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By Leontina Postelnicu 08:38 am December 03, 2018
NHSmail national outage caused by “software issue”
Blockchain infrastructure use cases
By Tom Sullivan 08:34 am December 03, 2018
HIMSS Analytics found health facilities more prepared for the distributed ledger tech than many might think, but that doesn’t mean they’re making forward progress just yet.
By Leontina Postelnicu 08:03 am December 03, 2018
The UK's Academy of Medical Sciences has published a report outlining a set of principles to guide the development, evaluation and use of
By Dean Koh 11:06 pm December 01, 2018
In the book Affordable Excellence: The Singapore Healthcare System by William A.
By Benjamin Harris 02:35 pm November 30, 2018
Its Elastic Inference and SageMaker platforms provide health systems with scalable and powerful ways to process large datasets, while the new Comprehend Medical tool delves into unstructured data.
Eighty percent of users say the technology saves them time, and three out of four believe it has reduced errors.

Care coordination technology from vendor TrekIT Health, which was initially developed in 2016 at Penn Medicine.

By Bill Siwicki 12:23 pm November 30, 2018
Eighty percent of users say the technology saves them time, and three out of four believe it has reduced errors.
alert fatigue
By Diana Manos 11:40 am November 30, 2018
KLAS sized up 10 vendors and found that the technologies are maturing and improving clinician’s workflow.
Artificial intelligence
By Mike Miliard 11:11 am November 30, 2018
In this podcast, we speak with Harvard professor and Cyft CEO Len D'Avolio about the wide gap between artificial intelligence in real-world healthcare, and how it's often depicted in sci-fi illustrations.

Huangshi General Hospital in Hubei Province, China. Credit: CLEAR China

By Dean Koh 01:51 am November 30, 2018
A recent article from China Daily stated that IT investment in the country’s hospital system will reach 65.7 billion yuan ($9.47 billion) in 2022, surging 53.5 percent from 2017 and boost
Post-acute facility trims length of stay by 3-5 days with alerts tech
By Bill Siwicki 03:46 pm November 29, 2018
Cedar View Rehabilitation also has seen a 6 percent decrease in readmissions because it has been able to coordinate care better with external providers.

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