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2015 Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum - Jonathan Weiner
Healthcare IT News : June 29, 2015, 8:15 am
2015 Big Data NYC - Jonathan Weiner
Jonathan Weiner dicusses the topics of his presentation at the 2015 Big Data & Healthcare Analytics Forum in NYC - the future of EHRs and other data sources for population health.
UnitedHealthcare inks another ACO deal
Healthcare IT News : June 29, 2015, 8:06 am
In the newest payer-provider ACO partnership, UnitedHealthcare has teamed up with an eight-hospital health system to launch another accountable care organization.
Researchers tap Apple platform for LGBTQ population health
Healthcare IT News : June 29, 2015, 7:52 am
The LGBTQ community is the focus of a new study that will tap Apple's clinical research platform as a tool to identify health disparities.
GIS-based tool protects patients during power outages
Healthcare IT News : June 29, 2015, 7:30 am
New geographic information system technology developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services aims to help community health agencies and emergency management officials protect those patients who rely on electricity-dependent medical equipment.
Quality and Safety
Obamacare's next 5 hurdles to clear
Healthcare IT News : June 26, 2015, 8:11 am
In its first five years, the Affordable Care Act has survived technical meltdowns, a presidential election, two Supreme Court challenges – including one resolved Thursday – and dozens of repeal efforts in Congress. But its long-term future still isn’t ensured. Here are five of the biggest hurdles left for the law:
Policy and Legislation