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Unity Farm Journal - 4th week of October, 2014 by Dr. John H. Medical Doctor While I was in China at the beginning of the week, Kathy maintained the farm and all its activities.   To prepare for Monday’s night’s frost, she picked all the mushroom ... Read on »
Incentives and Mechanism Design by Dr. Stanley F. Medical Doctor Why are Obamacare’s initiatives failing? There are several reasons. 1. Government is inefficient. It outsources all of its administrative services.   The contra ... Read on »
Tablet-based waiting room check-in company Phreesia raises $30M From Mobil Health News by Francine H. Patient ExpertHealth Maven New York City-based Phreesia, which offers a tablet-based patient check-in and payment service to healthcare providers, has raised $30 million in funding led by private e ... Read on »
Viewing patient engagement through the lens of pathology From Mobil Health News by Francine H. Patient ExpertHealth Maven The key to cracking patient engagement isn’t better kinds of technology, it’s understanding patients better. That was the theme that emerged from a panel discussion at th ... Read on »
CHE Trinity Health taps Sharecare for patient engagement tools From Mobil Health News by Francine H. Patient ExpertHealth Maven One of the largest not-for-profit healthcare systems in the US, Catholic Health East (CHE) Trinity Health has chosen Sharecare, the company founded by WebMD founder Jeff ... Read on »
What’s holding telemedicine adoption back? From Mobil Health News by Francine H. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Telemedicine has been around for a number of years, but it’s not yet an everyday channel for patients to receive care. A panel of providers and vendors sat down at the Pa ... Read on »
Is The US Prepared For Ebola – Special JAMA Article by Dr. Mike Magee Medical Doctor Posted on | October 17, 2014 |   A special article in JAMA explores what went wrong in Dallas. It opens this way: “The West African Ebola e ... Read on »
Return from South Africa by Paul L. Healthy Living Professional You’ve already read some health care stories from my recent trip to South Africa, but now please permit me some general summations of other things I learned. I ... Read on »
What is the Apple Watch Health Care Impact? by The Doctor's Journal Wearable devices are quickly gaining popularity in the healthcare realm. And companies like Wearable Intelligence are proving that wearable devices work through revol ... Read on »
Dispatch from China by Dr. John H. Medical Doctor On Monday and Tuesday I met with government, industry, and academic stakeholders  in Qingdao and Shenzhen China to discuss healthcare technology,  patient empowerment, and p ... Read on »