Data Warehousing

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.
Peachtree Neurological Clinic breach
By Jessica Davis 11:52 am July 19, 2017
While Peachtree Neurological Clinic avoided paying ransom after a recent cyberattack, the investigation that followed revealed a hacker had access to its system starting in February 2016.
verizon data breach
By Jessica Davis 04:24 pm July 13, 2017
As many as 14 million U.S. customers of the telecommunications company were exposed after a user mistake caused a database to go public online.

Western Missouri Medical Center. Photo via Google Maps

By Mike Miliard 02:10 pm July 13, 2017
Western Missouri Medical Center says move will streamline the department while allowing them to save on costs.

A screen snap from a Hyperledger demo via YouTube

By Mike Miliard 02:41 pm July 12, 2017
Modular architecture will enable innovators to explore new ways to bring distributed ledger technology to healthcare and beyond.
Hyland takeover of Lexmark Perceptive

Lexmark International's Perceptive business unit in Kansas City will now be run by Hyland. Photo via Google Maps

By Mike Miliard 02:35 pm July 11, 2017
Company acquires 17 offices around the world and a sizable portfolio of enterprise content management tools.
medicaid data
By Mike Miliard 03:33 pm June 27, 2017
Delays and hiccups in T-MSIS implementation are preventing CMS and the states from participating in a program to improve the timeliness, completeness and accuracy of health data.

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