Business Intelligence (BI)

Duke University
By Bernie Monegain 10:15 am April 29, 2015
With $9.75 million in hand from gifts and matching funds, Duke University is launching an initiative focused on harnessing vast amounts of data to tackle society's biggest challenges. Healthcare is chief among them.
Confused man with laptop
By Erin McCann 11:06 am April 28, 2015
There's a problem in the world of data analytics. A new survey of health IT professionals shows that the lion's share of them see clinical and business intelligence as top priorities for 2015, but the majority also say they don't even know what data to actually collect.
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By John Andrews 09:23 am April 24, 2015
For providers considering how to assemble a viable accountable care organization, experts say the key is to first have a strong care coordination system in place.
laptop with stethoscope
By Tom Sullivan 03:34 pm April 13, 2015
SAP developed the HANA platform "clean sheet" to bolster its "massively multi-parallel" computing power over disk-based relational databases.
close up on doctor using laptop
By Henry Powderly 02:48 pm April 13, 2015
Change is coming to Stage 2 Meaningful Use, officials from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said Monday, as a new rule aims to cut back on redundancies and solve a few headaches healthcare providers have expressed over the program.
US dollars
By Henry Powderly 02:37 pm April 13, 2015
The revenue cycle of the future will put the patient first, a dramatic change of course that experts on the HIMSS Revenue Cycle Task Force say is desperately needed in healthcare.
data sharing cloud
By Chris Nerney 02:33 pm April 13, 2015
Data management vendor Informatica plans to announce new products at HIMSS15 designed to help healthcare entities speed data analysis and modernize aging applications.
KPMG
By Mike Miliard 01:22 pm April 13, 2015
KPMG is moving to shore up its presence in the health IT space with its acquisition of Beacon Partners, the Weymouth, Mass.-based healthcare consultancy.
roadmap with pins
By Frank Irving 08:40 pm April 12, 2015
Geographic information systems can take EHR-related data to create visual analytics that help direct population health management.
stethoscope on money
By Richard Pizzi 08:05 pm April 12, 2015
Revenue cycle leaders have a lot to focus on, but expert panelists at the Revenue Cycle Solutions Summit on Sunday said point-of-service collections and the looming ICD-10 switch rank among the top challenges facing those departments in 2015.

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