Category Archives: Insights

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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...

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Sharing Healthcare Data Across Alliances
December 20, 2016

In today’s value-based care setting, the ability to share healthcare data efficiently is crucial. For example, if provider A orders a diagnostic test, provider B doesn’t need t...

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Improving EMR Interoperability Through Data Validation 
December 20, 2016

Big data initiatives hold great promise for healthcare. The ability to collect, analyze and share clinical data between providers can help achieve a multitude of reform goals, from...

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Enforcing and Enhancing Interoperability Standards for EHRs
December 20, 2016

Electronic health records (EHRs) have the power to transform healthcare by equipping providers and patients with detailed, accurate information at the precise time it is needed. Th...

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Overcoming Challenges to Interoperability
December 20, 2016

Are you striving to harness the potential of electronic health records (EHRs) for your organization? Whether you are an IT vendor or a healthcare provider, creating and finding sec...

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Healthcare Consumerism: How Payers and Providers Are Using Technology to Meet Consumer Needs
December 2, 2016

Consumerism is gaining ground in the healthcare industry and reshaping the way healthcare will be delivered in the future. As healthcare premiums rise to $17,000 a year for the ave...

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Healthcare Consumerism Summit 2016 Charter
December 2, 2016

Healthcare leaders at the recent 2016 emids Healthcare Summit shared how their organizations are utilizing new technology, platforms and data integration to align to the newly emp...

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How the Internet of Things (IoT) Is Paving the Way for Ambient User Experience
October 31, 2016

Ambient user experience occurs when various technology systems and devices—and the data gathered by them—seamlessly interact and adapt to user needs based on the context in whi...