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What The New FHIR Mandate Means For Your Business – Why it's time to adopt and what you can do

Interoperability has gone from a best practice to a mandate. Last year, the U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services finalized a requirement for the use of Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) among many CMS-regulated payers and ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in healthcare data interoperability, fhir

2021 Healthcare IT Predictions – The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated cloud adoption, and it is not going to slow down

It’s pretty safe to say that the events of 2020 have changed the world. For healthcare and information technology, many of those changes will continue driving transformation in 2021 — and a few new ones will also make an impact. Here are my ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in Healthcare Industry, technology, hit

Shared Responsibility in the Cloud: Reduce Your Security Burden With a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP)

With traditional, on-premise infrastructure, an organization is responsible for its security from end to end. From the physical data center, to the network, to its applications and data, an organization must manage all layers of its security. ... Read more
| Author Kate Wang, tagged in cloud managed services, msp, managed services, managed security, shared responsibility

In Praise of HIE Modernization

On September 30, the U.S. Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT awarded $2.5 million allocated in the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act as grants to five Health Information Exchange (HIE) applicants via the STAR ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in healthcare data interoperability, health information exchange, HIE

Cloudticity Honored for Best Solution Delivering COVID-19 Value in AWS Public Sector Partners Awards 2020

From day one, Cloudticity has had one mission: to make every human on earth healthier through the work that we do. With the COVID-19 pandemic upon us, healthcare is in a state of flux. The entire industry is being asked to leverage what we have – or ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in COVID-19 data solutions, aws

Top Three Reliability Best Practices for Telemedicine Providers on AWS

When the COVID-19 pandemic descended on the United States with full force, one telemedicine provider saw its video call volume increase by fifteenfold. As a result, an infrastructure that worked well for a fairly stable level of baseline traffic was ... Read more
| Author Chris Covington, tagged in telemedicine, telehealth, aws, reliability, availability

Cloudticity Healthcare DataHub Now Available on AWS Marketplace: Public health organizations can now easily uncover real-time COVID-19 analytics to drive population health management

90% of all COVID-19 data reported lacks the clinical depth needed to derive meaningful insights about how to respond to COVID-19. Because of this, many state departments of health (DOHs) and health information exchanges (HIEs) are struggling to ... Read more
| Author Kate Wang, tagged in healthcare data interoperability, covid-19, COVID-19 data solutions, healthcare datahub

Azure SQL Database Tuning – Best Practices For Performance

Making sure that your SQL database is running like a well oiled machine can mean the difference between user frustration and improved productivity. For that reason alone it makes sense to optimize performance as much as possible, even if you are now ... Read more
| Author Kevin Kline, tagged in azure

The Role of AIOps in Next-Gen Managed Services

The traditional MSP operating model, which relies on fully staffed network operations centers (NOCs) to respond to tickets and remediate incidents, is running out of gas for three main reasons: ... Read more
| Author Gerry Miller, tagged in cloud managed services, aiops, msp

Cloudticity Healthcare DataHub™: How Organizations Are Using It For COVID-19 Response & Recovery

Cloudticity Healthcare DataHub™, a next-gen data platform purpose-built to transform healthcare data into actionable insights, puts real-time data in the hands of public health. The solution is currently being used by several states to provide ... Read more
| Author Kate Wang, tagged in healthcare data interoperability, healthcare datahub, healthcare dataview