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Identifying Near-Term Use Cases for AI in the Healthcare Setting

March 22, 2019 - With competition heating up in a rapidly changing, consumer-driven environment, healthcare organizations are increasingly investigating how to integrate artificial intelligence into their clinical workflows and administrative processes. Improving efficiency, reducing provider burdens, and creating enjoyable consumer experiences are all on the agency for health systems as they strive to...


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Finding a Happy Home for Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

by Jennifer Bresnick

Every new technology has the potential to bring both risks and rewards to those who embrace it.  Artificial intelligence in healthcare is no exception. Healthcare organizations have thus far struggled to decide how AI will play a...

Collaboration Key to EHR Alert Optimization at St. Jude

by Jessica Kent

Electronic health record (EHR) alerts play an important role in patient safety by notifying providers of potentially dangerous and hazardous clinical events, including inappropriate prescribing and medication administration...

Master Patient Index Creates Platform to Tackle Social Determinants

by Jennifer Bresnick

As value-based approaches to healthcare reimbursement become more popular across the industry, provider groups are becoming increasingly focused on addressing the social determinants of health (SDOHs). Social determinants, such as...

How Artificial Intelligence is Redefining Consumer Health Experiences

by Jennifer Bresnick

Artificial intelligence is quickly taking root in the healthcare ecosystem by supporting better clinical and financial decision-making.  Providers and executives now have access to much more actionable insights derived from natural...

Partners Explores “Transformative” Realities of AI in Healthcare

by Jennifer Bresnick

Partners HealthCare in Massachusetts is one of the nation’s epicenters of healthcare research, quality care delivery, and innovative health IT design. From MGH and Harvard Medical School to Brigham and Women’s and the...

Collaboration, Clinical Input Drive Analytics Innovation at UCHealth

by Jennifer Bresnick

As the healthcare industry comes to grips with the scale of disruption it will be facing over the next few years, a handful of forward-thinking organizations are aiming to lead the change instead of being swept along in its...

New Project Puts an Actuarial Eye on Big Data, Healthcare Costs

by Jessica Kent

Healthcare costs in the US are on the rise, with the industry spending billions each year to combat chronic disease, manage administrative tasks, and advance medical treatments. Although organizations have increasingly sought to improve...

NorthShore to Add Genomic Data to Primary Care for 10K Patients

by Jennifer Bresnick

Illinois-based NorthShore University HealthSystem is partnering with Color to bring genomic data into the decision-making process for primary care. The DNA10K initiative will engage more than 10,000 patients to integrate genomic testing...

Cerner Offers New Clinical Decision Support Toolkit for Opioid Safety

by Jennifer Bresnick

In 2016, just under 50,000 people died of an opioid-related overdose. Illegal substances such as heroin and fentanyl have taken an increasingly heavy toll on public health since the middle of the decade. But the National Institutes of...

Rucker: Without APIs, Artificial Intelligence Will Fail in Healthcare

by Jennifer Bresnick

As the healthcare industry looks just over the horizon to a busy, eventful, and competitive 2019, artificial intelligence tools are likely to take on an increasingly important role across the care continuum. Payers, providers, and health...

Blockchain Offers Promising Path to Better Provider Directory Data

by Jennifer Bresnick

As the volume of big data continues to increase exponentially and the pressure to reduce wasteful spending intensifies, healthcare organizations are broadening their search for secure and seamless data management strategies. More and more...

Predicting Pressure Injuries with Machine Learning, EHR Data

by Jessica Kent

Fueled by EHR data, machine learning tools have shown potential in improving several areas of care delivery, including sepsis prediction, chronic disease management, and cancer detection. As providers increasingly experience financial...

Socioeconomic Data Will Play Key Role in Population Health for Minorities

by Jessica Kent

As the healthcare industry continues its slow and steady shift to holistic care, more organizations are beginning to understand that they must integrate socioeconomic data into their analytics and population health management...

Are Pending ONC Health Data Blocking Rules More or Less a Moot Point?

by Jennifer Bresnick

Any day now, the Office of the National Coordinator (ONC) will announce its proposed rule to combat the threat of data blocking – also known as information blocking – in accordance with Congressional directives within the 21st...

Learning Health Systems, Big Data Key to Improving Outcomes

by Jessica Kent

Healthcare organizations looking to quickly translate research into best practices for clinical care should focus on transforming themselves into learning health systems that rely heavily on insights from big data analytics, says Peter...

FHIR Takes Off as ONC Teases Upcoming Data Blocking Definitions

by Jennifer Bresnick

Healthcare organizations that have been looking for a way to spark widespread, seamless health data exchange may have finally found their fuel in FHIR. Adoption of the Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources has spread...

Using Big Data, Machine Learning to Reduce Chronic Disease Spending

by Jessica Kent

Diabetes and heart disease are two of the most costly and prevalent chronic conditions impacting patients in the US, leading the healthcare industry to spend billions every year to treat and manage these disorders. As care delivery...

At Montefiore, Artificial Intelligence Becomes Key to Patient Care

by Jennifer Bresnick

Artificial intelligence (AI) is the newest must-have technology for healthcare organizations seeking to get ahead of costly and clinically dangerous patient care issues while also gaining a competitive edge over their peers. Interest from...

Providers Embrace Predictive Analytics for Clinical, Financial Benefits

by Jessica Kent

Predictive analytics have the potential to enhance care delivery, improve patient outcomes, and reduce care costs, enticing more healthcare executives to explore the implementation of data-driven tools.   According to a recent survey...

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