Tag Archives: HealthCare

Why data integrity is key to achieving value in healthcare

Value is extremely hard to define when it comes to healthcare, according to University of Washington computer science professor Ankur Teredesai, co-founder and chief technology officer of Seattle-based KenSci, a company that provides a risk prediction platform powered by artificial intelligence and machine learning. Teredesai, who co-chaired this year’s Association for Computing Machinery’s KDD Conference,… Read More »

Stakeholders say data sharing is critical to lowering healthcare costs

If the United States is going to rein in the high costs of healthcare, the industry must do a better job of sharing data with patients and among other stakeholders. That’s the contention of Sean Cavanaugh, chief administrative officer for tech start-up Aledade, who previously served as the director of the Center for Medicare and… Read More »

State moves to revoke license after maggots found on Hacienda HealthCare resident – AZCentral

Stephanie Innes Arizona Republic Published 6:21 PM EDT Jun 15, 2019 Arizona health officials have issued an intent to revoke Hacienda HealthCare’s recently issued state license in the wake of a report that “several” maggots were found near the surgical incision of a 28-year-old male resident. A maggot is a legless, soft-bodied larva of a fly and looks… Read More »