Posts Tagged ‘technologies’

How is Gaming Changing the Landscape in Health Care? Part 3 | Bill Crounse, MD, Microsoft

Friday, January 6, 2012 13:33 No Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
Bill Crounse, MD, Senior Director, Worldwide Health Microsoft Corporation answers the question, “How is Gaming Changing the Landscape in Health Care?”
In Part 1, Fabio Gratton, Co-Founder and Chief Innovation Officer at Ignite Health, answered the question, “How is Gaming Changing the Landscape in Health Care?”
In Part 2, Joseph C. Kvedar, […]

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Technology Is Not The Reason For Cost Escalation in Health Care – It Is How We Misuse It

Tuesday, October 26, 2010 16:18 No Comments

Guest post by Stephen C. Schimpff, MD
We are often told that the reason for the high cost of medical care is all of our new technologies and drugs. There is an element of truth in that but when used correctly, new technologies save lives and improve the quality of patient care and often improve safety.  […]

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