May 27

Google’s Bosworth speaks at AMIA Event

Google VP Adam Bosworth spoke at the 2007 American Medical Association of Informatics (AMIA) Spring Congress on the 23rd about “Putting Health into the Patient’s Hands – Consumerism and Health Care”. Notes from Bosworth’s speech (PDF) Previous posts about Bosworth … Continue reading

Mar 30

Google’s Bosworth: How do you know you’re getting the best care possible?

Google VP Adam Bosworth blogs again on the topic of health information. Among other things, he mentions that Google users seeking health information don’t seem to care about which sites have been “labelled” by the NLM or HON. At Google, … Continue reading

Dec 07

More thoughts on health care from Google VP

Adam Bosworth, Google’s VP of Engineering, continues his thoughts on health care at his blog: As I indicated in my post last week, I’ve been interested in the issue of health care and health information for a while. I just … Continue reading

Dec 01

Google VP: “Health Care Information Matters”

Excerpt of post from the official Google Blog by Adam Bosworth, Google’s VP of Engineering: If patients understand their diseases better — the symptoms, the treatments, the drugs, and the side effects, they are likely to get better and quicker … Continue reading