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Women’s Wednesday: Capital Area Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce, Washington, DC



View Women’s Wednesday – CALGCC 48506 on Flickr.com A pleasure to host a healthy and productive women’s community at the Center for Total Health (@KPTotalHealth) in conjunction with The Chamber (@DCLGBTBIZ). The courage of Rosie the Riveter and her colleagues continue to inspire (see: Photo Friday: Yes they could shatter glass ceilings. Meeting the women » » » » on to the full article

Design Sprint is the new Hackathon: Wearables in Health Care at Center for Total Health



View on Flickr.com The subject line says it all. In collaboration with Wearables Northeast (@WearablesNE) & Don Schwartz, Georgetown School of Medicine and one of its physicians-of-the-future Konstantin Karmazin (@zenkkarma), and Silica Labs (@silicalabs) Antonio Zugaldia (@zugaldia). We decided to move away from the hack-a/code-a thon concept and toward something that was less about competition » » » » on to the full article

The Healthy Meeting Revolution continues – what it looks like 2 years later



By now, most people know about the walking meeting revolution. This is the companion revolution, that’s been under way at the Center for Total Health (@KPTotalHealth) for over 2 years (!): Idea for the Obesity prevention Code-A-Thon: a healthier meeting revolution | Ted Eytan, MD View Healthy Meetings, Center for Total Health 48439 on Flickr.com » » » » on to the full article

Photo Friday: Total Health includes Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)



The digital walking wall at the Center for Total Health has not yet seen a person wearing PPE, until now. View Fighting Ebola Workshop w White House OSTP at Center for Total Health 48137 on Flickr.com This photograph was taken yesterday at a first-of-its kind workshop on protecting the health workforce in the era of » » » » on to the full article

Co-designing a health system for a future generation – Our Generation Y UnFocus Group



View GenY Unfocus Group – KP Digital Health 47626 on Flickr.com This week, in a most awesome way, turned out to be a fantastic bi-coastal collaboration between our sibling innovation centers, Garfield Innovation Center, where I was with its Director, Jennifer Liebermann (@JRuzekLieberman) earlier in the week (see: Through the eyes of interior architects: The » » » » on to the full article

Becoming Bilingual in Health and Education is important for doctors, too



In a medical practice, what percentage of patients spend most of their days in schools? For Kaiser Permanente’s 9.5 million members, the number is about 20%, which is huge in terms of a significant place of influence for health. August 14 started the epic healthy schools innovation week at the Center for Total Health (see: » » » » on to the full article

Slide 13 – The future of biosensing wearables « Rock Health



Mobile Healthcare, Innovations in Telemedicine course 2014 46054

Slide 13 is awesome (“The Truth About Wearables”) – it shows the decay over time of users using activity trackers in a more scientific than anecdotal way. Complete with cute comment – “We sincerely appreciate and respect the previous survey work, however we would be surprised if the survey could be replicated.” In other words, » » » » on to the full article