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Who should be blamed when the machine makes the mistake?

BY Jeff Rowe | June 05, 2017

Critical to the longterm success of artificial intelligence in medicine, says one researcher, is knowing whom to blame when something goes wrong.

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Report: hospitals increasingly shifting IT purchases to the cloud

BY Jeff Rowe | June 01, 2017

According to analysts, the cloud will enable IT departments to operate in an environment that has a centralized operating model where they focus on service delivery and more predictable expenditures.

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Wanted: an effective data science strategy for every healthcare organization

BY Jeff Rowe | May 17, 2017

Without a data science strategy, three experts argue, healthcare organizations can’t draw on increasing volumes of data to improve the safety, quality and efficiency of the care they provide.

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AWS rolls out new HIPAA-eligible service opportunities

BY Jeff Rowe | May 15, 2017

As FHIR, the Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources specification, will likely become the next-generation standard for how health information is shared between entities, it can be easily codified within an API on Amazon API Gateway.

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Next-gen technology raises hopes for true clinical decision support

BY Jeff Rowe | May 12, 2017

Successful implementation of “next generation diagnosis support systems” could lead to fewer diagnostic errors, better medical education, enhanced disease surveillance and better care for those in resource-limited areas of the world.

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ClearDATA unveils $12 million fund to expand cloud services

BY Jeff Rowe | May 08, 2017

Predictive analytics, collaborative clinical research and patient engagement are just a few of the uses for which healthcare organizations are increasingly turning to the cloud.

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ONC announces data provenance challenge

BY Jeff Rowe | April 28, 2017

With patient-generated health data proliferating by the day, better tools are needed to assess data provenance, as well as more standard approaches to capture it.

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Rural providers latch onto cloud-based EHRS

BY Jeff Rowe | April 28, 2017

With no servers to buy, and no need to hire IT staff to maintain them, a cloud-based EHR is a model that works for small or struggling hospitals with limited resources.