Big Data

Data development and analytics within commercial life sciences enterprises are moving from a dictatorship to a democracy – a shift with serious implications for enterprise more »

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) isn’t just ready to mine the big data mountain: they’re already swinging the pickaxe.  The Big Data to Knowledge more »

The human brain may be nature’s finest computer, but artificial intelligences fed on big data are making a convincing challenge for the crown.  In the more »

When it comes to healthcare, more data is usually better.  Physicians can only make correct diagnoses and prescribe the most effective treatments if they have more »

Now that the healthcare informatics industry has figured out how to harvest Big Data, the next big challenge is figuring out how to display the more »

Population health management is high on the agenda for cloud-based EHR developer Practice Fusion.   Adding to its integrated offerings centered around helping providers stratify patients, more »

A partnership between The Ohio State University’s Comprehensive Cancer Center (OSUCCC) and Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, Florida, has launched a cancer data health information more »

There are few industries in the world as deeply reliant on data as healthcare, and yet there are few industries that have lagged so far more »

Google Ventures, the investment arm of the search engine giant, is taking a big leap into clinical analytics with an investment of close to $130 more »

With millions of messages posted worldwide every day, ranging from mundane moaning about the weather to incredibly personal details, few data sources are bigger than more »

The vast majority of patients are willing to share their personal health information with researchers and physicians to help further the understanding of a disease more »

Social media is enjoying some time in the healthcare analytics limelight as researchers turn their attention to Twitter posts and Facebook updates in order to more »

The Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS) and the Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) have announced a new collaboration with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid more »

If there’s one thing providers are starting to learn about technology-enabled healthcare, it’s that data is everywhere.  From standardized EHR reporting to remote monitoring sensors more »

While advanced data analytics are still filtering their way into the healthcare industry, many researchers and data scientists are looking beyond the basics of patient more »

HIMSS14 is just around the corner, and editors from HealthITAnalytics will be braving the balmy temperatures of Orlando, Florida to bring you up-to-the-minute news and more »

Patient privacy doesn’t mean the same thing to providers that it did five years ago, and it doesn’t seem to mean the same thing to more »

The internet has made population health management a breeze in so many ways.  Texting appointment reminders, emailing health information, and keeping patients engaged through online more »

Pay-for-performance is completely changing the way payers and health provider networks must work together.  The traditional one-way transaction-based communication approach is no longer effective. Care-quality more »

A picture may be worth a thousand words, but when it comes to radiology studies, those thousand words could produce ten different ICD-9 codes – more »

The Jeopardy! champion supercomputer is retiring from the glamour of game shows and getting its servers dirty with some serious analytics work.  While Watson has more »

Using wireless sensors to collect real-time data on hand washing, hospital network OhioHealth and IBM will be able to gauge staff member hygiene and hopefully more »

Researchers at Johns Hopkins are using a $600,000 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to build a cloud-based databank of pediatric brain MRIs more »

The University at Buffalo, part of New York State’s SUNY system, has partnered with the recently formed New York Genome Center (NYGC), located in Manhattan, more »

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is planning a major new project to bring staggering amounts of cancer research data to the cloud.  The Cancer Genome more »

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