#Google #Glasses in the hospital: A “mixture of intrigue and skepticism. #HIT #EMR

When it comes to health information technology -- a term that encompasses everything from medical records to monitors -- John Halamka -- the chief information officer at  of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center -- is the man. Here he reports on wearable computing in the hospital. Here’s what we’ve learned thus far:   Patients have been intrigued by … Continue reading #Google #Glasses in the hospital: A “mixture of intrigue and skepticism. #HIT #EMR

Tweets from Boston meeting on health, the Internet and mobile communication

Check out #chs11 f for tweet from the Connected Health Symposium in Boston. Each year, Partners sponsors this meeting to look at how the Internet and mobile communication are changing the health care system.  Here's a link to the Tweetstream and a few samples below from a session on social networking and health. “ RT … Continue reading Tweets from Boston meeting on health, the Internet and mobile communication