David Berkowitz: We all know that health care is changing rapidly.
The mobile phone, augmented by health and wellness trackers, apps, and sensors is shifting care into the home.
Pharmacists must be leading new practice model initiatives and, at a minimum, be familiar with connected technology.
The chief clinical officer of Partners Healthcare, Dr. Gregg Meyer, likes to say, "Right now, there is a freshman at MIT tinkering in his dorm room who is going to put us all out of a job."
With that in mind, a few months ago, I decided that I would take the concept "always be learning" to a new level by including a coding aspect into my hospital advanced pharmacy practice experiences institutional rotation.
When it comes to technology…