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By Jessica Davis 03:29 pm March 29, 2017
The agency currently uses a dozen approved cloud service providers.

The IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index includes observations from more than 8,000 monitored security clients in 100 countries.

By Bernie Monegain 01:53 pm March 29, 2017
Healthcare organizations saw fewer records accessed by cyberattacks in 2016, according to the just-released 2017 IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Index.

Samsung NeuroLogica's CereTom computed tomography scanner.

By Mike Miliard 12:38 pm March 29, 2017
MedyMatch Technology and Samsung NeuroLogica have teamed up to help paramedics and EMTs more quickly and accurately assess stroke patients in prehospital environments.
By Jessica Davis 12:02 pm March 29, 2017
Cerber, one of the most common and successful ransomware variants, has just upped the ante by adding new loader that can evade detection from machine learning tools. Security firm Trend Micro discovered the latest updates to Cerber on Tuesday.

Intermountain's mobile health clinic on display at HIMSS17.

By Bernie Monegain 11:08 am March 29, 2017
Utah system's Mental Health Integration program embeds mental health screening and treatment within primary care and select specialty practices.
Big Data

UC Berkeley School Of Public Health dean Stefano Bertozzi said Big Data can reveal differences in performance, if executives know how to read results. 

By Bill Siwicki 04:07 pm March 28, 2017
As the amount of available health data explodes, executives must learn how to dig through it to get to the key performance indicators, the dean of UC Berkeley School Of Public Health says.
By John Andrews 01:37 pm March 28, 2017
Real engagement means managing hospital workflow, still-emerging relationships with post-acute practices and a complex customer dynamic for payers and providers alike.

The stairs at The Advisory Board's D.C. offices. (handout)

By Susan Morse 01:21 pm March 28, 2017
The news comes less than three weeks after the consultant and IT vendor fended off a takeover by Elliott Management Corp.
Health Catalyst Leading Wisely
By Mike Miliard 12:45 pm March 28, 2017
The new Leading Wisely tool combines data analytics from IT systems enterprise-wide to help hospital leaders develop more informed strategies.
By Jeff Lagasse 11:55 am March 28, 2017
Health services and primary care researchers may gain a safe haven from political action and bickering, says Andrew Bindman.

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