Steps to Achieve EHR/EMR Interoperability to Put Patient at the Center of Healthcare

The US healthcare system has been battling quite a few challenges as they continue to track outbreaks, and stay abreast of the latest developments on vaccines and the spread of the disease. But what became glaringly evident during the pandemic was the lack of EHR/EMR interoperability that made sifting through patient information and providing seamless… Continue reading Steps to Achieve EHR/EMR Interoperability to Put Patient at the Center of Healthcare

Extract 40%+ efficiencies in Healthcare with Robotic Process Automation

The healthcare industry is facing the biggest challenges (and opportunities) in the prevailing situation. Traditional modes of delivery of care have been disrupted, coordinating patient care is driving the demand for sharing data across silos and technology is playing a vital role in enabling remote diagnostics, tracking treatment effectiveness, and monitoring patients while they recover… Continue reading Extract 40%+ efficiencies in Healthcare with Robotic Process Automation

Top 7 Trends That Will Drive Healthcare in 2021

2020 brought along challenges as well as opportunities for diverse sectors including healthcare. We’re now stepping into an era of digital transformation that will push the boundaries for healthcare in incredible ways with a profound impact. As per the Council for Affordable Quality Healthcare’s 2020 Index, the US healthcare industry is missing out on billions… Continue reading Top 7 Trends That Will Drive Healthcare in 2021

Cloud: a lifeline for the healthcare Industry

Cloud: a lifeline for the healthcare Industry

The healthcare industry has been steadily expanding, owing to a rising aging population and the growing trend of wellness centers. With a pandemic in the mix, however, the industry has been left burdened and unprepared. The silver lining here is that people have embraced telehealth services. With the onset of Covid 19, the number of… Continue reading Cloud: a lifeline for the healthcare Industry

The Importance of Small data vs Big Data for Healthcare

Healthcare data is strictly governed by compliance. Here’s how you can ensure HIPAA compliance on the healthcare cloud. The healthcare sector is fragmented, complex, and hyper-local. There are over 100 healthcare systems in the US, 280 health information exchanges, and over 5500 hospitals. One million physicians are addressing the healthcare requirements of 320M Americans. While… Continue reading The Importance of Small data vs Big Data for Healthcare

How to Ensure HIPAA Compliance in the Healthcare Cloud?

Cloud computing has overcast most, if not all, industry segments because of the benefits it offers. From manufacturing to e-commerce, banking to insurance, and education to real estate, industries are adopting cloud for its inherent benefits. The healthcare industry is also undergoing considerable change with healthcare organizations focusing on delivering ‘smart healthcare’ which means non-traditional… Continue reading How to Ensure HIPAA Compliance in the Healthcare Cloud?

Internet of Medical Things – The Trigger for Healthcare Transformation

Introduction Pedometers, smart blood sugar meters, wireless EKGs, symptom trackers for patients with asthma, connected inhalers for COPD, ingestible sensors—the Internet of Things (IoT) has changed the game in the healthcare industry. According to a market research report, IoT Healthcare market is projected to grow to USD 158.07 Billion by 2022, at a CAGR of… Continue reading Internet of Medical Things – The Trigger for Healthcare Transformation

How Cloud Computing is Impacting Healthcare Services

The healthcare segment is witnessing a healthy growth fueled by an aging population and increased focus on wellness by consumers. The current estimation is 11-17% increase in demand for healthcare resources between 2014 and 2025. Healthcare organizations are meeting this demand by focusing on IT-enabled patient care. Cloud based healthcare services seems to in a… Continue reading How Cloud Computing is Impacting Healthcare Services

Big Data Analytics Can Play an Important Role in Healthcare

Before you dive into the importance of big data analytics in healthcare, you can learn about the importance of small data vs big data in healthcare. Global healthcare is in a state of flux with big data analytics emerging as a powerful tool to transform clinical, operational, and administrative functions among others.  The healthcare IT… Continue reading Big Data Analytics Can Play an Important Role in Healthcare

Why Blockchain Technology is Disrupting the Healthcare Industry

Healthcare records, as of now, remain disjointed because of the lack of common architectures and regulations that permit the safe transfer of data between stakeholders.  For example, an updated patient’s clinical data is stored in a database within the hospital or within a defined network of stakeholders. As a paradigm shift in information distribution, Blockchain… Continue reading Why Blockchain Technology is Disrupting the Healthcare Industry

The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on the Healthcare Industry

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is predicted to play a game-changing role in patient care. Let’s take a small example of its help in medical diagnosis. Imagine a scenario where a patient walks into a doctor’s office with symptoms indicative of several possible illnesses.  The doctor, to be sure, consults a digital assistant which scans a global… Continue reading The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on the Healthcare Industry

Why Advanced Analytics is the Future of Healthcare Organizations

Research and Markets announces that the global market for advanced analytics totalled $207.4 billion in 2015, and should total nearly $219.3 billion by 2020, a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 1.1%, through 2020. According to them, the advanced analytics market comprises applications for the following industries: banking and financial services, telecommunications and IT,… Continue reading Why Advanced Analytics is the Future of Healthcare Organizations