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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Six-year-old Health Catalyst has not only landed $41 million in a third round of funding, but also has lured two of the big-name health systems in the country to implement its data warehousing and analytics technology.
January 28, 2014
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U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and U.K. Secretary of State for Health Jeremy Hunt signed an agreement Jan. 23 meant to strengthen the sharing of healthcare data and technology between the two countries.
January 24, 2014
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Medical Professional Services, one of Connecticut's largest multi-specialty independent physician associations is going all out for population health. MPS will employ new technology to improve care quality and coordination across its growing network of providers and patients.
January 24, 2014
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The Louisiana Clinical Data Research Network will develop and expand a health data network with funding from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute. The network will become part of PCORnet: the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network.
January 16, 2014
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So much has changed in just the past few years when it comes to analytics in healthcare -- to say nothing of the huge leap from where we were a decade ago. But there's still plenty of catching up to do, compared to how other industries use data.
January 2, 2014
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"I was talking recently with a man who told me about visiting an endocrinologist 10 years ago," said Cheryl Stephens, CEO of Community Health Information Collaborative, based in Duluth, Minn.
December 20, 2013
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The term "health information exchange" has been around for a while.
December 20, 2013
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Healthcare privacy and security 10 years ago was, according to many industry officials, nascent and altogether lacked any teeth.
December 20, 2013
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One byproduct of the massive move toward digitization in healthcare over the past 10 years is a huge – and growing – amount of data.
December 20, 2013
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While lots of factors have to come together to make a successful health information exchange initiative, none can work well without the proper level of skilled staffing and support -- regardless of how sound its technology infrastructure might be, according to the American Health Information Management Association.
December 18, 2013
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The Department of Health and Human Services could be doing a little better to improve Medicare quality through its clinical data registry program, concluded a new federal report released this week.
December 18, 2013
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The Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT has big plans for Blue Button, the mechanism that enables consumers to securely download their health information, as part of an overarching effort to enhance patient engagement.
December 11, 2013
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