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Solving The Third-Party Problem In Healthcare
Solving The Third-Party Problem In Healthcare

As a high-priority target for bad actors, healthcare providers must constantly analyze and assess their own security posture and that of their business associates. Three steps healthcare organizations should consider when working with a third-party technology vendor or provider partner are: administer due diligence, standardize policies, and form a collaborative culture.

  • HIT, AI, And Machine Learning: A Reality Check
    HIT, AI, And Machine Learning: A Reality Check

    In the healthcare IT space, there are two buzzwords du jour: artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML). These concepts—which are often used interchangeably, but have distinct meanings—have been linked to everything from drastically changing future patient experiences (undoubtedly true) to completely replacing physicians with robots (not likely).

  • Wellframe Partners With Boston Scientific To Deliver Digital Heart Health Management Solution
    Wellframe Partners With Boston Scientific To Deliver Digital Heart Health Management Solution

    Cardiology organizations today are under increasing pressure to improve quality and outcomes performance across a variety of measures, whether it’s an organizational priority, regulatory need, or quality improvement initiative. And the stakes are high: organizations who don’t succeed could be risking penalties or leaving revenue on the table for risk-based contracts, attractiveness for narrow networks, readmission penalties, new bundled payments, and MIPS.

  • How Real-Time Location Systems Revolutionized Healthcare
    How Real-Time Location Systems Revolutionized Healthcare

    In a busy healthcare environment, a RTLS could aid in loss prevention, patient safety and more. Here are five ways the technology has spurred progress for patients and providers.

  • Data Activation Will Take Doctors To The Future: Embedded Analytics And Actionable Insights
    Data Activation Will Take Doctors To The Future: Embedded Analytics And Actionable Insights

    Though most organizations today have Business Intelligence (BI) infrastructures in place, most of the insights generated through them are only good for analyzing things in retrospect and do not really assist providers in the moment of care.

  • Improving Patient Care Through Streamlined, Digital Collaboration
    Improving Patient Care Through Streamlined, Digital Collaboration

    In the healthcare industry, it often feels as if the sand is shifting under your feet. Economic, political, market and social forces fluctuate constantly, creating deep uncertainty, while the rapid pace of technological change leaves organizations struggling to catch up. Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) are common and complicated. The system’s structure (or lack thereof) contributes as well. The sheer complexity of the landscape and the number of entities involved – patients, providers, insurers, regulatory bodies, governmental layers, political factions and more – make objectives like continuity of care particularly challenging.

  • Unlocking Data For Successful Outcomes
    Unlocking Data For Successful Outcomes

    The most valuable commodity in healthcare is right under every single provider’s nose, but what’s interesting is that most may not have access or even know how to properly leverage it. This commodity is patient data, and the good news is, 2019 will be a pivotal year to unlocking more of its potential to optimize healthcare and drive revenue.

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