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Cloud Computing for Opticians: 3 Blogs to Add to Your Reading List

Posted by Sharon Chin on Jun 14, 2014 10:30:00 AM

If you’ve been following our blog, you might have noticed a number of posts surrounding the topic of cloud computing for opticians, especially the benefits of a cloud-based practice management and EHR systems in eyecare practices. To switch things up a little, we think it’s a good idea to look outside of the eyecare industry and see what everyone else is doing with the cloud. You’ll find that it’s not that new of a concept across other industries! We’ve compiled 3 cloud computing blogs that you should add to your reading list this summer and see if you can get inspired to use the cloud in your practice in different ways!

Resources to Understand Cloud Computing for Opticians

Cloud_Computing_for_Opticians_ResourcesHITECH Answers

HITECH Answers is a healthcare blog that has daily updates on heath IT adoption initiatives. They cover topics such as EHR adoption, HIE, the EHR Incentive Program, and patient engagement. You might find a lot of this information helpful as a lot of healthcare regulations overlaps with those in eyecare.


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David Linthicum Cloud Computing Blog

This is a blog from InfoWorld written by David Linthicum, internationally recognized cloud industry expert and thought leader. It’s a great resource for those getting started with the cloud. He offers a mix of recent cloud events and cloud basics.

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Cloud Tech

For those who consider yourself tech savvy, this is just the blog for you. It includes in depth information that requires some technical knowledge, but they also include some introductory cloud computing posts. On top of healthcare news, they also explore cloud use in banking and law as well.

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Here’s a bonus! We love infographics! It breaks down complicated concepts into an easy to read format. We found a couple of cloud computing infographics that will give you some insight about its growth this year.

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