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10th Annual Healthcare Unbound Conference, Denver, July 11/12

  This nationally recognized conference and exhibition focuses on technology-enabled consumer engagement and behavior change. Topics to be covered included innovative applications of remote monitoring, home telehealth, mHealth, eHealth, social media and gaming to help manage diseases, promote wellness and facilitate accountable care. The program features three new educational tracks: Track A: Government – private [...]

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St. Patrick’s Day Edition of the Health Wonk Review

Head on over to Boston Health News to read the latest in health wonkery! Tinker Ready greets us with the St. Patrick’s Day Edition of the latest and best coming from the health care blogosphere.     Tags: Blog Carnivals

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Announcing the Inaugural eCollaboration Forum at HIMSS12!

  Please consider attending the inaugural eCollaboration Forum taking place at HIMSS12 on Thursday, February 23, 2012 in Las Vegas at the Venetian Sands Expo Center.   Theme — Collaborative Platforms and Applications in Health Care This is the Health IT industry’s first-ever event focusing on collaborative health platforms and applications! We take an expansive [...]

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Heatwave Edition of Health Wonk Review

Check out the latest Health Wonk Review written by Julie Ferguson at the Workers’ Comp Insider blog. Cool down and review summaries of the best writings of the healthcare blogosphere. Thanks, Julie! Tags: Blog Carnivals

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Pirate Talk With Mom

I just got off the phone with my mom.  She’s a young 85. Mom told me about the cataract surgery she had this morning and the patch over one eye that she came home wearing. “So Mom, are you learning to talk like a pirate? …like ‘aye, matey’”? “I baby?” she asked. “No, aye matey’” “I-80?” “…er, [...]

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Incentive to Innovate: Giving Health Reform a Rocket Boost

by Scott Shreeve, MD We are entering an unprecedented season of change for the United States health care system. Americans are united by their desire to fundamentally reform our current system into one that delivers on the promise of freedom, equity, and best outcomes for best value. In this season of reform, we will see [...]

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Great Lawyer Jokes

A friend sent me these in an email this morning and I could hardly stop laughing: These hilarious exchanges are from a book called ‘Disorder in the American Courts’. They were recorded verbatim and published by Court Reporters that had the torment of staying calm and remaining professional while these exchanges were actually taking place. [...]

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Engage With Grace

This wonderful project is written up in today’s Boston Globe .  Happy Thanksgiving all! Vince by Alexandra Drane and the Engage With Grace team We make choices throughout our lives – where we want to live, what types of activities will fill our days, with whom we spend our time. These choices are often a balance [...]

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Attend the Best DM/Population Health Conference of the Year!

In a little less than three weeks, DMAA: The Care Continuum Alliance will open its 10th annual meeting , in Hollywood, Fla. – a notable milestone for an organization that has evolved with its membership over the past decade. I’ll be there, presenting with Dr. Victor Villagra on the "March toward Data Interoperability" and the [...]

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