Con t en t HMT Think Tank By Rick Dana Barlow ™
Eyeing tech development in 2020 Visual acuity no match for creative ideation in high-tech world
s The Source for Healthcare Information Systems Solutions www.healthmgttech.com January 2014 Vol. 35, No. 1
Viewpoint By Rick Dana Barlow
Thought Leaders: Got speech recognition? By Juergen Fritsch, Ph.D., chief scientist, M*Modal.
DEPARTMENTS Industry Watch: RSNA Coverage
HMT Dashboard: ICD-10
tech world Health Management T
Visual acuity no match for creative ideation in high- echnology reached out to group of executives in the data analytics
space to clear up some of the fog, including: Gary Palgon, Vice President of Healthcare Solutions, Liaison Technologies; Ed Park, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Offi cer, athenahealth; Pallav Sharda, M.D., Director of Product Strategy, Omnicell Inc.; Juergen Fritsch, Chief Scientist, M*Modal; Ronald Razmi, CEO, Acupera; John Glaser, Ph.D., CEO, Health Services, Siemens Healthcare; Joe Petro, Senior Vice President, Healthcare Research and Development, Nuance Communications; Brad Ryan, General Manager of Payer and Provider Solutions, IMS Health; Chris Watson, Chief Marketing Offi cer, Brightree LLC; J.P. Fingado, President & CEO, API Healthcare; Lenny Reznik, Director of Marketing, Agfa HealthCare Corp.; Stuart Long, Chief Marketing and Sales Offi cer, Capsule Tech Inc.; David Caldwell, Executive Vice President, Certify Data Systems; Michael Dahlweid, M.D., Ph.D., General Manager, Product Management, GE Healthcare IT.
Preventing clinical data exhaust streams It’s for effectiveness and effi ciency, not environmental, motives.Part 2 of HMT’s analytics January feature. By Rick Dana Barlow
14 Predictions for Healthcare in 2014 By Mansoor Khan, CEO, Alere Analytics
STRATEGIC DIRECTIVES 18
TACTICAL OPERATIONS 20
Two sides of telemedicine implementation: Clinical users and
solutions providers By Gorkem Sevinc, MS, CIIP; Paras Khandheria, M.D.; and Robert Kolodner, M.D.
20 January 2014 HEALTH MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY www.healthmgttech.com
Population health management in a
clinically integrated network By Melanie Ezzell-Nelson