Data Warehousing

Hospitals require methods for storing, archiving and backing up massive amounts of data. Data warehousing is an especially important priority for healthcare providers who have seen an increase in data as they move from paper to digital records.

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Two new mobile health applications will assist providers in tracking payments and other value transfers the industry will be required to report under the Physician Sunshine Act.
July 18, 2013
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Health IT venture capital funding set a "torrid" pace in the first quarter, but Q2 deals have topped even that, as records continue to topple. There were 168 funding deals this quarter, compared to 104 in Q1 and 163 in the whole of 2012.
July 16, 2013
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The Heart Program at Miami Children's Hospital became the first in the world to integrate its electronic medical record with the three North American registry databases for congenital heart disease. Already known around the world for its IT leadership in the care of children with heart disease, the hospital's move promises a boost in patient care and safety.
July 9, 2013
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The American Academy of Ophthalmology on Monday announced plans for a nationwide EHR-linked eye disease database that will enable ophthalmologists to statistically analyze and benchmark their own care.
July 8, 2013
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Rather than the riskier leading-edge initiatives, the IT areas within federal agencies getting hit hardest by sequestration are the basics. The backdrop: 41 percent of federal IT executives are amid budget cuts greater than 10 percent triggered by sequestration, according to a Big Data report by MeriTalk.
June 25, 2013
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Deloitte and Intermountain Healthcare are teaming up to launch a new data analytics tool for researchers and healthcare companies that extracts electronic health record data to better determine clinical treatment options for patients.
June 24, 2013
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After just months of study so far, a multi-year, $100 million enterprise analytics project at UPMC is already starting to show promise in the fight against breast cancer, researchers say.
June 20, 2013
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The Fourth Annual Health Datapalooza stayed true to its name. It was, indeed, all about data – how to liberate data, the necessity of liberating data, data warehousing, promising new data apps, and how data scientists just might have the sexiest career of the 21st century.
June 19, 2013
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Atul Gawande, MD, professor of surgery at Harvard Medical School and staff writer at The New Yorker, offered a reflective presentation earlier this month at Health Datapalooza IV, taking the audience back through what the healthcare system used to look like, and showing and how data innovations have helped set the stage for big transformations.
June 14, 2013
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Technology and communications company Harris Corporation has been selected to help improve the Veterans Benefits Administration's Enterprise Data Warehouse, the primary source for veterans' benefits data and information.
June 12, 2013
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GE Healthcare plans to invest $2 billion over the next five years to accelerate the development of innovative software for healthcare systems and applications, addressing new and pressing operational and productivity challenges faced by healthcare organizations around the world.
June 12, 2013
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Partners HealthCare announced Tuesday that it will deploy the late-binding data warehouse technology developed by Salt Lake City-based Health Catalyst across its two academic medical centers and its community and specialty hospitals.
June 11, 2013
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