Azure for health

See why leaders in the health and life sciences industry trust Azure to help them gain agility and create the future of healthcare.

Build on a foundation of trust

Persist PHI data confidently, with Azure’s intelligent security services and the largest compliance portfolio of any cloud provider.

Streamline interoperability

Connect disparate health systems using FHIR standards, and get end-to-end data management and insights.

Harness the power of the cloud

Modernise your environments while reducing cost, increasing scale and improving performance.

Innovate continuously

Accelerate, predict and manage care using AI, machine learning and the latest cloud advancements.

Achieve interoperability

Discover valuable insights by connecting health data from multiple sources using the only cloud with a dedicated FHIR service for PHI data.

Create a secure medical Internet of Things

Improve patient outcomes and streamline your clinical operations with seamless, intelligent and highly secure IoT technology in Azure.

Analyse clinical and operational data

Create new opportunities with analytics, machine learning and actionable intelligence across your health data.

Improve discovery and development

Create dynamic research platforms and uncover actionable intelligence with data standardised on FHIR and advanced AI and machine learning tools that work across diverse data sets.

Augment clinical trials

Collect and analyse data from multiple modalities, including patient-reported outcomes from mobile apps and real-time biometrics from IoT wearables.

Optimise manufacturing

Optimise your healthcare manufacturing and supply chain with machine learning and business intelligence, and highly secure IoT technology in Azure.

Support your most demanding sequencing needs

Take advantage of Microsoft’s scale and experience in running exabyte-scale workloads using Microsoft Genomics on Azure.

Move GxP systems to the cloud

Streamline processes, increase efficiency and reduce costs while ensuring patient safety, product quality and data integrity with the Microsoft Azure GxP Guidelines.

Advances in machine learning

Enhance your medical research by accessing and combining rich data from multiple sources and augmenting your insights through machine learning.

Stay protected with an unparalleled compliance and security portfolio

  • Access the largest, most comprehensive set of compliance offerings, and simplify your regulatory and compliance management updates with Azure API for FHIR.

  • Own and control your data, backed by a USD 1 billion investment in security R&D and 3,500 cybersecurity experts who actively monitor.

  • Get built-in security controls and advanced threat protection that are aligned to strict health and life science compliance standards, including ISO 27001, 27018, CSA Gold certified, HIPPA and HITRUST.

Enable health data interoperability through FHIR

Relate points of data from across disparate systems to create richer datasets with Azure API for FHIR. Enable advanced analytics scenarios that promote better health outcomes. Connect people and health data in intelligent new ways across your infrastructure, productivity applications, business applications and analytics.

Innovate continuously

  • Uncover precision medicine possibilities, find clinical and operational efficiencies and deliver connected patient care through advanced AI and machine learning capabilities.
  • Implement your business intelligence and machine learning projects faster with a limitless analytics service that helps you apply intelligence across all of your data – including Dynamics 365, Office 365 and SaaS services.
  • Offer your care teams more insight with the most comprehensive IoT and edge offerings, including remote and in-patient monitoring solutions.
  • Help more patients in more places with a compliant and scalable virtual health assistant that brings conversational AI to healthcare. Learn about the Microsoft Healthcare Bot.

Partner with a trusted ally in health and life sciences

Your data, your experiences, controlled by you. That’s why industry leaders – from healthcare providers to biotech and research universities – trust Azure.

Steward Health & Blue Metal

Steward Health uses Azure for data insights to predict care saving USD 48 million a year

Stryker

Stryker using Azure IoT and ML to improve operational efficiencies

Sensoria Health

Why Sensoria uses Azure for building connected medical devices

Leaders across all sectors of the health industry trust Microsoft as an innovation partner

Humana
Walgreens Boots Alliance
Novartis
Nuance
Providence

Azure for Health solution architectures

Get started easily with reference architectures. Connect your existing health data sources, such as electronic health records, to medical devices, research datasets and more. Create new opportunities with analytics, machine learning and actionable intelligence across your health data.

Go to the Azure Health Reference Architecture GitHub repo

The cloud of choice for health and life sciences industry

Transform your business and deliver better experiences, better insights and better care with Azure. Improve your clinical and operational efficiency by adopting intelligent tools and solutions that empower your care teams and save costs.

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