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pMD Blog: Year in Review
As we close the chapter on 2015 and look forward to 2016, we're taking one last look back at some of our most popular posts and health care IT topics over the course of the year. From ICD-10, Health Exchanges, Babies, Dogs, and Development, you can always find something interesting here on our blog:

The Importance of Simplicity; A Rant

"Unbounded code complexity can kill software by making it difficult to change and adapt to customer needs." Read More

Five Ways to Embarrass Yourself and Spend Valentine's Day in the Hospital

"S61.230 - Puncture wound without foreign body of right index finger without damage to nail.
Bret Michaels said it best: Every rose has its thorn. And nothing kills a romantic evening like an injury from a dozen beautiful roses." Read More

Three Lessons Your Baby Will Teach You About Software Implementations

"At less than three months old, my daughter has already reinforced a few great lessons and connections to successful software implementations." Read More

Dog Driven Development

"When I dive headfirst into a serious software development task, I try to take some inspiration from my canine friend." Read More

Code Bash

"We put our heads together and came up with the idea of a daily Code Bash. We blocked this time on our calendars, making a mutual commitment that we would dedicate this time to coding and be available to help each other through answering questions, discussing designs, pair programming, and code review." Read More
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