The tech and health care communities are deploying e-record systems, open data and mapping tools, cloud computing and even robots in the campaign to prevent the spread of Ebola.
The funding will support development of new approaches, software, tools and training programs to improve access to biomedical big data.
New mobile patient tracking software will improve healthcare situational awareness at disaster sites.
Dartmouth’s ZEBRA program uses a sensor bracelet that compares subtle wrist movements with keyboard inputs to authenticate -- and deauthenticate -- computers users.
The California Department of Corrections digitized all inmate files and set up a fully automated transaction processing system.
Genomic researchers compared two commercial cloud services, benchmarking their performance and cost.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is looking for an all-in-one data tracking and analytics tool to help it meet the rising amount of health care trend and emergency data it follows.