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Yale New Haven Health integrates systems and saves $2.6 million annually
By Bill Siwicki 01:51 pm July 02, 2019
The health system went from five EHRs to one, and integrated that Epic system with its revenue cycle platform and legacy data. Now, end users have an all-important single view.

Morehouse College and Morehouse School of Medicine are two of the schools that will receive funding for analytics and data science training.

By Mike Miliard 11:27 am July 02, 2019
The money will help Atlanta University Center Consortium Data Science Initiative improve education in healthcare analytics at historically black colleges and universities.
By Susan Morse 04:15 pm July 01, 2019
The grant will advance careers in an industry short on labor.
By Nathan Eddy 04:03 pm July 01, 2019
Google, the University of Chicago Medical Center and University of Chicago are listed as defendants in a class action suit that alleges they failed to properly de-identify sensitive patient medical data.
SCL Health cuts collections costs by 26% with patient collections tech

One of SCL Health’s facilities, Saint Joseph Hospital.

By Bill Siwicki 03:26 pm July 01, 2019
The health system also has seen a massive increase in the amount it is collecting, for a total annual collections improvement of more than $20 million.

Dr. Suzanne Schwartz, FDA's deputy director of the Office of Strategic Partnerships and Technology Innovation, says all device manufacturers should "monitor and assess cybersecurity vulnerability risk, and to be proactive about disclosing vulnerabilities."

By Benjamin Harris 02:24 pm July 01, 2019
The agency warns that older MiniMed devices – which have been recalled by Medtronic – could be hacked and remotely controlled, adding to the list of cyber concerns for IoT devices.
By Mike Miliard 09:00 am July 01, 2019
As hospitals and ambulatory sites grapple with the challenges of quality improvement, value-based care, cybersecurity and more, the size and shape of the workforce is changing as technology and imperatives evolve.
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Practical tips from the InterSystems workshop organised at the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Conference in Helsinki.
By Anna Engberg 05:23 am July 01, 2019
Around 90% of tech solutions for healthcare are not geared to the needs of patients, attendees at the FT Digital Health Summit in Berlin heard.

Dr Olzhas Abishev, Vice Minister of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan

By Dillan Yogendra 02:37 am July 01, 2019
Healthcare IT News sat down with Dr Olzhas Abishev, Vice Minister of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan, at the HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Conference in Helsinki last month, to discuss what has been done in his country and the exciting future developments of digital health taking place with his team.

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