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6 crucial steps to take to avoid a data breach

Healthcare organizations must employ a comprehensive approach to cybersecurity, including robust vendor management strategies. 6 crucial steps to take to avoid a data breach Recently, both Quest Diagnostics and Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LabCorp) announced related data breaches that may impact as many as 20 million customers who used their services between Aug. 1,… Read More »

Awaiting FDA nod, Novartis touts latest data on gene therapy Zolgensma

As Novartis waits for FDA action on its gene therapy Zolgensma, expected this month, the company has rolled out yet another round of data on the spinal muscular atrophy treatment. Novartis’ AveXis, which developed the gene therapy, touted interim data through March 8 from a phase 1 study in Type 2 SMA patients, plus later-stage… Read More »

Wolters Kluwer offers AI-powered data mapping to help with hospital M&A

In an effort it says will help hospitals and health plans to better aggregate data from disparate electronic health records after mergers, Wolters Kluwer has developed new technology that uses machine learning to improve the process mapping lab results and other data to standardized LOINC codes. WHY IT MATTERSMapping lab results to LOINC manually can… Read More »