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WakeMed Health goes live on predictive analytics

To improve patient outcomes in the Raleigh, N..C., metropolitan area, three-hospital WakeMed Health & Hospitals is live on the Rothman Index predictive analytics software. The first implementation was at WakeMed Cary Hospital. The analytics software is expected to help the delivery system more quickly identify patient decline and improve health outcomes. The Rothman Index, developed… Read More »

How to live longer: One surprising thing centenarian drunk EVERY day ‘to extend life’ 

The island of Sardinia is a region of the world dubbed a “Blue Zone” by researcher due to the sheer number of centenarians and supercentenarians that reside there. The average life expectancy on this Italian region is 82 years, with 22 people out of every 100,000 living past 100. Magdalena Sata was one of those lucky… Read More »

We Live In An Algorithmic World

Old timers like the Tennessee Mountain Man have a hard enough time dealing with all these new fangled gadgets and methods of research, advertising, shopping and communicating without the added insult of having to deal with the geek speak of the nerds. Take algorithm for instance. What is an algorithm, and why should anyone care?… Read More »