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How Genomics Researchers Deal With Big Data
While the term Big Data was, according to the New York Times’ Steve Lohr, coined in 1998, it hit the mainstream as a hot business concept about a decade ago when major advancements in processing power, storage, and bandwidth coincided with the trend toward cloud computing. By Greg Hoffer, Vice President of Engineering, Globalscape
How Health IT Is Enhancing The Role Of Today’s RNs
The American Nurses Association just kicked off National Nurses Week 2017, honoring the nation’s three million nurses who are changing the face of patient care and compassion. Health IT Outcomes recently spoke with three nurses who also work in the healthcare IT space to hear how the latest technology advances are having a positive impact on the nursing profession. Here’s what they had to say.
3 Keys To Harnessing The Data Deluge With AI
Remember when healthcare was hungry for data? Squeezed by pressure to reduce costs, improve outcomes, and demonstrate value, healthcare leaders demanded access to real-world data. By Destry Sulkes, MD/Chief Data Officer, WPP Health & Wellness
Transforming Healthcare Through Big Data
Healthcare has entered an era of major data transformation spurred by the use of advanced analytics and Big Data technologies. The catalyst for this transformation includes both the move toward evidence-based medicine and value-based payments. By Carol McDonald, Solution Architect, MapR Technologies
Why The Time Is Right For Reference Data Management
The management and use of the growing volume of clinical and claims data to navigate evolving regulatory initiatives such as the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) and the 21st Century Cures Act is leading many healthcare organizations to turn to reference data management (RDM).
Nursing Informatics Continues To Grow, Survey Finds
HIMSS Poll finds nursing informatics specialists’ experience and salary continue to rise. Nursing Informatics Continues To Grow, Survey Finds By Christine Kern, contributing writer
IBM Watson Health Unveils New Value-Based Cloud Solutions
Solutions integrate patient-level data from EHRs to assess risks and other factors. By Christine Kern, contributing writer
Building A Business Case For Modern Healthcare Analytics
By now, most healthcare professionals are aware some form of analytics is necessary to help glean insight needed to make smart decisions. However, what’s less clear is exactly what type of analytics solution can drive the biggest impact. By Nora Lissy, RN, BSN, MBA, Director of Healthcare Information, Dimensional Insight
HHS Announces Finalists In Move Health Data Forward Challenge
Phase 2 winners move on to develop electronic solutions to help consumers share PHI securely. By Christine Kern, contributing writer
Leveraging Technology For Integrated Diagnostic Reporting
There is ongoing effort in healthcare to integrate and expand the use of patient data to improve clinical decision making and support cost-effective, patient-centered care. Much of the needed data resides within the diagnostic specialties of pathology, radiology, laboratory, and molecular diagnostics.