Hospital Legacy Systems: 6 Signs You Should Modernize Yours

Hospital Legacy Systems: 6 Signs You Should Modernize Yours

Old consultants and clinicians are assets. But owning the old software and hospital legacy systems they used shortly after graduation is not. In healthcare, you need to modernize your organization’s systems to boost efficiency and profitability. Although...
Data Migration Tools: How to Select the Best for Your Project

Data Migration Tools: How to Select the Best for Your Project

Healthcare organizations can no longer depend on using the same IT tools and technologies for many years. Software and hardware have now become obsolete in less than a decade. As a result, data migration tools are needed to transition from legacy applications to...
VSAM Extraction: 5 Steps to Extract Data from VSAM to Oracle DB

VSAM Extraction: 5 Steps to Extract Data from VSAM to Oracle DB

Virtual storage access method (VSAM) files are used in many legacy systems. These files exist on virtually all mainframe computers. A VSAM extraction project may be required in healthcare organizations with patient records stored in these systems. In many cases, the...
Oracle DB Conversion: 4 Best Practices for Success

Oracle DB Conversion: 4 Best Practices for Success

More healthcare organizations want to move their in-house databases to the cloud. This type of project usually requires an Oracle DB conversion. Some of the signs that your organization needs to move your database to the cloud include: Time-consuming server management...
Healthcare Data Archive: 5 Benefits of Keeping Legacy Data

Healthcare Data Archive: 5 Benefits of Keeping Legacy Data

Healthcare data is now increasing at an exponential rate. Health data’s growth rate is estimated at 48% annually. The volume of data is expected to be at least 2,314 exabytes in 2020, up from about 153 exabytes seven years ago. Today, advances in technology have...
Let’s Talk About Legacy Data

Let’s Talk About Legacy Data

Last week, MediQuant’s Director of Product Management, Duane Campbell, and Jason Theunissen, MediQuant’s Clinical Strategic Consultant, sat down with the host of Becker’s Healthcare Podcast to share their insights and thoughts on legacy data. Click here to listen to...