By John Nosta
Today, education can play a role is creating the communicators of tomorrow who can articulate the mission and vision that is necessary to drive innovation. Read more >>
The advent of EHR software and the requirements to meet meaningful use have spurred a greater focus on the use of standardized code sets earlier in the patient care cycle. Rather than jotting down CO ... more.
While recent studies trumpet the many virtues of electronic health records there are others warning of potential limitations. One area of patient/physician communication that may be negatively impact ... more.
Drury University has created an innovative learning environment by employing online collaboration technology to bring the academic and professional worlds together. Students enrolled in the digital h ... more.
When considering whether or not to enroll in an advanced course of study there are many factors to take into account. Time commitment, cost to benefit ratio, online versus in-person, reputation of th ... more.
Over the past 10 years I have implemented electronic health records systems (EHR) from California to The Virgin Islands and everywhere in between. My travels have landed me in 75 unique airports and ... more.
Recently, while on-site during an EHR (electronic health record) implementation a physician asked me if I knew of an easy way to import wound photos into patient charts. I asked him if he used DropBox ... more.
The total number of jobs in the health care sector will increase by 5.6 million between 2010 and 2020. Many of these new positions will require employees to demonstrate competency with the application of digital healthcare concepts.
The limited number of participants per cohort (maximum of 16) provides the opportunity to tailor studies based on the specific areas of digital health communication of most interest to the individual.
Drury recognizes that educational programs must adjust to society's changing needs and that educational value resides not only in gaining knowledge but also in the practical application of knowledge gained.
All class meetings in the six course cohort program are delivered online using live WebEx meetings. Scheduled class meetings are recorded and accessible by participants at any time.
Drury's innovative program aims to bridge the digital health knowledge gap by bringing academics and professionals together in a dynamic accelerated learning environment while making full use of the technologies pertinent to digital health communication.