A seasoned healthcare information technology (IT) entrepreneur, Dr. Edmund Billings helped pioneer the development of electronic medical records (EMR). In 2007 Edmund co-founded Open Health Data, an open source company formed to leverage the transition of healthcare data from creation and sharing to use and reuse.
Is the ICD-10 pilot forecast a perfect storm for healthcare? The “perfect storm” will be quickly descending upon the healthcare system.
This is EHR survival of the fittest and only well designed EHRs will survive. Did you choose a survivor or, better yet, a thriver?
When will provider organizations demand open platforms to unleash health IT innovations for patients and providers?
Department of Defense EHR system goes commercial as the DoD moves forward with the intent to acquire a commercial EHR solution.
A question: What is the opposite of health IT return on investment? The answer: Unintended financial consequences, or UFCs, for short.
“No aspect of health IT entails as much uncertainty as the magnitude of its potential benefits.”
Dr. Edmund Billing describes why open platforms are the key to health IT interoperability and how APIs are starting to become a reality in healthcare.
Edmund Billings, MD explains how the lack of health IT interoperability is a flawed business model that stifles innovation and the benefits of open APIs.
Edmund Billings, MD, explores the recent Rand Report results and discusses reversing the law of unintended consequences of the EHR system
Is Healthcare IT In A Dysfunctional Relationship with Healthcare? Dr. Billings explores the RAND Report’s recent findings on the performance of healthcare IT