Healthcare IT Infrastructure White Papers & Webcasts

Enterprise Imaging Storage Solution: A Key Element of Value-Based Care

As healthcare providers continue to optimize their operations for today's value-based environment, the need to rationalize storage for medical images and to accommodate the growing variety and volume of unstructured content being created... Download white paper

All-Flash Array: Reinventing Yesterday’s Storage Designs to Meet Today’s Healthcare Needs

The complexity, volume, and sheer variety of health information are reaching new heights as healthcare professionals become more reliant on real-time access to patient data. Driven by the shift toward valuebased care, data challenges are intensifying,... Download white paper

All-Flash Storage: Improving How Physicians Deliver Patient Care

This IDC White Paper, sponsored by Pure Storage, discusses important healthcare IT storage needs for the growing provider market, focusing on how all-flash storage solutions can be used to provide faster access to patient data. Patient data includes... Download white paper

Genomics Accelerated: Creating Massive Data Growth

As genomics has evolved and cost has been driven out of the process, the number of sequences run has risen dramatically. This has forced change in the storage and computing involved. The massive quantities of data created by sequencing and the... Download white paper

Today’s Healthcare IT Organizations are Strategic Partners in Innovation

Healthcare organizations faced with the pressures of healthcare reform are requiring more of IT than ever before. It’s no longer just about keeping the lights on, IT is increasingly strategic to the organization in order to facilitate innovation... Download white paper

Case Study: Lakeland Health Gets Better EHR Performance with Pure Storage

Lakeland Health needed much better performance and reliability from its storage infrastructure to meet the demanding requirements of its electronic health record (EHR) system. It turned to Pure Storage for a long-term solution. Now, key databases... Download white paper

Flashblade: The Cloud-Scale Data Platform of Tomorrow

The past decade saw the rise of “big data” – and storage solutions designed to allow Petabytes of data to be centralized and served for everything from data analytics to scientific discovery to movie rendering. These storage... Download white paper

Data Shows HPV Vaccination Rates on the Rise

First licensed for use in 2006, the vaccine for HPV has met more resistance from parents of pediatric patients than any other recommended vaccine except the MMR vaccine, report providers from the network. A 2010 survey of parents of more than... Download white paper

Two Paths Ahead for MACRA and QPP

More providers than ever before are getting a full pass on pay-for-performance in 2018, and even those that are required to participate have a path that is only marginally more difficult than this year. Is all that too good to be true? Learn... Download white paper

Care Dynamics in Doctor-Driven Healthcare Systems: ‘When blame is lopsided, it can lead to tragedy’

If we accept the premise that doctors and nurses are among the most well-intentioned people in society — devoting their lives to alleviating human suffering caused by disease — we must also acknowledge that there is often a deep divide... Download white paper

The Cost of Long Wait Times

Complaints about waiting for hours at primary care clinics and specialists’ offices fill internet forums and Yelp reviews. The problem is getting worse: one recent survey found that wait times have increased by a whopping 30 percent in... Download white paper

How to Stop Making Patients Pay the Price for Poor Communications

Thirty percent of malpractice lawsuits cite communication as a contributing factor.1 Communication is also cited as a root cause in 21 percent of sentinel events.2 Learn how you can improve your hospital’s communications in these three... Download white paper

Crawl, Walk, Run: 3 Easy Ways to Solve Patient Matching

Learn about a new patient matching approach that you can leverage in three quick and easy ways to improve your matching—even if you already have a matching solution. And read 3 real-world case studies of this new matching approach in action.... Download white paper

Using APIs to Improve the Business of Care Delivery

Healthcare APIs have the potential to modernize the way providers, patients, payers, and other stakeholders interact with and use data. Not only do application programming interfaces (APIs) enable one software program to access the services of... View webcast

Defining, Targeting, and Decreasing Low-Value Care

Targeting and curbing low-value care services represents a significant savings opportunity for payers. Low-value services make up a substantial portion of U.S. care costs—to the tune of ~$465 billion in 2017—and they’re driving... View webcast

When Minutes Matter: Using Telemedicine for Urgent Care

Telemedicine is a technology of time and space, linking the consumer to the doctor when and where a health issue occurs, no matter where each person is located.  That’s especially true when the health issue is urgent, and there’s... View webcast

EHR Adoption Trends Among Health Systems and Physician Groups

Using public data and information from the Definitive Healthcare database, HealthITAnalytics.com explores the latest trends in EHR adoption among physicians, hospitals, and health systems as the industry continues to undergo a fundamental data-driven... Download white paper

2018 Predictions and Action Items for Healthcare Revenue Cycle Management

From health policy debates and new payment models to high deductible health plans and patient billing, healthcare organizations faced an abundance of revenue cycle management changes and challenges in 2017. Value-based reimbursement continued... View webcast

Top 5 Strategies to Prevent Ransomware

New ransomware strains are accelerating and there is no end in sight. Healthcare information systems have proven to be an especially attractive target for cybercriminals. These systems are a virtual trove of identity-related data, payment information,... View webcast

Creating a Comprehensive Incident Detection, Response Plan

Cybersecurity threats are continuously emerging and increasing in sophistication, and organizations in healthcare have traditionally not always been the “top of the pile” in terms of offering the best types of protection.  Other... Download white paper