- Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Auto-Indexing in Healthcare – Brief
July 12, 2016
Dr. Hartzband discusses the use of auto-indexing and NLP in health care applications and their value to community health centers.
- Report from the Field – HIMSS 2016
April 1, 2016
A synopsis of key themes and Dr. Hartzband's perspective on issues raised at 2016 HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition, held February 29 – March 4, 2016 in Las Vegas, NV.
- ANALYTICS for Health Centers, Part 1
December 9, 2014
Read Dr. Hartzband insight on analytic systems innovations and trends for Community Health Centers.
- Report from the Field – HIMSS 2014
March 14, 2014
Read Dr. Hartzabnd’s insight and reflection on the annual HIMSS Conference and Exhibit, held this year in Orlando, FL on February 23rd-26
- Federal Agencies eEnable Healthcare
July 25, 2013
In a new “technology in focus” article, columnist Neal Neuberger looks at the finer details of the sources, objectives and availability of HIT program and funding initiatives.
- Patient Disengagement, and what we can do about it
June 19, 2013
As we enter the second half of the year, many of the long-anticipated provisions of the ACA are set to begin. In just a few months, starting October 2013, the health insurance marketplace open enrollment period will start, with coverage beginning in January 2014. Simultaneously, many of the consumer-oriented provisions of Meaningful Use Stage 2 are being implemented and deployed.
- Seen, Heard & Missed at HIMSS13
April 1, 2013
I arrived at the HIMSS13 Conference (March 3-5 2013) with a unique perspective this year; having serving as an abstract reviewer for the Meaningful Use and HIE presentation tracks I had an inside view on what was yet to come.
- Health Information Exchange? ACOs? Analytics? What’s it all about?
February 12, 2013
Community health centers have gotten considerably more complex – both clinically and operationally – in the past 5 or so years.
- Report from the Field: NACHC’s FOM-IT Conference (December 2012)
December 1, 2012
The National Association of Community Health Centers Financial, Operations Management and Information Technology (FOM-IT) Conference took place on November 12-14, 2012 in Las Vegas, NV.As a technologist, this conference is always interesting for me, as it allows me to see what topics are of interest and significance to the health center community.
- HEALTH INFORMATION EXCHANGE: Making It Work for CHCs
July 6, 2012
Simply stated, Health Information Exchange (HIE) is the electronic transfer of health care information across organizations within a community, health care delivery system, or geographic region, with the objectives of improving quality and reducing cost.