Open data is likely to be crucial in helping healthcare systems around the world transform themselves in order to tackle the key challenges ahead. But for the UK’s NHS, the next two to three years will be vital in terms of getting the right building blocks in place to deliver sustainable change.
Draft sustainability and transformation plans suggest major changes to the NHS. Will digital be able to soften some of the blow?
With all eyes on Tony Blair and the Chilcott Report, the government decided yesterday would be a good day to put paid to one of its most controversial data initiatives, care.data. Where to now for NHS information sharing?
Financial managers are the unsung heroes behind successful non-profits. Don McKay, the CFO of Remote Area Medical, joined in 2014 and quickly faced a series of challenges. Here’s why they opted for Intacct – and how cloud ERP has improved their processes and data visibility.
Early adopter of enterprise cloud applications AstraZeneca CIO Dave Smoley passes on lessons learned. We’ve distilled a 6-point cloud adoption toolkit
What happens when food becomes contaminated and subject to recall? Kurt Marko examines some of the ways in which personalization can materially help in notifying customers.
“Precision medicine” and “human genome analysis” used to sound like science fiction. But as our latest video shoots from Sapphire Now prove, the use cases are maturing – thanks in part to more accessible technology and solutions like SAP HANA. Here’s my review of our talks with CancerLinQ and the Stanford Medical Center.
In this edition: can cloud computing save healthcare? And: can we learn from the bath we’ve taken in data lakes? Plus: enterprise analytics in a state of disarray (again). Your whiffs include: “Idiots” that fail to install patches on their ERP systems, and, the buzzword absurdity of “mental ergonomics.”
US healthcare is in a chaotic state. Can cloud technologies save it from its 1990’s ERP and all that goes with it? Narinder Singh thinks so, but it requires radical Rx