Because my doctor's trying, desperately, to commune with the infernal machine, he's losing his most valuable and unique attributes -- his bedside manner and his attention to patients.
Denise Amrich, RN explores the intersection between health and technology, and does her best to help techies get and stay healthy...one blog post at a time.
Denise Amrich is a Registered Nurse, the health care advisor for the U.S. Strategic Perspective Institute, and a mentor for the Virtual Campus at Florida's Brevard Community College. Nothing in this article is meant to be a substitute for medical advice, and shouldn't be considered as such. If you are in need of medical help, please see your doctor.
Next to ads for local pizza delivery services on Facebook and Google, a health system in Pennsylvania is advertising a lung transplant service.
Healthcare cloud computing will reach $5.4 billion within five years.
If you abstract things far enough, you begin to realize that aerospace and healthcare are quite similar.
It's one of the most unreal things you're ever going to see, outside of a horror movie, and yet, it's surprisingly not gross.
You may think you know big data, but until you've flown through a virtual autopsy of a human body, you've never really lived.
Rather than seeing a doctor in person, Walmart shoppers may soon speak to a remote doctor through telepresence devices located in the Smart Care Doc locations.
We tech-loving folks should be aware of how delightful new inventions might get our kiddies into trouble.
A study by the National Cancer Institute implies that drinking coffee can make you live longer.
An entire girl's soccer team was infected with an outbreak of norovirus. The source: a reusable grocery bag that they ate cookies from.