May 29, 2013
Check out how Google Glass works within drchrono drchrono was started with a focus on mobile healthcare. When the team endeavored to create the best mobile experience we first built on iPad. It only made sense, the screen was a good size where physicians can see and show lots of medical data points. The iPad is leading strong with no real tablet competition. iPad was and will be drchrono’s focus for a long time, […]
May 24, 2012
Can Google inspire the healthcare industry? With the recent loss of Steve Jobs by pancreatic cancer and the need for better diagnostic tools to detect disease in its early phases, Google’s proprietary PageRank algorithm inspired a new way to determine cancer stage and treatment. Researchers from Dresden University of Technology in cooperation with biotech company RESprotect, designed a modified version of Google’s PageRank algorithm to rank about 20,000 proteins by their genetic relevance to the […]
January 17, 2012
Eric Schmidt of Google talks about cloud computing and how Google can help in healthcare through search analysis trending. In Eric’s examples in this video he talks about rises in anonymous query trends alerting google about potential Pandemic, e.g.: Flu Trend queries. In these situations Google alerts the healthcare professionals when these query rises happen. This alert system within Google saves 10 to 30 thousand lives a year.
November 22, 2011
Google just released Pages for business in its Google+ social network. There are a number of benfits to having a Google+ page for your medical practice, many are the same reasons for having Pages on facebook. Direct connection to Googles search engine Through the use of the “+1″ button, Google has tied Google+ directly to its search. There is also a feature currently under experimentation called “Direct Connect” that will allow searchers to find Google+ business […]
September 6, 2011
According to Eric Schmidt, former CEO of google, 3% to 5% percent of google search’s are health related. That is people are trying to find information on health. This was mentioned in a talk, which is now posted on YouTube. Very interesting stuff, seeing how google sees how important getting search right is in healthcare. They have a team of doctors dedicated to helping refine the search results in healthcare.
June 29, 2011
(Take this article with a grain of salt, it is just my perspective on Google Health.) Don’t get me wrong but Google is an amazing company. They understand hiring the best engineers, building the best search engine in the world and have extremely innovative email Gmail. Also Google had the vision, seeing what healthcare will be, an integrated ecosystem. That being said, healthcare is an interesting space, very different then web search and email. So […]
December 5, 2010
We now allow physicians to view their DrChrono EHR platform schedule in a HIPAA compliant way in Google Calendar. We built this feature based on a hugh demand from our customers! Enjoy!
We have made an update to the drchrono API, more interesting data that can be leveraged with our EHR API! To view the updated EHR API documentation you can go here, the docs are public. One thing to note – transaction records are read-only. Below are the fields that are now accessible – `appointment` | integer | appointment id `doctor` | integer | doctor id `doctor_name` | string | doctor name `billing_status` | string | […]
The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) on Thursday released a newfinal rule for electronic health records (EHRs), which increases the flexibility of the 2014 edition of certification and adds some criteria initially proposed in the 2015 voluntary EHR certification criteria now abandoned by the ONC. Although it believes that many of the reasons for creating a voluntary certification edition remain valid, the ONC opted to end its pursuit of this option after […]
Apple has done it again. Today Apple made an announcement with Tim Cook the CEO leading the way. Tim announced the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Both of these goes on sales on apple.com on Friday for preorder. The new models look amazing and both have larger screens. These new iPhones combine health and fitness monitoring, so Apples iPhone is jumping into the health care space. Take a look at this super interesting video Apple […]
Box, one of our investors and parters have an amazing conference every year called BoxWorks. This year the guest list included amazing people like Jeff Weiner, the CEO of LinkedIn, Vinod Khosla, the founder of Khosla Ventures and the cofounder of Sun Microsystems, to Jeffrey Katzenberg, CEO and Co-founder, DreamWorks Animation! Not to mention even a guest appearance from Jared Leto! Metadata in Medicine At the event, we announced we announced our launch of […]
Michael Nusimow, CEO of drchrono, was mentioned in a WIRED! magazine article about the online storage wars referenced in Aaron Levie’s keynote at BoxWorks ’14. Nusimow shared the stage with Aaron as he demonstrated the EHR company’s integration of Box’s feature for Healthcare, meta-tagging. View the whole article here - http://www.wired.com/2014/09/the-days-when-gigabytes-alone-could-sell-online-storage-are-gone-for-good/