How natural language processing can turn case notes into actionable intelligence

Finding ways to do more with health data was a major theme at this year’s EHI Live conference in Birmingham. One of the best examples of this trend was a talk given by Paul Henderson of Ascribe on ways better data analysis can lead to better healthcare outcomes. Healthcare providers often focus on the wrong…

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EHI Live 2013 preview: Improving the safety, quality and cost-effectiveness of unscheduled care using Big Data

One of our health care partners, Ascribe, will be joining Microsoft at EHI Live on 5-6 November, 2013. Paul Henderson from Ascribe discusses here what the team will be showing at EHI Live. According to Gartner, a huge percentage of decisions made at work ignore the large volume of evidence that could have influenced them….

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SQL underpins Ascribe’s Web Pharmacy rollout at North Tees & Hartlepool

Microsoft technology is at the heart of another successful (and on-time) healthcare IT deployment, this time at North Tees & Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust, and in the rapidly emerging field of e-prescribing. Hospital pharmacies are an ideal target for improvement through technology, as: Traditional paper prescriptions are prone to error, and the cost of those…

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Big Data and what it actually means to healthcare

A guest blog from Paul Henderson of Microsoft partner Ascribe. There is a lot of talk about Big Data. You can’t help but feel that a lot of the talk is about the opportunity to think differently about data to improve your position in whatever industry you might be in. Very little seems to be about actual execution. Who…

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