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Clinical Informatics and the Promise of Advanced Technologies

Clinical Informatics and the Promise of Advanced Technologies

By Michelle Woodley, Chief Nursing Information Officer, St. Joseph Health

Clinical Informatics was first designated as a nursing specialty by the American Nurses Association (ANA) in 1992.

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Crowd Sourcing for Healthcare Innovation

Crowd Sourcing for Healthcare Innovation

By Benson Hsu, Vice President, Data and Analytics, Sanford Health

Healthcare delivery as a whole, with all its technological advances in patient care, has seemingly been inattentive in applying advanced analytics onto the endless amounts of data being collected.

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How Recent Technology Developments and Transformations in Healthcare are Impacting your Business Environment

How Recent Technology Developments and Transformations in Healthcare are Impacting your Business Environment

By Dr. Dhrumil Shah, CMIO/CIO, Compass Medical

The healthcare industry is at a crossroads.

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HIMSS7 Pursuit Unites Recently-Merged Hospitals, Improves Safety Standards

HIMSS7 Pursuit Unites Recently-Merged Hospitals, Improves Safety Standards

By Balazs Zsenits, MD, CMIO, Rochester Regional Health And John Glynn, CIO, Rochester Regional Health

It is 2018 and the electronic medical record (EMR) is no longer a novel concept.

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4 Cybersecurity Weak Spots You Should Care About When Others Don't

4 Cybersecurity Weak Spots You Should Care About When Others Don't

By Marc Probst, CIO and VP, Intermountain Healthcare

As evidenced by the malware-induced breach at Banner Health and the ransomware attack at Hollywood Presbyterian earlier this year.

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Big Data in Healthcare

Big Data in Healthcare

By Bob Oliver, President and CEO, Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.

The impact of big data is being felt in every industry, but the impact on pharma is amplified by the convergence of science and technology.

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The Advent of Data Science

The Advent of Data Science

By Larry Pickett, CIO, Purdue Pharma L.P

In the pharmaceutical industry, research into discovery of novel compounds to fill unmet medical needs has long been the driver of growth.

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AaaS as a Game-changer in Healthcare

AaaS as a Game-changer in Healthcare

By Derek Evans, SVP and Practice Head—Commercial Effectiveness, Symphony Health Solutions

In today’s ever-changing healthcare industry, pharmaceutical companies need to handle a mass of healthcare data every day.

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Remodeling Medicare with Big Data

Remodeling Medicare with Big Data

By Deborah Profit, PhD, Leader, Otsuka Information Technology (OIT), Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization

The healthcare industry, since outset, has been home to some of the most cutting-edge and forward-looking science, whether in biology, chemistry or genetics.

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Increasing Value to Patients with Data & Analytics

Increasing Value to Patients with Data & Analytics

By Charlton Park, Chief Analytics Officer at University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics

How to increase value is a question all health care providers are facing. The transformation that is necessary will require all providers to improve clinical outcomes.

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EHRs: A Win-Win to Provide Patient Education Materials

EHRs: A Win-Win to Provide Patient Education Materials

By Tony Schueth, CEO and Managing Partner, Point-of-Care Partners

Patient-centric educational materials are needed now as never before. Federal mandates require physicians to use electronic health records (EHRs) to meet patient engagement and quality requirements.

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Value Innovation in the Radiology Practice

Value Innovation in the Radiology Practice

By Shannon Werb, CIO, Virtual Radiologic

Deep learning is one technology that will assist clinicians in what we like to think of as “assisted diagnostics.

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The Changing Face of IT Leadership

The Changing Face of IT Leadership

By Kevin Dawson, VP, Information Services, LA BioMed Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute

IT executives are expected to be business leaders responsible for the information services function from end-to-end and not just the custodians of the IT infrastructure.

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The New Consumerized Enterprise

By Brad Martin, Senior Director, Product Marketing, PRO Unlimited

There is a dramatic change happening in enterprise software design. The chasm between the consumer and enterprise experience is quickly closing. Enterprise users demand the same product experiences they have in their personal lives.

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Cloud Computing for Affordable Medicines

Cloud Computing for Affordable Medicines

By Manoj Shah, VP-IT, Amneal Pharmaceuticals

We started to look at cloud computing a few years ago out of necessity and it has gradually evolved to become an important part of our IT strategy.

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