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Ascension partners with tech accelerator
By Bill Siwicki 03:58 pm August 17, 2017
The largest nonprofit health system in the U.S. is working to establish a pipeline of early-stage innovators.
AI tech for hospitals
By Mike Miliard 03:02 pm August 17, 2017
But some big questions need to be answered as tools like Siri and Alexa start playing a role in the patient journey, says one expert.

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By Jessica Davis 02:49 pm August 17, 2017
But while Congress proposed taking ONC’s budget down to $38 million, the FDA would get $500 million budget increase if passed.
population health platform

A screensnap from MAP Behavioral Health Management.

By Bill Siwicki 02:19 pm August 17, 2017
The behavioral health IT vendor is integrating the terms technology from Wolters Kluwer Health to enhance interoperability and optimize analytics.
telehealth helps with ER wait times
By Bill Siwicki 01:58 pm August 17, 2017
While the average emergency room wait times for low-acuity patients were up to two-and-a-half hours at NewYork-Presbyterian and Weill Cornell Medical Center, the provider’s Telehealth Express Care service can get patients in and out in 35 minutes.
By Tom Sullivan 12:14 pm August 17, 2017
The first Homeland Security Secretary explains that hospitals need to focus their finances and accept that they must invest in creating not just a culture of security but one of resiliency.

Marian J. Ball, senior adviser at IBM Research, accepts a Most Influential Women in Health IT Award at HIMSS17.

By Bernie Monegain 04:59 am August 17, 2017
Nominations for the HIMSS Most Influential Women in Health IT Awards, will close on August 28 at 11:59 p.m. Central Time.
NIH precision medicine project
By Mike Miliard 04:22 pm August 16, 2017
The SaaS platform will power the All of Us Research Program at the center of the Precision Medicine Initiative.
telemedicine had minimal benefits
By Jessica Davis 03:56 pm August 16, 2017
While telehealth is touted as a way to reduce care costs and doctor’s visits, a study from the University of Wisconsin revealed telemedicine may be falling short in other areas.
top 10 cloud vendors for healthcare
By Bill Siwicki 03:47 pm August 16, 2017
Salesforce, Kinvey, IBM, CloudMine and Microsoft come in as market leaders.

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