Thought Leadership and Insights

How cloud innovation is transforming healthcare, data interoperability, and compliance.

Abstract: Healthcare’s Journey to the Cloud

This month, Medical Economics published an article by Cloudticity Founder and CEO Gerry Miller explaining that the role of the MSP in healthcare IT is “ to radically streamline cloud migration, implementation processes, compliance controls, and ongoing data management safeguards for perpetual preparedness, reliability, and efficiency.”

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Abstract: A Brighter Cloud-Powered Future for Healthcare

Cloudticity CEO Gerry Miller recently authored a guest column for MedCity News noting that while facing the pandemic, we “experienced a decade’s worth of technology adaptation and adoption in the space of mere months.”

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Abstract: Microsoft Azure and Healthcare Evolution

In an analysis published by HIT Consultant recently, Cloudticity CEO Gerry Miller dives into Azure news with Cloud Technology and Healthcare Evolution: Microsoft in the Spotlight. Gerry writes that “Microsoft has been aggressively investing in making its Azure cloud computing service attractive to healthcare for hosting, building, testing, deploying, and managing applications and services.”

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Abstract: Speeding Toward Cloud Maturity in 2021

In a contributed article for Network Computing this month, Cloudticity Founder and CEO Gerry Miller explained What Cloud Maturity Means in 2021.

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Abstract: ONC Final Rule Compliance Means Embracing the Cloud

In his informative MedCity News article Leveraging the cloud to meet the ONC final rule compliance deadline, Cloudticity CEO Gerry Miller explains how the ONC Final Rule deadline signals it is high time for health providers, networks, and vendors to evolve their IT infrastructure — and why the cloud really is the only way forward. As he writes: 

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Abstract: Cloudticity’s Commitment to Excellence as a Healthcare Partner

Cloudticity CEO Gerry Miller recently authored a guest column for MSPInsights outlining 4 Pillars For Cloud MSP Excellence In The Age Of Relentless Innovation.

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| Author MSPInsights, tagged in cloud managed services, managed services

Abstract: The Power of AIOps

In a special guest feature for insideBIGDATA, Cloudticity’s Gerry Miller explains AIOps, which Gartner defines as a process that “combines big data and machine learning to automate IT operations processes, including event correlation, anomaly detection, and causality determination.” 

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Abstract: Explaining HIPAA, HITECH and HITRUST In Healthcare IT

Cloudticty’s Gerry Miller recently wrote an article for ELECTRONIC HEALTH REPORTER explaining that there is no such thing as a “HIPAA certification” to prove compliance, which any organization dealing with personal health information (PHI) must do —  “even if you are just a subcontracting service provider.”

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| Author Electronic Health Reporter, tagged in HITRUST, hipaa, hitech

Abstract: IT Lessons From Covid-19 on Building a Pandemic Insight Engine

In his article published by HealthIT Answers, Cloudticity Founder Gerry Miller identifies 5 keys for a unified technology deployment strategy in a public health emergency to enable Building a Pandemic Insight Engine.

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| Author HealthIT Answers, tagged in healthcare data interoperability

Abstract: Telemedicine Security and Compliance Best Practices

In this HIT Consultant contributed article, Cloudticity Founder Gerry Miller writes that the surge in telemedicine adoption and traffic demands following a few best practices to safeguard security and compliance:

“Compliance should be viewed as a real-time process that drives security. Telemedicine tools and technology should therefore reflect significant expertise with all healthcare regulations (HIPAA, HITRUST, HITECH), with compliance functions permeating processes. Recommended compliance best practices include:

  1. 1. Automate Remediation

Healthcare applications cannot offer high reliability if every potential compliance problem is remediated manually; there’s just too much that can go wrong and never enough staff to address it when needed. The solution is to automate everything that can be automated, and rely on people to handle exceptions or potential violations that don’t impact reliability. Cloud-based services can integrate AI and operational intelligence to automatically remediate anomalies when possible, present recommendations to operations staff for cases that cannot be resolved automatically, and present clear choices such as…” Read the full article here.

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| Author HIT Consultant, tagged in telemedicine