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Cybersecurity and the Digital-Health: The Challenge of This Millennium

| November 11, 2021
Cybersecurity and the Digital-Health: The Challenge of This Millennium

By Daniele Giansanti Cybersecurity The problem of computer security is as old as computers themselves and dates back decades. The transition from a single user to multi-user assignment to the resource and access to the computer resource of the standalone type to one of the types distributed through a network made it necessary to start […]

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Quadruple aim: More than half of hospitals plan IT spending increases to get there

| October 15, 2021
Quadruple aim: More than half of hospitals plan IT spending increases to get there

By Mike Miliard–Cloud-based technologies are the priority, says one Frost & Sullivan analyst, as health systems work to marshal data and deploy AI for quality improvement, cost reduction and improved patient and clinician experience. A new report from Frost & Sullivan finds more than 50% of hospital respondents planning to boost their information technology investments as they manage […]

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Healthcare Data Interoperability

| September 24, 2021
Healthcare Data Interoperability

09/18/2021 By Kate Gamble  When it comes to interoperability, the idea is simply for healthcare organizations to “have access to all the data that’s available on our patients and providers,” said Craig Richardville, Chief Information & Digital Officer at SCL Health, during a recent panel discussion. “I think we’re all in the spirit of making sure that happens.” […]

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Digital technologies facilitate medical decision-making

| August 30, 2021
Digital technologies facilitate medical decision-making

By Siemens–Decision-making has one clear goal in medicine — the good of the patient. The digitalization of the healthcare environment has made the good of the patient increasingly dependent on the intelligent use of data. The challenge is integrating a wide variety of data from clinical, radiological, laboratory, pathological and observational sources in a way […]

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Digital Health Tsunami

| July 28, 2021
Digital Health Tsunami

Steve Krupa, CEO, Psilos Group With the advent of digital health, there is realistic hope for substantial improvement. And along the way there will be huge market implications. Goldman Sachs forecasts a near-term digital health market exceeding $32 billion annually. Of this, 45 percent will come from remote patient monitoring (mostly for chronic disease management), […]

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Leveraging analytics to improve connected medication management process efficiencies

| July 12, 2021
Leveraging analytics to improve connected medication management process efficiencies

By Odelia Genevieve– HIMSS Market Intelligence conducted two benchmarking studies at the end of 2019 and a BD-sponsored follow-up study at the end of 2020 to examine how connected drug management is changing overall drug management. The results of the 2020 survey *, titled Transforming Medication Management: Insights on Connected Medication Management, made it clear […]

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Healthcare Cloud Computing Market Expected to Grow to $64.7 Billion by 2025

| June 13, 2021
Healthcare Cloud Computing Market Expected to Grow to $64.7 Billion by 2025

By MARKET and MARKETS-The market for healthcare cloud computing is expected to grow from USD 28.1 billion in 2020 to USD 64.7 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 18.1% during the forecast period. Growth in the healthcare cloud computing market can be attributed to factors such as technological upgradation in healthcare industry, increasing focus […]

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Ransomware Attack Unleashed in the Cloud Affects Multiple Healthcare Provider Clients

| May 14, 2021
Ransomware Attack Unleashed in the Cloud Affects Multiple Healthcare Provider Clients

By Steve Alder–CaptureRx, a San Antonio, TX-based provider of 340B administrative services to healthcare providers, has suffered a ransomware attack in which files containing the protected health information of customers’ patients were stolen. The security breach was detected on February 19, 2021, with the investigation confirming unauthorized individuals had accessed and acquired files containing sensitive […]

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