Everything You Need to Know About the Recent Meaningful Use Stage 2 Recommendations

Everything You Need to Know About the Recent Meaningful Use Stage 2 RecommendationsAccording to a new report from consultancy firm, Computer Sciences Corp, the final rule that is expected to be published next year on requirements under Stage 2 of the EMR meaningful use program is unlikely to be materially different from the recent recommendations from the Health IT Standards and Policy Committees.

The CSC report lays out the recommended measures for Stage 2 of the EMR meaningful use program. Continue reading “Everything You Need to Know About the Recent Meaningful Use Stage 2 Recommendations”

Drug Rehabilitation: A Drug Addict’s Best Hope

From the shores of UK to the sands of the Orient, there’s no doubt about it that substance addiction is becoming a major problem. In recent studies, millions of people from 12 years old and above are addicted to various substances. Around four million drug abusers require treatment, and of that, only half•  receives treatment in a drug rehabilitation facility. The rest receives help through private doctors, self-help groups, and other methods.

Let us assume that the addict is determined to quit his vice. Continue reading “Drug Rehabilitation: A Drug Addict’s Best Hope”

The New Era of Computers

The new era of computers has changed the way people communicate versus decades ago. The digital age has shifted from a traditional industry to an economy that is based on computerized information. The World Wide Web has existed since 1969, and is now globalized, accelerating the flow of information and pushing older forms of media into obsolescence. A computer is an electronic device used for storing and processing data. Almost, everything that is an electronic is made or run by computers. These devices have become a popular way to permanently accumulate collaborative information. Continue reading “The New Era of Computers”

Why IT Education Solutions Are Important

Technology affects all aspects of our lives nowadays, from the work we do right through to the way we do it. So much has changed in recent decades that generations at school today are far more adept at using these technological features than preceding age groups, and this trend is set to continue.

In education today, IT education is not only about teaching students and pupils what they need to learn to advance in the modern world, but is also about how various tools and techniques can help them learn more efficiently. Continue reading “Why IT Education Solutions Are Important”

Things that might be odd but perfectly fine to do on this Veteran Day

The day to honor the veterans of the war has finally arrived. Schools and offices all are closed to observe this auspicious day. It is that time of the year when the American flag is raised with pride to upright the sacrifices and courage veterans performed during their military journey.

And to honor them in the right way, here are a few things that might be odd but fine to do on this Veteran Day:

Show Gratitude: If there is a military veteran that you know in person, then appreciate their work and honor them by a simple thank you. Continue reading “Things that might be odd but perfectly fine to do on this Veteran Day”

PCI SAQ (Self Assessment Questionnaire) – What Is It?

The PCI compliance Self Assessment Questionnaire needs to be completed by merchants every 12 months, and is the most comprehensive way to check if your business is PCI compliant.

It’s likely that in recent months you’ve heard of a business suffering a breach of its customers payment card data. It occurs so often now, we all hear about it, and forget about the event quickly.

A 2015 study by Javelin Strategy & Research, found that US$16 billion was stolen from 12.7 million consumers in 2014 in the United States alone, that’s 1 in 100 people. Continue reading “PCI SAQ (Self Assessment Questionnaire) – What Is It?”

Joon Ma Rock Climbing and My Four-Year-Old

Since having my son four years ago, the number of days Ive spent climbing every year has dropped precipitouslyfrom over 100 days at one point to zero. Climbing has always been one of my favorite things to do with my husband, but these days weve substituted playdates and picnics in the park for mountain adventures. Not a bad tradebut still, Ive missed climbing. Living in New York City and working a demanding job made me appreciate all the things it has to offer: the beauty, the companionship, the physical effort, the mental challengeeven the fear. Continue reading “Joon Ma Rock Climbing and My Four-Year-Old”

4 Uses Of Fiber Optic Cables

4 Uses Of Fiber Optic Cables

If you ask many people, they will tell you that they know fiber optic cables for their use in computers. While they are heavily used in that area, they are also heavily used in other areas including:

Cable television

I know that you can’t get off the couch due to your favorite program. Did you know that you are receiving the signals courtesy of fiber optic cables? Telecommunication companies are now heavily using the cables as they have greater speeds and bandwidth. Continue reading “4 Uses Of Fiber Optic Cables”

How Clean Is Your Cloud?

Cloud computing has been a hot topic for these past few years and it’s bringing its best game in changing the technology world, making life easier and faster. On the other hand, global warming has been an age old environmental topic that has got the world at its mercy. It is a term used to describe the century scale rise in the average temperature of the earth’s climate change and its related effects. But the question is, how does these two totally different topics have any relation and how do they affect each other?

Computer expects and environmentalist have questioned if cloud computing is an actual game changer or green washing. Continue reading “How Clean Is Your Cloud?”

What are the best seasons for Everest Base Camp Trekking?

With eight out of fourteen peaks (including Everest (8,848m), Nepal is dream come true destination for every trekking and climbing enthusiast. There are numbers of trekking destination perfect for every level of trekkers from seasonal hikers to novice.

Everest Base Camp is one of sought trekking destination in Nepal known for its incredible beauty and enthralling cultural experience. Though EBC trek might be strenuous but the effort is well compensated by the views of gigantic Himalayan ranges, glaciers, lakes and highland valleys.

But the trekking experience might not be rewarding; if the trekking is not made on favorable time. Continue reading “What are the best seasons for Everest Base Camp Trekking?”