Technology is enabling healthcare to accelerate its innovation and industry transformation. And I’m reminded of this whenever I walk into a hospital – I think of the best practices current physicians follow and the researchers who are breaking new ground on a daily basis. I believe cloud, mobility and collaboration technologies are the key building […]
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), with its Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act provision, kicked-started a healthcare technology modernization wave. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (a.k.a. “ObamaCare”) ignited a national dialogue about healthcare. These and other initiatives have spawned new and disruptive business models, blurred lines between […]
The main bridge into the heart of New Orleans, the Crescent City Connection will be an awesome sight to see for the 40,000 healthcare professionals descending on HIMSS13.
I had the opportunity to visit Denmark once again – this time I was there for the 2012 World Health IT Conference and HIMSS Europe. The wonderful city of Copenhagen hosted VMworld Europe in 2010 and 2011. It was great to be back! It turns out that I must have some Danish/Nordic blood in me […]
I recently had the opportunity to participate in a day-long strategy session with a small group of Healthcare CIO’s and CTO’s at the legendary Xerox PARC (Palo Alto Research Center) campus in Palo Alto. It’s funny, – although PARC is located directly across the street from VMware’s corporate Headquarters I had never visited the facility. […]
In 2011 I posted a blog during HIMSS Orlando that began with a famous quote from Albert Einstein….“we can’t solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them”. Where HIMSS-2011 felt like it was all about “what if we could…”. The buzz at HIMSS-2012 was all about execution. It […]