Profile of Paul Cerrato
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Paul Cerrato has worked as a healthcare editor and writer for 30 years, including for InformationWeek Healthcare, Contemporary OBGYN, RN magazine and Advancing OBGYN, published by the Yale University School of Medicine. He has been extensively published in business and medical literature, including Business and Health and the Journal of the American Medical Association. He has also lectured at Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons and Westchester Medical Center.
Articles by Paul Cerrato
posted in September 2012
Credible sources are raising serious concerns about the value of health IT. Some, but not all, of their criticism is warranted.
Accountable care organizations rely on software tools to deliver cost-effective care. But ACOs may be built on a shaky foundation.
If the industry remains resistant to change, it will eventually render itself obsolete.
This large Massachusetts group practice has made medical data exchange a top priority by establishing a centralized Web portal with area hospitals.
Medication alerts are supposed to ensure patient safety, but clinicians ignore them when bombarded with too many. This dilemma needs to be solved.
Social network lets patients and their families share stories and support one another.
BIDMC, the No. 1 company in the InformationWeek 500, gives more clinicians access to faster queries.