What Makes an Effective Healthcare Data Protection Strategy?

Recent data breaches — Equifax, Target, Verizon — are crippling events that are now par for the course when doing business.   Last year, two critical data protection issues arose for IT security professionals, according to Digital Guardian: The number of data breaches and cyberattacks increased throughout the year. Health and Human Services for Civil…

Success in Modern Healthcare: Consumer-Centricity

The Amazon’s, Zappos’, and Airbnb’s of the world changed brick and mortar offerings to cater to  omnichannel online experiences. No matter what business a consumer is looking to do, their expectations revolve around personalization, experiences, and on-demand availability. Yet, some industries such as healthcare are slow to catch up. Today’s consumers are flooded by choice,…

Top Challenge of Using Data in Healthcare: Interoperability

“Interoperability” is health industry jargon that is critical to the widespread use of data in healthcare. Essentially, interoperability is an exchange of information between technology systems. Sounds basic, but for those trying to improve processes, patient care, and become more proactive in treatment plans, the lack of this essential functionality is impeding the widespread adoption…

Behind the Eight Ball: Healthcare is Struggling to Join the Data Revolution

HIGHLIGHTS: Our latest resource You Are Here: The Pioneer Days of the Relationship Between Healthcare and Data overviews the benefits and challenges associated with leveraging data as an industry business intelligence tool. The eBook includes best practices on data visualization from BI leader Donald Farmer of TreeHive Strategy, who has over 15 years experience working…