Becker's Healthcare July 27, 2021
Nine recent partnerships between healthcare organizations and big tech companies including Amazon, Google and Microsoft.
1. Burlington, Mass.-based Wellforce began working with Amazon to move its entire digital healthcare ecosystem, including its Epic EHR infrastructure, to Amazon Web Services.
2. Amazon Studios, the film sector of the retail giant, partnered with health IT startup Carbon Health to host pop-up vaccine clinics in New York City and Los Angeles.
3. Amazon Web Services launched general availability of its new data lake service for healthcare providers and life sciences organizations, with Chicago-based Rush University Medical Center among its first customers.
4. More than 200 Amazon Echo devices were donated to Calcutta Health Care Center in Ohio for patients and nurses to use for better communication across the facility.