Great Analogy for Cutting Healthcare IT Investment!/EMRAnswers/status/61509137577680896

The real problem here is that when done right, healthcare IT and EMR can be a real benefit to a clinic. Done wrong and it can be a weight around the neck of the hospitals and doctors that are implementing it. Long term, I think the analogy is even more true. You can only glide so long without an engine to propel you.

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John Lynn

John Lynn

John Lynn is the Founder of the, a network of leading Healthcare IT resources. The flagship blog, Healthcare IT Today, contains over 13,000 articles with over half of the articles written by John. These EMR and Healthcare IT related articles have been viewed over 20 million times.

John manages Healthcare IT Central, the leading career Health IT job board. He also organizes the first of its kind conference and community focused on healthcare marketing, Healthcare and IT Marketing Conference, and a healthcare IT conference,, focused on practical healthcare IT innovation. John is an advisor to multiple healthcare IT companies. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can be found on Twitter: @techguy.