BIG-DATA Archives | Healthcare Tech Outlook

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...

Applications of Big Data and Predictive Modeling
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Somesh Nigam, Ph.D., SVP and Chief Data Officer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana

We in healthcare are uniquely positioned to be catalysts for change in the digital world. As we mobilize analytics and better understand the healthcare delivery system and patients’ needs, we’re improving the health and lives of...

Big Data & AI Driven Healthcare Transformation
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Frank Wang, System VP, IDN Decision Support Analytics, Health First, Inc.

The healthcare industry has been facing challenges, specifically in the areas of cost, quality, and accessibility for decades. The problem-focused approaches have created some improvements, but they still leave a multitude of opportunities to...

The Role of A.I. and Cybersecurity in Modern Healthcare
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With the world going mobile and more connected, the use of IoT and AI are making the big leap in the healthcare sector as well. Technology solutions such as EMR/EHR are widely being adopted by medical practitioners. Duquesne University’s...

Going Digital: Driving Healthcare Transformation through Emerging Technology
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Vindell Washington, CMO & SVP, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana

In today’s digital world, people handle the majority of their business and personal needs online. Increasingly, people expect to handle healthcare needs digitally as well. Spurred by new public demand, healthcare is rapidly moving into...

Innovations that Enhance Public Healthcare
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John Kravitz, CIO, Geisinger Health

Over the years, the two contributing factors to the evolution of healthcare industry are the billions of dollars that have been invested in the IT healthcare arena and the numerous electronic health record (EHR) vendors who have enhanced and...

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...

IOT and Big Data to Transform Pharma and Life Science Industry
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Mark Dickson, IT Director, Cochlear Americas

The internet of things (IOT) and cloud computing, specifically when there is a medical device involved, allows for the convergence of products and services, which benefits everyone in the ecosystem from patient, health care professional (HCP),...

The Next Big Thing in Pharma and Life sciences industry
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Mark Williams, VP CIO, ACI Clinical

Benefits of Cloud Computing for the Pharma and Life Sciences Industry The Pharma and Life sciences industry is an information processing business first and a product manufacturing and distribution business second. With the advent of  cloud...

The Big Data Revolution in Wellness
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Dale Rayman, SVP, Sharecare

It’s 7pm and the phone rings. You know exactly who it is–your health coach. The last time you spoke, you told them the best time to call you was after dinner. But tonight, you’re behind on a work project and the kids need...

Aligning Healthcare with IT Evolution
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Laura Wilt, Systems VP & CIO at Ochsner Health System

Technology Innovation and the Role of a CIO With rampant technology innovation, the role of a Chief Information Officer (CIO) has evolved from managing infrastructure to a key player in the decision-making process of an organization. In the...

Stretching the Boundaries of Visibility Through Control Towers to Better Manage Your Supply Chain
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R. Srikrishna, CEO, Hexaware Technologies

The logistics industry is going to see some radical changes soon, and Logistics Service Providers (LSPs) are scrambling to reinvent themselves into a technology-focused industry to drive the elusive end-to-end supply chain visibility (E2ESCV) and...

Leveraging Digital Health to Deliver Better Patient Outcomes
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Miguel Louzan, VP-IT, UCB, Inc.

The signs of the digital health explosion are all around us. It seems that every day we hear about a new concept being tried, a new mobile application or social media tool targeting patients, doctors and various other stakeholders. For smartphone...

Enhancing Power Distribution Reliability using Sensors
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Scott Self, CIO, Tennessee Valley Authority

1. Scott, what are some of the challenges faced by the energy sector today that technology has proved to be adept at solving? The energy sector is facing several challenges, specifically around reduced per capita consumption and the...

Misdirected Hype! Enterprise IoT and Wearables Advance Operations
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Stephanie Atkinson, CEO & Founder, Compass Intelligence

​Much of the hype around the Internet of Things (IoT) and M2M (machine-to-machine) solutions is centered on the consumer, but this is expected to change or at least I hope it will soon. We are inundated with articles, press, and other media...

Transforming Health Care for the Consumer
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Laurent Rotival, SVP of Strategic Technology Solutions and CIO, Cambia Health Solutions

As the saying goes – everyone is a patient, thus everyone is invested in health care. However, as individuals we are all more than just our medical histories, our diagnoses and treatments. Health care needs to look at people in a more...

Healthcare Analytics: Roadmap for Success
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Vijay Venkatesan, Chief Data Officer, Providence Health & Services

Healthcare is going through unprecedented changes—both from a delivery system operations and disruptive technology perspective. The most notable trend is the emergence of digital health startups that are disrupting the marketplace. Many of...

Predictive Analytics in Healthcare: It's not happening
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Kirk Kirksey, VP & CIO, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Blasphemy I know, but Healthcare does not need another dashboard. And there is something else. We need to stop believing healthcare dashboards and healthcare analytics are the same thing. They are not. As I recall from time spent in endless sales...

Is Big Data Useful Data in Healthcare IT ?
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Roopesh Kumar, VP IT, RxEOB

In today’s information driven society, data is everywhere; from data collected by the millions of wearable health monitors to patient data related to mobile health solutions. This data is collected, examined and distributed throughout the...

Data Governance and Better Healthcare Outcomes
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Tom Schwaninger, CIO, L.A. Care Health Plan

Healthcare delivery has always relied upon data, from Hippocrates’ time when the hand alone was used to gauge the temperature of the human body (hot or cold) to the ultra-precise digital outputs of countless medical devices today....