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Thoughts from Datavant leaders on the evolving health data landscape

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Applying the “Do No Harm” Principle to Health Data

At Datavant, we build software that makes it possible to share patient data securely, but our mission is bigger than that: to make it easier for players in the healthcare system to connect and use their health data for the good of patients. This mission requires a broad conception of…

PAREXEL and Datavant Partner to Deliver Advanced Data and Real-World Evidence Analytics to Enhance Drug Development and Commercialization

BOSTON & SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PAREXEL International Corporation, a leading innovator of global biopharmaceutical services, and Datavant, Inc., a healthcare technology company focused on enabling the secure de-identification and linking of healthcare datasets, today announced they are partnering to enhance clinical study design and operations, as well as the generation of…

Job offer letters as invitations to employment

As a candidate, receiving an offer letter for a job you want is a terrific feeling. So is giving offer letters! For many companies, an offer letter is more of a contract written by lawyers than a letter or invitation. Despite the glad tidings offer letters bring, they often feel prickly, generic,…

Open vs. Closed Data Ecosystems in Healthcare

Earlier this week, Google, Amazon, IBM, Microsoft, Oracle and Salesforce announced their joint commitment to improving healthcare data interoperability. In other words, the biggest players in cloud computing have taken a small — yet critical — step towards an open data ecosystem. The technology world frequently oscillates between “open” and “closed” systems. Closed systems…

The Fragmentation of Health Data

A Survey of The Health Data Ecosystem At Datavant, we’re focused on the vision of organizing the world’s health data to improve patient care and speed the development of new treatments. As part of this, we put together an “ecosystem map,” outlining how data flows across healthcare today. *** The…

Worldwide Clinical Trials and Datavant Take Steps Toward Transforming Clinical Trial Success in Neurodegenerative Diseases

MORRISVILLE, N.C. & SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Worldwide Clinical Trials, Inc. (Worldwide), an award-winning, full-service CRO, and Datavant, Inc., a healthcare technology company focused on securely organizing and linking datasets to support clinical research, today announced the companies are partnering to enhance clinical research and drive urgent advances in neurodegenerative diseases. Initially,…

Datavant Acquires Universal Patient Key and Closes $40M Financing Round

– UPK is the leading provider of HIPAA-compliant de-identification services for healthcare data – Acquisition advances Datavant’s position as a leader in helping healthcare organizations safely link their data to improve medical research and care while protecting patient privacy – Datavant also announces completion of $40.5 million financing round SAN…

The Datavant Vision: Organizing the World’s Health Data

Datavant’s vision is to organize the world’s health data. We believe that this is one of the most important data challenges of this era: if we are successful over the next 20 years, we are confident that our work will improve patient outcomes, bring medicines and medical solutions to market…

Global Genomics Group and Datavant Announce Strategic Partnership to Improve Design and Interpretation of Clinical Trials

– G3 and Datavant today announced the formation of a strategic partnership to improve the design and interpretation of clinical trials – Datavant and G3 will work closely together in engaging with biopharmaceutical partners and implementing innovative approaches to clinical trial design and interpretation, leveraging the power of their combined…

Datavant and Verge Genomics Forge Strategic Alliance to Accelerate Drug Development

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Datavant, a company focused on organizing and structuring healthcare data to inform actionable insights for the design and interpretation of clinical trials, and Verge Genomics, a company using artificial intelligence to discover and develop new therapeutics, today announced a strategic alliance to unlock the value of…
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