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tele-stroke tools

Avanti Hospitals in East Los Angeles. Photo via Avanti

By Bill Siwicki 02:19 pm October 11, 2017
The technology enables the health system to triage patients at community hospitals and determine whether they should stay there or transfer to an academic medical center.
opioid treatment pharmacist technology
By Jessica Davis 01:47 pm October 11, 2017
Interoperability and workflow norms stand in the way, but convincing insurers the tech is worth the extra price tag can be the biggest obstacle.
health IT vendors working to end the opioid crisis
By Jessica Davis 12:29 pm October 11, 2017
Several companies are working with policymakers and other vendors to replace the use of highly-addictive painkillers and reduce overprescribing.
HIMSS interoperability call-to-action
By Tom Sullivan 11:11 am October 11, 2017
Improved interoperability requires integrating exchange frameworks, improving usability, earning the engagement of caregivers and patients, and more.
By Bernie Monegain 09:50 am October 11, 2017
The acquisition will boost Welltok’s growth within the hospital market and make it possible for the company to serve all types of population health managers.
Accenture data breach

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By Jessica Davis 03:35 pm October 10, 2017
Hundreds of gigabytes of sensitive client and company data were exposed when the tech and cloud giant accidentally left four of its AWS S3 buckets open to the public.
Predictive analytics a business necessity
By Jeff Lagasse 03:26 pm October 10, 2017
For many things, predictive modeling is a must, and just might mean the difference between savings and waste.
virtual care technologies
By Bernie Monegain 02:46 pm October 10, 2017
Avizia, which is backed by NewYork-Presbyterian, Northwell Health and HealthQuest, said incorporating both companies’ technology will enable it to offer a customizable telehealth platform.
eClinicalworks and opennotes
By Mike Miliard 12:25 pm October 10, 2017
EHR vendor’s cloud-based portal will now make it easier for physicians to share clinical notes with their patients.
EHRs genomic data
By Mike Miliard 10:46 am October 10, 2017
In some cases, more data is needed to draw conclusions, and in others, the tech just isn’t there yet, John Quackenbush, a computational biologist at Harvard's Dana Farber Cancer Institute, says.

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