Oregon healthcare organization Silverton Health hopes sophisticated analytics can help it fight rising tide of patients who don't pay their bills.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 11/20/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Magpi helps healthcare workers collect and process critical information efficiently and reliably as they treat Ebola patients.By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 11/18/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Startups are using big, open data to power apps and tools designed to keep people healthier -- and we're not just talking about Watson.By Joel Gurin Senior Advisor, The Governance Lab, NYU, 11/18/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
For better patient outcomes, start by improving communications among staff members, departments, and patients.By Matthew McKinley Vice President, Business Development, 11/17/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Health IT pros are focused on government mandates and programs, which leaves little time to optimize the new technology they've added over the last few years.By InformationWeek Staff , 11/14/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Electronic health records save lives by collecting patient data in one place. Artificial intelligence takes it a step further by calling on the expertise of multiple doctors.By Mansur Hasib Contributing Writer, 11/11/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Now chief innovation officer at USAID agency, Steven VanRoekel harnesses diagnostic tech, big data, better communications, and improved medical gear to help defeat the disease.By Henry Kenyon , 11/11/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Here's how IBM's new West African lab is using open data and other technologies to help Sierra Leone and Nigerian governments contain the disease. By Elena Malykhina Technology Journalist, 11/10/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
A state initiative spurs digital healthcare innovation, blurring the lines between healthcare and human services.By Kaveh Safavi M.D., J.D., Global Managing Director, Accenture Health, 11/7/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Analysis software for routine clinical use is almost non-existent -- yet is vitally important to help improve diagnoses.By Ajit Singh and Akhil Saklecha Managing directors at Artiman Ventures, 11/6/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Dell extends its big data analysis capabilities, adding natural-language processing and integrating Microsoft Azure Machine Learning services.By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 11/5/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Andrei Pop, CEO of health data platform firm Human API, discusses how web APIs can unite scattered health records.By Mark Braunstein Professor of the Practice, Georgia Institute of Technology, 11/5/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Actian adds in-memory, parallel processing engine for graph analysis based on SPARQL. Can it compete with popular alternatives?By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 11/4/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
Data analytics can improve disease-related processes to mitigate human suffering and ensure that future outbreaks are managed more effectively. By Stanton Martin Solutions Architect, SAS Institute, 10/29/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?