Analytics

Cognitive clinical science Leigh Williams
By Tom Sullivan 01:13 pm May 16, 2017
But the looming shortage of data scientists will likely slow down the adoption, CMO says.
El Camino Hospital predictive analytics
By Mike Miliard 11:16 am May 16, 2017
Faced with increasing patient falls, El Camino Hospital turned to machine learning to reduce the risk.
Bryan Bennett healthcare big data
By Tom Sullivan 10:51 am May 16, 2017
Training programs for cultivating leaders often focus too much on skills and not enough on process, says Bryan Bennett, executive director of the Healthcare Center for Excellence.
IBM Watson fight opioid addition
By Bernie Monegain 10:03 am May 16, 2017
Partnership with MAP Health Management will help identify people at risk of relapse so healthcare providers can intervene sooner.
By Tom Sullivan 03:46 pm May 15, 2017
As artificial intelligence, cognitive computing and machine learning systems become better than humans at medicine and cost less, it might even become unethical not to replace people.
Big Data and Healthcare Analytics Forum

Santosh Mohan, HIMSS Innovation Committee Chairperson, moderated the panel with Leonard D’Avolio of Cyft, Sameer Badlani of Sutter Health and Gurmeet Sran of ‎Dignity Health.

By Tom Sullivan 02:54 pm May 15, 2017
Hospitals must more effectively gather and analyze their existing data, speakers at the Big Data and Healthcare Analytics Forum said.
Intermountain precision medicine, advanced imaging
By Bernie Monegain 04:06 pm May 11, 2017
New cancer test requires less DNA than previous versions.
Kun Huang Indiana University precision health iniative
By Bernie Monegain 12:40 pm May 10, 2017
Program has tapped internationally recognized bioinformatics and genomics expert to lead the effort.
Penn Medicine ECRI Institute award
By Bernie Monegain 10:19 am May 09, 2017
ECRI Institute award recognizes Penn for using platform to improve patient safety and reduce costs.
Hottest healthcare skills: Analytics, documentation, health IT
By Tom Sullivan 11:10 am May 08, 2017
Hospitals are increasingly looking for more technical employees, AHIMA found, based on latest job listings.

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