As clinicians, we are all first and foremost scientists. We have been trained on the “scientific method” - to clearly understand the problem, the hypothesis, the interventions, the outcome, and the implications for future study.
In 2007, the IHI introduced the Triple Aim in reaction to debate for healthcare reform. They defined a way to better deliver cost-effective healthcare to improve population health.
In the same way that musicians, toymakers, and television producers took advantage of the “baby boom” in the 1950s and 1960s, the time has come for senior care digital technology to jump on the bandwagon of opportunity.
Startups should build their product, from the outset, in a HIPAA-compliant way to avoid penalties, risk to sales, and costly technical debt that’s often revealed during due diligence.
It wasn’t until she pointed out that I had founded, self-funded, and built my company with virtually no resources, that I started to truly think of myself as a startup founder and entrepreneur.
Alerts aren’t really “alerts” if you don’t know about them unless you actively open the patient’s EHR record first.