Dr. Henry Feldman

Henry Feldman, MD is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston.

He currently holds dual appointments in the Division of General Internal Medicine in the section of Hospital Medicine and in the Division of Clinical Informatics. He works as a hospitalist at BIDMC on the teaching and non-teaching medical services and is heading the redesign of the patient portal "PatientSite" at BIDMC.

He also is the Chief Information Architect for the Division of Clinical Informatics, and runs the division's software development team. He has designed several clinical systems, including the RW Electronic Health Record, the ChartReview chart auditing system, Physician Licensing amonth others.

Education

He received his undergraduate degree from Northeastern University in Boston in 1990, then returned to Medical School graduating from NYU School of Medicine in 2001. He completed an Internal Medicine Residency at NYU Medical Center/Bellevue, followed by a year as a Chief Medical Resident at NYU. He also did a 2 year research fellowship in Medical Informatics at NYU. Clinically during his fellowship he was a medical attending in the outpatient clinic at the NY VA Medical Center as well as a ward attending at Bellevue Hospital and the NY VA Medical Center.

Work Experience

Prior to becoming a physician he was in the computer industry for almost 10 years, serving with such companies as Microsoft, 2 subsidiaries of Allen-Bradley, The Boston Consulting Group, among others. For the 2 years prior to coming to Harvard, he served in the section of Medical Informatics at NYU School of Medicine, and created the web based virtual patient modules as part of the CDC Psychosocial Aspects of Bioterrorism grant as well as computerizing outpatient clinic scheduling.

He currently also runs the combined physician/nursing education team on BIDMC's east campus and has started the pet-therapy program there as well.



Division Faculty in an Apple "Whats on My iPad" video on apple.com Division Faculty Dr. Henry Feldman is featured in an apple video on that iconic white background called "Whats on My iPad?". You can watch the video here.


Division Faculty Featured on NPR Report Division Faculty Dr. Henry Feldman and Dr. John Halamka are featured in an NPR report titled "Hospitals Warn Smartphones Could Distract Doctors". You can listen to the report here.


iPad Takes a Dip in Division Faculty Led Panel at AMIA
Division Faculty Dr Henry Feldman took an iPad on a very wet trip into a bucket of water and then poured a pitcher over it, demonstrating the FrogSkin case at the AMIA 2011 conference in Washington DC, October 2011.


Henry Feldman on iPad Use
Division Faculty Dr Henry Feldman is interviewed about iPad use in healthcare. The video can be seen here.


Henry Feldman interviewed in US News and World Report on iPads
Division Faculty Dr Henry Feldman is interviewed about iPad use in healthcare. The article can be seen here.


Division Faculty Featured on TechReview Report on iPads
Division Faculty Dr Henry Feldman was featured in a video segement on the website Tech Review. See the video here and the original segment here.


Division Faculty Featured in Boston Globe Article
Division Faculty Dr. Henry Feldman is featured in an article in the Boston Globe titled "For some doctors, the iPad is claiming a key spot next to the stethoscope". The article can be seen here.


Division Faculty Interviewed on CNBC
Division Faculty Dr. Henry Feldman and Dr. Larry Nathanson were featured in a CNBC report regarding the use of iPads in healthcare. The video can be seen here.


Division Faculty Interviewed on iPad use in Healthcare
Division Faculty Dr. Henry Feldman and Dr. Larry Nathanson were featured in an article in The Hospitalist illustrating the adoption of "Mobile, touchscreen technologies".


Division Faculty Interviewed on Mobile EMR Integration
Division Faculty Dr. Henry Feldman was featured in an article on CMIO, a leading Health IT web site and magazine. The full article can be accessed here.


Division Faculty gives presentation at HaCIRIC
Division Faculty Dr. Henry Feldman gave a presentation at The Health and Care Infrastructure Research and Innovation Centre in Scotland. A photo of his presentation can be seen here.


Division Faculty interviewed on SiriusXM Doctor Radio
Division Faculty member Dr. Henry Feldman was interviewed by SiriusXM's Doctor Radio on August 4th regarding the OpenNotes research project. Click here to hear the interview.


Division Faculty Interviewed on iPad Use in Healthcare
As previously reported, Division Faculty member Dr. Henry Feldman shared his perspective and reflection on his use of an iPad during his regular care of patients on the hospital wards. Dr. Feldman's writeup was featured on the popular Geek Doctor blog on June 11, and again on June 18th. This unique perspective caught the eye of mobile medical applications site iMedicalApps.com who also conducted an interview with Dr. Feldman.


Division Faculty Featured For Work With Pet Therapy
Dr. Henry Feldman was featured in ACP Hospitalist magazine for his work with Caring Canines to bring pet therapy to BIDMC. The article can be seen here.


Division Faculty Gives Talk in Brighton, UK
Division Faculty Member Henry Feldman, MD, spoke to the Health and Care Infrastructure Research and Innovation Centre about the differences in care for strokes between the US and UK.

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