Category Archives: Blog

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How Risk-based Testing Helps Speed Time to Market
February 13, 2017

Everyone is trying to work faster these days—and that includes software development teams. But work too quickly, without enough checks in place, and software is buggy. Most teams...

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Optimizing Testing by Calculating and Eliminating Risks
February 13, 2017

No software release is perfect. That’s where testing comes in—to minimize risks and find bugs, hopefully before users discover them. Common sense tells us that no product can b...

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Make Software Releases More Efficient and Cost-Effective With Risk-Based Testing
February 13, 2017

Tech-focused healthcare organizations are working faster than ever to release new and updated software into the market before competitors. Along with developing higher quality appl...

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How Risk-Based Testing Benefits Agile Development
February 13, 2017

Modern software shops are adopting Agile development practices with vigor. An HP survey of more than 600 development and IT pros found that a majority described their company as ei...

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Simplicity Is Key to Serving Today’s Healthcare Consumers
January 3, 2017

In an earlier post, we discussed how healthcare payers and providers are adapting to the needs of healthcare consumers—a topic explored at the recent 2016 emids Healthcare Summit...

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How Healthcare Data Can Disrupt Care—for the Better
January 3, 2017

The U.S. healthcare industry is broken: It’s too expensive, there aren’t enough primary care doctors, and care is reactive instead of proactive. A salve for many of these issue...

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How Consumers Are Transforming the Healthcare Experience
December 20, 2016

With a new presidential administration to begin soon and insurance premiums continuing to rise, there are many questions about the future of U.S. healthcare. One thing is for sure:...

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Artificial Intelligence, the Internet of Things and the Potential for Healthcare Disruption
December 20, 2016

Healthcare has a future akin to The Jetsons: Sensors that track patients when they enter and leave their hospital room; real-time location technology that detects the flow of staff...

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Reducing Patient Identification Errors With Interoperable Technologies
December 20, 2016

Despite technology designed to prevent it from occurring, patient identification errors happen more often than they should. Clinicians may confuse two patients for one another or p...