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By Benjamin Harris 12:34 pm December 13, 2018
More and more providers understand the key role social determinants play in delivering better health outcomes. AI and predictive analytics can help harness that data for better care and higher reimbursement.
CFO vs. CIO: Who should own analytics?
By Bill Siwicki 11:59 am December 13, 2018
Two health systems with robust analytics programs say shared ownership and stewardship in the C-suite are the proper ways to go.
blockchain supply chain
By Mike Miliard 09:42 am December 13, 2018
Tamper-proof distributed ledger tech helps with efficiency, security, integrity and visibility of pharmacy and other supply chain data. And because it doesn't necessarily involve PHI, it may be a logical place for hospitals to start exploring.  
Infrastructure reality check: What can go in the cloud, really?
By Bill Siwicki 11:19 am December 12, 2018
Some healthcare CIOs say it's time to move just about everything to the cloud, while others say not so fast.
By Armin Scheuer 10:22 am December 12, 2018
Digital transformation is not reaching the patients yet – this is the key result of an
By Diana Manos 09:53 am December 12, 2018
More than 80 percent of those surveyed for a new report said they think ERP software processes are most likely to be totally replaced by AI or machine learning.
Blockchain craze
By Tom Sullivan 07:07 am December 12, 2018
While interoperability and cybersecurity challenges persist and EHRs underwhelm, distributed ledger technology is so hyped because of the hopes for what it might mean in the future.
HIMSS19 champions health
By Tom Sullivan 07:06 am December 12, 2018
The theme highlights "everyday superheroes" working in health information and technology at the HIMSS Global Conference.
Denise Hines HIMSS
By Susan Morse 04:43 pm December 11, 2018
Hines is currently is CEO of eHealth Services Group, a health technology consulting firm.
By Mike Miliard 04:01 pm December 11, 2018
Two healthcare leaders from Germany offer best practices for assessing privacy and security posture – not just for EU legal requirements, but because it's the right thing to do.

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