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Here's How to Boost Your Healthcare CEOs' Strategies
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New healthcare policies are uncertain and meant to repeal the old ones, and may pose challenges for the health system. FREMONT, CA: The health care policy of U.S. is still uncertain, but this health reform 2.0 could throw health systems a...

Cybersecurity is Healthcare's "1 Financial Concern
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The price of violation in healthcare is very high per patient, which doesn't include company loss, productivity, and reputation, but has made cybersecurity the number one threat to the healthcare industry. FREMONT, CA: Cyberattacks...

Adequate Primary Care through eConsult Platforms Reduces Uncompensated Hospital Services
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Medicaid expansion effects a reduction of both avoidable and unnecessary emergency setting care while adequate primary care can prevent much of the uncompensated care that needs to be provided by the hospitals. FREMONT, CA: Uncompensated care...

4 Positive Orientations Tailoring Project Management Success
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Better team management leads to a successful project, which ultimately leads to fetching recognition and brand value. FREMONT, CA: A good project unites plenty of details. It consists of an experienced manager and a team that performs tasks....

How AI and Blockchain are Elevating Industries
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The combination of artificial intelligence (AI) and blockchain is transforming various industries by implementing new applications. AI is driving computers by complex computational tasks with autonomy. The blockchain is enabling groups of...

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...

Jason Garland to Join Integer as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
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PLANO, TEXAS: Integer Holdings Corporation (NYSE: ITGR), a leading medical device outsource (MDO) manufacturer, today announced that Jason Garland is joining the Company as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective October 2,...

Merit Medical Signs Agreement to Acquire Cianna Medical, Inc.
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SOUTH JORDAN, UTAH: Merit Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MMSI), a leading manufacturer and marketer of proprietary disposable devices used in interventional, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, particularly in cardiology, radiology, oncology,...

When It Comes to Innovation, Focus on the Process
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David Cerino, Group VP, Digital Products Digital Innovation Group, Providence St. Joseph Health

The possibilities for health care innovation are seemingly limitless. However, even the most robust health care organizations can’t pursue every great idea. That’s why a focused approach to innovation is essential and ultimately...

Mergers and Acquisition in Healthcare
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An increasingly popular strategy for healthcare organizations striving for efficiency, cost control and sustainability is to engage in hospital merger and acquisition (M&A) activity. The record-setting 115 healthcare organizations merger and...

Transforming Healthcare with Blockchain
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Although blockchain is a much-discussed technology of recent times, much of it is yet to discover. Most people are acquainted with the technology through the term Bitcoin, a cryptocurrency that has gained momentum over time. Nevertheless, the...

Enabling IT to be a Digital Business Partner
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Chris Akeroyd, VP & CTO, Children’s Health

Cost optimization is perpetually one of the top agenda items for most healthcare CIOs. Why? Because leadership and business rely on IT to enable more innovation and organizational strategy while at the same time costing less. And don’t...

Enhancing Nursing Education through Simulation
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Kellie Bryant, Director of Simulation Learning and Assistant Clinical Professor, New York University

Introduction Simulation has played a significant role in the training of pilots and doctors however the integration of simulation into nursing education has become increasingly popular during the past decade. One of the major incentives for...

Cybersecurity Risks, Regulations, and Frameworks
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Doug Cretsinger, SVP & CIO, GuideOne Insurance

Across the country, board members at different organizations are raising concerns about cybersecurity risks they face. Regulators are outlining new requirements to address these emerging risks. New frameworks are being used to ensure a...

An Outsider's View of the Healthcare Technology Experience
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Rob Rice, VP Infrastructure & IT Operations, St. Joseph Health

I’m a career technologist, but I didn’t grow up in Healthcare IT. In my pre-healthcare career, the impact of a mistake could mean disruption to the enterprise operations, a delay in time to market, or it could materially affect our...

Reducing and Recovering your IT spend
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Jake Dorst, Chief Information and Innovation Officer, Tahoe Forest Health System

The much-discussed transformation of the hospital CIO from the technically focused, to a role that now encompasses those functions as well as vendor and project management, biomedical/clinical engineering, customer service, enhancing the...

UCHealth Explores Data Science to Help Improve Operational Efficiency
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Steve Hess, CIO, UCHealth

An innovative approach that combines data science and predictive analytics is helping hospitals improve operational efficiencies in their infusion centers and operating rooms. UCHealth, a nationally-recognized system of hospitals and clinics...

Introducing the Concept of Uber-Customers vs. Customers in Healthcare
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Eugene Kolker, Chief Data Officer, Seattle Children's Hospital (SCH)

Today Healthcare is at the crossroads of many business, emotional, political, and societal issues. One of the questions people ask concerning Healthcare is: “How can it assist me personally to improve my health effectively and...

The Rural Hospital that Can !
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Money Atwal, CFO / CIO at HHSC- East HI Region

A 276-bed, state funded “safety net” hospital with over 70 percent Medicare/Medicaid payer mixing the middle of the Pacific Ocean does not exactly scream “perfect environment” to have a fully adopted and integrated...

Healthcare Data Security is Decades Behind: How it Must Catch Up
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James Carder, CISO, LogRhythm

Cybercrime is on the rise in 2015, dubbed “the year of the healthcare hack” as healthcare providers receive federal incentives to implement new Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems. These new systems make the healthcare industry an...