By Garrett Grigsby & Robert P. Kadlec MD – The very word ‘pandemic’ conjures images of global disease and death. Educational campaigns highlighting the centennial of the 1918 Influenza pandemic are a jarring reminder that more than 50 million people died due to…
From our host of Healthcare de Jure – Matt Fisher is a Partner with Mirick O’Connell and the chair of the firm’s Health Law Group. When he is not practicing law, interviewing someone on his radio show. or parenting, he is penning thoughtful posts on healthcare. ICYMI we have you covered.
Tweet Chats are a great way to stay up to date and informed about the latest industry trends and topics. This week’s Friday Five highlights an assortment of those chats some of which you can join as soon as next week.
Follow and join the conversation with #WorldKidneyDay World Kidney Day (@worldkidneyday) is a global awareness campaign aimed at raising awareness of the importance of our kidneys. This week’s Friday Five updates us with the latest facts about kidney disease, how we can support the campaign and how to keep these important organs strong. Kidney Health for Everyone […]
By Matt Fisher – People as individuals and human beings are regaining an appropriate central focus in healthcare. The shift in thinking of putting relationships back to the front and center was especially evident during the annual mass gathering of the healthcare information technology sector at HIMSS.
Innovation is all around us and when it comes to healthcare new and improved medical devices and technology are popping up every day. This week’s Friday Five gives an overview of some of the latest in innovative health tech.
This time last week, along with over 45,000 other attendees, we were wrapping up our adventures at HIMSS19. It was an eventful conference and this week’s Friday Five seeks to pull it all together to give you a glimpse into our week-long whirlwind.
By Kristen Honey & Gil Alterovitz – Recently, the HHS Office of the Chief Technology Officer and Presidential Innovation Fellows concluded their first-ever pilot of a 14-week tech sprint: The Opportunity Project (TOP) Health sprint.
This week’s Friday Five takes a look at some upcoming health IT events, conferences and summits and what they have to offer.