Population Health

analytics on EHR data
By Mike Miliard 01:54 pm April 28, 2017
MGMA survey finds mixed approach to interpreting, aggregating or organizing their records.
Big Data healthcare analytics
By Tom Sullivan 11:36 am April 26, 2017
The upcoming event will address emerging technologies, leadership insights, challenges to overcome and practicable advice about thriving in the increasingly data-rich healthcare world.
Anne Wojcicki CEO 23andMe

23andMe CEO and Co-Founder Anne Wojcicki

By Bernie Monegain 07:32 am April 23, 2017
This approval is expected to open the floodgates for more direct-to-consumer tests for disease risks.
By Bernie Monegain 01:31 pm April 21, 2017
Hospitals, doctors’ practices, government, insurers, and healthcare IT companies could all be affected, Kalorama says.
By Mike Miliard 01:45 pm April 20, 2017
Among recent developments in interoperable data exchange is a new physician-led health information network in Connecticut.
grants fight opioid crisis
By Bernie Monegain 10:44 am April 20, 2017
HHS Secretary Tom Price plans to focus on public health surveillance and the availability of overdose-reversing drugs.
Verily trial on Google Cloud

Duke University School of Medicine is one of two hospitals to work on Project Baseline to better understand the transition from health and risk factors for disease.

By Bill Siwicki 01:17 pm April 19, 2017
Project Baseline will test and develop new tools and technologies to access, organize and activate health information.
IDC AI and cognitive computing
By Tom Sullivan 11:18 am April 19, 2017
Quality management and diagnosis and treatment systems are among top use cases for AI and cognitive computing, IDC report says.
Worcester Polytech health IT innovation lab
By Bernie Monegain 11:17 am April 18, 2017
With $17 million in funding from the state and GE Healthcare, WPI said the lab will advance digital health and medical device development and create new jobs in the region.
sean parker cancer project

Photo via @Twitter

By Bill Siwicki 02:07 pm April 11, 2017
Test developed by Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy may determine if patients will respond to treatment.

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