Azure for the health and life sciences industry
Transform your business and optimise your patients’ health outcomes using an intelligent, trusted and secure health cloud platform. Develop connected solutions that engage patients and empower care teams, while saving costs by improving clinical and operational efficiency.
Azure Security and Compliance Blueprint – HIPAA/HITRUST Health Data and AI released
Healthcare organisations around the world are leveraging the power of artificial intelligence and the cloud. This blueprint provides a secure end-to-end foundation for organisations to ingest, store, analyse and interact with sensitive and regulated data. It features a secure technical implementation guide and automation to help deploy a HIPAA- and HITRUST-ready environment, and it includes step-by-step documentation, a cybersecurity threat model, component architecture, a customer responsibility matrix, an external review, and deployment scripts to automate deployment.
"It was a reactive model. Now it's become proactive. I can see every piece of data within two minutes as it goes from the tablet to the cloud, and even if there are no alerts, we look through the reports every day. We can catch things before parents do, because we're the ones who are medically trained, and that's the way it should be, to reduce the burden on the parents."
Watch a video on how Ochsner Health Systems integrated AI into patient care workflows to detect adverse health events more quickly and accurately using machine learning for clinical data. See how intervening with patients proactively using this predictive warning system led to a 44-per cent reduction in adverse events outside the ICU during the company’s 90-day pilot.
Proactively engage patients to drive better health outcomes
Enable more holistic, long-lasting patient relationships and reduce readmissions. Give patients more personalised care experiences and equip your teams to provide focused advice to patients whenever they need it.
Empower care teams to make better decisions
Improve productivity and strengthen collaboration by providing easy access to patient insights across organisations and enabling caregivers to make better-informed decisions more quickly.
Optimise clinical and operational effectiveness
Accelerate your organisation’s responsiveness and impact while reducing costs and increasing efficiency. Proactively manage health trends and patient outcomes using intelligent processes, including IoT and data analytics.
Transform health for better outcomes
Monitor patients remotely and provide them with precision health options. Reduce the time you spend inputting and managing data so you can focus on patient care.
"What Microsoft and our digital transformation enables is really making sure that every single patient gets the best, most appropriate, safest care, and that when we start sharing those individual data points and individual stories that are told by the data, we're actually addressing problems on a global basis."
Conforms to global standards
With security and privacy embedded into the development of Azure, you can be secure in the knowledge that your data is safe and that we conform to global standards. You own and control your patients’ data, knowing how it is stored and accessed.
Learn more about security, compliance and privacy of protected health information in Microsoft business cloud services at the Microsoft Trust Center, including National Health Service Information Governance (NHS IG), Food and Drug Administration (FDA) GxP and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
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