Long a pioneer in adopting electronic medical records, the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center is on the verge of making them work together in new ways.
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Do we really need to grow replacement noses on arms and foreheads and other bizarre places? With 3D printing we could just order replacement body parts from Amazon.
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A recent chat with my doctor revealed new insight on lifecycles of connected medical devices and the need for an integrated infrastructure to support future IoT devices. By Ed Featherston Sr. Enterprise Architect & Director, Collaborative Consulting, 12/18/201412 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Research shows that wearables and biosensors can help clinicians collect enough data to pinpoint the abnormalities in a patient's biomarkers that require attention.By Paul Cerrato , 12/16/20149 comments | Read | Post a Comment
With data breaches growing, 2015 promises to be the healthcare industry's most challenging security year yet. These nine areas demand attention in 2015.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 12/10/20144 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Mobile apps can help diabetes sufferers get ahead of their symptoms and live healthier, more carefree lives.By Steve Robinson General manager, Cloud Platform Services, IBM Software Group, 12/5/20142 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
During the next three months, consumers can sign up for health insurance during the Affordable Care Act open enrollment period. New technologies at health insurance websites aim to smooth the way.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 11/14/201413 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