Tag Archives: data

When EHRs lack interoperability, investing in big data analytics can help smooth the path toward value-based care

ORLANDO – Data can be a wonderful means through which health leaders can improve their business performance and boost care quality for their patient populations, and it’s a must when transitioning to value-based care. But a high volume of data can get confusing, especially if a health system utilizes multiple electronic health records. One possible… Read More »

Austin Regional docs to use Apple Watch to record patient data

Austin Regional Clinic in Texas, with 25 locations in 10 cities, is live with software from Notable Health to automate and digitize physician-patient interactions, improve patient engagement and reduce the time physicians’ spend entering data into the Epic electronic health record system. Notable Health’s solution uses Apple Watch to document physician-patient discussions and employs artificial… Read More »

Concern for security of data in the cloud worries IT execs

Even as healthcare organizations contemplate moving more computing functions to the cloud, IT execs question the security of their data. A survey from the Cloud Security Alliance, which works to ensure a secure cloud computing environment, found 69 percent of respondent organizations are migrating data for enterprise resource planning applications to the cloud, with nearly… Read More »