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Darren Lacey, chief information security officer at Johns Hopkins
By Healthcare IT News 11:22 am December 05, 2016
After a banner year for healthcare breaches, it's worth taking stock of where we are and what we need to do to ensure 2017 is better for cybersecurity. Darren Lacey, chief information security officer at Johns Hopkins offers his perspective on the state of the industry.  
Peggy Chou
By Healthcare IT News 10:41 am October 26, 2016
Peggy Chou shares the journey Atrius Health took in improving the risk adjustment on its value-based reimbursement contracts. Starting with a deep analysis of its existing EHR data, Atrius began a process that included clinicians, finance and IT staff members.
By Healthcare IT News 09:13 am October 26, 2016
By analyzing data from payer claims and its own referral-management tracking system, Lawrence General Hospital was able to engage clinicians in strategies for improving care retention.
By Healthcare IT News 02:17 pm October 25, 2016
(SPONSORED) Judy Hanover, director of strategic initiatives for Healthcare at Pure Storage, talks about the coming trends for data crunching.
Joseph Doyle Big Data
By Healthcare IT News 09:20 am October 25, 2016
Targeting the triple aim requires an empirical, evidence-based approach, says Joseph Doyle, professor of management at MIT's Sloan School.
By Healthcare IT News 01:44 pm October 24, 2016
Richard Finley, MD, director of medical analytics at University of Mississippi Medical Center, talks about how the health system tackles risk stratification for remote monitoring.
By Healthcare IT News 12:37 pm October 24, 2016
Palmetto Health's Chief Value and Informatics Officer Tripp Jennings, MD, clears up some misunderstandings about analytics and big data.
By Healthcare IT News 11:51 am October 24, 2016
Where to start with an effective analytics program? A big staff and bigger budget are not prerequisites, says Karen Reff, manager of decision support at Union General Hospital.
Social Media Debates at HIMSS16
By Healthcare IT News 07:50 am June 17, 2016
HIMSS16 Social Media Ambassadors Rasu Shrestha and Bill Bunting weigh in on the lackluster progress of innovation in healthcare, interoperability and patient care. Part of the Social Media Debates series hosted by Beth Jones Sanborn, Managing Editor of Healthcare Finance.
John Lynn and Shahid Shah
By Healthcare IT News 04:06 pm May 23, 2016
HIMSS16 Social Media Ambassadors John Lynn and Shahid Shah exchange opinions on the state of interoperability and patient care. Part of the Social Media Debates series hosted by Beth Jones Sanborn, Managing Editor of Healthcare Finance. Watch HIMSS16 SMAs debate meaningful use

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