Posts by: robertrowley

Dr. Rowley is Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer of Flow Health. Previously, Dr. Rowley served as Chief Medical Officer of Practice Fusion.

The relationship between evidence-based and data-driven medicine

(This article originally appeared in CIO.com on October 25, 2017) The term “artificial intelligence (AI) in healthcare” has become the…

AI as a way to overcome cognitive bias in physicians

(This article originally appeared in CIO.com on June 27, 2017) Practicing physicians are faced with the need to make decisions…

How “-omics” will impact healthcare

Emerging laboratory technology and the forefront of biological study have begun to amass large reservoirs of data, newly referred to…

The next generation of EHRs: fundamentally different

(This article originally appeared in CIO.com on March 29, 2017) Electronic Health Records (EHRs) have come a long way. Over…

How can we create universal health data?

(This article originally appeared in CIO.com on February 14, 2017) Healthcare has evolved to recognize that health data needs to…

We need an overall vision for health IT

(This article originally appeared in CIO.com on January 11, 2017) Healthcare is a vast, intensely complex ecosystem. Perhaps it is…

What if doctors had all the world’s medical knowledge at their fingertips?

(This article originally appeared in The Doctor Weighs In, on December 12, 2016) When we think of physicians in the…

How can we make sense of genomic data?

We are now at a time when modern technology has made gene sequencing of an individual’s DNA a reality. DNA…

What does the recent election mean for Predictive Analytics in healthcare?

The outcome of the recent election caught many people, and many forecasters, by surprise. How could their predictions have missed…

Can Artificial Intelligence help in the treatment of depression?

A recently published study in JAMA Internal Medicine showed that clinical depression is poorly diagnosed and often goes untreated. A…