TIBCO Software Announces Strategic Partnership With University of Chicago Medicine
Collaborations between businesses and universities is growing, particularly in US and UK. On 13th January, TIBCO Software Inc. TIBX -0.72% announced a new partnership with the University of Chicago Medicine, one of the most respected academic medical centers in the country. Directly supporting the University of Chicago Medicine‘s mission, this partnership will focus on increasing the capabilities of capturing, delivering, and using real-time clinical information through IT systems .
Considering the high running costs of medical schools, it is wise to leverage on the direct link with medical businesses in order to develop a more sustainable strategy of medical research.
Utilizing existing assets, the integration of TIBCO’s event-driven healthcare software platform into the University of Chicago Medicine platform will aim to develop innovation in the heathcare field. The institution initially will modernize its IT infrastructure to ensure accurate, compliant delivery of HL7 messaging. In a second stage, the software platform will then be leveraged in order to extend the power of event processing across its various clinical environments.
“The University of Chicago Medicine is continually advancing medical care and seeking new ways to improve the health of its patients,” said Eric Yablonka, VP and Chief Information Officer, the University of Chicago Medicine. “We recognized the need to speed up progress to continue to improve patient care and service to our researchers using event-enabled solutions. We are pleased that TIBCO is aligned with and assisting us in achieving our goals.”
“There is something special happening in terms of innovation and leadership at the University of Chicago Medicine,” said Ted DellaVecchia, Chief Healthcare Strategist, TIBCO. “They have achieved a unique balance of applied information technology with an unwavering focus on clinical delivery and influence on medical outcomes. Together, our organizations have the opportunity to generate a catalyst of positive change for the healthcare industry.”
Well done to both!
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