Business Intelligence

Healthcare providers are utilizing business intelligence solutions to analyze data such as revenue, staff performance and efficiency of operations. BI solutions, often manifested as informational dashboards, are increasingly included in hospital information systems and integrated with enterprise electronic health records.

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More than 300 IT professionals from 70 companies are expected to attend the Twelfth Annual IHE Conntectathon, to be held next year at the Bern Expo in Bern, Switzerland from May 21 to May 25.
September 28, 2011
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Billian Publishing has launched HITR.com, a healthcare IT benchmarking and social networking community for providers and vendors. HITR, which stands for Health Information Technology Research, offers research targeted toward stakeholders in healthcare IT.
September 28, 2011
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In a move aimed at enhancing its services for federally qualified health centers and community health centers, and expanding its offerings to rural health initiatives, EHR developer Greenway Medical Technologies will acquire certain assets of Southlake, Texas-based CySolutions.

September 28, 2011
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A new year means a fresh start, and as 2012 creeps closer, it's time to think about new IT approaches. Fred Pennic suggests 10 initiatives hospitals should undertake in 2012.
September 28, 2011
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Chinese Community Health Care Association, which serves the San Francisco area, and Apixio, which develops clinical integration and search technology, have together launched a search solution enabling physicians to retrieve medical data from other providers on a patient's care team.
September 26, 2011
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A new computerized family history tool aimed at allowing providers to take a detailed family history during the first prenatal visit, helping screen for inherited conditions and preterm birth, is being piloted by the March of Dimes and its partner organizations.
September 21, 2011
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As health organizations begin to feel their way toward accountable care models, a new report from KLAS explores how providers and vendors are putting the pieces together, finding varying levels of confidence in IT solutions' integration ability.
September 21, 2011
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Phytel has announced the launch of its Atmosphere platform, which integrates population health data with a patient communication engine to help providers proactively improve chronic and preventive care.
September 19, 2011
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University of Utah engineers say wireless technology will one day be used to noninvasively measure the breathing of surgery patients, adults with sleep apnea and babies at risk of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).
September 19, 2011
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In August, the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society acquired Berlin-based so2say communications, expanding HIMSS' media and communications offerings in Europe.
September 15, 2011
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Microsoft, AT&T and Premier are among a group of healthcare IT leaders that have launched a new consortium designed to help providers participate in accountable care organizations.
September 14, 2011
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