Tag: Decision Support


Health Catalyst launches Data Operating System, claims tech will disrupt traditional data warehouses

September 6, 2017

Via: HealthcareITnews

Health Catalyst on Tuesday launched its Data Operating System, a new platform aimed at taking its analytics, clinical decision support and outcomes improvement to transform the role that enterprise data warehouse products can play in healthcare. “The traditional view of […]


Mayo Clinic sets sights on precision decision support at point-of-care

June 8, 2017

Via: HealthcareITnews

In a collaboration meant to develop genomics-based protocols for precision medicine, Mayo Clinic is collaborating with Pittsburgh-based 2bPrecise, licensing its cloud-based platform to bring individualized clinical decision support to the point of care. The platform combines clinical and genomic information, extracting […]


EHRs are overflowing with copy-and-paste records, JAMA study shows

June 1, 2017

Via: HealthcareITnews

For all the benefits brought about by electronic health records, it’s long been known that they have their pitfalls, whether it’s ungainly user experience or agita caused by alert fatigue. Another major risk for EHRs is the temptation toward “note […]


How Penn Medicine primed its IT infrastructure for precision medicine

May 31, 2017

Via: HealthcareITnews

Penn Medicine has positioned itself at the forefront of genomics and immunotherapy, but capitalizing on the promise of personalized medicine has required extensive investments in the medical center’s IT infrastructure, said Brian Wells, Penn’ associate vice president of health technology […]

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5 big challenges to utilizing genomic data for precision medicine

March 15, 2017

Via: HealthcareITnews

Precision medicine holds the key to better health. And as the industry moves more toward value-based care, its evidence-based principles can help providers ease into the transition. “It’s a big step to go from trial-and-error medicine to evidence-based medicine,” said […]