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(Photo courtesy Harvard Medical School)

By Healthcare IT News 11:14 am November 13, 2018
The three-day program at Harvard Medical School aims to educate healthcare leaders about best practices for using data analytics to drive business objectives.

"We cannot underestimate how connected we will be" as data and technology become even more ubiquitous, said futurist Michael Rogers at the HIMSS Big Data and Healthcare Analytics Forum.

By Mike Miliard 04:21 pm October 31, 2018
From basic information governance to advanced precision medicine, health systems large and small describe their strategies for putting data to work.

Above image: A hospital under the MidCentral District Health Board in New Zealand. Credit: MidCentral District Health Board's Facebook page.

By Dean Koh 12:08 am October 30, 2018
The Ministry of Health (MoH) of New Zealand has chosen MidCentral and Southern District Health Boards (DHBs) as pilot sites for implementing digital maturity assessments.

Brigham and Women's Hospital, part of Partners HealthCare, has recently focused on data science to improve clinical decision support and EHR functionality. (Photo: Partners)

By Mike Miliard 09:42 am October 29, 2018
From decision support optimization to EHR performance improvement, the Boston health system puts its data to work in new and interesting ways.
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Michael Rogers speaking at the Big Data and Healthcare Analytics Forum in Boston on Monday.

By Tom Sullivan 12:12 pm October 22, 2018
Picture diagnostic booths with large screen 8K resolution, telemedicine tools, sensors tracking just about everything, and more.
By Bill Siwicki 01:17 pm October 18, 2018
The accountable care organization connected 14 disparate EHR systems to get meaningful analytics, helping with population health and value-based reimbursement.
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By Healthcare IT News 12:57 pm October 17, 2018
HIMSS is accepting speaker proposals for six pre-conference symposiums on Feb. 11 in Orlando.
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Michael Rogers will keynote next week's HIMSS Big Data and Healthcare Analytics Forum in Boston Oct. 22.

By Mike Miliard 10:50 am October 16, 2018
During this podcast, Rogers says IT has "come along just in time" to transform the healthcare delivery system.
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By Mike Miliard 03:41 pm October 10, 2018
As part of National Health IT Week, two HIMSS Davies Award winners share advice and best practices for putting technology to work fighting the abuse epidemic.
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By Bill Siwicki 01:59 pm October 10, 2018
This case study shows how clinicians reduced the number of orders for one specific test from roughly 90 per month to five – helping with antimicrobial stewardship along the way.

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