Analytics

PCCI's Proximity Index process

By Manjula Julka and Albert Karam 04:01 pm September 17, 2020
Data science and clinical teams at PCCI, in collaboration with Parkland informaticists, have developed an AI-driven predictive model that predicts for individual COVID-19 exposure risk, based on population density and their proximity to positive cases.
By Rick Krohn 02:22 pm July 30, 2020
A healthcare system in which stakeholders share, adopt and apply medical knowledge in real time enables improved care, accelerated workflows, streamlined business processes and a better balance of resources with demand.
By Geisinger 09:02 am July 14, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic may be viewed as the single largest disruptor in the history of American healthcare. At Geisinger, the crisis has been a catalyst to accelerate digital transformation.
By Dr Alexander Jarasch 03:43 am June 16, 2020
Learn about the knowledge graph that’s helping map relationships between patents, publications and genes in the battle against the novel coronavirus from Dr Alexander Jarasch at the Federal Republic’s main diabetes research facility, DZD, in Germany.
By Alex Klotsche 05:17 pm April 29, 2020
A proposal: Create a Federal Reserve-type structure for supply chain management of protective equipment, powered by distributed ledger technology.
By Ali Modaressi 09:12 am February 06, 2020
In a region of 10 million residents, the nonprofit Los Angeles Network for Enhanced Services is helping achieve care coordination, closing care gaps when providers are able to access data at the point of care, using a central interoperable platform.
By Leonard D’Avolio 09:49 am December 03, 2019
Fundamental issues related to executive support, staff buy-in and patient risk stratification need to be understood and addressed before machine learning applications can help with population health goals.
By Jim Beinlich 02:31 pm October 11, 2019
With cloud migrations, proper planning, oversight and management go a long way, says Penn Medicine's Associate Vice-President of Information Services Jim Beinlich –  just like they do with any successful technology pilot or rollout. 
Ransomware and medical devices: How behavior analytics can protect patients
By William Scandrett 04:51 pm August 16, 2019
Medical devices must be managed from a security perspective, but also from an operational perspective. Using analytics to establish behavior baselines helps support risk assessments, find malfunctions and enhance staff productivity.

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By Charles Alessi 06:20 am January 30, 2019
HIMSS Chief Clinical Officer and Public Health England Senior Advisor Charles Alessi looks at England's approach to pioneering predictive prevention.