Data Warehousing

The Epic logo
By Kat Jercich 01:09 pm November 09, 2020 will give users the ability to share creative ideas around patient care with others, the CEO said on a Forbes podcast.
Harvard Medical School

Harvard Medical School (G Allais, Flickr)

By Kat Jercich 01:29 pm November 04, 2020
While "EHRs have known shortcomings," coordinated data initiatives and better interoperability can create a truly effective health IT infrastructure, say technology leaders from 15 academic medical centers.
Cleveland skyline

The Cleveland skyline (Chris Capell, Flickr)

By Kat Jercich 04:32 pm October 29, 2020
Of the 15 cities examined, Cleveland had the highest rate of hospitals that reported the ability to find, send, receive and integrate electronic health information with sources outside their health system, according to a new report from ONC.  
Hands on a laptop with other computers nearby
By Mike Miliard 08:43 am October 29, 2020
With the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, they describe some of the techniques that may be used by foreign groups that could be targeting hundreds of health systems with ransomware.
Computer hacker
By Mike Miliard 04:04 pm October 28, 2020
St. Lawrence Health System and Sky Lakes Medical Center both report being targeted, but officials from each say patient data doesn't appear to have been compromised.
A person with a stethoscope around their neck clicks a computer mouse
By Kat Jercich 11:03 am October 28, 2020
Nonprofit leaders hope that researchers will be able to use the platform to share and access currently siloed patient information.
GE healthcare, data analytics, VNAs
By 07:46 am October 19, 2020
Healthcare providers face mounting pressure to reduce clinician burnout, improve efficiency and increase patient satisfaction. To achieve this, they need easy access to data that can be aggregated, consolidated and provide insight into clinical and operational decisions
Aletha Maybank, Ivor Horn and Ian Tong

Drs. Aletha Maybank, Ivor B. Horn and Ian Tong

By Kat Jercich 12:40 pm October 15, 2020
Although "technology can be a great equalizer," it can also be used to further inequities, said panelists at HLTH VRTL 2020.
George Halvorson and Judy Faulkner

George Halvorson and Judy Faulkner

By Mike Miliard 03:51 pm October 12, 2020
In a conversation with George Halvorson, the CEO discusses interoperability, telehealth, rapid dissemination of new clinical insights and the ability to do installs and go-lives quicker and less expensively.
IBM outpost with logo at a HIMSS event
By Mike Miliard 08:59 am October 09, 2020
By keeping its storied brand name associated with its cloud platform and artificial intelligence work, while splitting off a new company focused on managed infrastructure services, Big Blue is gearing for an innovative but competitive future.