We’re heading to Orlando for HIMSS 2014 soon to connect with clients, partners and friends across the healthcare IT industry. Here’s what you can expect to find from Allscripts at the show (Booth #3944): 1.       The Power of Innovation: Get the full story on population health. What a difference a year makes. At HIMSS 2013, we announced two strategic acquisitions when FollowMyHealthTM and dbMotion joined the Allscripts family. This year, we’re pleased to have clients share how they’ve integrated these new population health solutions to more effectively manage and treat patient populations, including South Nassau Communities Hospital. You can also hear from Allscripts dbMotion client University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) in two presentations: Ranga Chandra will talk about interoperability across payer-provider networks, and Dr. Rasu Shrestha will describe the foundation for Accountable Care.  2.       The Power of Collaboration: Check out new […]

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Taming the Big Data frontier

In his keynote address at the Allscripts Client Experience, ACE13, Dr. Rasu Shrestha from University of Pittsburgh Medical Center said, “He who tames the data wins.” As healthcare organizations manage evolving delivery and payment models, an analytics strategy is top of mind for many.  Big Data is the next frontier for analytics and offers them access to rich data they can use for population health, research and consumer marketing and satisfaction. Quickly emerging Big Data technologies augment traditional business intelligence technologies by efficiently and affordably acquiring and storing enormous amounts of data. Providers can query and re-query information without retooling the data model every time.  This capability is particularly important with the mountains of data we have access to today. 3 opportunities to get value from Big Data With so much data coming from so many different places, how can […]