Overview

Organizations are adopting patient-centered technology and process-improvement strategies to facilitate the exchange and analysis of information, ensure privacy and security, and create more efficient business and clinical processes.

How it works

We help you establish a standards-based, collaborative environment with seamless integration between diverse technologies across your network—on the cloud, on premise or hybrid — enabling you to reduce costs and increase operating efficiency.

How you benefit

In order to modernize a hospital’s infrastructure, we apply information and communication technologies to care delivery and administration—to help you increase capacity, improve processes, security and safety, while streamlining operations and cost structure.

Case Studies

Advancing research and improving care with hybrid cloud

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America established a dedicated, security-rich hosting environment for a research exchange and knowledge platform that centralizes patient health data and biosamples while safeguarding personal information.

Controlling organ donations nationwide

Using IBM Business Process Manager and Operational Decision Manager on Cloud and Blueworks Live the NHSBT built an agile development platform for modifying allocation schemes to reflect the latest research and data.

Keeping the business in glowing health with next-generation analytics

This insurance company is putting new self-service analytics and reporting capabilities into the hands of business users with an upgrade to the latest version of IBM® Cognos® Analytics.

Taking an innovative telemedicine service global with IBM Cloud

To evolve its telemedicine platform into an enterprise-level solution for worldwide delivery, Doctome needed to team with an IT leader offering global data center presence and cutting-edge cloud services.

Protecting against insider and external threats with an integrated security framework

To help protect patient data across its fast-growing organization, MyEyeDr. deployed an integrated security framework that delivers greater insight, intelligence and control across its environment.

Embracing tomorrow’s healthcare challenges with analytics-driven planning

As the cost of care rises, efficiency is a must for hospitals worldwide. Karolinska University Hospital used analytics to detect long-term healthcare trends in order to plan and deploy human and financial resources accordingly.

Accelerating genomics research into common childhood conditions

The University of Calgary accelerates and expands genomics research into common childhood conditions such as autism, congenital diseases and the many unknown causes of illness.

Strengthening cardiovascular research

The Cardiac Arrhythmia Network of Canada (CANet) is tapping into IBM BigInsights on Cloud and Watson Analytics to develop an informatics platform designed to manage, monitor, store, correlate and analyze data generated from all CANet arrhythmia research and development projects.   

Additional resources

Modernizing technology for today’s needs and tomorrow’s possibilities

HIMSS Analytics research sheds light on the state of the journey toward cognitive healthcare.

Blockchain in Healthcare

Healthcare payers and providers are using blockchain to manage clinical trials data and electronic medical records while maintaining regulatory compliance. Read more on the IBM Blockchain blog.

Identifying API use cases for Healthcare and Life Sciences

Jump start your API initiatives by learning about potential use cases for this industry.

Reducing the cost and complexity of endpoint management

Discover how mid sized organizations can improve endpoint security, patch compliance and lifecycle management on a limited budget

Building a foundation for the cognitive era

Learn how early adopters and market innovators are modernizing their current capabilities to take advantage of new opportunities.

Bad actor or legitimate user?

Insider threats are the hardest attacks to uncover. The only way to find them is to identify user activities that show something’s wrong.

Beyond the EMR: Optimizing IT investments

Today, healthcare enterprises seek new ways to realize value beyond their EMR investments by identifying strategic IT initiatives that will contribute to measurable business objectives and care outcomes.

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