Innovate UK
By Leontina Postelnicu 04:41 am February 27, 2019
The initiatives will see academics collaborate with businesses to generate improvements in treatment options for asthma patients, as estimates show around 5.4 million people in the UK are affected by the condition.

Dr. Patrick H. Luetmer (above) will be at the upcoming HIMSS Singapore eHealth & Health 2.0 Summit to talk about the key lessons learnt behind the Plummer project at the Mayo Clinic.

By Dean Koh 01:28 am February 27, 2019
Professor of Radiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Chair of Clinical Systems Oversight Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic, Dr. Patrick H. Luetmer shared in an email interview with Healthcare IT News some key takeaways behind the success of the Plummer project.

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By Mike Miliard 03:17 pm February 26, 2019
The machine learning algorithm can also help with screening for diabetic macular edema, a boon for patients in a country where physicians are in short supply.
An Epic EHR rollout spurs one health system to dig into data governance
By Bill Siwicki 02:32 pm February 26, 2019
After two governance attempts that stalled, the University of Vermont Health Network finally finds success after bringing in a tech and consulting firm for some unbiased, third-party help.
By Diana Manos 12:41 pm February 26, 2019
Research firm says vendors and HIEs are making headway with information sharing but providers face a learning curve in using outside data.
HIMSS’s African-American Special Interest Group steering committee

Members of HIMSS's African-American Special Interest Group Steering Committee include, from left in front, Sabura Matthews, Rachelle Blake, Iris P. Frye and Ty Faulkner. In the back row are Danielle Siarri and Dr. Shelly Cooper.

By Susan Morse 12:18 pm February 26, 2019
The worldwide committee has seen small steps in diversity inclusion, and wants to see leaps.
By Deirdre Fulton 10:40 am February 26, 2019
The total number of breaches is at a three-year low, but the incidents are larger, affect more people – and are often caused by underprotected IT environments, according to a new Bitglass report.
By Tammy Lovell 10:30 am February 26, 2019
The Global Health Hub Germany initiative was launched last week.
nurse home care
By Nathan Eddy 10:20 am February 26, 2019
With fewer than half of HHC clinicians having the ability to view patient data in an EHR, new research finds giving them the option could reduce medical errors. 
By Nathan Eddy 10:07 am February 26, 2019
University of California researchers say the sounds biomedical research machines make are vulnerable to hackers.  

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