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Over 40 NHS projects get data sharing funding - ComputerworldUK

Over 40 NHS projects get data sharing funding - ComputerworldUK | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Over 40 NHS projects get data sharing fundingComputerworldUKThe Department of Health Informatics Directorate plans to give over 40 IT projects from across the NHS £2.2 million in challenge funding to develop new digital services.
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Do you manage your diabetes through quantified-self tools/apps? Please share your experience with us: call to participate in a study on diabetes self-management

Do you manage your diabetes through quantified-self tools/apps? Please share your experience with us: call to participate in a study on diabetes self-management | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Dear all, My name is Manal Almalki. I'm a PhD candidate at Health and Biomedical Informatics Centre, University of Melbourne. I invite you to take part in a study aims to investigate the everyday e...
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Beyond the Hype: Can Apple, Others Bring PGHD to the EMR? - Healthcare Informatics

Beyond the Hype: Can Apple, Others Bring PGHD to the EMR? - Healthcare Informatics | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Healthcare Informatics Magazine | Health IT | Information Technology,Health care information technology & IT strategy news for CIOs, CMIOs & clinical informaticists. Learn about EMR EHR, ARRA HITECH, wireless technologies & meaningful use policy.
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New 'Connected Health Cities' initiative launched to improve health, social ... - News-Medical.net

New 'Connected Health Cities' initiative launched to improve health, social ... - News-Medical.net | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
FOUR new health and social care information projects, aimed at tackling major health challenges by catalysing ‘big picture’ data through the collective expertise of the region’s universities, teaching hospitals and local authorities, are being...
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New system for detecting adverse effects of medications using social media - Medical Xpress

New system for detecting adverse effects of medications using social media - Medical Xpress | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Researchers at Carlos III Universidad de Madrid have developed a system for detecting adverse effects of pharmaceutical drugs by tracking information generated by patients on specialized blogs or social networks such as Twitter in real time.
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Pitt, CMU, UPMC create Pittsburgh Health Data Alliance - Pittsburgh Business Times (blog)

Pitt, CMU, UPMC create Pittsburgh Health Data Alliance - Pittsburgh Business Times (blog) | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Pitt Chancellor Gallagher on Pittsburgh Health Data Alliance: 'Our vision for this is totally transformative.' VIDEO
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New Electronic Clinical Decision Support Tool Standardizes Care for ... - Infection Control Today

New Electronic Clinical Decision Support Tool Standardizes Care for ... - Infection Control Today | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
A new study by Intermountain Medical Center researchers in Salt Lake City found that using advanced clinical decision support tools reduces mortality for the 1.1 million patients in the Unites States who are treated for pneumonia each year.
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Study Finds Lack of Evidence That HIEs Boost Care Quality, Cut Costs - iHealthBeat

Study Finds Lack of Evidence That HIEs Boost Care Quality, Cut Costs - iHealthBeat | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
An analysis of 27 scientific studies finds "no strong evidence" that health information exchange systems lead to reductions in cost or improved health outcomes.
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Innovation Is Sweeping Through US Medical Schools - Wall Street Journal

Innovation Is Sweeping Through US Medical Schools - Wall Street Journal | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
A wave of change aims to produce young doctors who are better prepared to meet the demands of the nation’s changing health-care system.
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'One Size Doesn't Fit All': What precision medicine holds for our future - Synapse

'One Size Doesn't Fit All': What precision medicine holds for our future - Synapse | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Aaron DolorContributing Writer “Tonight, I’m launching a new Precision Medicine Initiative to bring us closer to curing diseases like cancer and diabetes—and to give all of us access to the personalized information we need to keep ourselves and our...
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Electronic Medical Records Get a Boost - Wall Street Journal

Electronic Medical Records Get a Boost - Wall Street Journal | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Health-care providers are teaming up to allow seamless sharing of patient data.
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2020 Health IT Predictions

2020 Health IT Predictions | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
IDC Health Insights presented its annual healthcare predictions report at the end of November. Their predictions are designed to provide...
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New Department of Biomedical Informatics | HMS

New Department of Biomedical Informatics | HMS | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Harvard Medical School Announces New Department of Biomedical Informatics to be |ed by Zak Kohane @harvardmed http://t.co/2PswBapeRV
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NIH Proposes Cloud Commons for Biomedical Research - HPCwire (blog)

NIH Proposes Cloud Commons for Biomedical Research - HPCwire (blog) | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
While data has the power to transform our business practices, research efforts and even our everyday lives, that potential is only met when data is turned
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Researchers aim to broaden understanding of how toxins affect the body - University of Wisconsin-Madison

Researchers aim to broaden understanding of how toxins affect the body - University of Wisconsin-Madison | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Researchers aim to broaden understanding of how toxins affect the body
University of Wisconsin-Madison
"To date, we do not have a good understanding of how environmental chemicals might influence human tissues," says William Murphy, the Harvey D.
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CHIME To Launch $1M National Patient ID System Challenge - iHealthBeat

CHIME To Launch $1M National Patient ID System Challenge - iHealthBeat | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
This summer, the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives will launch a challenge to help find a universal method for accurately matching patients with their health data.
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Which Career in Health Informatics is Right for You? - The Epoch Times (blog)

Which Career in Health Informatics is Right for You? - The Epoch Times (blog) | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
The U.S. government has mandated the implementation of Electronic Health Records (EHR) by October 2015. With that requirement has come an increased demand
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Can Computers 'Do No Harm'? - Managed Care magazine

Can Computers 'Do No Harm'? - Managed Care magazine | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
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Can Computers 'Do No Harm'?
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In a piece published in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association (JAMIA) in 2007, Jonathan P.
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The E-Patient Movement

The E-Patient Movement | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
Prior to a doctor's visit, have you ever Googled information about your concerns beforehand? Commonly known as a "medical googler", Googling health information or looking at WebMD is often assumed to be for "hypochondriacs" or "Wannabe Doctors".  ...
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Patient-powered research network fuels 'joint culture of data collection' - Government Health IT

What if researchers could study 1 million patients with a very specific condition and get an unprecedented level of involvement and information from those people? That might not be as far-fetched as it appears at first blush.
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Building the Team for Big Data Analytics, Population Health - Health IT Analytics

Building the Team for Big Data Analytics, Population Health - Health IT Analytics | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
How can healthcare providers create a team to develop big data analytics, population health management, and data-driven quality improvements?
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Many Medical Students Unaware of Informatics Training Options - iHealthBeat

Many Medical Students Unaware of Informatics Training Options - iHealthBeat | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
A study published in the Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association finds that while many medical students are interested in clinical informatics training, few are aware of the training options available to them.
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NLM Georgia Biomedical Informatics

a sampling of topics covered at the NLM Georgia Biomedical Informatics course, 2014

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Why is informatics the top new career? | ICD10 Watch

As the nation's healthcare system increasingly relies on electronic data to improve the quality of care, the role of the informaticist, a person that uses technology tools to support the management
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Networks of Genome Data Will Transform Medicine | MIT Technology Review

Networks of Genome Data Will Transform Medicine | MIT Technology Review | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
A global network of millions of genomes could be medicine’s next great advance.Availability: 1-2 years
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UCSF Taps Atul Butte to Lead Big Data Center - UCSF News Services

UCSF Taps Atul Butte to Lead Big Data Center - UCSF News Services | Health and Biomedical Informatics | Scoop.it
UCSF News Services UCSF Taps Atul Butte to Lead Big Data Center UCSF News Services A noted expert in pediatrics and medical informatics at Stanford University, Butte brings the rare combination of deep knowledge in medicine and biomedical research,...
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