The Pew Charitable Trusts: Improving Patient Care Through Safe Health IT

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On Dec. 19, 2017, The Pew Charitable Trusts released a new report and video on its collaborative electronic health record usability and safety efforts with MedStar Health and its National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare

Read the report titled "Improving Patient Care Through Safe Health IT" spotlighting how collaboration can improve the safety of patient health records. 

View the related video featuring MedStar Health National Center for Human Factors in Healthcare leaders Rollin “Terry” Fairbanks and Raj Ratwani.

Washingtonian: How the Maker Movement Is Speeding Up Innovation in Health Care

Health for America (HFA) at MedStar Health, a past fellowship program embedded in the MedStar Institute for Innovation (MI2), has concluded. Learn more about the history and successes of the program here.

This article features the 2016-17 Health for America (HFA) at MedStar Health fellows and connects HFA to the "maker" movement bringing unique innovation capacity to the field of health care. Read more.

Technical.ly DC: 1776 and MedStar collaborate on new pitch competition for health-tech startups

Health for America (HFA) at MedStar Health, a past fellowship program embedded in the MedStar Institute for Innovation (MI2), has concluded. Learn more about the history and successes of the program here.

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This article covers the MI2 and 1776 #Patient2Consumer startup challenge, as well as the related partnership between MedStar Health and 1776 to support Health for America at MedStar Health. Read more.