AWS for Industries

Category: Healthcare

re:Invent Top 10 Announcements for Healthcare & Life Sciences

Healthcare and life sciences organizations are reinventing how they collaborate, make data driven clinical and operational decisions, enable precision medicine, and decrease the cost of care. AWS for Health, a curated offering of AWS services and AWS Partner Network solutions designed for healthcare and life sciences customers, provides proven and easily accessible capabilities that help […]

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Amazon delivers leading Epic database performance in public cloud for healthcare

AWS has, again, increased scalability of global references per second (GRref/s) for Epic on AWS customers. This represents a 260% increase since being approved as a public cloud provider for Epic customers starting in 2019. Amazon EC2 M6i instances provide this step-change in performance, resulting in the highest GRref/s scaling in the public cloud.  The AWS […]

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Automate prior authorization form filling using Amazon HealthLake

In this blog post, we discuss how to leverage Amazon HealthLake, Amazon Textract,  Amazon Comprehend Medical, Amazon Athena, and Amazon QuickSight to further innovate and simplify healthcare prior authorization form completion. In our previous blog post, we discussed prior authorizations and how the often manual process can lead to delays or denials for care. These […]

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Philips uses AWS ML to improve healthcare interoperability

Interoperability is a critical enabler for exchanging patient information between healthcare professionals and systems/applications to support evidence-based care at scale. The core of interoperability is sharing data between healthcare IT (HIT) applications, within and across healthcare organizations. Patient data is siloed in HIT applications, including Electronic Health Records (EHRs), medical devices, lab systems, radiology PACS […]

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Healthcare & Life Sciences at re:Invent 2021- Industry Attendee Guide

Celebrating its 10th year, AWS re:Invent 2021 is gearing up to deliver a week of inspiring content, educational workshops and bootcamps, and plenty of peer-to-peer networking opportunities. This year’s conference will take place in Las Vegas from November 29th through December 3rd, and will have an engaging virtual component for those who cannot join us […]

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eSource for clinical data architecture

Running next generation hybrid and virtual clinical trials on AWS

CliniOps offers a Data Science platform for the Life Science industry, to support digital Clinical trials, leveraging AI, mobile, analytics, cloud, sensors & connected devices. This novel Unified platform approach, with built-in Telemedicine, is custom designed for Patients, Sites and Sponsors, that ensures high data quality at less cost. The platform is also extremely flexible […]

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AWS joins pharma and biotech leaders in launching AION Labs to transform therapeutics

Global, cross-industry collaboration is the key to developing high-quality therapeutics that will improve the lives of as many people as possible. To that end, Amazon Web Services (AWS) is excited to join pharmaceutical industry leaders AstraZeneca, Merck KGaA, Pfizer, and Teva, along with the Israel Biotech Fund, to launch AION Labs, an innovation hub that […]

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Enrich Amazon Comprehend Medical with Custom Code and Models

Enrich Amazon Comprehend Medical with Custom Code and Models

Extracting important information from unstructured medical texts (e.g., transcribed physician notes) is a key step in understanding the content of such documents, yet many healthcare and life sciences organizations struggle with this. Manually extracting the data is a time-consuming process, while automated rule-based attempts to extract the data don’t capture the full story as they […]

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AWS for Health at HIMSS21

The HIMSS Global Health Conference & Exhibition is the largest health information and technology event of the year, providing professionals with opportunities to connect, learn, and innovate. This year, HIMSS21 will take place in Las Vegas August 9-13, and also features a separate virtual event, HIMSS21 Digital, running in parallel to the in-person conference. To […]

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Seamlessly and securely integrate on-premise medical image workflows into AWS

Seamlessly and securely integrate on-premise medical image workflows into AWS

Because healthcare organizations depend on their medical images to help improve patient outcomes, being able to securely store and retrieve those images reliably and quickly is crucial. Organizations face an increasing challenge to support a durable storage solution as image stores grow into hundreds of terabytes, and in some cases, petabytes. With the increasing number of ransomware […]

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