The O’Reilly Open Source Convention (OSCON) introduced a health care track for the first time in 2010. The track was inspired by O’Reilly Media’s growing interest in the innovations coming out of the intersection of healthcare and technology, was constructed using research and connections to health care innovators built by Tim O’Reilly and other O’Reilly staff, and was sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Pioneer Portfolio.
At the conference, the audience and speakers connected around the following issues:
You can read the full report on the health care track in the download entitled "O’Reilly Open Source Convention: Report on the Health Care Track." Learn more about O'Reilly Media and why it's becoming involved in health care, in the video with Pioneer Team Leader Paul Tarini's and Tim O'Reilly, founder and CEO of O'Reilly Media, Inc.