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UPMC CIO On Health IT Innovation: InformationWeek Live
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RobPreston
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RobPreston,
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12/2/2013 | 12:13:50 PM
Radio Chat
Please join us on our very first "Blog Talk Radio" chat, with UPMC's dynamic CIO, Dan Drawbaugh. Simply register at the link provided above and then click on the URL before 2 EST on Tuesday, Dec. 3. Access the audio from the site; type in questions/comments in the Comments field on the site. The interviewer, Chris Murphy, will be monitoring your typed-in questions during the audio interview. 
cbabcock
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cbabcock,
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12/2/2013 | 4:51:45 PM
Treatment or prevention?
This is a good opportunity to ask whether the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center sees more emphasis through new technology on preventative care, as opposed to enhanced treatment of disease and ailments. Kaiser Permanente is moving in that direction in Oakland, Calif.
Michael Fitzgerald
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Michael Fitzgerald,
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12/3/2013 | 11:08:25 AM
UPMC
I wrote about UPMC earlier this year. It is unusual in that it provides healthcare, has a large health insurer as part of its organization, and includes a substantial medical research operation.  It is being quite aggressive in its use of analytics throughout all three of these units to help drive personalized medicine that is both more effective and less expensive than what we have now. 


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