Precision Medicine: The Need for a Mindset Change

By Sara Hou, Program Manager – Clinical Healthcare & IoT Technologies at Mazik Global The concept of precision medicine, a clinical paradigm that accounts for each person’s genetic makeup, environment, and lifestyle to diagnose and treat disease, has risen to the forefront of thought-leadership in healthcare IT, hailed as a “new power to heal[1].” A massive […]

Mazik Global Participates in Microsoft CityNext

Mazik Global has announced it is working with Microsoft on Microsoft CityNext, an initiative designed to help governments, businesses, and citizens re-imagine what is next for their cities. For the first time in history, more than 50% of the world’s population lives in urban areas and nearly 70% of people will live in cities by 2050. This […]

Healthcare as a Business

I entered medical school in 1990, at a time when it was still shockingly crass to advertise for any medical service. Managed care and other economic changes had begun, but the full impact of the “medical recession” hadn’t yet hit. As a medical student and resident in the 90s, I never heard a word about […]

Revenue Cycle Management

Revenue Cycle Management Jennifer Hasenyager Smith, MD, MBA What is Revenue Cycle Management? As a physician and an MBA school graduate, I was embarrassed to admit that I had never heard of the phrase. In the event that there is anyone else out there who might be quietly wondering, here is my explanation to any […]

5 Benefits of JIT Inventory in Healthcare

  5 Benefits of JIT Inventory in Healthcare Every organization must decide what type of inventory system they want to use. Most healthcare organizations have two choices: they can maintain a large, on-site inventory or they can work on a just-in-time (JIT) inventory system. In a JIT inventory system, you maintain a small inventory and […]