Tag Archives: center-for-total-health

Crowdsourcing Medicine in the Digital Age, with Bob Wachter, MD



Bob and Ted (click to enlarge) View on Flickr.com I got to spend time yesterday with one of the “other” social media physicians, Bob Wachter, MD (@Bob_Wachter) as he crowdsources his upcoming book, tentatively titled: “Disrupted: Hope, Hype and Harm at the Dawn of Medicine’s Digital Age.” – see: Crowdsourcing My New Book on How Computerization » » » » on to the full article

Photo Friday: Change Reality, Talk about Magic, Learn Javascript. MakerDocs DC



This week’s photograph is of an almost electric (see the full set of photos below) ignite talk given by Kevin Maloy, MD (@maloykr) , Emergency Room physician and innovator at Medstar Institute for Innovation (@MI2Innovation), where he shows an audience how a simple web page, like, say the one for the Center for Total Health » » » » on to the full article

Health Datapalooza Week, Washington, DC USA



Todd Park (View on Flickr.com) This week in Washington, DC has been (and is usually) Health Datapalooza (@hdpalooza): Health Datapalooza is a national conference focused on liberating health data, and bringing together the companies, startups, academics, government agencies, and individuals with the newest and most innovative and effective uses of health data to improve patient outcomes. UK » » » » on to the full article

Build Your Best Life Total Health Festival, part of Capital Pride Washington, DC USA



Capital Pride and Kaiser Permanente: Build Your Best Life Total Heath Festival – ready, willing, and able to change the world (View on Flickr.com) Thanks to the awesome Washington, DC organizations dedicated to the health of our lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and intersex community, Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health (@KPTotalHealth) and Capital Pride hosted the first ever » » » » on to the full article

Building Healthy Places workshop: Urban Land Institute



View ‘Urban Land Institute Building Healthy Places Initiative 42471′ on Flickr.com I don’t understand the language of real estate developers, which puts me at a little unease in a room full of them. I learned that they don’t understand the language of doctors, either, which counterbalances that. And we all agree that health is incredibly » » » » on to the full article

Crowdsource request: Coaching on appropriate language at LGBTQI Health Event



Link: Build Your Best Life Total Health Festival (Facebook Event) Following on what I felt was a meaningful and helpful Transgender Health Care Dialogue last year, we are excited this year to host the first ever Build Your Best Life Total Health Festival as part of Washington, DC’s Capital Pride. Kaiser Permanente is a Gold » » » » on to the full article

Innovation Learning Network Day 2: Another Massive Walking Meeting



Another day at the Center for Total Health, another massive walking meeting. This one ended up at the United States Supreme Court (@USSupremeCourt), where we stood on the steps of one of the best innovations ever. When we plan these it never seems like it’s going to work to have an entire event center full » » » » on to the full article