Cloud Computing

By Gus Venditto 01:23 pm August 15, 2017
Shop carefully. While cloud computing offers many advantages, it’s a big step and adequate planning is essential to ensure success.
cloud computing platforms for healthcare
By Gus Venditto 11:51 am August 15, 2017
New cost reductions make cloud options more compelling than ever but, in a twist, experts say cloud platforms can be more secure than managed data centers.
Microsoft Coco
By Tom Sullivan 03:57 pm August 10, 2017
Hospitals can use the tech to create blockchain networks with governance, security and other transactional capabilities, the company says.
Human Diagnosis Project

A screen snap of the Human Diagnosis Project's interactive tool. Photo via HumanDx

By Mike Miliard 01:15 pm August 10, 2017
Human Dx initiative uses machine learning to connect patients at safety net hospitals and community health centers with targeted specialty care.
 Epic cloud-based EHR

Photo courtesy of UC San Diego.

By Tom Sullivan 04:26 pm August 07, 2017
The move kicks off a three-year migration to put all of its data storage needs in the cloud, officials said.
Boston Medical Center patient safety

Boston University Medical Center's Moakley Building. Photo via Drknchkn

By Mike Miliard 03:24 pm August 03, 2017
I-PASS Patient Safety Institute is helping the academic hospital achieve safer shift changes with game-based training, EHR mnemonics and benchmarking tools in the cloud.
OIG warns EHR vendors
By Tom Sullivan 02:26 pm August 02, 2017
Agency says the eClinicalWorks False Claims Act settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice signals a new area of healthcare fraud.
By Jessica Davis 11:22 am August 02, 2017
It was a disaster, no question, but the West Virginia system found it could have been a lot worse had it not put the right mechanisms in place.
By Bernie Monegain 01:29 pm August 01, 2017
Jonathan Bush to continue as CEO but his roles as president and chairman will be replaced with new hires.
Will Apple enter EHR market
By Bernie Monegain 10:09 am July 31, 2017
The space is ripe for disruption, but switching vendors is difficult and that will make building a new electronic health record platform, and convincing customers to adopt it, a long and uphill battle.

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