« Pathologist Satisfaction with "Pod Lab" Positions | Main | Who Really Benefits from the Interconnectivity of Medical Records? »

Comments

W.P. Fleischmann

Benjamin Sasse at UT Austin recently described the market-driven impediments to interoperability this way: "if you want a sticky patient, why would you ever make a patient portable and available to your competitor?"

http://news.cnet.com/8301-13578_3-10199405-38.html

Ole Eichhorn

Bruce, this is a great point, I've wondered about this myself. Although "everyone" touts interoperability as a key goal, it seems interoperability between vendors delivers value, but interoperability between competing hospitals is not needed or even desired.

The comments to this entry are closed.

Corporate Underwriters





  •  

     
     

     
     
     
     

Search Lab Soft News

  • Google

    WWW
    labsoftnews.typepad.com

Subscribe to Lab Soft News (Email and RSS Feeds)

Your email address:


Powered by FeedBlitz

November 2018

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
        1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30  
Blog powered by Typepad
Member since 12/2005