John Trader is director of communications for RightPatient, a comprehensive biometric patient identification solution. Connect with him on Twitter @RightPatient.
By John Trader 03:37 pm July 13, 2015
As more healthcare organizations employ cloud software-as-a-service solutions to leverage their elasticity, scalability and ease-of-access, questions arise as to how these systems actually work and whether their effectiveness and feasibility translates into tangible investment potential.
By John Trader 12:20 pm June 24, 2013
There is no doubt that social media has fundamentally changed the patient to patient and patient to provider communications relationship for the healthcare industry.
By John Trader 04:38 pm March 11, 2013
Whatever your reason is for attending the HIMSS annual conference each year, there is never a shortage of education sessions, technology demonstrations, social networking, and meetings on meaningful topics specifically suited to your own tastes. While I was there, I asked some industry professionals what their key takeaways were from the...
By John Trader 01:28 pm December 11, 2012
It shouldn’t come as a surprise that social media is revolutionizing the way that healthcare communicates.
By John Trader 05:11 pm October 31, 2012
Although we all applaud the massive push towards electronic health records and the digitization of medical information, there are some very tangible cybercrime data breach threats that exist which could topple the momentum gained by the launch of the HITECH Act two and half years ago.
By John Trader 12:14 pm October 03, 2012
For some of us, it will be hard not to take an increasingly vested interest in how our healthcare is administered considering the rapid changes sprung from the launch of The Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act and subsequent meaningful use requirements.