Author archive for Traci Miller

  • Just how far in usage and savings can telemedicine take U.S. healthcare?

    Erin McCann – Contributing Editor, mHealthnews Imagine, if you will, that all in-person doctor and patient encounters were conducted virtually.…

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  • Spotlight is on mental health after Robin Williams’ death

    By Katie Bo Williams, HealthcareDive In the wake of the apparent suicide of beloved comedian Robin Williams on Tuesday, the…

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  • 45% of physicians say EMRs make care worse

    Post orginated from: https://www.healthcaredive.com/news/45-of-physicians-say-emrs-make-care-worse/232679/ Dive Brief: A new study finds 45% of physicians believe EMRs are making patient care worse. The research,…

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  • Updated healthcare.gov gets mixed reviews

    From Boston.com article by Kelli Kennedy – December 3, 2013 FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Counselors helping people use the…

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  • Telemedicine consults may reduce errors at rural ERs

    Reuters Health article by Genevra Pittman, Nov 25, 2013 Emergency rooms in rural areas don’t see many very sick or…

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  • ObamaCare will create healthcare jobs

    Article by Ira E. Shapiro, The Hill blog, November 14, 2013 Despite the negative attention Obamacare has had recently, Obamacare…

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  • EHR Interoperability Remains Elusive

    John Commins, Senior editor, HealthLeaders Media, November 8, 2013 A lack of standards, privacy concerns, and proprietary and competition issues…

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  • 3 in 4 Patients Want E-mail Consultations with Doctors

    From Health Leaders Media article by Ryan Chiavetta, November 1, 2013 Research reveals a large discrepancy between how parents say…

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  • When Smartphones Do Dumb Things

    Mobile health apps are slowly revolutionizing patient care, but occasionally the revolution takes a left turn into lunacy and feeds…

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  • Is your doctor spying on your tweets? Social media raises medical privacy questions

    Article by Art Caplan, Ph.D. NBC News, Oct. 21, 2013 A friend recently brought to my attention a disturbing question…

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