HealthBlog

Thoughts, comments, news, and reflections about healthcare IT from Microsoft's worldwide health senior director Bill Crounse, MD, on how information technology can improve healthcare delivery and services around the world.
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    Windows Media Center for eHealth

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    Happy Holidays from all of us in Microsoft's Healthcare and Life Sciences team. Isn't the holiday season great! I feel so blessed to be spending quality time with my family and friends. A couple of nights ago we were with friends and after dinner the...
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    Does Computerized Physician Order Entry (CPOE) Reduce Patient Safety?

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    Writing this title, even in the form of a question, on a technology-oriented Healthcare blog feels like sacrilege; like an employee making a politically incorrect statement (choose one of your favorites here) at the annual policy meeting of the HR leadership...
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    Guest Blogger

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    It is evident to anyone who scans Microsoft's Healthcare Blog that Dr Bill Crounse has an extremely busy schedule. I have no doubt that you will be pleased to learn that Dr Crounse is at last taking a well-deserved vacation through January 3rd, 2006....
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    Windows Mobile: Development platform for health enabled Smartphones

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    This morning I had the pleasure of keynoting the opening session at the Medical Records Institute's National Conference on m-Health (mobile) and EOE in San Diego. Qualcomm VP Don Jones preceded me at the podium with a presentation titled "The Momentous...
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    Microsoft Healthcare Industry Director Offers 5 Trends to Watch

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    I've just returned to Seattle from TETHIC and CDHCC in Washington, D.C. While there, I had an opportunity to facilitate the summit leadership group discussions on Wednesday and participate in panel discussion following a presentation by Doug Bush, VP...
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    Transparency in Clinical Quality Indicators: The Future is Now

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    I have just returned from our Healthcare Executive Forum event in Minneapolis. More than 30 customers came from across Minnesota and Kansas, from Allina to Mayo , to join us at the Grand Hotel . It’s terrific to see so many folks from the c-suite as well...
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December, 2005