Tag Archives: Data

Medical News Today: Cosmetic surgery is on the rise, new data reveal

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons have published new statistics that reveal recent trends in body-shaping procedures. A new report shows which cosmetic procedures were most popular in 2018. According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), almost 18 million people underwent surgical and minimally invasive cosmetic procedures in the United States in 2018.… Read More »

How providers can best accommodate patient-reported data

The healthcare industry is moving toward consumer-centered, patient-driven care. The consumer and patient perspective is becoming central to how healthcare is delivered, reimbursed and evaluated by regulators and other stakeholders. Previously, individual patients reported on their health to their individual clinicians, with little opportunity for the quantitative and qualitative data to be aggregated and mobilized… Read More »

Concern for security of data in the cloud worries IT execs

Even as healthcare organizations contemplate moving more computing functions to the cloud, IT execs question the security of their data. A survey from the Cloud Security Alliance, which works to ensure a secure cloud computing environment, found 69 percent of respondent organizations are migrating data for enterprise resource planning applications to the cloud, with nearly… Read More »

How the shift to the cloud could affect 3 data security trends

The year 2018 proved to be unlike any other for security professionals. From high-profile breaches and heavy government scrutiny to new data privacy regulations, the year ended up being quite eventful. A key theme from 2018 was the ongoing rise of cloud adoption. Organizations everywhere are continuing to migrate because of the cloud’s ability to… Read More »