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Most hospitals are behind on finding, responding to threats
By Benjamin Harris 12:17 pm August 15, 2019
A new industry survey finds that a lack of network visibility is impairing already overworked cybersecurity teams.
FDA partners with Syapse to study regulatory use of real-world evidence
By Mike Miliard 11:57 am August 15, 2019
The precision medicine company will work with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to see how secure patient data can be better put to work in the development of oncology treatments.
Mercy Technology Services creates nationwide data network with SAP
By Mike Miliard 02:07 pm August 14, 2019
The health system's IT arm says the network, focused on real-world evidence, will help with curated clinical data sharing among providers, pharmaceutical researchers, device manufacturers, policymakers and others.
Intraprise Health BluePrint Protect can help detect, manage security risks
By Nathan Eddy 11:30 am August 14, 2019
BluePrint's visualization software coalesces security program data from disparate sources into a central "source of truth" founded on the company's workflow automation and rules engine.
By Jeff Lagasse 11:19 am August 14, 2019
The rapid adoption of digital technologies is considered beneficial to providers, but it can lead to cybersecurity gaps.
Health system execs eyeing AI investments, but lack vendor knowledge
By Nathan Eddy 11:49 am August 09, 2019
Nearly a quarter of health system decision-makers are looking to invest in artificial and robotic process automation in the next two years, but more than half were unable to name an AI or RPA vendor.
An in-depth look at how one health system customized its Epic EHR to fight the opioid crisis

Overlake Hospital Medical Center.

By Bill Siwicki 11:43 am August 09, 2019
Overlake Medical Center & Clinics has, among other things, embedded Washington State prescription monitoring program database access into the EHR, changed the Epic nursing workflow sheet for pain management, and revised the text in the after-visit summary regarding opioid medication.
By Mike Miliard 12:15 pm August 08, 2019
The new network, beginning with a pilot focused on cardiovascular disease, aims to help researchers in life sciences, pharmaceuticals and healthcare have easier access to aggregated data.
IPA, insurer launch innovative new partnership to manage social determinants of health
By Mike Miliard 03:19 pm August 07, 2019
Healthy Alliance IPA, led by former ONC deputy Dr. Jacob Reider, will work with MVP Health Care to connect social services and healthcare providers via the Unite Us technology platform. The aim: strengthening community organizations, boosting pop health and reducing costs.
Pittsburgh Health Data Alliance teams with AWS for new machine learning use cases
By Mike Miliard 12:04 pm August 07, 2019
The alliance, which includes UPMC, University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University, will work with Amazon to better harness data for diagnosis, treatment and prevention.

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