A free iPhone app that walks you through making Thanksgiving dinner is something to be thankful for.
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 who also has 20 years of operations, logistics, and editorial management experience. She is the health care advisor for the U.S. Strategic Perspective Institute, and a mentor for the Virtual Campus at Florida's Brevard Community College.Denise co-founded ZATZ Publishing, and has been the managing editor for its magazines since 1997. She was previously the managing editor for a number of Ziff-Davis technology publications.Nothing Denise writes 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.
Some people have taken the pox party idea too far, by trading in pox-infected lollipops on Facebook. This is very disturbing.
This survey madness in the healthcare setting is dangerous for many reasons.
Tuesday's federal report addresses the strong need for safety in health IT without irresponsibly discouraging progress.
According to a recent HIMSS report, only one out of ten hospitals is ready to meet the core measures for Stage 1 compliance with meaningful use.
To wish you a Happy Halloween, here are two fun apps to help you have a frightfully good time.
Here's the scary truth about Halloween dangers. Hint: it's not what you think.
The American Association of Pediatrics says TV is not a good thing for your two-year-old.
If you want to see what's inside a baseball, this one's for you.
Only 17% of medical practices are likely to report an incident of medical identity theft.
Facebook revelations about drunken revels might reveal a drinking problem.
Tweets were studied in order to compile information about people's moods.
Apparently, our current meaningful use standards for electronic prescription are too low to make a difference.
We're gearing up to this year's flu season. Here's a flu vaccination resource guide and a fun story about a TACKLEFLU texting contest.
Journalism groups cry out against government shutdown of public database crucial to malpractice oversight.
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- 4 Free and open source healthcare software for your practice
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