Tag Archives: data

HIEs take on data aggregator role for CMS CPC+ program

Health information exchanges in select markets across the country are providing data aggregation and reporting services to help transform and improve primary care in the United States. Western New York is one of the regional markets selected to participate in Comprehensive Primary Care Plus (CPC+), an initiative established by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid… Read More »

The skeptics were right: Bristol-Myers has pulled a crucial Opdivo lung filing as it awaits more data

Investors panicked back in October when Bristol-Myers Squibb admitted that a request for additional data from a key lung cancer trial had pushed back an FDA decision. And perhaps rightly so. Thursday, the company said it had voluntarily pulled its application for an Opdivo-Yervoy pairing in a subset of patients with previously untreated non-small cell lung… Read More »

Concern for security of data in the cloud worries IT execs

Even as healthcare organizations contemplate moving more computing functions to the cloud, IT execs question the security of their data. A survey from the Cloud Security Alliance, which works to ensure a secure cloud computing environment, found 69 percent of respondent organizations are migrating data for enterprise resource planning applications to the cloud, with nearly… Read More »