How do You Promote Open App Development in Health IT?

Healthcare Informatics Magazine, March 20, 2012 — Jennifer Prestigiacomo
After attending a presentation at the HIMSS12 eCollaboration Forum, “Platform Innovation in an ‘Open’ Environment,” I got really excited for the upcoming SMART open app challenge. For those who are unfamiliar with the SMART Health App Challenge, it was started by a research team at Children’s Hospital of Boston and Harvard Medical School that launched a prize to encourage innovative app developers to build open platform apps that benefit patients and providers. The $5,000 prize was funded from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT….