Suresh Gunasekaran Commentary
As many of us know, Twitter and Facebook are beginning to eclipse Google as the most valuable Web properties on the Internet. Many CIOs continue to grapple with the implications of social networking on communication within the enterprise. We are experimenting in the very early stages of using Twitter-like technology on our campus within the walls of the enterprise.
Our EHR vendor is Epic Systems. They recently made an announcement that they will be releasing an Epic client for the iPhone.
There is a lot of buzz around the industry on the dollars available for EMR efforts.
The question of stimulus aside, the provisions for Health IT are staggering.
So the VA has had some glitches with their EMR
If President Obama does invest a great deal in healthcare information technology and much of the money is directed at the EMR space, will it spur investment from new players?
Don't get me wrong, EMRs could be great, maybe even better than the WWW.
Like many other healthcare organizations around the country, my healthcare organization has made implementation of information systems a major