For a quite some time patients have been excluded from accessing their medical records that contain clinical information about their health problems, resulting in an enforced health illiteracy. In 2010 OpenNotes was birthed and this video below tells a powerful story on how open sourcing healthcare information and sharing that information with other doctors is impacting lives.
The healthcare landscape is evolving. Your organization must comply with changes associated with the Affordable Care Act, new regulations, connect to the wider healthcare community, overhaul inefficient processes/models, and cut costs—all while delivering safe, quality patient care. Leading healthcare organizations have adopted open source solutions because proprietary systems are negatively impacting information technology (IT), making it hard to address healthcare priorities.