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By Susan Morse 09:52 am October 22, 2018
Hospitals and medical groups with limited security resources still have leadership options in managed care providers and virtual CISOs.

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By Mike Miliard 03:46 pm October 19, 2018
Pivot Labs, a collaboration with tech services company Persistent Systems, will also seek innovative ways to boost clinical outcomes and manage costs.
Baylor Texas Children's Pavilion for Women.

Baylor Texas Children's Pavilion for Women. (Credit: Baylor College of Medicine)

By Bill Siwicki 01:16 pm October 16, 2018
Fighting the United States' abysmal maternal and fetal mortality problems, Baylor College of Medicine is applying artificial intelligence to aid physicians at key moments.
Change Healthcare booth at HIMSS18.
By Jeff Lagasse 03:20 pm October 15, 2018
CarePort customers can now receive automated medical reviews sent straight to their Care Management workflow, thereby reducing administrative burden.
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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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By Bill Siwicki 01:10 pm October 09, 2018
Standalone CDS solutions can be hard to integrate with EHRs, the report shows, but better-integrated tools may not offer the most robust functionality.
Jason Burke

UNC's system vice president and analytics officer, Jason Burke, will be speaking at HIMSS Big Data and Healthcare Analytics Forum in Boston on Oct. 22.

By Mike Miliard 10:59 am October 05, 2018
Its success with the HIMSS Adoption Model for Analytics Maturity highlights the value of investing in sound data governance practices and intuitive visualization tools.
outside view of Saint Luke's Health System in Kansas City

Saint Luke’s Health System is an 11-hospital network based in Kansas City, Missouri. Credit: Saint Luke’s

By Bill Siwicki 03:30 pm October 04, 2018
This case study examines a platform that helped identify 150 percent more sepsis patients, decreased mortality by 30 percent, and correctly identified and treated sepsis, increasing billing income by $70,000 per month.
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By Bill Siwicki 01:09 pm October 03, 2018
This case study shows how the Alliance for Better Health launched a referral network to help providers to ensure patients have access to housing, food, education, transportation and more.
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By Jessica Davis 08:00 am October 03, 2018
Simulated attacks on a healthcare organization can help infosec leaders assess their security posture, but not all pen testers are created equal and not every provider is ready to be tested.

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