Healthcare Analytics, Population Health Management, Healthcare Big Data

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NIH Integrates Fitbit Data into “All of Us” Research Program

January 18, 2019 - Participants in the NIH All of Us research program can now volunteer their FitBit data to better inform the national population health research initiative. Digital health technologies, including Internet of Things (IoT) devices such as wearable fitness trackers, can add critical insight into everyday activities and physical fitness levels. Participants in All of Us can already...


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Definitive Healthcare Acquires HIMSS Analytics Data Services

by Jennifer Bresnick

Definitive Healthcare, the leader in providing data analytics and business intelligence to the healthcare market, has acquired the data services business and assets of HIMSS Analytics. The purchase includes HIMSS Analytics’ Logic,...

Microsoft, Walgreens to Leverage AI for Retail-Style Healthcare

by Jennifer Bresnick

Microsoft and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) are collaborating to apply artificial intelligence to the challenges of developing retail-style healthcare interactions. The two companies will work together to create innovative,...

Rush Joins Select Few Hospitals with Stage 7 Analytics Maturity

by Jennifer Bresnick

Rush University Medical Center is the third health system in the nation to reach the top level of analytics maturity according to the relatively new HIMSS Adoption Model for Analytics Maturity (AMAM). Joining Duke Health and UNC Health...

HHS: Data Access, Analytics Are Essential for Patient-Centered Care

by Jennifer Bresnick

Healthcare organizations are making progress towards a more interoperable data ecosystem, but patients, providers, and payers are still facing data access, integration, and analytics challenges that are holding back the promise of...

FDA Tackles Artificial Intelligence with New Software Review Plan

by Jennifer Bresnick

The FDA is moving quickly to ensure the development of a safe and effective artificial intelligence ecosystem in healthcare by releasing new documents intended to offer guidance to the health IT community. The agency has published a new...

Which Population Health IT Vendors Offer Strong Partnerships?

by Jennifer Bresnick

Developing a comprehensive, effective population health management (PHM) program is often a long and challenging journey – one that requires healthcare providers to forge strong partnership with their technology vendors. In order to...

IoT Adoption Tracks with Increased Spending on Population Health

by Jennifer Bresnick

The Internet of Things (IoT) is getting bigger every day as consumers and providers continue to adopt smart technologies and devices at a rapid clip. From wearable fitness trackers to ingestible sensors tucked into tiny pills, the IoT is...

Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare Spending to Hit $36B

by Jennifer Bresnick

The global market for artificial intelligence in healthcare is set for incredible growth over the next few years, according to new research from ReportLinker. The AI in healthcare market is slated to expand from its current $2.1 billion...

Top 3 Priorities for Health Data Governance, Management in 2019

by Jennifer Bresnick

With January rapidly approaching, health data governance gurus and HIM professionals only have a few days left to get their 2019 New Year’s resolutions in order. Whether it’s a new clean-inbox policy or a membership to the...

Artificial Intelligence, Big Data Basics Lead Top 10 Stories of 2018

by Jennifer Bresnick

Healthcare professionals gearing up for a data-driven 2019 have spent the past year equipping themselves with the knowledge they need to succeed in a heavily digital environment. Readers of HealthITAnalytics.com couldn’t get enough...

Deep Learning, Blockchain, Big Data to See Huge Growth in Healthcare

by Jennifer Bresnick

There appear to be rosy days ahead for investors and vendors with interests in offering some of the most talk-about technologies to healthcare organizations. The market for products and services rooted in blockchain, deep learning, and...

Healthcare Payers Are Keen on Analytics, But Feel Unprepared

by Jennifer Bresnick

Big data analytics is a top priority for the majority of healthcare payers in 2019, but relatively few feel adequately prepared to succeed with becoming data-driven organizations, according to a new poll from North Highland. Eighty-three...

Healthcare CIOs See Roles Slip in Decentralized Analytics World

by Jennifer Bresnick

Healthcare CIOs will need to adapt to changing expectations and shifting responsibilities as analytics infrastructure and data reporting becomes increasingly decentralized, according to a new report by Black Book Research. CIOs no longer...

Microsoft Azure Releases Open Source FHIR Server for Health Data

by Jennifer Bresnick

Microsoft is solidifying its commitment to FHIR by announcing the availability of its new open source FHIR Server for Azure. The tool, available on GitHub, allows developers to take advantage of ready-to-use support infrastructure for...

Effective Precision Medicine Requires Moving Beyond the EHR

by Jennifer Bresnick

Electronic health records are not enough to support truly effective precision medicine at the point of care, said providers participating in a survey from KLAS research, but more targeted health IT tools are producing high rates of...

Is Population Health on the Agenda as Google Nabs Geisinger CEO?

by Jennifer Bresnick

Google is taking another step across the boundaries between the tech sector and the healthcare industry by appointing David Feinberg, MD, MBA as head of the company’s healthcare efforts. Feinberg will leave his post as CEO of...

2018 Most Wired Hospitals Embrace Big Data Analytics, Population Health

by Jennifer Bresnick

Hospitals and health systems with exceptional big data analytics skills and population health management competencies top this year’s Most Wired hospitals list. The survey and accompanying recognitions, now overseen by CHIME,...

Biometrics, Blockchain Markets Grow as Providers Seek Patient Data

by Jennifer Bresnick

Healthcare organizations taking on an increasing amount of financial risk are exploring new ways of identifying, tracking, and engaging with patients.  In order to maintain strong relationships with individuals while getting ahead of...

Pharma, Life Science Leaders Face Big Data Analytics Challenges

by Jennifer Bresnick

Pharmaceutical and life science companies are staring down major challenges as value-based care alters the healthcare landscape, but those that are further along in their digital transformations are also more likely to embrace innovation...

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