare workers to use their dental and medical imaging systems (link) eHealthNews.eu: the European Commission will launch a robotics-focused Public […]Continue reading «Top 5: “Around the World” stories from ehealthrecord.info»

Top 5: New Health IT Resources from the AHRQ Innovations Exchange

The Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) Innovations Exchange has five new Innovation Profiles related to health IT: Community Pediatricians Use Software to Diagnose and Manage Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Leading to Improvements in Symptoms (link) Primary Care Managers Supported by Information Technology Systems Improve Outcomes, Reduce Costs For Patients With Complex Conditions (link) Statewide, Team-Based […]Continue reading «Top 5: New Health IT Resources from the AHRQ Innovations Exchange»

Top 5: Sessions at the next month’s Workshop on Health IT and Economics (WHITE)

Five sessions from the agenda of next month’s third annual Workshop on Health IT and Economics (WHITE), with presentation titles and speakers. WHITE is hosted by the Center for Health Information and Decision Systems (CHIDS). Click here for the full program and more information.     Session 1 – HIT Impact on Cost, Quality and […]Continue reading «Top 5: Sessions at the next month’s Workshop on Health IT and Economics (WHITE)»

Top 5: “Graphic Detail” health charts from the Economist

In a section called Graphic Detail (ha!), the Economist shares interactive charts and maps that organize and visualize raw data to help identify trends and abnormalities. Here are the five latest that focus on health issues: Medicaid Nation: the proportion of people in each state who did not have health insurance in 2010, according to Census […]Continue reading «Top 5: “Graphic Detail” health charts from the Economist»