Thanks for sharing Twitter's announcement. I was not aware of their DataGrants project before, but now I will keep an eye out for it. I'm in the skeptic camp about the usefulness of tweets for health surveillance/medical…"
"Hi KDan, welcome to the site! I'd say you should probably look into Masters programmes rather than Bachelors (you would be more employable and would probably qualify). You could do some IT courses alongside if you want to get more up to speed…"
I am a MD, trained in OB/GYN with experience with EMRs. No formal training in IT. Looking for a change in career that will allow me to be involved with the health industry change using my clinical hat to drive programs and utility…"
Thanks. I believe it is the cost and the transition which takes time. It should speed up though. Everything is electronic and hospitals and doctor's offices are the most visited places. so why delay?
I am an epidemiologist with experience in abstracting and analyzing data from different health systems. I was also peripherally involved in EHR implementation in an outpatient setting. My main interest is in extracting information…"