Navigation Links
New Interview on E-Health Records with Dr. Ashish K. Jha of the Harvard School of Public Health on Talking Technology
Date:4/10/2009

Leroy Jones, Jr. has posted a new podcast interview with Dr. Ashish K. Jha of the Harvard School of Public Health on electronic health records and health information technology.

Washington, DC (PRWEB) April 10, 2009 -- Leroy Jones, Jr., a political commentator and government affairs consultant based in Washington, D.C., has recorded another episode of his podcast series, "Talking Technology with Leroy Jones, Jr."

The latest installment features an interview with Dr. Ashish K. Jha of the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Jha, who is an associate professor on Health Policy and Management and also a practicing physician at Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston, recently co-authored "Use of Electronic Health Records in U.S. Hospitals," which was published in The New England Medical Journal.

Among other topics, a primarily focus of Dr. Jha's medical research is "Information technology among other tools as potential solutions for reducing medical errors and disparities while improving over-all quality." Dr. Jha addresses electronic medical records and other health information technology, especially as it related to improving the overall standard of American healthcare. The full interview is available as a podcast here: http://www.technicaljones.com/2009/04/ehealth-records-new-show-1.

Dr. Jha also addresses:

  • Issues around electronic medical records and security
  • Penetration of effective medical record systems
  • Improving medical efficiency and reducing medical errors
  • Roadblocks to healthcare reform
  • The economic stimulus plan as it relates to healthcare
  • Effects of the new administration on healthcare reform

Listen to the full interview here.

More Information about Leroy Jones, Jr.

Leroy Jones, Jr. is the creator of Talking Technology with Leroy Jones, Jr., as well as PoliticalJones.com. He is a Political Commentator and Government Affairs Consultant based in Washington, D.C. For over 20 years, Mr. Jones has worked in federal government affairs, including public service as an aide on both sides of Capitol Hill and the Clinton White House.

Mr. Jones is the host of The PoliticalJones Report with Leroy Jones, Jr. which airs on various radio stations nationwide every Monday and Thursday.

More Information about Dr. Ashish K. Jha
Dr. Ashish K. Jha is an Associate Professor of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard School of Public Health, as well as an associate physician at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. Recently, Dr. Jha co-authored "Use of Electronic Health Records in U.S. Hospitals" (PDF), which appeared in The New England Journal of Medicine.

# # #

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/electronic-medical/42009/prweb2315494.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2009 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Life Extension Expert/NYT Best Selling Author Terry Grossman M.D. Available for Interview
2. Aethlon Medical Announces CEO Interview and Corporate Presentation Available Online
3. Interviewed Experts Expect Taxotere to Increase Overall Survival More Than Other Drugs, Including Lupron Depot, in Stage III Prostate Cancer
4. Grants Office CEO Available for Media Interviews on Stimulus Funding
5. In Hepatitis C Virus Treatment, Interviewed Experts Indicate That Telaprevir- and Boceprevir-Based Regimens Have Advantages Over Pegasys/Ribavirin in Sustained Virologic Response
6. Employment Technologies Announces Pre-release of EASyView Virtual Interview System, Reducing Employer Time and Costs
7. CFO of Genesis Pharmaceuticals Gives Live Interview on Bloomberg TV Asia
8. My1Stop.com President Michael Del Chiaro Interviewed by Entrepreneur.com for ecommerce Expertise
9. Interview with GI Experts: Discussions in Clostridium difficile
10. University of Minnesotas Internationally Recognized Stem Cell Experts Available for Interviews on What Lifting the Federal Funding Restrictions Will Mean to Stem Cell Research and to Patients Who Stand to Benefit
11. The Souls Intent: An Interview with the Divine
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/8/2016)... Indianapolis, IN (PRWEB) , ... February 08, 2016 ... ... serving the Indianapolis, IN metro area, has selected the latest beneficiary of their ... nonprofit organization dedicated to preventing bullying in area schools. Donations are now being ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) , ... February 08, 2016 , ... ... helped raise $792,000 to help combat pancreatic cancer. , Gary D. Radine, who recently ... who also was the American Cancer Society’s 2015 CEO of the Year , ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... Remember the old saying “rub some ... to Perry A~, author of “Calcium Bentonite Clay” the health benefits of integrating clay ... and detoxifying the body. , A former motivational speaker, Perry A~ has since dedicated ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... ... February 08, 2016 , ... FileHold's document management ... DocuSyst provides a cloud hosted environment for FileHold software that is pay per ... 3rd party applications using the FileHold web services API. DocuSyst also advises clients ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 08, 2016 , ... ... greater than 50% lower incidence rate of type 2 diabetes in the GrassrootsHealth ... ”It is time to make a change in public health,” states Carole Baggerly, ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/8/2016)... 2016  HemaFlo Therapeutics, Inc. announced today that the United ... Number 9,119,880 covering the use of NephroFlow to treat acute ... HemaFlo,s founder, said, "We are pleased to secure our rights ... Peterson , PhD, HemaFlo,s founder, said, "We are pleased to ... --> Dale Peterson , PhD, HemaFlo,s founder, said, ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... , Feb. 8, 2016  Sangamo BioSciences, Inc. ... genome editing, announced that the U.S. Food and ... New Drug (IND) application for SB-318, a single ... for Mucopolysaccharidosis Type I (MPS I). The SB-318 ... to initiate a Phase 1/2 clinical study (SB-318-1502) ...
(Date:2/8/2016)... , 8. Februar 2016  LivaNova, ... heute eine Infografik mit dem Titel „Epilepsy ... Welt), mit der der Krankheit gegenüber ein ... dazu ermutigen soll, Medikamentenresistenz bei Epilepsie auf ... allgemeinen Diskussion zu machen. Mithilfe der neuen ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: