Shahid Shah

Shahid Shah is an enterprise software analyst specializing in healthcare IT with an emphasis on e-health, EHR/EMR, meaningful use, data integration, medical device connectivity, health informatics and legacy modernization. He blogs at The Healthcare IT Guy, where this post originally appeared.

By Shahid Shah 11:43 am February 11, 2016
I have the pleasure of meeting or speaking with many digital health, health IT, med-tech, and life sciences startups every week.
By Shahid Shah 08:41 am November 12, 2015
If patient-driven healthcare spending has arrived does that mean we're ready for digital health or healthcare insurance retail stores?
By Shahid Shah 03:27 pm October 29, 2014
Given healthcare IT professionals can make $90,000 or more annually, there has been growing interest in the industry. To help separate fact from fiction and dive a little deeper in to the realities of these opportunities, Beth Kelly summarizes the projected outlook for specialized positions within the field of health IT.
By Shahid Shah 02:52 pm October 09, 2014
What follows are the dos and don’ts of each step in the EHR buying process; these tips will guide you when comparing options so you select medical software best suited for your needs.
By Shahid Shah 08:14 am March 31, 2014
I was asked a great question during a discussion with a tech publisher yesterday: "So, what's it going to take to achieve real interoperability in healthcare and how long will it take?"
By Shahid Shah 08:53 am February 03, 2014
I was watching the Super Bowl last night and lost interest after Bruno Mars' very nice halftime concert so I started picking up some "Read it Later" articles I saved late last year; one specifically caught my eye.
By Shahid Shah 09:23 am January 27, 2014
Recently I was invited by the Patient Privacy Rights Foundation to lead a discussion that addressed patient privacy concerns and potential solutions for doctors working with EHRs.
By Shahid Shah 09:35 am November 15, 2013
Earlier this week I spoke at Atlanta Healthcare IT Leadership Summit on ACOs and what I call “accountable tech."
By Shahid Shah 09:28 am July 08, 2013
There are obvious pros and cons to both sides of the debate but it's a "win/win" scenario -- you can't go wrong with either choice but one is more expensive than the other (in terms of dollars and opportunity costs).
By Shahid Shah 09:36 am December 26, 2012
App47 CEO and co-founder Chris Schroeder hosts a great podcast series called “What’s Appening!” in which he covers topics around enterprise-grade Mobile Application Management for securely deploying, managing, and analyzing business-critical mobile apps. Chris interviewed me for a recent episode in which we spoke at length about the management of...

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