During the high point of union organizations, the National Labor Relations Board might not have been involved in health IT social media. But that has changed and, as such, doubt has been cast on policies that might otherwise be uncontroversial.
Transparency in healthcare is arguably both more important and easier than ever, in the age of health reform and the Internet. There's evidence, too, that it can help solve problems like hospital infections.
What with EHR interoperability limited on multiple levels, many stakeholders calling for significant changes, even ONC eyeing internal reorganization, here's a collection of suggestions about how best to proceed now.
A Stanford electrical engineering professor and her team has found a way to manipulate micro-implant devices wirelessly, bringing with it exciting advances in medicine and some potentially challenging health IT issues.