AWS Partner Network (APN) Blog

Category: Healthcare

How AWS Partners Can Optimize Healthcare by Orchestrating HIPAA Workloads on AWS

Christopher Crosbie was also a contributor on this post. In his new book, The Death of Cancer, world renowned oncologist Dr. Vincent T. DeVita Jr. laments: “… it illustrates what has been, for me, a source of perennial frustration: at this date, we are not limited by the science; we are limited by our ability […]

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Data Democratization with APN Technology Partner Calgary Scientific

Christopher Crosbie MPH, MS and AWS Partner Network (APN) Solutions Architect As a Healthcare and Life Science-focused Partner Solutions Architect, I have an opportunity to meet with a variety of APN partners who are using cloud computing to enhance the healthcare and life science industries. I also gain insight into the way our APN partners […]

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Don’t Miss the Newest AWS Partner Success Stories: Logicworks and Looker

I’m excited to share with you our latest AWS Partner Success stories, featuring two APN Partners who’ve been very successful in growing their businesses on AWS, and have differentiated themselves on AWS by earning a number of AWS Competencies. The AWS Competency Program is designed to highlight APN Partners who’ve demonstrated technical proficiency and proven customer success […]

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HIPAA Compliancy on AWS: Amazon DynamoDB, Amazon RDS, and Amazon EMR Now Covered Under the AWS Business Associate Agreement

Many of our APN Partners work closely with customers in the healthcare industry, and develop services and solutions that address business needs in the healthcare space. One of the biggest considerations for healthcare customers and healthcare-focused APN Partners is building applications that are compliant with the US Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (“HIPAA”). You can […]

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Building a Global Network for Genomic Data – DNAnexus, an Advanced APN Technology Partner

Today’s announcement of the precisionFDA platform is significant for the genomics research community for a number of reasons. With this pilot platform, a component of President Obama’s Precision Medicine Initiative, the FDA is working towards establishing a community of stakeholders to help drive the standard around secondary analysis, the area of mapping, alignment, and variant […]

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Introducing HIPAA Compliance-as-a-Service – Aptible, an APN Healthcare Competency Partner

Editor’s note: Aptible will also be hosting “HIPAA for Startups: Best Practices for Architecting in the Cloud”, a webinar that will be on June 23rd at 10 am PST. Register for the webinar here. Compliance is a key factor for Health Tech companies, whether they are looking to move workloads to the cloud or are […]

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Introducing the APN Healthcare Competency

Today, we announced the launch of the APN Digital Media Competency, and we’re excited to also announce the launch of the APN Healthcare Competency for APN Partners. What is the APN Healthcare Competency? Healthcare providers and payers around the world are using Amazon Web Services (AWS) to deliver improved care to their patients by reducing […]

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Visit the AWS Pop-up Loft for AWS HealthTech Day, Thursday, Jan. 29th

The AWS Pop-up Loft, located in San Francisco, CA, is a community space established for those interested in AWS to utilize to receive in-person AWS technical guidance, at no charge, on an as-needed basis. As Jeff Barr’s explained, you can think of the Loft as “technical interaction on demand.” In addition to the availability of […]

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