Turning Data Into Direction Read more

Turning Data Into Direction

DATA. This four letter word has created just as many opportunities as it has destroyed, much like the other popular, albeit more profane, four letter words. In the realm of Health Information Exchanges (HIE), “data” is a buzzword like no other. If you don’t have data, you definitely don’t have an HIE. So, with all […]

The Imperative for Financial Independence in HIEs Read more

The Imperative for Financial Independence in HIEs

As grant money from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) and other grantors dries up for Health Information Exchanges (HIEs), solutions are necessary for sustaining these very important entities. Some are flourishing while others are struggling or closing. It has become a paradox as to how and why some HIEs […]

Best Hip Hop of 2015 Read more

Best Hip Hop of 2015

It’s that time of the year again. The REAL comparative hip hop list! Ok, maybe not that since I only do this once a year and don’t actually review albums. What is different this year is not the quality of music, but the quantity of music. There were several artists who release multiple albums. Personally, […]