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Social media for the practicing physician

The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) released guidelines for incorporating social media tools to help family physicians. I believe that every practicing physician should play an active role in social media to keep up with the latest medical trends and

Social media for the practicing physician

The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) released guidelines for incorporating social media tools to help family physicians. I believe that every practicing physician should play an active role in social media to keep up with the latest medical trends and

Everything you need to know about teleradiology

Teleradiology has revolutionized the field of diagnostic radiology and is a growing segment. This article discusses the history of teleradiology, the legal implications, and current applications. Full article here: http://pubs.rsna.org/doi/full/10.1148/radiol.2433070350

Everything you need to know about teleradiology

Teleradiology has revolutionized the field of diagnostic radiology and is a growing segment. This article discusses the history of teleradiology, the legal implications, and current applications. Full article here: http://pubs.rsna.org/doi/full/10.1148/radiol.2433070350

EPIC and InterSystems rated best among healthcare providers

In a recent KLAS report, healthcare providers rated EPIC and InterSystems highest for health information exchange and interoperability. While I do not have any personal experience with InterSystems, I completed a rotation as a medical student using EPIC, and found it

EPIC and InterSystems rated best among healthcare providers

In a recent KLAS report, healthcare providers rated EPIC and InterSystems highest for health information exchange and interoperability. While I do not have any personal experience with InterSystems, I completed a rotation as a medical student using EPIC, and found it

Study shows the use of online resources may help prevent major depression

A randomized controlled trial published in the Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA) looked at the utilization of online tools in the treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD). The participants who were at high risk for developing MDD were divided into groups: The intervention

Study shows the use of online resources may help prevent major depression

A randomized controlled trial published in the Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA) looked at the utilization of online tools in the treatment of major depressive disorder (MDD). The participants who were at high risk for developing MDD were divided into groups: The intervention

CDC creates STD treatment guidelines mobile app

The recently updated app serves as a modern reference guide for providers who treat sexually transmitted diseases in clinical practice. The mobile based platform allows for easy accessibility. More information here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/std-tx-guide/id655206856?mt=8&ign-mpt=uo%3D8

CDC creates STD treatment guidelines mobile app

The recently updated app serves as a modern reference guide for providers who treat sexually transmitted diseases in clinical practice. The mobile based platform allows for easy accessibility. More information here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/std-tx-guide/id655206856?mt=8&ign-mpt=uo%3D8

Free mobile app to incentivize patients to take medications

Mango Health is an interesting app that is designed to help people take their medications in a timely manner. Patients get regular reminders on their phone when it is time to take medications. Every time patients take the scheduled meds,

Free mobile app to incentivize patients to take medications

Mango Health is an interesting app that is designed to help people take their medications in a timely manner. Patients get regular reminders on their phone when it is time to take medications. Every time patients take the scheduled meds,

A universal viewing program to integrate patient health information for providers

An underlying predicament in the current American healthcare system is the lack of integration among EMR platforms between hospitals. Vital Images, Inc (Vital) creates a novel personalized viewing program to help clinicians quickly access patient health information across multiple EMR platforms. Full article: https://chimecentral.org/vital-launches-unique-personalized-hieemr-viewing-platform/

A universal viewing program to integrate patient health information for providers

An underlying predicament in the current American healthcare system is the lack of integration among EMR platforms between hospitals. Vital Images, Inc (Vital) creates a novel personalized viewing program to help clinicians quickly access patient health information across multiple EMR platforms. Full article: https://chimecentral.org/vital-launches-unique-personalized-hieemr-viewing-platform/