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Achieving Better Patient Outcomes

North York General Hospital (www.nygh.on.ca) is one of Canada’s leading community academic hospitals, serving south central Ontario through three sites in the Toronto area, including a 419-bed...

#PutData2Work

“The innovations will be the result of finally gathering our data. Data will be healthcare’s next great breakthrough.” — Leonard D’Avolio, CEO of Cyft (adapted from Healthcare IT...


HCI in healthcare: The Good, The Bad,...

Almost weekly, I get asked about my thoughts about Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI) in healthcare. Before I begin, let me note that while I’ve used several VMware vSAN examples in ...

Improving the S/N in Healthcare

Over a couple beers with a friend and colleague, Par Botes, we were excitedly talking about Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning, and Business Intelligence (BI) in healthcare. Specifically,...

Smart Storage for Healthcare

This is a follow-on post to On Machine Learning & AI in Healthcare, where I introduced the term Strategic Data Infrastructure Management. The easiest way that I’ve found ...

On Machine Learning & AI in...

There’s a lot of buzz — rightfully so! — around the potential for Machine Learning (ML) and Artificial Intelligence (AI) in healthcare. I’ve been watching this space for ...

Ready for HIMSS17 – It’s Epic ON...

Electronic health records (EHR) are central to the needs of today’s hospitals and health systems. For most HIMSS-goers, EHRs like Epic are familiar turf, but the complexity of ...

2016 Healthcare Leadership Surveys

I’ve been reviewing some of the more popular healthcare leadership surveys over the past year, and with HIMSS 2017 just a few weeks away, it’s a perfect time ...

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