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By Mike Miliard 10:30 am December 04, 2019
The longtime CIO and health IT evangelist will leave Boston's Beth Israel Lahey Health to lead digital health strategy at the Rochester, Minnesota, academic medical center.
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By 03:44 am December 04, 2019
The digitisation strategies of NHS exemplars are starting to come of age, providing healthcare institutions with a signposted route to the administrative and clinical benefits of electronic patient record management.
By Dean Koh 02:37 am December 04, 2019
Hear from Japanese and international speakers about the latest developments in digital health at the HIMSS & Health 2.0 Japan 2019 conference.
Cerner expands AWS relationship with new machine learning initiatives
By Mike Miliard 03:20 pm December 03, 2019
At Amazon Web Services re:Invent, CEO Brent Shafer said Cerner aims to migrate its core applications to AWS – and is working with it on AI projects focused on readmissions and clinician burnout.
Telehealth helps one hospital reduce ER overflow hours from 1,700 to 148

CaroMont Regional Medical Center.

By Bill Siwicki 12:52 pm December 03, 2019
Since launching telepsychiatry, CaroMont Regional Medical Center’s emergency department has reduced length of stay for psychiatric patients by approximately 70%.
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By 10:46 am December 03, 2019
A security operations center (SOC) provides a focal point for security operations, but providing 24x7 SOC coverage is beyond the means of most organizations due to people and technology costs.

Above photo (from left): Mr Tien Beng Phua, Chief Executive Officer, Parkway Pantai Limited and Mr Neal Liu, Founder and CTO of UCARE.AI at the SG:D TechBlazer Awards 2019. Credit: UCARE.AI

By Dean Koh 02:25 am December 03, 2019
The AI-Powered Pre-Admission Cost of Hospitalisation Estimation (APACHE) system, which was developed by UCARE.AI, was adopted by four major hospitals operated by Parkway Pantai in 2018.
By Laura Lovett 04:01 pm December 02, 2019
The new HIPAA-compliant tool will be able to capture physician dictation or doctor-patient conversations.
By Mike Miliard 03:26 pm December 02, 2019
A look at some of the new AI, analytics and cloud IT innovations being showcased at the Radiological Society of North America's annual meeting in Chicago.
With pop health analytics, Bridges Health Partners MSSP ACO saves $8 million in first year
By Bill Siwicki 12:34 pm December 02, 2019
The health system used its new population health tools to better manage patient care, ER use, pre-visit planning and value-based care.

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