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Todd Stewart, MD, vice president of clinical integrated solutions at Mercy, said that healthcare data is a classic problem for machine learning technologies. 

By Tom Sullivan 07:19 am January 04, 2017
Mercy Health took a cue from its supply chain management machine learning success to bolster clinical pathways. The result: $14 million saved the first year, and Mercy is already on track to surpass that. But a VP says it's not just about the bottom line.  
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By Jessica Davis 01:14 pm December 30, 2016
Everything attendees need to know about cybersecurity events at the 2017 HIMSS Annual Conference & Exhibition, which includes a cybersecurity command center, educational sessions and an all-day forum.
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Cleveland Clinic CEO Toby Cosgrove, MD. 

By Bernie Monegain 10:07 am December 27, 2016
The organizations intend to apply Watson supercomputing capabilities to analyze EHR and claims data alongside social determinants of health to fuel personalized care and population management.
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Kathryn Pearson Peyton, MD, lifeIMAGE, where Pearson Peyton now serves as Chair of the Women’s Health Advisory Board at lifeIMAGE and Wyatt Tellis, director of imaging IT solutions in the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging at the University of California, San Francisco. 

By Chris Nerney 07:24 am December 27, 2016
It’s personal for Kathryn Pearson Peyton. But the interoperability upside to storing breast cancer images in the cloud could be a boon to earlier detection and reducing unnecessary imaging. 
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Delos COO Peter Scialla

By Jack McCarthy 11:03 am December 21, 2016
The companies will apply Watson cognitive computing to data Delos is generating in work with the Mayo Clinic to better understand how indoor environments impact health and wellness.
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By Jack McCarthy 01:27 pm December 20, 2016
Scripps and Walgreens joined forces to conduct the research. Scripps director Eric Topol said it enables them to better understand how mobile devices and apps can help improve behavior and outcomes. 
McKesson Infor supply chain
By Mike Miliard 11:36 am December 19, 2016
McKesson Enterprise Information Solutions has teamed with Infor for a go-to-market partnership aimed at helping healthcare organizations reduce costs by better managing their supply chains.
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athenahealth Chief Medical Officer Todd Rothenhaus. 

By Tom Sullivan 08:46 am December 19, 2016
Chief Medical Officer Todd Rothenhaus said the company is working on an ROI guarantee as it moves into the post-EHR era of population health and care coordination. 
Concerto cloud healthcare
By Jack McCarthy 09:35 am December 16, 2016
The new service integrates with EHRs, enterprise resource planning and content management applications, the company said. 
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IBM CEO Ginni Rometty. Source: Fortune Live Media via Flickr.

By Bernie Monegain 11:55 am December 15, 2016
Big Blue’s top executive also plans to invest $1 billion in workforce training.

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