A Pragmatic Advisor

Gwen O’Keefe, MD brings a unique blend of real-world expertise and strategic foresight to your thorny technology, analytics and informatics challenges. She specialize in clarifying the problems to be solved, and guiding leaders to determine how to solve them in effective and people-friendly ways.

What We Do

@gwendolynokeefe

- 1 day ago

The US needs this!! What Happens When Primary Health Care Is Universal? by Asaf Bitton, et al @ProSyn https://t.co/hxjZhefDqe
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- 4 days ago

We have to be better than this: Making Medicaid a Tool for Moral Education May Let Some Die via @nytimes https://t.co/DiOOVq2RFP
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 8 days ago

Well said perspective on AI and physicians by a favorite author Dr. Abraham Verghese : Fostering Collaboration Betw… https://t.co/d040jXWv6h
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 10 days ago

Moderating terrific panel tonight! 2018 Executive Dinner https://t.co/C2zmvQFjkJ via @addthis
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 14 days ago

I hope, as an older doctor myself, I can take this to heart. For Doctors, Age May Be More Than a Number via… https://t.co/hpcigHQsjP
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 16 days ago

Drop in U.S. life expectancy is an ‘indictment of the American health care system’ https://t.co/HqbWJDziTx via @statnews
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 20 days ago

A beautiful and true perspective : Tom Brokaw: You Can Find the Entire World Inside Your Hospital via @nytimes https://t.co/jbczI3SfXd
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 38 days ago

A concept to take seriously : Opioids After Surgery Left Her Addicted. Is That A Medical Error? https://t.co/adTrr26hGE via @KHNews
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 46 days ago

Watching @HHSGov lifestream on Opioid Epidemic and technology solutions. My two cents - we need implementation of… https://t.co/D0MTojDvRf
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 63 days ago

NEJM | Primary Care Spending Rate — A Lever for Encouraging Investment in Primary Care https://t.co/gan2ZXulPS https://t.co/eQDCha8LWE
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 95 days ago

Excellent infographic - Patient Matching Errors Risk Safety Issues, Raise Health Care Costs https://t.co/6eSN14unuc via @pewtrusts
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 102 days ago

Hurricanes should serve as HIE wake-up call https://t.co/pftDJIU02Q via @HIEwatch
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- 110 days ago

RT @Atul_Gawande: I refuse to believe that it is beyond us to regulate access to weapons that can enable a madman to shoot 500+ people in c…
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 110 days ago

Worth the read - Lost in Thought — The Limits of the Human Mind and the Future of Medicine — NEJM https://t.co/TJoDLmv0GJ
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 118 days ago

It's worth the time to read this article. Raises many of the key questions facing AI in medicine: Transparency…https://t.co/hMu78VNHuN
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 119 days ago

Excellent article on decriminalization approach How to Win a War on Drugs via @nytimes https://t.co/gu9g7onYS3
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 120 days ago

Beautiful and inspiring story on hospice and life. One Last Visit to See My Patient via @nytimes https://t.co/djB9IIkE3L
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 132 days ago

Good perspective- we all need to participate in making progress on interoperability. https://t.co/lfwsSr76Kc
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 133 days ago

Excellent points - healthcare is complicated and we (innovators) need to be in it for the long haul. https://t.co/ZSm4kEhMcK
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 180 days ago

RT @ASlavitt: We will have universal health care when the majority in Congress is women.
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 180 days ago

I AGREE! Andy Slavitt: "We charge each other too much for healthcare! " The Cambia Grove Live Stream https://t.co/MBHKV1IDP2 via @YouTube
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 191 days ago

Exactly agree. There are many paths to analytic success, not just through computer science. https://t.co/WzjHdb8apR
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 194 days ago

Excellent perspective article for us all We’re making it too hard to have a ‘good’ death https://t.co/F5NzVKqF1P via @statnews
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 200 days ago

Great PEW graphic on serious issues in patient matching. Universal patient identifier anyone?! https://t.co/6eSN14unuc
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 208 days ago

Thought provoking considerations for healthcare workers - The Real Threat of Artificial Intelligence, via @nytimes https://t.co/bKgEs327RG
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 213 days ago

As internist, patient and informaticist, I totally agree with this vision of Primary Care 3.0 https://t.co/Ajl8pnUNtI
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- 216 days ago

Condom drops and airborne meds: 6 ways drones could change health care https://t.co/oXJhcNhsFq via @statnews
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- 219 days ago

We need to take a stand for access to healthcare: Time for a Doctors’ March on Washington https://t.co/Ht0lZMU5ox
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 228 days ago

Good brief on the results of the Independence at Home Demonstration Project. Hope to see it advance to permanence. https://t.co/5NO6da0fYH
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 242 days ago

From earlier this year read if you haven't seen: The Heroism of Incremental Care https://t.co/nGr7DHJCik via @Atul_Gawande
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- 243 days ago

We need to focus on ensuring women better included in studies and big data sets https://t.co/lIaUzieHGP
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 243 days ago

Agree "Digital Marketing techniques underused in healthcare" (to drive change) @basslinetherapy
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 243 days ago

Hearing @Maxi_Macki talk about disparities in health informatics and systematic bias in big data sets - inspiring !
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 250 days ago

A horrific example of how the US dramatically lags the world - The last person you’d expect to die in childbirth https://t.co/tkqltCMp1E
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 251 days ago

RT @Atul_Gawande: This is real: "That doesn’t mean we should take care of the person who sits at home, eats poorly and gets diabetes,” Mulv…
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 251 days ago

All medical professionals should read this. What Hospitals Waste https://t.co/e1cpwmWaXX
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- 256 days ago

I admire Dr. Shulkin need more like him New Veterans Affairs Chief: A Hands-On, Risk-Taking ‘Standout’ https://t.co/AFHFYJOXnp
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 272 days ago

Read this one! Life as a Healthcare CIO: A Cautionary Tale for Healthcare https://t.co/SjH2haPPDk
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- 277 days ago

Let's keep this in mind for ourselves AND patients : How Many Pills Are Too Many?, via @nytimes https://t.co/MPcNRcy4yF
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 279 days ago

Another reminder that the US does NOT have anywhere near the best healthcare system in the world. https://t.co/u9kQ9VpgEF
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 291 days ago

This is an incredibly true and extremely underappreciated issue in healthcare today! https://t.co/rCk0CI9EgM
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 326 days ago

Excellent perspective article on the reasons why we don't have true interoperability in healthcare https://t.co/d8Ga1udIs3
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@gwendolynokeefe

- 355 days ago

Exactly right - applies to healthcare directed data scientists too! https://t.co/KTjAnLl0Vj
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