Data Warehousing

A screen snap explaining the Integrated Health Model Initiative. Photo via AMA

By Mike Miliard 02:58 pm October 16, 2017
Cerner, IBM, Intermountain, AMIA are early sign-ons to the new Integrated Health Model Initiative, which seeks to improve the way healthcare information is organized and shared.
EHRs genomic data
By Mike Miliard 10:46 am October 10, 2017
In some cases, more data is needed to draw conclusions, and in others, the tech just isn’t there yet, John Quackenbush, a computational biologist at Harvard's Dana Farber Cancer Institute, says.
data governance challenges
By Mike Miliard 02:46 pm September 27, 2017
Trust, access, infrastructure, resources top the list of concerns as IT leaders work to iron out discrepancies between clinical and financial departments, new poll shows.
Intermountain moves to open IT platform
By Bernie Monegain 02:40 pm August 29, 2017
The Utah system will tap Red Hat for more agile, modern infrastructure as it replaces legacy tools.
IBM machine learning
By Mike Miliard 01:44 pm August 18, 2017
Big Blue scientists will apply algorithms to spot patterns that could signal ways to delay or prevent juvenile diabetes.
top 10 cloud vendors for healthcare
By Bill Siwicki 03:47 pm August 16, 2017
Salesforce, Kinvey, IBM, CloudMine and Microsoft come in as market leaders.
Data sanitization best practices

There's a misconception among many that factory resets, data wiping and reformatting are enough to safely clear away old data but that's not the case.

By Mike Miliard 01:19 pm August 08, 2017
A new alliance of IT and security professionals wants to promote best practices and spread awareness of a standard definition.
natural language processing
By Mike Miliard 01:53 pm August 04, 2017
Medical transcripts offer untapped insights for life science customers, the companies say.
universal patient ID manager
By Mike Miliard 01:55 pm July 28, 2017
Working with the cloud-based database developer helps Experian offer healthcare organizations better speed and scalability to manage patient identification, officials say.
HITRUST launches community outreach program
By Mike Miliard 12:32 pm July 26, 2017
Town halls at Tufts Medical Center, Texas Children's Hospital, Centura Health and more are meant to give healthcare professionals a chance to compare notes and share strategies for better security.

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