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HAIvia Named on of Most Promising Data Analytics Solutions Providers, Wilson Profiled in CIO Review

CIO Review recently named HAIvia as one of the 20 Most Promising Data Analytics Solutions Providers for 2018. In its article titled, "HAIvia: Pioneering in HAI Prevention," Dave Wilson addressed the growing need for enriched analytics in healthcare. Focusing on infection prevention which correlates to improved patient safety and increased reimbursements, HAIvia provides a visual analysis platform. The dashboard product lets hospital executives visualize and manage infection prevention data that was either not available to them previously or scattered in data silos throughout the organization. HAIvia lets users visualize this disparate data to provide actionable knowledge that can help them save patient lives and increase government and insurance reimbursements. 

Hospitals Must do a Better Job of Cleaning Beds. Alarming Stats on HAIs and Environmental Services.

A study by Columbia University highlights the critical need for improved infection prevention measures by hospital environmental services teams. "Patients are nearly six times as likely to come down with staph, strep or another dangerous infection if the patient who used the bed before  them had it," according to an article in the Tyler Morning Telegraph which summarizes the study. For more about the actual study visit here

HAIvia Sponsors Blockchain Conference

Dave  Wilson of HAIvia hosted a session at the recent Blockchain in Healthcare West Conference in San Francisco. Dave met with healthcare leaders and blockchain technologists looking to enable healthcare professionals to understand how blockchain technology such as cryptocurrency, smart contracts, distributed databases, and  public  ledgers are, and will continue to transform the healthcare ecosystem.