Cloud Computing

Mikael Dolsten, president of Pfizer Worldwide Research and Development, said leveraging Watson will enable Pfizer to bring promising new immuno-oncology therapeutics to patients more quickly. 

By Bernie Monegain 11:27 am December 02, 2016
The new partnership is designed to drive Pfizer’s immuno-oncology research by tapping into IBM’s machine learning, cognitive computing and natural language processing technologies.
cloud security compliance

HIMSS Analytics Senior Director of Research Services Bryan Fiekers.

By Gus Venditto 03:55 pm December 01, 2016
The concerns many IT professionals raised about security and compliance issues appear to have been over-stated. HIMSS Analytics will delve into its research in a Dec. 6, 2016 webinar on the topic. 
By Bernie Monegain 11:08 am December 01, 2016
Experian sees healthcare as particularly vulnerable to cyberattacks because medical identity theft remains so lucrative and relatively easy for hackers to exploit – and they continue to find markets for reselling patient data.
open source machine learning

Health Catalyst director of data science Levi Thatcher said that the intention of open sourcing is to encourage collaboration for outcome improvement.

By Bernie Monegain 08:01 am December 01, 2016
The company said its goal is to make healthcare outcomes improvement accessible to all and, in turn, boost collaboration industrywide.
Best Hospital IT 2016

Pictured (left to right): Inspira Health CIO Tom Pacek, Mahaska IT director Chris Hickie and Roper St. Francis CIO Keith Neuman.

By Tom Sullivan 07:10 am November 30, 2016
A look inside some of the most ambitious initiatives happening at Healthcare IT News' 2016 Best Hospital IT Departments, which are cultivating a bold new era of care delivery by homing in on the patient experience.
John Houston, UPMC

 John Houston, UPMC vice president of security and privacy and associate counsel

By Bernie Monegain 07:24 am November 29, 2016
John Houston calls on cloud providers to be more transparent about their security offerings and to support standards such as HITRUST. 

Boston Children's and GE Healthcare will employ the GE Health Cloud to build the new software.

By Bernie Monegain 11:27 am November 28, 2016
Boston Children's Hospital and GE Healthcare are working together on new pediatric brain software they plan to take to market.
Apple Sculley ACOs analytics
By Bill Siwicki 09:10 am November 28, 2016
Sculley, currently chairman of the board at RxAdvance, discusses the future of risk-based care and how cloud computing services can help.
Stanford study artificial intelligence
By Jack McCarthy 09:08 am November 28, 2016
Instead of envisioning AI outpacing humanity as we know it, researchers spot prime opportunities for clinical decision support, patient monitoring, surgery and more. 
By Tom Sullivan 06:46 am November 23, 2016
People, products and pictures of last year’s event, from Sylvia Burwell’s opening keynote to the post-Super Bowl Peyton Manning shutting things down. And a whole lot of innovation on the show floor. 

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