October in HLS – Microsoft Viva, Healthcare Shorts, and More
Published Oct 28 2022 02:02 PM 1,797 Views


Happy Halloween and welcome to the monthly Healthcare and Life Sciences blog recap, October edition! Check out the highlights below:


Voices of Healthcare Cloud

  • Empower Health Team Collaboration: In this session, see how healthcare providers are helping clinicians leverage data and technology to provide better patient outcomes. Watch the episode here.
  • Digital Consumer Experience in Healthcare: See how Dr. Patrick McGill, CTO of Community Health Networks, views digital consumer experience for healthcare. See the episode here.
  • Hyperautomation in Healthcare beyond RPA: Join Microsoft and Avanade to discover how hyperautomation helps overcome a variety of challenges in healthcare. Download the invite here.


Microsoft Viva

  • Audio Podcasting in Viva Learning: In this episode, see how you can use audio files for a podcast in Viva Learning as assignments. See how here.
  • Viva Topics and SharePoint Syntex: In this episode of Viva Monthly Live, see how SharePoint Syntex can improve search functions within your organization and augment Viva Topics. Learn more here.
  • Viva Coffee Talk: Do you have questions on Microsoft Viva? Join the Viva Coffee Talks with Michael Gannotti to get all your Viva questions answered. Sign up here.


Microsoft Purview


Community Connection

  • Microsoft Approvals: In this session, learn how to use the Microsoft Approvals App and Power Automate for approvals. Watch the video here.
  • Microsoft Teams for Frontline Workers: Join the webinar to learn how to leverage Microsoft Teams for frontline healthcare workers. Register here.


Healthcare Shorts

  • Alzheimer’s Predictive Model and Intervention: This quick video outlines how to use a predictive model for the various stages and suggested actions for Alzheimer patients. See the video here
  • Outreach Campaign for Diabetes Propensity: See how this predictive model can identify patients for early diabetes detection. Watch the video here.



  • Creating a Generic Tree View Blazor Component: See how you can compare FHIR data from both FHIR API Service and Dataverse. Read the post here.
  • Graphir: 2.0: In this episode of Graphir, learn about the light-weight GraphQL proxy for a FHIR API service. See the episode here.


Other Healthcare Posts

  • Teams Summit Registration: Interested in improving your Microsoft Teams skills? Join the upcoming Microsoft Teams Summit here.
  • Searching through a SharePoint Term set with PVA: Learn how to create a Power Virtual Agent that can search through a SharePoint term set. Read the post here.
  • Upcoming Webinar: Interested in learning about Power BI datamarts? Join the webinar here.
  • Continuous Integration via GitHub Actions: See how you can share initial commits with your team and the GitHub community using GitHub Actions. Read the post here.


October's HLS Blog Contributors



Michael Gannotti, Principal Technical Specialist, Microsoft Teams



James Havens, Senior Technical Specialist, Compliance


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Maggie Beyer, Senior Technical Specialist, Power BI


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Sara Doerge, Director Customer Success Manager, Microsoft Teams


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MJ Schanne, Senior Cloud Solution Architect


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


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Chad Voelker, Senior Cloud Solution Architect



Shelly Avery, Senior Technical Specialist, Microsoft Teams




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


Erin Spencer, Technical Specialist, Microsoft Teams

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