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June 1, 2019

This document provides detailed descriptions of eviCores basic criteria for radiation therapy arranged by diagnosis. They have been carefully researched and are continually updated in order to be consistent with the most current evidence-based guidelines and recommendations for the provision of radiation therapy from national medical societies and evidence-based medicine research centers. In addition, the criteria are supplemented by information published in peer-reviewed literature.

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The University of Chicago Medicine has been at the forefront of medicine since 1927, when we cared for our first patients. Our mission is to provide superior healthcare in a compassionate manner, ever mindful of each patient's dignity and individuality.

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Healthcare At The Edge

whitePaper | April 6, 2021

Delivering quality care to patients requires much more than just good intentions. Healthcare providers must respond to constantly evolving technological, financial and security challenges with digital infrastructure that can meet their needs. Learn about a platform solution built to succeed in the modern healthcare landscape.

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Reimagining healthcare IT for the next decade

whitePaper | March 2, 2020

In the decade since the HITECH Act was passed, first-generation electronic health record systems provided a foundation for innovations such as electronic prescribing, clinical decision support and predictive analytics. While usability and productivity issues with EHRs have been well documented, there are significant untapped opportunities to optimize the EHR and health IT. In this whitepaper, PatientKeeper outlines a vision for the future of health IT through the next decade, which includes New data-driven approaches that leverage the clinical information being captured by the EHR to improve patient outcomes and reduce physician burnout, Optimized communication between physicians, nurses and ancillary staff to produce better patient outcomes as efficiencies improve, Better interoperability to improve care coordination and inspire opportunities for ideas like telemedicine to alleviate physician shortages

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Building the Future of Digital Oncology on the Innovaccer Health Cloud

whitePaper | June 7, 2021

In an increasingly digitized world, healthcare organizations are looking for solutions to enhance their understanding of the health issues patients are facing and allow them to both meet their patients virtually and significantly contribute to disease diagnosis, prevention, and treatment.

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The Impact of Ransomware on Healthcare During COVID-19 and Beyond

whitePaper | November 17, 2021

The pandemic hit the healthcare industry hard, but it also weakened the cybersecurity defenses of most providers, making them far more vulnerable to threats such as ransomware. This report, covered across national news, is considered the most significant actionable cybersecurity research over the past several years because it also documents the severe impact on patient care. This executive summary includes critical areas that providers can address starting today.

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Healthcare IoT Security Operation Maturity

whitePaper | December 21, 2021

This paper suggests that a more simplified approach to modernizing healthcare security operations is warranted. It suggests that a renewed focus on foundational enhancements presents a more rational path to maturity. The "blocking and tackling" sports analogy comes to mind, as only teams that effectively execute at this level can successfully move to the next.

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Customer Operations in Healthcare

whitePaper | October 21, 2021

This whitepaper reveals the role of customer operations in helping healthcare organizations deliver top-notch patient experiences, control costs, and boost efficiency — highlighting the key pillars top performers use to attain their service and back-office objectives.

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The University of Chicago Medicine has been at the forefront of medicine since 1927, when we cared for our first patients. Our mission is to provide superior healthcare in a compassionate manner, ever mindful of each patient's dignity and individuality.

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