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Apple's quest to reinvent digital healthcare

The iPad, iPhone, and much-rumored iWatch are all part of Apple's plan to sell health and fitness monitoring tools and services to consumers and healthcare providers.

By Feb. 10, 2014

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The psychology of healthcare reform

NICs, PUFs, PICs and NUFs--these funny-sounding acronyms hold some truths about the psychological reasons that people react so strongly to the healthcare reform debate.

By Nov. 11, 2009

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Healthcare innovation: The files are IN the computer!

President Obama's stimulus package is putting aside roughly $21 billion for healthcare technology and the development of electronic health records (EHRs). At this point when we say "billion" or even "trillion" it doesn't have much of an effect. So let's t

By Mar. 5, 2009

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The great healthcare word-of-mouth debate

While the rest of the developed world looks at the controversy over healthcare reform in the US with a mix of embarrassment and disbelief, Americans have experienced a raging debate this summer that was to a large part driven by word-of-mouth online.

By Sep. 12, 2009

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Misys aims to open source healthcare, but forgets the source

Is Misys open source? Where?

By Oct. 24, 2007

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Better healthcare via open source, Harvard med school CIO argues

The open-source movement may offer some clues as to how to solve the apparently intractable mess that is the U.S. healthcare records system.

By Jun. 25, 2008

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One of Uber's core crew said to launch on-demand doctors

Word has it that Oscar Salazar has been working to create a startup for the "1 percent" that will send doctors on home visits.

By Jan. 14, 2014

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Healthcare.gov said to be turning to tech giants for help

Obama administration reportedly asking Google, Oracle, and Red Hat for help fixing the problematic yet high-profile health care Web site.

By Oct. 31, 2013

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Health apps on the rise, but medical use is still limited

Health apps and gadgets are becoming more popular, but a lack of quality keeps them from being useful in medicine.

By Nov. 19, 2013

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Obama to meet with tech execs over glitchy HealthCare.gov

As the deadline for signing up for the Affordable Care Act nears, the White House asks advice from CEOs and other executives from Apple, Twitter, Google, Facebook, and more.

By Dec. 16, 2013