By William Hersh – Even though many medical students and physicians do not acknowledge it, information has always been a major focus of clinical practice. Physicians have always spent a great deal of time with information, as evidenced by studies that describe time use of physicians.Read More
William Hersh MD
By William Hersh MD – Long-time readers of this blog know that a substantial part of my work life around 2010-2013 involved developing the health information technology curriculum for the ONC. I posted in this blog about the project when it was funded as well as it came to an end.
By William Hersh MD – Being concerned with representation of information and knowledge, researchers in informatics sometimes express concern with the concept of “semantic drift,” where the meaning of words and concepts changes over time.