Cloud Computing

Googler Forward Adrian Aoun
By Jack McCarthy 09:56 am January 18, 2017
Adrian Aoun said the emerging company will be built on beautiful hardware and software, and compared the vision to Tesla cars. 
Surescripts Sentinel HIMSS17 eprescribing
By Ephraim Schwartz 07:37 am January 18, 2017
The new network will be automated and, as such, capable of monitoring more prescriptions than it previously could. It will also provide a platform for Surecripts future plans, CEO Tom Skelton said. 
Big Data and Healthcare Analytics
By Healthcare IT News 11:22 am January 17, 2017
Proposals should actionable and solutions-based with a focus on the role analytics play in standardizing clinical care, reducing costs, achieving population health objectives and making better strategic decisions. 
Accenture QuiO smart injection
By Jack McCarthy 09:52 am January 11, 2017
QuiO garners the top spot for its smart injection devices and connected health software combination. 
UMMC analytics cloud

UMMC CHIO John Showalter, MD, said that tapping into cloud services is the system's strategy moving forward. 

By Mike Miliard 11:36 am January 10, 2017
UMMC uses Amazon Web Services and Microsoft Azure as well as predictive analytics to improve care and reduce costs. But it took some work to embrace the cloud.
Intermountain cloud innovation experimentation
By Tom Sullivan 11:22 am January 10, 2017
The health system rolled out three new apps, including one it plans to commercialize. That wouldn't have been possible without the ability to tap into infrastructure quickly and cheaply, said Intermountain's director of innovation.
pitfalls avoid cloud contracts
By Bernie Monegain 08:04 am January 10, 2017
John Houston cautions that healthcare entities need to make sure they address downtime, data rights and security when putting together contracts with cloud-based services providers.
By Jessica Davis 11:45 am January 09, 2017
Four experts discuss the lessons the healthcare industry learned the hard way this past year – and the need for much stronger security measures in 2017.
PatientSafe population health HIMSS17

PatientSafe CEO Si Luo said healthcare executives are getting more savvy about what modern communications platforms should look like. 

By Tom Sullivan 07:08 am January 06, 2017
The new iteration will bring integration with Cisco and Avaya, a single app including various communications tools and clinical workflow features. 
Mayo Groupon machine learning

Groupon co-founder and Tempus CEO and co-founder Eric Lefkofsky said that cutting-edge technologies such as machine learning have not yet permeated the healthcare system. 

By Jack McCarthy 07:01 am January 05, 2017
Mayo will deploy the Tempus “operating system to battle cancer,” to apply analytics that can be used for improving patients’ quality of life and survival rates. 

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