Mostashari, Farzad

glass ceiling
By Gus Venditto 11:11 am February 10, 2015
Smart advice about rising to the top in a male-dominated IT world.
By Neil Versel 02:30 pm December 12, 2014
Not only is data getting bigger, it's getting smarter. In this age of big data, analytics in healthcare has expanded from business intelligence and revenue-cycle management to clinical care.
By Bernie Monegain 07:38 am September 24, 2014
In an op-ed in Wednesday's New York Times, former National Coordinator for Health IT Farzad Mostashari, MD, and Bob Kocher, MD, former special assistant to President Obama on healthcare and economic policy, make the case that the Affordable Care Act is indeed lowering healthcare costs and delivering better care.
Doug Fridsma, MD
By Tom Sullivan 11:01 am September 22, 2014
The exodus from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT continued on Monday when it announced that Doug Fridsma, MD, is stepping down from his post as chief scientist.
eClinicalWorks CEO Girish Navani
By Bernie Monegain 10:45 am September 03, 2014
The Department of Homeland Security has gone live with eClinicalWorks' cloud-based electronic health record system at 23 sites across the country.
Closeup of tire on road
By Bernie Monegain 10:05 am July 14, 2014
As David Blumenthal, MD, sees it, Stage 2 is where the rubber meets the road for the Meaningful Use EHR Incentive Program -- the government's grand scheme to drag the American healthcare system, kicking and screaming, into the 21st Century. But, is it proving to be just too much for most providers?
By Bernie Monegain 11:46 am June 26, 2014
After talking recently with former National Coordinator for Health Information Technology David Blumenthal, MD, there seemed to be reason to be optimistic about the promise of health information technology, about moving the healthcare system as we've known it -- paper-based and clunky -- to one that is digital and, well, less clunky.
By Bernie Monegain 11:28 am June 26, 2014
As David Blumenthal, MD, sees it, Stage 2 is where the rubber meets the road for the Meaningful Use EHR Incentive Program -- the government's grand scheme to turn the American healthcare system on its head.
Former ONC chief Farzad Mostashari, MD (Kaiser Health News photo)
By Bernie Monegain 07:00 am June 18, 2014
With characteristic poetic flourish and $4.5 million in seed money, former National Coordinator for Health IT Farzad Mostashari, MD, today launched Aledade, a startup aimed at helping primary care doctors "do well by doing good." To that end, he will help physicians form accountable care organizations.
Illustration of analytics concept
By Neil Versel 08:20 am May 22, 2014
In this age of big data, analytics in healthcare has expanded from business intelligence and revenue-cycle management to clinical care.

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