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Joseph Kim, MD, MPH

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Dr. Joseph Kim is a physician technologist who has a passion to leverage health information technology to improve public health. Dr. Kim is the founder of and the Society of Physicians with Non-Clinical Careers (SPNCC). He is also an active social media specialist and he blogs about non-clinical medical jobs, medicine and technology, medical smartphones, and mobile computing. Joe studied engineering from MIT, received an MD from the University of Arkansas College of Medicine, and received an MPH from UMass Amherst School of Public Health.
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The future of healthcare = Medicine + Innovation + Technology. A perspective by Dr. Joe Kim - an MIT.. engineer, a physician, and a technology advocate who has a passion for public health and continuing.. education.

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There are many opportunities for physicians, advanced practice nurses, physician assistants,.. pharmacists, nurses, or other types of healthcare professional.

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Other Tags: non-clinical, health, jobs, careers, medical

Read how medical students, physicians, and other healthcare professionals are using smartphones and.. PDAs like the Apple iPhone, Droid, BlackBerry, Palm Pre, and others.

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  • Get ready! April 4-10 Is National Public Health Week #NPHW #NPHWForum
    on Apr 4, 2016
    These days, one of the big buzzwords in the health IT community is "pop health" (short for population health). Well, public health and pop health are practically sisters! This week is National Public Health Week.Follow @PublicHealth for the late...
  • Happy Pi Day! 3.1416 (rounded)
    on Mar 14, 2016
    March 14 is a fun day for math enthusiasts who celebrate Pi (3.1416 - if you round up)!Trying to calculate the area of a circle? The circumference? You'll need Pi for those calculations.The admissions office at MIT is famous for handing out decisions...
  • Unwinding from HIMSS16
    on Mar 9, 2016
    I'm finally unwinding after having a great time at HIMSS 2016 (#HIMSS16). My personal highlight was participating in two Dell Healthcare Tweetups with @MandiBPro and @drnic1 as we chatted about some of the evolving trends in health care. We...
  • What is the best master's program for physicians? by @HealthcareWen
    on Feb 21, 2016
    This is a guest post by Wen Dombrowski, MD, MBA(A follow up previous post about Physicians Evolving Role in Health Care )I am frequently asked by physician leaders and other clinicians interested in nonclinical responsibilities "What is the bes...
  • National Wear Red Day #GoRedForWomen
    on Feb 5, 2016
    Today is National Wear Red Day. Are you wearing red?Here's some history about this day:In 2003, the American Heart Association and the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute took action against a disease that was claiming the lives of nearly 500,00...
  • Featured Job Posts: Sr. VP Product Mgmt, Sr Medical Associate
    on Jan 18, 2016
    Don't miss these featured job posts listed on http://jobs.nonclinicaljobs.comSenior Vice President - Product ManagementFirst Databank (fdb) - South San Francisco, CA~~First Databank, a member of the Hearst Organization has created a rare and uni...
  • #IMSH2016 CAE Healthcare launches neurosurgery simulator with National Research Council of Canada
    on Jan 18, 2016
    2016 is going to be the year of where Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) technologies make a dramatic impact in health care education, training, and delivery.The term "simulation" is going to be a buzzword as the medical educat...
  • American Association for Physician Leadership Board of Directors Nominations are Now Open!
    on Jan 7, 2016
    The American Association for Physician Leadership is seeking physician leaders with board and operational experience to help address the rapidly changing health care environment. Board members serve a four-year term.The deadline to submit a nominatio...
  • Physician Advisor sub-specialty for the HCQM certification
    on Dec 22, 2015
    Want to get certified as a Physician Advisor? Earlier this year, two organizations formed an alliance to offer the first Physician Advisor as a sub-specialty for Health Care Quality and Management (HCQM) certification.American Board of Quality Assura...
  • Consider an encore career in social entrepreneurship
    on Dec 21, 2015
    Thinking about an "encore career" as you plan your retirement? Consider pursuing something in social entrepreneurship. Maybe you can be inspired by viewing this video about the Ageing Well Think Tank and Innovation Collaborative: A collaboration...
  • Don't miss the 2016 Winter Institute - American Association for Physician Leadership
    on Dec 20, 2015
    Don't miss the 2016 Winter Institute - American Association for Physician LeadershipJanuary 28-31, 2016OrlandoThe program takes place Jan. 28-31, 2016, at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin. The 2016 Winter Institute, sponsored by McKesson, offer...
  • CoC Oncology Medical Home Accreditation Pilot Program
    on Dec 11, 2015
    The Commission on Cancer (CoC) has an Oncology Medical Home (OMH) Accreditation Pilot Program and plans to pilot this accreditation process in 50 oncology practices beginning in 2016. What is an Oncology Medical Home (OMH)?An Oncology Medical Home (O...
  • Greater awareness regarding physician burnout
    on Dec 10, 2015 in AMA burnout
    Have you noticed the recent flurry of articles focusing on physician burnout? Earlier this year, the AMA launched their "STEPS Forward" program to address the issue of physician burnout. AMA STEPS Forward is an interactive practice transformation ser...
  • November is now National Family Caregivers Month
    on Nov 9, 2015
    Did you know that President Obama proclaimed November 2015 as National Family Caregivers Month? Pay tribute to those who provide for the health and well-being of their family members, friends, and neighbors.Here are tips from the CDC on how to be a c...
  • CNN story about the Drop Out Club
    on Nov 1, 2015
    CNN's story about the Drop Out Club is titled, "The dropout club thousands of doctors want to join." The story begins with: In 1999, six former med school classmates met to catch up over drinks. They were eager to compare notes because each had left...
  • American Association for Physician Leadership 2015 Fall Institute #DocsLead
    on Oct 11, 2015
    At the American Association for Physician Leadership 2015 Fall Institute, you'll have the opportunity to explore physician leadership and establish connections with other established leaders in health care. Whether you’re just starting to expl...
  • Don't miss these featured job posts! (includes part-time opportunities)
    on Oct 3, 2015
    Looking for some supplemental income or other part-time work? Don't miss these featured job posts!Sub-specialty reviewers needed for algorithm reviewInferscience - Boston, MADo you want to contribute to a cutting edge, clinical decision support appli...
  • Revamped Health IT Strategic Plan 2015-2020
    on Sep 21, 2015
    The ONC just released the revamped version of the Health IT Strategic Plan 2015-2020. This is the blueprint to improve the health IT infrastructure that will help transform health care delivery, improve individual and community health, and support a...
  • RWJF Health Policy Fellows Program
    on Sep 21, 2015
    Initiated in 1973, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows program seeks exceptional mid-career health professionals and behavioral and social scientists with an interest in health and health care who:possess the skills and commitmen...
  • Featured Job Post: Clinical Content Manager
    on Sep 20, 2015
    Don't miss this featured job post: Clinical Content ManagerAthenahealth - Watertown, MAInpatient Clinical Content Manager athenahealth is a pioneering company in electronic medical records and health practice management; all under a single-instance,.

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