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Edge computing giving a new life to the healthcare industry
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The data produced by the internet of things (IoT) devices are processed closer to where it is created instead of sending it to data centers or clouds is edge computing. This allows organizations to analyze important data in near, a need of...

Fulfilling the Promises of Health Information Technology: Expect to Maximize Positive Patient Care Outcomes, Advance Analytics and Innovate Research with Tele-Healthcare Application
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Donna Lee Armaignac, Director Best Practice, Baptist Health South Florida

The challenges to healthcare delivery today are surpassing conceivable solutions. Increasing number and severity of patients exist with concomitant decreased supply of and access to care specialists. Higher acuity patients that were formerly cared...

Marina Biotech Appoints Eric Teague as Chief Financial Officer
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RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC: Marina Biotech, Inc. (OTCQB: MRNA), a commercial stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapeutics for hypertension, arthritis, pain and oncology, today announced...

Dance Biopharm Holdings Announces the Appointment of Anne Whitaker as Chief Executive Officer
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SAN FRANCISCO: Dance Biopharm Holdings Inc. ("Dance"), a private biotechnology company focused on developing transformational healthcare solutions to treat diabetes and other serious chronic diseases, is pleased to announce that Anne...

Daxor Corporation Appoints Robert J. Michel as Chief Financial Officer
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NEW YORK: Daxor Corporation (NYSE MKT: DXR), an investment company with innovative medical instrumentation and biotechnology operations focused on blood volume measurement, today announced the appointment of Robert J. Michel, CPA, MBA as...

Marina Biotech Appoints Nancy R. Phelan to the Board of Directors
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RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC: Marina Biotech, Inc. (OTCQB: MRNA), a commercial stage pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative therapeutics for hypertension, arthritis and pain, today announced that...

Vermillion, Inc. Appoints Nancy Cocozza to its Board of Directors
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AUSTIN, Texas - Vermillion, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRML) a bioanalytical-based womens health company focused on gynecologic disease, today announced the appointment of Nancy G. Cocozza to its Board of Directors.  Ms. Cocozza joins the Board...

Aptose Announces Appointment of Carol Ashe to Board of Directors
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SAN DIEGO and TORONTO - Aptose Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ: APTO, TSX: APS), a clinical-stage company developing highly differentiated therapeutics targeting the underlying mechanisms of cancer, today announced the appointment of Ms. Carol Ashe to...

Integrating Revenue Cycle Data with the Patient Record
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Patti Consolver, Senior Director, Patient Access, Texas Health Resources

While clinical details of patient care are documented and accessible through the EHR, activity surrounding the revenue cycle does not always receive the same degree of documentation. Data collection occurs at every point of the patient encounter,...

Cybersecurity in the Healthcare Landscape
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Joey Johnson, CISO, Premise Health

It’s no secret healthcare has struggled to keep up with a rapidly evolving cybersecurity landscape. It’s a challenge for every business and industry, but healthcare companies have unique concerns. They deal with extremely sensitive...

Leveraging the NIST Cyber Security Framework (CSF) to Streamline the Information Security Program
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Sam Buhrow, Information Security Cyber Incident Management & Forensics Director, Banner Health

Whether an organization is starting, maturing, or re-organizing their information security program, it quickly becomes apparent that there are no clean lines of ownership or responsibility. And qualified security practitioners, like any other...

How Recent Technology Developments and Transformations in Healthcare are Impacting your Business Environment
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Dr. Dhrumil Shah, CMIO & CIO, Compass Medical

The healthcare industry is at a crossroads. Changing priorities, conflicts, opportunities, advances and declines are all measures that affect the direction of healthcare and the ability to achieve success. Today’s healthcare arena...

How Recent Technology Developments and Transformations in Healthcare are Impacting your Business Environment
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Dr. Dhrumil Shah, CMIO & CIO, Compass Medical

The healthcare industry is at a crossroads. Changing priorities, conflicts, opportunities, advances and declines are all measures that affect the direction of healthcare and the ability to achieve success. Today’s healthcare arena...

Configuration Management Technology and its Use in Information Technology Management Operations
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Kelly Summers, CHCIO, SVP & CIO, Maricopa Integrated Health System

In previous articles I have promoted the application of the ITIL (Information Technology Infrastructure Library) framework as a cornerstone to a well-run IT organization. The current minimum certification for ITIL is referred to as ITIL v3...

Going from Reactive to Proactive
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Chirag Padalia, Director of Workforce Strategy, and Analytics, Aurora Healthcare

With recent evolution in the landscape of HR technology, there has been an increase in the number of organizations leveraging data and utilizing it to derive insights that drive their decision-making process. More and more organizations are...

Cloud Computing in Pharma Industry
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Joe Touey, SVP, GSK North America Pharmaceuticals IT

Many Pharma and life sciences companies consume cloud computing in the form of software-as-a-service. GSK deploys all email and collaboration technology— in the Microsoft cloud. Hence we operate in several countries with hundred...

Breaking the Traditional IT Model in the Pharmaceutical Industry
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Michael Smith, CIO & Head of Global Business Services, Mylan Bertek Pharmaceuticals

We must dispel outdated notions that we cannot be strategists or catalysts for innovation. We must become active and engaged partners with the business in pursuing the strategic missions of our organizations. But the question is how? Shifting...

How Supply Chain adds Value to Information Technology Contracting
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Tom Harvieux, Senior Executive Director, VP, Corporate SCM, Sanford Health

Particularly in healthcare, it’s common for supply chain teams to sit on the sidelines while information technology (IT) leaders and teams independently negotiate and manage software, hardware and purchased services contracts. While supply...

Variability: Cost vs Benefit Balance Game
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Suma Gaddam, SVP, CIO, Care New England Health System

You may have heard the term “variability” used in multiple contexts before. Oxford dictionary defines the term variability as a lack of consistency or fixed pattern; liability to vary or change. Variability is measured in...

Freight Audit and Recovery: The Secret to a Smart Supply Chain
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Scott McDevitt, President & CEO, Translogistics

Does your shipping department regularly audit its freight bills? Research from Texas A&M suggests that more than 80 percent of shippers overpay for their freight. Without regular freight auditing, the volume of overpaid or fraudulent bills can...