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By Intel 03:38 pm November 30, 2017
Healthcare leaders address artificial intelligence, population health and precision medicine adoption.
NHS WannaCry ransomware

The NHS Lanarkshire corporate office in the U.K. Credit: Google Maps

By Jessica Davis 03:08 pm November 30, 2017
The new $27 million project will provide the NHS Security Operations Center with enhanced monitoring capabilities, ethical hacking, vulnerability testing and malware analysis.
VA awards $44 million contract to CNSI for claims processing technology

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By Mike Miliard 02:54 pm November 30, 2017
As the department work to finalize its EHR modernization contract with Cerner, it extends a smaller deal for centralized claims management.
AMIA ONC interoperability standards

Donald Rucker, MD, speaking at the 2017 Capital Health Tech Summit. Credit: YouTube

By Mike Miliard 02:49 pm November 30, 2017
The informatics group calls for dedicated roadmap for standards, including a framework for how multiple standards should fit together to support data exchange.
Analytics company Empiric Health closes $3 million in ‘super seed financing’

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By Bernie Monegain 01:24 pm November 30, 2017
Company’s services and technology are designed to help health systems uncover and address variations in procedures, the better to improve care and cut costs.
ACOs

Mercy Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa. Credit: Google Maps

By Bill Siwicki 01:14 pm November 30, 2017
As the technologies mature, accountable care organizations are reporting big savings, delivering more primary care services, and reducing unnecessary emergency visits.
By Bernie Monegain 12:48 pm November 30, 2017
Program will introduce the technology to 144 cancer patients already undergoing treatment at the Indiana University Melvin and Bren Simon Cancer Center in Indianapolis.
GE launches blood collection company Drawbridge Health
By Bernie Monegain 11:12 am November 30, 2017
Company hopes to simplify the collection and transport of blood samples.
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By 09:35 am November 30, 2017
But more than half of respondents underestimate the risks of improperly sanitized devices.
EHR real-time analytics
By Mike Miliard 05:08 pm November 29, 2017
The CIO of Beth Israel Deaconess Care Organization says its population health platform has helped manage disparate data, but he still wishes vendors and payers would help manage the burden of value-based care.

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