Recommended Reading

ONC Seeks Path Amid Contradictory Calls to Action   CHEPS director, Jim Bagian, is quoted in a May 10, 2016 Politico Pro article titled “ONC Seeks Path Amid Contradictory Calls to Action.” “The Institute of Medicine in 2011 called for creating a reporting and investigation system for health IT-related deaths and injuries. But such complex investigations require time and resources ONC lacks, says Jim Bagian, who sat on that IOM panel and leads the Center for Healthcare Engineering and Patient Safety at the University of Michigan.” (A subscription to Politico Pro is required to read the full article.)
Analytics and Healthcare: Ten Trends for 2016   Analytics continues to bring dramatic change to the healthcare industry in the United States and other countries, offering advances and challenges for the year ahead. In the article “Analytics and Healthcare: Ten Trends for 2016” featured on the HealthData Management website, CHEPS affiliate Brian Denton offers up 10 trends to chart in 2016.
Why healthcare? To make a difference   In the article “Why healthcare? To make a difference” in the November 2015 issue of IE Magazine, Amanda Mewborn discusses why, as an industrial engineer, she chooses to work in healthcare. This article is provided with permission of the Institute of Industrial Engineers from the November 2015 issue of Industrial Engineer, Copyright(c)2015 Institute of Industrial Engineers. All rights reserved.