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The patient view of his medical record. User Experience Fail.

A Consumable Science executive, Tom Santi, indulges us with documentation of his recent user experience in scheduling and completing an annual physical and lab appointment. It glaringly demonstrates some of the issues with patient touch points in a legacy healthcare system. The provider/health plan names have been withheld to protect the guilty. Enjoy this tongue-in-cheek […]


Several trending stories made me ponder this question as we attempt to develop strategies to maximize our human capital and minimize its expense that usually is translated to productivity and healthcare costs. I posit a simple question: Do we want healthier employees or happier employees? Are they mutually exclusive? Should we strive for both? When […]


“The #1 killer in the US is contact with the US health care system.” “Congress has not updated the definition of a ‘medical device’ since 1974. That definition is in part: “an instrument, apparatus, implement, machine, contrivance, implant, in vitro reagent, or other similar or related article, including a component part, or accessory which is […]