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UK Relaunches Controversial Care.data Initiative

hGraph: patient + clinician looking together

by Angela Guess Roland Moore-Colyer of V3 reports, “The NHS has relaunched the postponed Care.data initiative as part of a commitment to using big data to improve the delivery of public sector healthcare. Tim Kelsey, national director for patients and information at NHS England, confirmed that the project was back as part of an effort…

Intelligent Healthcare Part 3 – Understanding Electronic Health Records


Much if not all of the discussion over the past two years in regards to Healthcare Modernization has revolved around the deployment of Electronic Health Records (EHR) systems. Monies were budgeted to EHR adoption in last year’s Stimulus package and more monies will be allocated towards EHR adoption as a result of the recent Healthcare Reform package. So what does this all mean in regards to Intelligent Healthcare and the application of Semantic technology? First we’ll need to take a closer look at EHRs.