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IBM Goes Big

IBM has teamed up with Emory University Hospital to launch two separate projects with two top health systems. One involves the use of big data to help clinicians provide predictive care at Emory University…

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Mobile App for Mental Illness developed

The New Hampshire Public Radio has reported that Dartmouth researchers are capitalizing on the widespread use of mobile devices by developing mobile health applications to help treat individuals with mental illnesses.

 

“Although underserved populations often cannot afford…

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End of Enterprise IT Predicted

The Co-Chairman of Health 2.0 has said that desktops and enterprise systems in healthcare will disappear with the rise of mobile technology and cloud-based solutions.

 

“Speaking at EHI Live 2013, Matthew Holt, who runs the American health conference in Silicon Valley, said that…

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5 Tips for handling mobile devices

Focus on the patient, not the device.  Those are the words of wisdom offered by digital omnivore, Iverson Bell MD to doctors trying to figure out how to adapt to the proliferation of mobile devices in their lives and practices.

 

“Speaking at the …

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M.Sc. Health Informatics

Department of Health Information Management, School of Allied Health Sciences (SOAHS) in collaboration with School of Information Sciences (SOIS), Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, INDIA is launching M.Sc. Health Informatics Program (2 Years-4 Semester) from the academic year - July 2014.

 

We are offering two specializations under the above program:

1.Healthcare IT Management

2.Software Development and…

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Maternity Module Trialled by Midwives

The Myrddin patient administration system for community midwives is being piloted by Powys Health Board in Wales.

 

“The health board went live with the maternity module of the PAS earlier this month. It gives midwives remote access to the system, which allows them to review and…

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Weekly Newsletter 8 November 2013

This newsletter contains this weeks blog posts, events and forum discussions from the Health Informatics Forum.

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Health IT still has work to do on patient engagement

According to a new study, despite billions of incentive dollars being injected into…

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WebMD adds patient portal

After acquiring Avado for an undisclosed sum, WebMD, which so far has focused on healthcare content, will be adding patient engagement technology to its portfolio.

 

“Avado's patient portal is designed to help doctors and patients interact through messaging, reminders and…

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NHS Digital Reform – A Necessity

With the NHS turning 65 this year, the world’s second largest funded organisation is experiencing the most challenging times since it was formed in 1948.

 

“The recent publication of the Keogh review looking into 14 hospital trusts has sent shockwaves at a national level to the…

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Weekly Newsletter 1 November 2013

Welcome to our new weekly newsletter! This newsletter contains this weeks blog posts, events and forum discussions from the Health Informatics Forum.

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Health IT apps!  Most show muted growth

According to a new HIMSS Analytics report, only a select few…

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Computers to become more like your brain

The human brain is to be used as a template for breakthrough designs by Big Blue.  Brace yourself for a supercomputer that’s cooled and powered by electronic blood and small enough to fit in a rucksack!

 

“Through research projects expected to take a decade, Big Blue is…

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Health IT apps! Most show muted growth

According to a new HIMSS Analytics report, only a select few health IT applications are forging ahead in record growth with big market potential.  Many health IT applications are now approaching their market saturation point, as they are now installed at more than 75% of US…

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