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By Bernie Monegain 07:06 am October 21, 2016
Disruption is already starting. Hospital and IT vendor executives should should pay close attention to innovations and emerging business and care models, Frost & Sullivan says.
IBM Ginni Rometty HIMSS17

IBM CEO Ginni Rometty. Source: Fortune Live Media via Flickr.

By Tom Sullivan 09:58 am October 19, 2016
IBM's tech-savvy chief has been instrumental in the company's supercomputing work with Watson, the surprising partnership with Apple to create health apps, and she has boldly proclaimed that cognitive computing is the future of healthcare. 
Big Data healthcare analytics
By Tom Sullivan 06:28 am October 19, 2016
The industry must move beyond the hype, for starters, but that won’t be easy. Experts discuss the challenges, success stories and technologies of the not-so-distant future.  
Johns Hopkins precision medicine
By Jessica Davis 03:12 pm October 17, 2016
The academic medical center also intends to open eight precision medicine centers to advance technologies and measurement tools to improve patient care.
By Bill Siwicki 07:07 am October 14, 2016
Healthcare IT News asks HIT professionals to take part in an important new survey that will study the place of EHRs, cybersecurity, population health, Big Data and more in the year ahead.  
health concierge Accolade CTO

Accolade's new Chief Technology Officer, Harish Naidu, said the company wants to expand its concierge services to millions of people. 

By Bernie Monegain 06:56 am October 14, 2016
The Seattle-based company, which aims to re-engineer how consumers manage their care’ also brought on a vice president of product management to advance its platform.
Offshoring PHI business associate
By Mike Miliard 07:21 am October 12, 2016
Hospitals and provider organizations now have to manage business associates that might share data or access to it with overseas vendors. Experts say OCR won't pursue foreign companies after a breach. That means all risk remains on HIPAA-covered entities.
HIMSS cloud computing forum
By Chris Hayden 02:19 pm October 11, 2016
The inaugural event will take place at HIMSS17 on Feb 19 in Orlando. We’re looking for speakers right now. 
Welltok CafeWell population health
By Bernie Monegain 11:36 am October 07, 2016
CEO Jeff Margolis said Welltok plans to expand its platform for connecting consumers with benefits and resources.
HealthX Redox machine learning

HealthX CEO Mark Bakken said the VC firm will focus on early-stage companies looking to solve hard problems in healthcare. 

By Bernie Monegain 11:38 am October 05, 2016
The venture capital firm has already invested in Redox, founded by former Epic employees, as well as upstarts focusing on analytics, billing, and cloud-based machine learning.

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