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By Jessica Davis 11:45 am January 09, 2017
Four experts discuss the lessons the healthcare industry learned the hard way this past year – and the need for much stronger security measures in 2017.

Deborah DiSanzo, general manager at IBM Watson Health, says the company's partnership with Illumina lays the groundwork for better understanding of the impact of genomics in oncology.

By Bernie Monegain 10:06 am January 09, 2017
IBM will integrate its cognitive computing platform Watson for Genomics with biotech company Illumina's tumor sequencing technology. Executives announced what they called a "groundbreaking partnership" Jan. 9 at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco.
By Jack McCarthy 09:56 am January 09, 2017
The artificial intelligence company works with Biogen, Cigna, LabCorp and Quest Diagnostics on registry of 5 billion clinical records for 100 million patients, spanning 30 disease areas. 
medical device security HIMSS17
By Jack McCarthy 07:30 am January 09, 2017
The pre-conference, day-long event will feature an update on fast-changing regulatory policy and practices for medical device cybersecurity.
HIMSS17 Social Media Ambassador
By Tom Sullivan 07:09 am January 09, 2017
The curator of the innonurse site discusses what’s top of mind for her social media followers, her musical talents and all the places she has lived. 
By Chris Nerney 07:07 am January 09, 2017
Mayo Clinic IT managers suggest identifying practical solutions, then instituting governance and change management policies around identity management. 
By Jessica Davis 05:44 pm January 06, 2017
The organization was infected with Harak1r1 the 0.2 Bitcoin Ransomware, which completely wipes data from the hacked database instead of traditional encryption.
By Susan Morse 02:55 pm January 06, 2017
The hacker who targeted Anthem in early 2015, exposing more than 78 million customer records in one of the largest healthcare breaches ever, was acting on behalf of a foreign government.
By Healthcare IT News 02:02 pm January 06, 2017
The outgoing department head touts big advancements in access to care, quality improvements and cost efficiencies - thanks in large part to health IT and data-driven innovation. But she points to much work still to be done in the years ahead.

Mathematician Katherine Johnson is portrayed in the new film, 'Hidden Figures.'

By Bernie Monegain 01:36 pm January 06, 2017
The new movie portrays three African-American women who worked at NASA in the 1960s and used an IBM computer to help them figure spaceship trajectories.

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