Analytics

Doctor looking at vitals on monitor
By Mike Miliard 11:11 am October 20, 2015
Johns Hopkins is working with Microsoft to develop a data sharing platform that will better integrate medical devices in the intensive care unit and help prevent medical errors.
Illustration of doctor with money
By Michelle Ronan Noteboom 09:16 am October 20, 2015
Healthcare spending in the U.S. far exceeds that of other high-income countries, according to a new Commonwealth Fund report. Despite that, Americans have poorer results on several key health outcome measures.
Sidney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital
By Bernie Monegain 10:29 am October 19, 2015
Eskenazi Health introduced today its new Sandra Eskenazi Center for Brain Care Innovation, which officials call the first of its kind in the nation.
Growth chart on chalkboard
By Mike Miliard 10:05 am October 16, 2015
Venture capital funding for digital health rebounded in Q3 2015, up 32 percent quarter over quarter with $1.6 billion doled out across 148 deals, according to a new report from Mercom Capital Group.
10e TeleVisits
By Tom Sullivan 09:31 am October 16, 2015
The new cloud-based platform rolls together analytics, big data, population health, telehealth tools and data from wearables into what the company's CEO said will set expectations for next-gen EHRs.
Opposing sides
By Mike Miliard 11:19 am October 15, 2015
There are generally "two camps" when it comes to appreciating predictive analytics in healthcare, says Sriram Vishwanath, professor of data science and informatics at UT Austin: the overconfident and the skeptical. Both could learn a lesson about its capabilities and limitations.
Illustration of people
By Mike Miliard 10:31 am October 14, 2015
Geisinger Health System, a longtime leader in value-based care delivery, has enlisted Cerner to help broaden its population health capabilities, deploying its HealtheIntent platform for cloud-based analytics.
Pressing checkbox button
By Healthcare IT News 11:37 am October 13, 2015
HIMSS Analytics is researching the concerns of IT security professionals, and the ways healthcare organizations secure their technology systems and applications. If you're a hospital or health system IT security professional, please provide your input via this brief survey.
Social media icons on smartphone
By Erin McCann 10:56 am October 13, 2015
Mining patients' social media data could provide enormous insight into overall health outcomes, according to a new study conducted by University of Pennsylvania researchers.
Michael Dell
By Erin McCann 10:55 am October 12, 2015
In one of the largest technology mergers in history, Dell announced Monday that it has inked a deal to acquire cloud computing and big data company EMC Corporation.

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