Vineeta Vijayaraghavan and Clayton Christensen offer their commentary on the state of electronic medical records after the closure of Google Health

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Aug 3, 2011

It may seem that the viability of electronic health records looks dismal after the failure of Google Health, yet in integrated health systems around the country they have been implemented and utilized by patients. In Google’s failure we must see an opportunity to address the fragmentation of our healthcare system and take notice of those health systems that are offering innovative services that help provide better care at a lower cost.

Read the full Reuters’ Great Debate.

Michael is a co-founder and distinguished fellow at the Clayton Christensen Institute. He currently works as a principal consultant for Entangled Solutions.