‘Mini-Silicon Valley’ sprouting up in S. Florida


Author: Nicole Brochu
Publisher: Sun Sentinel
Date: June 19, 2014

The doctor of the future has arrived, and his digital makeover has South Florida’s fingerprints all over it.

That’s what you get when you live in a region some are dubbing “a mini-Silicon Valley” for health care innovation.

From prescriptions and X-rays to patient consultations and bill collection, the physician’s smartphone is doing it all, serving as a digital practice and usurping the stethoscope as the go-to accessory. Read more here.