Better Patient Care with Smart Devices

Better Patient Care with Smart Devices

Two weeks ago I was forced to get my first smart phone ever...it got me thinking: what if I can use one smart device to run all basic business functions...to provide better patient care through an increased level of patient engagement, and streamline the office workflow so I can spend valuable time where it matters.

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Stanford Medicine X Conference Day 1

Stanford Medicine X Conference Day 1

This year's Medicine X focused on medical education. The emphasis was on patient engagement/ empowerment and how we, as medical professionals, can provide patients with better care though communication, collaboration, and educational materials...

As many clinicians train the next generation of students, they've noticed gaps in the educational system that they are now trying to fulfill. The results are more dynamic classroom learning through the use of multimedia and social media elements. There is greater emphasis now on interdisciplinary teamwork during the training stage...

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3D Printing + The Body + You

3D Printing + The Body + You

Two weeks ago, I attend this event at The Tech Museum of Innovation. The event was similar to the Thursday evening Art Mix at the Crocker Museum, but with an technological twist instead of the live music and exhibit-inspired activities.

During the main evening event, Scott Summit of Bespoke Innovations talked about how his team utilizes 3D printing technology to create functional and beautiful devices to fit the patients' medical needs...

In one of many display tables, Anatomage shows off their high-end "virtual dissection" table along with 3D printed cadaver models that look almost like the real specimens, but without the smell of preservatives and messiness to touch...

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