Anyone who has interacted with our healthcare system knows that, at best, it’s broken. But, with the right combination of policy and technology, we can make a few giant leaps towards creating a patient-friendly system.
I was given the opportunity to testify before the Health IT Standards and Policy Committees regarding measurement development. While this is a very important issue, there’s a bigger picture that we’re missing in Meaningful Use.
I’ve sat on a fair amount of boards and committees over the past decade. I’m often the youngest, most technologically savvy, and probably the only one who actually enjoys Robert’s Rules of Order. Out of this, I have come to strongly believe that government transparency is essential to address most public health issues. I could argue [...]