June 2015


Jason Weisstein, M.D., M.P.H. – Top Doctors 2015

By Cynthia Rubin
Jason Weisstein earned a master’s degree in epidemiology from Columbia University in 1994, focusing on public health and examining global issues like water quality and vaccinating underserved populations. Then, studying…

KPH gets bedlinen

By Jamaica Observer
[Modernizing Medicine employee] Chantel Kelly (second left), an American born to Jamaican parents, today donated 480 sheets to the Kingston Public Hospital for their beds.

Debate continues over electronic records, paper charts

By Kenneth A. Beckman, MD, FACS
Ophthalmologists around the country continue to struggle with the mandate to transition to electronic health records. While there is great opportunity for added efficiency in the future as the technology improves, the…

EHRs in gastroenterology: Burden or boon?

By Carrie Pallardy
EHRs are an integral part of the healthcare transformation taking place, but they spark a contentious debate. Four practicing gastroenterologists - including Elliot Ellis, MD, Team Lead, EMA Gastroenterology, Modernizing…