March 29, 2011 Tags: Medical Tools
Health information technology (HIT) holds promise for facilitating vast improvements in care and, ultimately, in the health of Americans, but achieving that potential remains a daunting task…
Clinical processes must evolve so as to improve care and be more responsive to patients’ needs, and HIT’s capabilities mu
Less Talk, More Medicine
March 08, 2011 Tags: None
Medicine is rapidly changing in the United States from a cottage industry to one dominated by large hospital groups and corporations, but the new efficiencies can be accompanied by a telling loss of intimacy between doctors and patients. And no specialty has suffered this loss more profoundly than psychiatry.