Tag Archives: data

“Communication Is Key”: Breaking Down the Core Principles of Data Archiving

Kory Hudson, Director of Information Systems, Singing River Health System No matter how complex an initiative, and no matter how many obstacles stand in the way, the solution — or at least, a key component of it — is communication. And not just what’s being said, but also what’s being heard. Application portfolio management is… Read More »

Eli Lilly’s Reyvow, squaring off against AbbVie and Biohaven, posts data showing early and lasting migraine relief

With several new acute migraine treatments vying for market share, Eli Lilly is touting new data on Reyvow showing the med can provide patients “pain freedom” in as little as one hour, plus sustained relief for up to two days. In a phase 3 trial called Centurion, patients who took Lilly’s new drug at the 200mg dose were 4.6 times more likely to experience pain… Read More »

VA apps pose privacy risk to veterans’ healthcare data

The increasing use of apps provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs is meant to improve access to patient health and benefits information in convenient digital platforms. However, members of Congress are worried that this electronic data is vulnerable. “When a veteran downloads an app from the VA’s app store, how much personal information does… Read More »

How to read between the lines of the healthcare data blocking debate

About a year ago, the Department of Health and Human Services first proposed rules to promote sharing and the interoperability of health data to enable patients to electronically access their health information. Many of the top industry players submitted commentary to The Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology and the Centers for… Read More »