Electronic Medical Records – Past, Present and Future

By Dr. Donald Voltz, MD, Aultman Hospital, Department of Anesthesiology, Medical Director of the Main Operating Room, Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Case Western Reserve University and Northeast Ohio Medical University. A board-certified anesthesiologist, researcher, medical ...

Practical Steps Addressing Healthcare Interoperability

Dr. John Loonsk’s blog, “Where’s the plan for interoperability?” posted on Healthcare IT News September 22, 2014 outlines the challenges towards healthcare interoperability: Infinite extensible architecture Discipline towards execution – “Interoperability is not about bright ...

Will We Create Another Frankenstein EHR?

By Dr. Donald M . Voltz, MD, Autman Hospital,Ohio While many children will trick or treat, the DoD Healthcare Management System Modernization closes its bidding process today to replace their current EHR for active-duty personal ...