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UCSF Medical Center at Mission Bay to Meet Demands of Information Age
UCSF Today

When Michael Blum, MD, imagines the new UCSF Medical Center being constructed at Mission Bay, he thinks of a beloved TV show.

No, it’s not “E.R.” or “General Hospital.” It’s “The Jetsons.”

Blum, chief medical information officer at the current UCSF Medical Center, sees the emerging 289-bed hospital complex as a thrilling chance for UCSF to implement the health information technology equivalent of flying cars and robot maids.