Healthcare

September 30, 2014

HEALTHCARE

Webcast: Telehealth Innovation at Baptist Health South Florida

Join us on Wednesday, October 15 at 11:00 am PST/2:00 pm EST to hear about telehealth innovations at Baptist Heath South Florida. The winner of an American Hospital Association 2014 Most Wired Innovator Award for IT projects, Baptist Health’s e-Pharmacy initiative is a shining example of transformation in care delivery. Conceived as an initiative to […]

September 28, 2014

HEALTHCARE

The Dynamic Protective Shield of Big Data Analytics

As we think of Healthcare and Big data Analytics, some of the topics that come to fore front are personalized medicines, managing readmissions, identifying health risk indexes and many more. While each of these is important areas that benefit from power of Big Data Analytics, one of the areas that is at table stakes in […]

September 15, 2014

HEALTHCARE

Cisco helps to advance Health IT Collaboration and Communication

This is an exciting week for Cisco and for the Health IT industry at large.  Two big industry events are taking plan this week: Epic’s Users’ Group Meeting and National Health IT Week. Epic’s 2014 Users’ Group Meeting: Down on the Farm If you are planning to attend Epic’s 2014 Users’ Group Meeting from September […]

August 19, 2014

HEALTHCARE

Cisco Connected Health Newsletter, Summer 2014

Have you read the latest Cisco Connected Health newsletter?  In an effort to bring you relevant stories about the positive impacts of health IT, this issue features real-world implementations including: University of Virginia Center for Telehealth Provides Timely Access to Specialty Medical Services Using video and remote medical  equipment, UVA Center for Telehealth  provides basic […]

June 9, 2014

HEALTHCARE

The Power of the Consumer has never been Greater, Especially in Healthcare

Acute care in a hospital setting is no longer the norm.  The continuum of care focus has shifted to seamless, integrated care plans designed around the patient and their needs instead of the setting.  Sg2* recently caught up with Barbara Casey, Senior Director of Health Care Business Transformation at Cisco, to discuss trends in healthcare […]

May 19, 2014

HEALTHCARE

10 Trends why TeleHealth adoption will take off

Some claim the early television experiments in 1955 as the origin of TeleHealth, which means TeleHealth is more than half a century old. The adoption of TeleHealth has had multiple challenges including, but not limited to reimbursements, affordability and experience gaps. However, of late, the stars are aligning for TeleHealth adoption to take off. According […]

May 13, 2014

HEALTHCARE

See Cisco Care-at-a-Distance Solutions at ATA 2014

The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) Annual Meeting and Tradeshow is fast approaching.  If you are planning to attend ATA 2014 from May 17-20 in Baltimore, be sure to visit the Cisco booth to see products and solutions that connect patients and care teams so they can easily engage anytime from anywhere. Cisco will have a […]

May 4, 2014

HEALTHCARE

6 Healthcare IT Transitions: The Hackers delight

From FDA (Food and Drug Administration) to FBI (Federal bureau of Investigations), they see a core issue bubbling up: The vulnerability of Healthcare systems to cyber-attacks. Both agencies have issued an advisory in this regard in the last 1 year. FDA Advisory was focused on medical devices and hospital networks, while the FBI’s communication is […]

April 27, 2014

HEALTHCARE

At the Security Cross Roads of Health Care Reforms and IoE – 6 Health Care IT Transitions

The saying ‘Tell me how you will measure me and I will tell you how I will behave’ could have been the perfect tag line for the US Health Care Reforms. When we look at how Health Care Information technology is getting used to enable reforms, we see that most of the technologies existed prior […]