Shhh…it’s a secret!

The implementation of #MyHealthRecord is causing some concern amongst medical, information technology, and privacy experts.  You may have read about this online or heard it on the news already. Or not.  It seems like it’s a big secret…. I have opted out of MyHealthRecord already.  This is based on my concerns over the system.  Many …

Money for JAM?

Well not quite huge financial prizes…but hopefully some worthy reward for the best 60 sec video. I’e posted on this earlier re PUMP UP THE JAM and the concept is being enthusiatically taken up by other rural docs and emergency physicians. You can see more info over at Minh le Cong’s prehospitalmed.com and Casey Parker’s …

Is the medical conference dead?

Just got back from Fremantle and the #RMA2012 Rural Medicine Australia conference hosted by ACRRM and RDAA. To be honest I was disappointed. Some pearls amongst the three day academic programme. But perhaps recent exposure to high-quality asynchronous #FOAMed learning has raised my expectations. That said attendance was high at over 450 delegates and it …