Business Intelligence

How a homemade dashboard helped resume 3,000 necessary surgeries during COVID-19

The homemade dashboard helped Phoenix Children's staff reschedule more than 3,000 delayed surgeries.

By Bill Siwicki 11:52 am September 11, 2020
Elective but necessary surgeries were banned for a time. To properly catch up, Phoenix Children’s Hospital built a visually informative, interactive, actionable dashboard using Microsoft’s Power BI software.
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By 09:22 am September 07, 2020
Eight health tech companies, selected by the Korea Health Industry Development Institute, will present their solutions at the event. The technology on display will include innovations in medical device manufacturing, remote medical treatment systems and medical software.

Credit: GE Healthcare

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By 01:18 am August 26, 2020
Data sharing and quick, precise decision-making are critical in all health organisations, especially when the coronavirus pandemic stretches their capacities to the limits. Four European hospitals share experience in digitalisation of Intensive Care Units (ICU).
By Tammy Lovell 09:18 am August 03, 2020
Agreement with UK government aims to accelerate innovation across the public sector. 
By Mike Miliard 05:48 pm July 31, 2020
Strata Decision Technology, which develops cloud-based business intelligence tools, will pay $365 million for the subsidiary.

Credit: Gerd Altmann

By Ahmed El Sherif 10:31 am June 30, 2020
The project aims to optimise cost management, doctor performance, inventory management, and the hiring of top talent, amongst others.
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By 02:21 am June 29, 2020
Research conducted last year by consulting company Roland Berger predicts that the German digital health market volume will grow exponentially in coming years.

(Top row: left to right) Paolo Locatelli, Politecnico in Milan, Diego Conforti, Trento Province Health Department, Davide Brunelli, Fondazione Poliambulanza Istituo Ospedaliero, (2nd row: left to right) Nevio Bescariol, Trento Province health department, Roberto Poeta, GVM Care & Research, Valter Gomarasca, Fondazione Poliambulanza Istituo Ospedaliero, (3rd row: left to right: Sergio Pillon, CIRM, Saverio Iacopino, GVM Care & Research,  Angelo Meloni, Fondazione Poliambulanza Istituo Ospedaliero, and Giuseppe Vetrugno, Università Cattolica Sacro Cuore (no photo)

By Ruggiero Corcella 09:19 am June 19, 2020
The coronavirus emergency has improved digital health in the Italian healthcare system, but many fear a rude awakening unless major strides are made to advance digitisation, as discussed in a recent HIMSS Italian Community webinar.
Mother on the phone holding a child.
By Mallory Hackett 05:36 pm June 15, 2020
Staff, not vendors, answer calls and has available the patient's EHR information.
Nemours Children's Health System building, Orlando

Nemours Children's Health System, Orlando

By Bill Siwicki 12:23 pm June 09, 2020
All forms of data analysis have evolved at Nemours Children’s Health System, because it now is able to make correlations that it was not able to before.