Manoj Sinha


msinha@bisil.net

Where is Business Computing headed?


Where did it come from? Where will it go? Sometimes things are about as clear as they are about Cotton Eyed Joe  How do things evolve? How did the printing press lead to progress in astronomy, biology and medicine? Or did the desire to prevent smudging of printing ink lead...

What are the 5 Determinants of Health?

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Five Determinants of Health The scientific community neatly categorizes various factors affecting our Health into 5 groups – The 5 determinants of health. To improve something one has to learn how it works. And to learn how it works one has to take it apart, study the parts and then...

Healthcare – Spend more, get less?


Healthcare - Spend more, get less My first behind the scenes view of how the healthcare system works in the US was in 2006. This was before the topic of healthcare began to move to  center-stage.  Rising costs and insurance premiums ensured that we paid attention. What struck me back...

Patient Engagement. A miracle?


Really? Is Patient engagement in Healthcare a miracle? You mean people taking care of themselves? …I thought this was obvious. Assumed knowledge. Why is this being hailed as a miracle? A blockbuster drug? However that sounds, patient engagement being a miracle rings true. Why? What is happening here? Lets step back...