August in HLS: Virtual Tours, Collaboration Security, Data Strategy, Stream, and AI in Health
Published Aug 31 2020 12:46 PM 2,684 Views


Can you believe that it's already the end of August? Check out the Healthcare and Life Science blog's monthly wrap-up below:


HLS "Show Me How" Posts:

  • 360' Virtual Tours – Michael Gannotti, Principal Microsoft Teams Technical Specialist: In today's fast-paced and virtual working environments, employee onboarding and facility training are two areas in which many of our organizations are struggling. These videos focus on the creation of immersive tours and training using SharePoint Spaces, in particular the 360' Tour.
    • Part 1: Find out how to set up a rich employee onboarding environment, how to enable SharePoint Spaces, and more.
    • Part 2: Learn how to create easy user access to the space using SharePoint Online Navigation and its direct integration into Microsoft Teams.
  • Did You Know? Tips for Word - Michael Gannotti, Principal Microsoft Teams Technical Specialist: When you think of Microsoft word, do you think of any of the following: researcher, ink-to-shape, dictate, inspect doc, check accessibility, transform, translate, read aloud, or add-files-from? Mike highlights these cutting edge productivity capabilities and more in this video.


Upcoming Webcasts and Events:

  • How To Ensure Collaboration Security in Microsoft Teams: Do you want to ensure security for your users as they collaborate in Microsoft Teams? Join us for our next CollabCast with Microsoft's Technical Specialist Sam Brown on Wednesday, September 30th at 12 Noon EST, where we are bringing in speakers Scott Gode and Brandon Long from our trusted partner Unify Square. They will dive in beyond the basic native Teams governance with third party specialty tools. Check out the event details here.
  • Free Virtual Workshop - Data Strategy for Healthcare Systems: Interesting in learning more about planning and implementing a successful data strategy using Microsoft tools? Microsoft's Senior Technical Specialist Greg Beaumont wants you to be aware of a free virtual workshop from Tail Wind Informatics, focusing on Healthcare Data Strategy and Analytics. Click here for registration and more information.


Industry Expert Posts:

  • Confessions of Health Geeks Podcasts
  • Year of the Nurse and Midwife 2020: The World Health Organization designated 2020 as the Year of the Nurse and Midwife to raise awareness of nurses and midwives' significant and varied roles in healthcare.


  • Microsoft Security Matters Newsletter – July 2020 – Jeremy Windmiller, Enterprise Security Architect: Jeremy has been providing a newsletter to customers that consolidates resources for Microsoft Security Products and Services. Check out the July newsletter.
  • Microsoft 365 Stream Resources for Administration and Security - Michael Gannotti, Principal Microsoft Teams Technical Specialist: After a great conversation with a progressive healthcare customer, Mike put together a list of resources regarding Stream architecture, administration and security and compliance here.


August's HLS Blog Contributors:


Claire Bonaci, Director, Business Development, Health and Life Sciences



Michael Gannotti, Principal Technical Specialist, Microsoft Teams



Jeremy Windmiller, Microsoft Senior Technical Specialist, Security and Compliance



Greg Beaumount, Senior Technical Specialist, Microsoft Teams





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

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Sam Brown, Technical Specialist, Microsoft Teams

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