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google cloud
By Bill Siwicki 04:39 pm March 07, 2018
Medial EarlySign raises $30 million, Orion Health debuts machine learning service, and Real Time Medical launches a healthcare quality assurance system with an assist from Google Cloud.
Google cloud APIs healthcare

Gregory Moore, MD, Google Cloud’s vice president of healthcare, speaking at HIMSS18 on Wednesday.

By Jessica Davis 04:32 pm March 07, 2018
Google Cloud VP, Cleveland Clinic associate CIO, urge healthcare organizations to get out there and find partners.
Population health initiatives
By Mike Miliard 02:15 pm March 07, 2018
Terri Steinberg, MD, chief health information officer at Christiana Care, said the health system has notched some big wins in a short time through smart use of technology, care coordination and analytics.
HIMSS Immunization Integration Program
By Tom Sullivan 01:51 pm March 07, 2018
Vendors participating in an initiative to improve the accuracy of immunization data sharing between public and private healthcare organizations include an interface engine and billing tools.
Artificial intelligence applications

Mayo Clinic Chief Information officer Christopher Ross answers questions about the future of AI at HIMSS18 on Tuesday.

By Laura Lovett 11:56 am March 07, 2018
AI is already working in decision support, clinical trials and hospital operations but curation of the data from experts is still important.
Google cloud AI

Google Cloud exec David Parish speaking at HIMSS18 on Tuesday.

By Jessica Davis 07:15 pm March 06, 2018
Machine learning is capable of predicting care outcomes and drastically improving the effectiveness of healthcare -- but how quickly can the industry bring the elements together?
AMA president

AMA President James Madara, MD, was part of a panel of speakers at an after-hours dinner at HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Jonah Comstock 02:00 pm March 06, 2018
AMA president, Mayo CIO says there’s still work to be done before can truly gain adoption.
healthcare policymakers

Elise Sweeney-Anthony, director of the office of policy at the ONC, speaking at HIMSS18 on Monday. 

By Laura Lovett 12:09 pm March 06, 2018
Accessible regulation data allows stakeholders to understand the path toward innovation.
machine learning models

Srinivasan Suresh, MD, chief medical information officer at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, speaking at the Machine Learning & AI event during HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Dave Muoio 08:02 pm March 05, 2018
Predict readmissions, detecting early cancer among the results of several case studies detailed at the Machine Learning & AI event.
Healthcare is moving from episodic to ‘life-based care’

Judy Murphy, chief nursing officer at IBM, speaking at HIMSS18 in Las Vegas on Monday.

By Dave Muoio 03:54 pm March 05, 2018
With predictive and cognitive technologies advancing, reaching patients outside of care settings is only going to get more important.

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