Jack McCarthy

predictive analytics population health
By Jack McCarthy 10:23 am December 08, 2016
The new platform enables self-insured employers to predict health events, hospital admissions, length of stay and other incidents. 
mHealth apps
By Jack McCarthy 10:36 am December 07, 2016
Even among highly-rated patient-facing apps, researchers found that most are not yet enabling patient populations to better manage their health. 
HIMSS17 interoperability cybersecurity precision

EngagedIN CEO Kyra Bobinet will discuss the science of behavior change during the HIMSS17 symposium for physicians. 

By Jack McCarthy 12:09 pm November 29, 2016
The pre-conference daylong event also includes sessions on the science of behavior change and preparing for the next horizon of technology, policy, and care delivery. 
Stanford study artificial intelligence
By Jack McCarthy 09:08 am November 28, 2016
Instead of envisioning AI outpacing humanity as we know it, researchers spot prime opportunities for clinical decision support, patient monitoring, surgery and more. 
Symantec Gatak Trojan healthcare
By Jack McCarthy 10:14 am November 23, 2016
The security vendor said the group behind the malware intensified its focus on healthcare organizations because the data is more valuable than other industries and providers commonly use legacy software that is not as secure as upgraded versions. 
ProofPilot digital health
By Jack McCarthy 09:32 am November 23, 2016
The platform, featuring 10 new templates, reduces the barrier to conducting scientifically valid studies on digital health tool, fitness regimens, dietary programs, wellness efforts and others, the company said. 
Pathways Epic EHR
By Jack McCarthy 09:13 am November 23, 2016
The home health, palliative care, and hospice group is implementing Epic’s electronic health record to tie patient data together from disparate sources, officials said. 
Indiana University Health CISO

Mitch Parker is now the chief information security officer at Indiana University Health. 

By Jack McCarthy 07:21 am November 23, 2016
Mitch Parker comes to IU after eight years at Temple Health. 
Innovacer compare hospital performance
By Jack McCarthy 10:18 am November 17, 2016
Hospital Compare enables patients to determine the best hospital for types of treatment in a specific area. Physicians and providers can also use the tool to better understand what improvements are needed for higher quality care. 
CRISP Verato patient matching

Verato CEO Mark LaRow.

By Jack McCarthy 09:56 am November 17, 2016
The HIE will use the tool to more systematically share data across its various provider organizations. 

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