Visual depiction of how far we’ve come with medical/clinical records management

We’ve made great strides in hospital buildings, patient rooms, surgery centers, and diagnostic tools. Doctors from the 1930’s may not recognize many of the tools and facilities we use today.

Tools and Facilities in 1935 versus today

Now, how far have we come along in medical and clinical records management? We have much cooler looking file folders and storage cabinets! I don’t think any doctors from the 1930’s would have any problem using the new folders, though. 🙂

Medical records old and new


Shahid N. Shah

Shahid Shah is an internationally recognized enterprise software guru that specializes in digital health with an emphasis on e-health, EHR/EMR, big data, iOT, data interoperability, med device connectivity, and bioinformatics.