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Serial Entrepreneur Dr. Srinubabu Buys Canada’s Health Informatics Company PULSUS

Pulsus focus will be to lead Pharmacovigilance works including collection, archival and monitoring of Individual Case Study Reports, studies in the …

Medicine

Global Patient Registry Software Market Research Report 2017 Growth, Trends, Top Companies Forecast -2024

<b>Global Patient Registry Software Market</b> <b>Report is a compilation of the several factors driving and restraining this market along with a thorough</b> …

Medicine

Class Action Lawsuit Claims eClinicalWorks Deficiencies Led to Inaccurate Medical Records

Heather LandiA class action lawsuit filed Thursday in the U.S. District Court in the Southern District of New York alleges that electronic health …

Medicine

Top Takeaways From the Healthcare Security Summit

sponsored by<p>Top Takeaways From the Healthcare Security Summit Urgent Issues That Need to Be Addressed Now Marianne Kolbasuk McGee (HealthInfoSec) • …

Cybersecurity

Graduate certificates: healthcare or clinical informatics

More universities are offering graduate certificates to busy working professionals who may not wish to invest the time and energy to pursue a …

Digital Health

FHIR Connectathon 17

Introduction<p>(This page is under construction and contains information that is still subject to update and correction.) This page describes the …

Cloud Data Loss Prevention (DLP) Market Research: Know How the Market has witnessed to grow at a CAGR of +27% during forecast period and What Factors will drive the Market in Upcoming Years studied in New research

Data loss prevention (DLP) is a software designed to prevent and detect data breaches by monitoring and blocking critical data at rest, in motion or …

Business Intelligence

Wide Load: Puzzling Out the Place of the Diagnostic Image in the Emerging Healthcare Landscape

Mark HaglandEven as the U.S. healthcare system shifts from volume to value, how best to integrate image exchange into overall data exchange remains …

Health Care

Alberta pharmacist sentenced to house arrest after accessing patient files

An Alberta pharmacist who pleaded guilty to accessing health information unnecessarily has been given a six-month conditional sentence.<p>In October …

Crime

Humana Pins Social Determinants of Health to Better Quality of Life

November 16, 2017 - Taking a proactive approach to addressing the social determinants of health within a patient’s community can translate into …

Health Care

Hospitals halt plans to expand Outcome Health tech amid lawsuit controversy

As the Justice Department subpoenas Outcome Health investors following a lawsuit filed against the company alleging fraud, at least two Chicago-area …

mHealth

3 Ways Social Media Revolutionized Medical Care

Social media has inarguably taken the world by storm. From Twitter to Facebook, users worldwide are more connected now more than ever, and the …

Digital Marketing

Morbidity and mortality in homeless individuals, prisoners, sex workers, and individuals with substance use disorders in high-income countries: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Article<p>http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(17)31869-X/abstract<p>The Lancet<p>Our study shows that homeless populations, …

Research

A Mere 3% of LTPAC Orgs Have Healthcare Data Analytics Tools

November 14, 2017 - Only a miniscule percentage of long-term and post-acute care (LTPAC) organizations are leveraging health IT to conduct data …

Health Care

Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Market to Projeted Lucrative Growth During 2015–2025

The global electronic medical record (EMR) market was estimated to be valued at US$ 11.41 Bn in 2015, and is expected to increase at 5.6% CAGR …

Medical Technology

OCHIN Pilots Getting Social Determinants Data into Epic

David RathsIn a two-year project, Oregon-based OCHIN sought to learn how to systematically track social determinants of health in community health …

Health Care

Cedars-Sinai Leaders Articulate their Case for their Healthcare Solutions Accelerator Initiative

Mark HaglandAt the Health IT Summit in Beverly Hills, senior leaders from the Cedars-Sinai health system shared the journey around their development …

Digital Health

Natural Language Processing Could Translate EHR Jargon for Patients

Using natural language processing (NLP) to translate confusing and complex medical jargon into everyday speech may help patients feel more in control …

Machine Learning

Tech Giants Give Healthcare Artificial Intelligence Start-Ups a Boost

November 07, 2017 - Artificial intelligence has quickly become the hottest investment in healthcare as developers and providers seek to harness the …

Artificial Intelligence

4 Cutting Edge Technologies That Are Reshaping Healthcare as We Know It

What are the research areas in medical informatics? <i>originally appeared on</i> Quora: <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p>Answer <b>by</b> University of Texas School of Biomedical Informatics, Educating leaders in health informatics since …

Digital Health

What are Health IT’s Brightest Minds Looking to Learn?

Rajiv LeventhalHealthcare Informatics gathered an array of feedback from CIOs and other industry leaders about how they can share information and …

Health Care

Bringing Machine Learning to the Point of Care to Improve Suicide Prevention

David RathsResearchers are using machine learning to build and evaluate prediction models to identify which patients might be at increased risk of …

Medical Technology

Breaking out: How India’s startup ecosystem is expanding beyond online retailers and cabs

Business-to-business companies now account for around 40% of all startups.<p>After nearly a decade of e-commerce and ride-hailing dominating the …

B2B

India’s startup ecosystem is finally going beyond just e-commerce and cabs

After nearly a decade of e-commerce and ride-hailing dominating the ecosystem, business-to-business (B2B) startups in India are finally having their day in the sun.<p>Nearly half the firms founded in India in 2017 so far operate in the B2B space, according to a Nov. 02 report by IT industry lobby …

Startups

FDA: Medical Device Orgs Must Offer Patient Access to Health Data

November 02, 2017 - FDA has issued final guidance to authorized medical device manufacturers, clarifying that it is acceptable for those …

Digital Health

Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare Gets Cheaper and Quicker

The use of artificial intelligence in healthcare has surged throughout 2017 as developers work industriously to turn machine learning into actionable …

Digital Health

Data Governance Is Imperative for Big Data Analytics

<i>Keep up with the latest on information governance as this key strategy emerges for addressing a myriad of information management challenges in</i> …

Big Data

Personal Health Record Template

I have a lot of doctors. A <i>lot</i> of doctors. I’ve seen more than I can count and each time I go in, they ask me to fill out a new patient form. …

Health Care

CMS guidance on data blocking spurs fear, disappointment

A new CMS guidance reminding providers of their responsibilities to quickly share medical information with patients and other clinicians, or else …

Health Care

A Call to Action for nationwide health information sharing

Arguing that the time has come for “bold action,” HIMSS has released a “Call to Action” urging the U.S. healthcare industry to focus “on achieving …

Health Care