Data Warehousing

By Nathan Eddy 09:56 am January 16, 2020
Healthcare information technology will be the focus of investors in 2020, with interest in the pharmaceutical and biotech sector, home and hospice care and managed care companies also high on the list, according to a KPMG report including survey results from 333 investment professionals.

Greg Singleton, director of HHS' Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center

By Mike Miliard 03:54 pm December 09, 2019
VPN vulnerabilities, variations of "the Blues" and PACS imaging servers are among the risks the Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center, or HC3, is tracking.
By Nathan Eddy 12:26 pm November 27, 2019
The center will use precision genomics to discover, address and treat genetic diseases, many of which affect infants and children and can cause life-long disability.
By Mike Miliard 12:05 pm November 25, 2019
Virtual Care Provider Inc., which provides hosting and IT services to post-acute care facilities nationwide, was hit by the Ryuk variant, locking access to patient data at 110 nursing homes.
By Mike Miliard 02:31 pm November 20, 2019
Erik Decker, chief security and privacy officer at University of Chicago Medicine, describes the value of HHS' Health Industry Cybersecurity Practices framework, which offers workable best practices for the management and mitigation of prevalent threats.
By Max Sullivan 02:05 pm November 19, 2019
The Google Cloud Healthcare Data Protection Toolkit can help healthcare organizations chart strategies for HIPAA-aligned data management, the company says.
Mount Sinai to build new precision medicine supercomputer
By Mike Miliard 03:49 pm November 18, 2019
The health system's second "big omics data engine," or BODE 2, funded in part by HHS, will have 15 terabytes of memory, 14 petabytes of raw storage and a peak speed of 220 teraflops per second – nearly double that of its predecessor.

Credit: InterSystems

By Dean Koh 01:55 am November 05, 2019
InterSystems today announced that it has signed an agreement for strategic cooperation with Inspur, a Chinese cloud computing and big data service provider.
By Nathan Eddy 10:48 am October 28, 2019
The leading-edge technology could provide vastly faster power and processing speeds, and enable fundamentally different algorithmic search and data homogenization strategies.
EHR vendor Veradigm and partners creating new shared data tools for researchers
By Bill Siwicki 01:18 pm October 22, 2019
Veradigm and NextGen capture 20% of the U.S. population’s health data, with the former gaining even more data from the American College of Cardiology. Veradigm and Microsoft are also building an EHR-agnostic research platform.

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