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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
By Jessica Davis 03:48 pm December 30, 2015
Researchers at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital have developed an interactive Web application and dataset that puts pediatric cancer mutations and growth under a microscope.
fitbit
By Beth Jones Sanborn 07:19 pm December 15, 2015
When it comes to digital health funding, 2015 matched the record-breaking numbers of 2014 with more than $4.3 billion flowing into the industry, according to a Year in Review Report from Rock Health, a venture fund dedicated to backing digital health initiatives.
DNA
By Mike Miliard 04:25 pm December 15, 2015
First announced in August, the platform features more than 20 public and private sector participants including National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Broad Institute, Intel, Illumina, 23andMe and more.
Stethoscope money credit
By Jessica Davis 03:56 pm November 25, 2015
The rise of cybercrime is increasing the risk of healthcare institutions seeing a drop in their credit ratings. While cyberattacks don't drive ratings, they're seen as risks in that the "timing and consequences of a successful attack are uncertain."
Clouds
By Mike Miliard 04:11 pm November 24, 2015
As more than 50,000 medical professional prepare to head to Chicago for RSNA next week, Dell has unveiled new imaging and analytics tools built on partnerships with two other technology firms.
Health IT illustration
By Jessica Davis 02:47 pm November 20, 2015
Recent security breaches, especially in healthcare, have put the spotlight on major companies to be diligent on revamping systems to prevent data theft. But systems aren't designed to be user-friendly and are too complicated for many healthcare professionals.
Plastic army men
By Jack McCarthy 02:30 pm November 18, 2015
During a "State of Security" address at the Microsoft Cloud Forum on Tuesday, Microsoft's chief outlined a new, tougher approach to fighting security threats -- loosely being dubbed a cybersecurity war room.
Hacker
By Jessica Davis 09:37 am November 13, 2015
It's not just hospitals. Or even payers. Some 392 million health records have been accessed in 1,931 PHI breaches across a staggering 90 percent of industries, according to preliminary findings from a new Verizon report.
Hand with heart
By Jack McCarthy 03:17 pm November 10, 2015
Joining forces with the American Heart Association, the search giant said it will allocate $50 million to improve cardiovascular research and treatment.
Connected people
By Skip Snow 02:18 pm November 10, 2015
Geisinger Health System, an Epic shop, recently chose to deploy Cerner's HealtheIntent population health platform. We spoke with Nicholas Marko, MD, Geisinger's chief data officer, about the integration challenges and opportunities ahead.

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