April in HLS – Microsoft Teams Summit, Voices of Healthcare Cloud, Azure API for FHIR, and More
Published Apr 29 2022 10:41 AM 1,716 Views



Welcome to the monthly Healthcare and Life Sciences blog recap, April edition! Check out the highlights below:


Microsoft Teams Summit

  • Viva Learning: Interested in improving your employee experience? Learn how you can enable Microsoft Viva tools in Teams for your users. Click here to watch the episode.
  • Teams Phone: Are you ready to take Teams to the next level? Learn how you can leverage Teams Phone to extend Teams collaboration with PSTN calling. Watch the episode here.
  • Teams Meetings: Explore Microsoft Teams meetings, webinars, and live events including new features like co-organizers and best practices. Learn more here.
  • What’s New in Microsoft Teams: Curious about what is new in Teams? Watch this session to learn about everything from Teams Connect to new Whiteboard features. Watch the session here.
  • Power Platform Tips & Tricks: Learn how to extend Microsoft Teams capabilities with the Power Platform. Click here to watch the episode.   


Microsoft Purview – Paint By Numbers Series



Voices of Healthcare Cloud

  • Optimizing Documentation in the EHR with Ambient AI: Interested in learning how Ambient AI improves provider outcomes? Learn from Intermountain and Nuance in this webinar. Click here to watch the series.
  • Machine Vision Pilot for Central Line Dressing Maintenance: Synaptiq and Microsoft announced a new Machine Vision pilot program for hospitals to proactively inform care teams about CLASBI. Learn more here.



  • Combine and Explore FHIR Server and Genomics Data in Azure Synapse Analytics: Learn how Azure Health Data Services is a platform that supports both transactional and analytical workloads across the healthcare ecosystem. Read the post here.
  • Just Give Me an Access Token: Learn how to use Azure CLI as a client that can quickly and easily acquire access tokens for your custom APIs. Read how to here.
  • Managing Open Source Projects: Lean how a technical sales team in Microsoft’s healthcare group manages their open source projects with Azure DevOps. Read the post here.


Power BI

  • Learn Power BI: Learn about all of the Power BI learning resources you can leverage. See the post here.  


Microsoft Hackathons

  • Food Insecurity Hackathon: Microsoft partnered with the City of Glendale, CHLA, KidsX, and verynice for a 3-day design-a-thon challenge to come up with innovative and creative approaches to address the issues with impacts nearly 1.2 million homes in LA county. Learn about the winning solutions here.  
  • Tech Intensity and Driving Innovation: Learn about the history of hackathons and impact of Microsoft hackathons. Read the post here.


Microsoft Endpoint Configuration Manager

  • Deploy Co-Management Collections for Windows 365 Cloud PC: Learn how to organize your Co-Managed Windows 365 Cloud PC devices with Collections. Read how to here.



May's HLS Blog Contributors



 Shelly Avery, Senior Technical Specialist, Microsoft Teams



Michael Gannotti, Principal Technical Specialist, Microsoft Teams


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Phil Jirsa, Senior Cloud Solution Architect, Health and Life Sciences


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Juan Sifuentes, Senior Technical Specialist, Security



Erdal Cosgun, Senior Data & Applied Scientist


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Sara Doerge, Director Customer Success Manager, Microsoft Teams


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Daniel Kim, Senior Cloud Solution Architect, Health and Life Sciences



Anshika Goyal, Senior Customer Success Manager, Microsoft Teams



James Havens, Senior Technical Specialist, Compliance


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Maggie Beyer, Senior Technical Specialist, Power BI



Thanks for reading and let us know how else our Microsoft team can help!


Erin Spencer, Technical Specialist, Microsoft Teams


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