Guest Top Ten List

Shahid N. Shah is an internationally recognized and influential healthcare IT thought leader who is known as The Healthcare IT Guy across the Internet. He is a consultant to various federal agencies on IT matters and winner of the coveted "Fed 100" award given to IT experts that have made a big impact in the government. Shahid has architected and built multiple clinical solutions over his almost 20 year career and shares with us his picks for must-read Healthcare IT and e-Health blogs. All of these blogs and many more can be found on his health IT blogs aggregator “”.

Shahid's Must-Read Health IT and e-Health Blogs

CIO Unplugged

Another great view of how a non-profit healthcare delivery system CIO’s brain works.

Candid CIO

A great view into how a large healthcare system CIO thinks and makes decision.

Chilmark Research

News & views of health IT and PHR adoption from an analyst firm.

Crossover Health

A smart techno-savvy physician’s perspective of e-Health and Health 2.0.


Microsoft’s stances and opinions on the health IT world; another big-company blog but written by Bill Crounse, the top physician at Microsoft and also approachable.


IBM’s viewpoints on health IT and health tech in general. While it’s a big-company blog, they are very approachable and practical.

The only site that caters exclusively to presenting views and opinions from working healthcare CIOs – a new site, but edited and presented very professionally and without the usual vendor bias.

Healthcare & Technology

A registered nurse’s outlook on Health IT, reform, EHRs, EMRs, Internet resources and more.

Healthcare Technology News

News and opinion about healthcare technology from an editor with experience in the large health vendor space.

Medical Connectivity

When you’re looking for the best advice on how to connect health IT systems with medical devices, this is the place to go.

Neil Versel’s Healthcare IT Blog

A very good healthcare journalist’s views important news of the day.