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 ...

Focusing on the right problems / solutions – Ebola or no Ebola!

Thanh Tran, CEO of Zoeticx Inc. Donald M. Voltz, MD, Autman hospital – Ohio.   It is preventable medical error due to miscommunication! Recent Ebola outbreak has highlighted some healthcare challenges. Finger pointing has started ...

Zoeticx Opens its API to Third-Party Developers

Medical Record App Developers No Longer Need To Worry About Data Platform or Connectivity Zoeticx Opens its API to Third-Party Developers May 6, 2014; San Jose, Calif. -- Zoeticx, Inc., the developer of medical software ...

Commenting on IBM, Apple and Epic Alliance

In a recent article, IBM, Apple and Epic: Health IT’s Dream Team it was noted the alliance has some ‘particularly promising implications for healthcare’.  The goal of the alliance is to create a ‘true mobile ...

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 ...