May 2, 2018 | 2:01 pm

April Hours, Bring Superpowers

May 4, 2018 It seems like every month there is a new superhero movie in theatres. Since I am not a theatre regular or a superhero aficionado, the movie names, plots, and characters have started to blend. Nevertheless, I do know that hard work goes into the creation of these films and that the comic Read More

MCM staff and speakers at 2017 Conveying Conversations Event
April 30, 2018 | 4:51 pm

Reflections from “Convening Community Conversations on Living and Dying”

Kate Meyer, Development Director at Making Choices Michigan April 30, 2018   “In this world nothing can be said to be certain, except death and taxes.” ~ Benjamin Franklin The certainty of taxes is behind us this year already. Nevertheless, we are sure it will come back around, again.  Thankfully digging through a year’s worth Read More

HIMSS18 Buzzword Bingo Survey Responses
April 5, 2018 | 8:23 am

#HIMSS18 Buzzword of the Year

WINNER, WINNER, CHICKEN DINNER! Results of GLHC’s Buzzword Bingo Survey and the #HIMSS18 Buzzword of the Year   Amazingly, the massive spectacle that was the 2018 Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference has been in the rearview mirror for nearly a month already! Here at GLHC Mission Control, our legion of data scientists (OK, Read More

April 4, 2018 | 11:27 am

Springing to Action

30 Organizations Making Moves With GLHC Great Lakes Health Connect has a long history of assisting the healthcare community in integrating mental and behavioral health with physical health, as well as connecting both to community resources.  Integrated care both enhances care and reduces costs. In March 2018, MOKA and Muskegon YMCA became GLHC participants and Read More

#HIMSS18 Buzzword Bingo – Round 2
March 2, 2018 | 3:45 pm

#HIMSS18 Buzzword Bingo Round 2

The people have spoken! Last month GLHC invited anyone in Health IT to cast a vote in the preliminary round of the 2018 Buzzword Bingo. The initial list was whittled down from 25 possible buzzwords to the top 10. Due to a couple of tie scores, there are actually 13 finalists.   Voting for the Read More

March 1, 2018 | 1:57 pm

A gold medal month

Best in class, for patients, for us all!   The XXIII Olympic Winter Games had the world stage leading up to and during February 2018. Athletes from around globe traveled to PyeongChang, South Korea to compete in 102 events in fifteen sports. Athletes from Ecuador, Eritrea, Kosovo, Malaysia, Nigeria and Singapore made their Winter Olympic Read More