The incredible potential to improve global health delivery through appropriate use of health information technology (HIT) drives discussion in this community. Members connect to learn about feasibility, planning, and implementation of a broad spectrum of HIT projects, including electronic medical record systems and mobile devices.

Community moderators

Joaquin Blaya, PhD
Brigham And Women's Hospital - BWH; eHealth Systems; Harvard Medical School; Partners In Health - PIH
A/Prof. Terry HANNAN
American Medical Informatics Association - AMIA; Australasian College of Health Informatics - ACHI

Current Expert Panels

Designing Health IT: From Health Systems Design to User Interfaces

June 1, 2015 - June 5, 2015 91 Replies

There is significant evidence that design can stimulate healthy behavior, but the field of design in health IT is still nascent. Join our group of expert panelists to discuss design and its impact.

Recent discussion topics

Recommendations for a National health IT certification agency

By Joaquin Blaya, PhD on 04 Sep, 2015 0 Replies

Hi everyone, In talking with a colleague they mentioned that their country is going to create a national certification agency, similar to the US ONC Health IT Certification Program(…

3D Bioprinting and Medical 3D printing

By Amal Bholah on 01 Sep, 2015 5 Replies

Dear members, There will be a conference at the University of Pecs on 3D bioprinting and Medical 3D printing. Here is the link Are there members…

Digital health system in Namibia

By Adele Botha on 29 Aug, 2015 6 Replies

Hi all. Can you please help me. I am looking for any information regarding a national Health Information System. Is there an accessible description, strategy or overview? I have a P HD student that is interested in a study that will need to consider such…

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mass general hospital

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Ahmed Bialy

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Pankaj Khare

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Bliss Healthcare, Inc

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United States