Welcome!

Machine Learning Authors: Zakia Bouachraoui, Yeshim Deniz, Elizabeth White, Pat Romanski, Liz McMillan

Blog Feed Post

An Informed System

Controversial and divisive, our healthcare system currently churns through momentous change.  In spite of the evolving governmental measures, I draw your attention to the shift towards wellness-based medicine. Instead of a system that measures value by cold hard figures, an emphasis arises on quality of care and patient experience. The key result of this overturn is the renewed importance of patient data. Beyond blood pressure and prescription dosage, wellness based medicine strives to capture the patient’s voice and provides a holistic profile to fully inform everyone charged with the patient’s case. Such a structure goes part and parcel with the thoughts of Time magazine journalist Steven Brill who “illustrated…[that] it would certainly be nice if care were better coordinated across functional specialties[1].”

In the midst of a universal refresh of a broken system, I turn to the doctors, administrators and pharmaceutical providers to etch out the challenges that need urgent care.  While all parties agree that on a cleaner user experience, doctors and administrators and pharmaceutical providers respectively identify key pain points that slather their workflow in red tape.

Doctors

Advance Patient KnowledgeAs doctors can care for up to 80 patients per day, they cannot ascertain the needs of the patient if they must rifle through chart notes or patient registration forms.

Administrators

Streamlined & Efficient Onboarding – A jumble of patient intake and registration forms slow access to patient care. Patients may not have all requisite information on hand in urgent situations. Additional errors and delays arise from difficult handwriting.

Crippling Administrative Costs - An updated analysis from the New England Journal of Medicine “found that administration constituted some 30 % of U.S. health-care costs.[2]

Risk Management for Pharmaceutical Industry- The suppliers of life-saving medicines face exceptional liability when trailing new drugs on volunteers. It only takes one mishandled paper noting a specific allergy that spells potential legal action.

The solution for all these frustrations is already in motion. Electronic records and cloud-based digital transaction management (DTM) steadily appear in doctors’ offices nationwide. As DTM is accessible over mobile platforms, healthcare becomes wholly accessible for all parties as no one need stay in front of one computer to coordinate care. It’s the cleanest and most accessible platform that caters to the entire healthcare industry. 

Substantial Reduction in Administrative Costs – DTM offers a 5% reduction, which is a major impact overall.

Increased ROI – Consider the cost of paperwork errors, such as a wrong prescription. The paper and associated labor may cost around $5, but errors inflate the cost to $120 due to wasted time and resources.

Ironclad Risk Management – Cloud-based workflows provide transparent and infallible workflow that can be accessed anywhere, anytime. Pharmaceutical researchers can continue innovating medicine without fear of legal ramifications from clinical trials or mishandled drug patents.

Better Informed Doctors- With DTM, patients can quickly jot down their needs on a tablet or smartphone and instantly transmit those notes to the doctor into the situation before they set foot in the clinic.

We’re at an exciting crossroads of possibility as we leverage digital transaction technologies to streamline our antiquated processes. This is measured improvement directly from your overwhelming demand for change.

Your voice powers the reforms and I invite you to join me at Momentum to learn how DTM drives success. In the meantime, dive into the ongoing conversations from these key thought leaders to enrich your own perspectives.

Top Five Blogs

Top Ten Twitter Handles

Blog Category: 
Blog Image: 
An Informed System

Read the original blog entry...

More Stories By An Bui

Social Media Professional with substantial experience identifying, characterizing and connecting online communities and authors. Strong orientation on actionable recommendations that provide mutually beneficial value for communities and organizations for stakeholders.

Currently, I serve as the social media manager for DocuSign, Inc., the market leader and global standard for electronic signature. DocuSign provides the world’s largest and fastest growing electronic signature platform, empowering businesses to complete transactions online quickly and securely while improving compliance and dramatically reducing costs.

DocuSign is the only cloud computing-based electronic signature platform that entirely replaces slow, expensive paper transactions with a fast, efficient and completely digital solution. Accessible from any Internet-connected device, DocuSign supports virtually any document and form type in simple and complex workflows, and provides broad user authentication options, data collection, secure document/data storage and retrieval, as well as real-time negotiation and collaboration tools.

CloudEXPO Stories
Having been in the web hosting industry since 2002, dhosting has gained a great deal of experience while working on a wide range of projects. This experience has enabled the company to develop our amazing new product, which they are now excited to present! Among dHosting's greatest achievements, they can include the development of their own hosting panel, the building of their fully redundant server system, and the creation of dhHosting's unique product, Dynamic Edge.
The Transparent Cloud-computing Consortium (T-Cloud) is a neutral organization for researching new computing models and business opportunities in IoT era. In his session, Ikuo Nakagawa, Co-Founder and Board Member at Transparent Cloud Computing Consortium, will introduce the big change toward the "connected-economy" in the digital age. He'll introduce and describe some leading-edge business cases from his original points of view, and discuss models & strategies in the connected-economy. Nowadays, "digital innovation" is a big wave of business transformation based on digital technologies. IoT, Big Data, AI, FinTech and various leading-edge technologies are key components of such business drivers.
"DevOps is set to be one of the most profound disruptions to hit IT in decades," said Andi Mann. "It is a natural extension of cloud computing, and I have seen both firsthand and in independent research the fantastic results DevOps delivers. So I am excited to help the great team at @DevOpsSUMMIT and CloudEXPO tell the world how they can leverage this emerging disruptive trend."
NanoVMs is the only production ready unikernel infrastructure solution on the market today. Unikernels prevent server intrusions by isolating applications to one virtual machine with no users, no shells and no way to run other programs on them. Unikernels run faster and are lighter than even docker containers.
CloudEXPO | DevOpsSUMMIT | DXWorldEXPO Silicon Valley 2019 will cover all of these tools, with the most comprehensive program and with 222 rockstar speakers throughout our industry presenting 22 Keynotes and General Sessions, 250 Breakout Sessions along 10 Tracks, as well as our signature Power Panels. Our Expo Floor will bring together the leading global 200 companies throughout the world of Cloud Computing, DevOps, IoT, Smart Cities, FinTech, Digital Transformation, and all they entail. As your enterprise creates a vision and strategy that enables you to create your own unique, long-term success, learning about all the technologies involved is essential. Companies today not only form multi-cloud and hybrid cloud architectures, but create them with built-in cognitive capabilities.