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A Tale of Four Cultures

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series When Worlds Collide: The Cultural Side of HIT Failure

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series When Worlds Collide: The Cultural Side of HIT FailureIn an insightful essay 1 Chuck Friedman, a physicist and educator, described his growing interest in the “soft side” of informatics. He observed that solid code and reliable systems were often insufficient … Read More

Posted on January 12th, 2013 in Innovating Health Care IT
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The Culture of HIT Implementation

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series When Worlds Collide: The Cultural Side of HIT Failure

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series When Worlds Collide: The Cultural Side of HIT Failure“An account of technology’s frustrations can start anywhere, but sooner or later it leads to medicine.” – Edward Tenner In his book, Why Things Bite Back, Edward Tenner thoughtfully articulates what he … Read More

Posted on January 5th, 2013 in Innovating Health Care IT
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