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New toolbox for Israeli startups aims to help navigate US healthcare system

Start-Up Nation Central, a nonprofit organization that aims to connect Israeli startups with investors, and PwC Israel and Health Research Institute …

Digital Health

How machine learning will transform the way we look at medical images

Medical imaging is key in today’s delivery of modern healthcare, with an immense 41 million imaging tests taking place in England in every year. …

Machine Learning

This Company's AI-Fueled Tech Is About to Bring Digital Health Care to Millions

Digital health firm HealthTap and Bupa, a health care provider that offers both insurance and medical services to millions around the world, are …

Tissue Analytics Lands $5M for EHR-Integrated Mobile Wound Care Platform

Tissue Analytics, a Baltimore, MD-based digital health startup which provides simple, easy-to-use solutions to increase efficiency and accuracy for …

Defining the three Cs of connected health: Communication, collaboration and community

Medicine is a field slow to adopt an innovation; after all, you are dealing with people’s lives and there is a very high bar for discarding old ways. That said, a huge percentage of the medical community will agree that tradition has often hampered the adoption of new technologies that can …

Digital Health

Stick-on patch monitors vitals, wirelessly transmits data to smartphone

Engineers have created a new “electronic skin,” which when worn on the body is capable of monitoring vitals like heart beat, respiration, and muscle …

Second phase of electronic medical record system goes live in Dubai

Dubai Health Authority continues its progress towards a fully integrated electronic patient records system

Dubai

Investors bet big on AI for health diagnostics

We’re seeing a new wave of venture investments in healthtech companies — especially those with strong artifical intelligence and machine learning components. Led by some of the world’s largest biopharma companies and tech-focused venture capitalists, these investments are backing efforts to speed …

Investing

Will these three innovations change your clinical practice?

Wearable gadgets, personalized diagnostics, and computer-assisted music: the world of healthcare technology aims to improve the patient experience, …

Future challenges for digital healthcare

The digital health "revolution" appears to be well under way. According to a recent survey by the American Medical Association, the vast majority of …

Life sciences companies join in NHS funding controversy and threaten to quit UK

Pharmaceutical industry demands government spend extra £20bn a year on NHS.<p>It's yet another warning on the National Health Service (NHS). This time, …

Software, Please: Doctors Are Looking To AI To Speed Up Diagnosis

The University of California, San Francisco and GE Healthcare are studying how artificial intelligence and machine learning can help doctors and …

Medical Technology

How Artificial Intelligence May Help Doctors Save Lives

Artificial intelligence has shown promise in helping doctors predict which patients may be susceptible to chronic diseases like Alzheimer’s.<p>But …

NHS challenges require alignment of tech and redesign, says Swindells

The NHS will not be able to meet its current challenges unless it uses technology and information alongside redesigning services, according to NHS …

NHS Digital picks up pace on paperless healthcare

NHS Digital needs to be more innovative and customer focused to achieve a paperless 2020, according to its director of digital transformation, …

EILENBERG: Are we at a tipping point in health care disruption?

The debate over how to improve access to American health care has brought about some grand and complex schemes. But what if the eventual disruption …

The 7 Best Articles on Bots for Healthcare

From basics to critical details, read this list to get smart fast.<p>What are healthcare professionals doing with chatbots? Who’s taking a new, …

Artificial Intelligence will Help Address the HealthCare Challenges in India

The developed and the developing world, both are reeling under the challenges of healthcare. The developed countries face issues of rising costs, …

Why AI And Healthcare Must Learn To Play Together

Because artificial intelligence (AI) has become so buzzy, and applied so indiscriminately–AI for pot, AI for beer brewing, AI for horse care, AI for sex ed (all examples courtesy of CB Insights)–it’s easy to dismiss as just another passing trend, like slap bracelets, Fitbits or a dignified …

Digital Health

3 Digital Health Companies Poised for Sizzling Growth

Why Wall Street thinks digital health companies Castlight Health, Evolent Health, and Tabula Rosa Healthcare could see huge earnings growth in the …

Digital Health

See How Artificial Intelligence Can Improve Medical Diagnosis And Healthcare

A digital health company from the UK wants to change the way a patient interacts with a doctor through the creation of an artificial intelligence (AI) doctor in the form of an AI chatbot.<p>Babylon Health raised close to $60 million in April 2017 to diagnose illnesses with an AI chatbot on your …

The Diagnostic Healthcare Tool That's Straight Out Of Star Trek

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Managing and Implementing Remote Patient Device Data in the EHR

<i>This monthly blog highlights and discuss emerging trends and challenges related to healthcare data and its ever changing life cycle.</i>By Kapila …

Digital Health

Healthmir – A Made in India Health Engagement Platform

HealthMir as a company aims at developing a health engagementThe post Healthmir – A Made in India Health Engagement Platform appeared first on …

Digital Health

A Glimpse of the Future AI Changing Healthcare Experience

Numerous terminal and non-terminal illnesses have engulfed the lives of countless, on our planet. It has been centuries since the healthcare domain …

A digital revolution in health care is speeding up

WHEN someone goes into cardiac arrest, survival depends on how quickly the heart can be restarted. Enter Amazon’s Echo, a voice-driven computer that …

DIGITAL DISRUPTION IN HEALTH CARE: The $8.7 trillion opportunity in digital health

Health care is a multi-trillion-dollar behemoth of the global economy — but it has a complicated relationship with technology, embracing some innovative tools while resisting others. Whether patients and their doctors are ready or not, though, digital disruption in health care will only accelerate …

Digital Health

Why Your Pharmacy May Be Texting You

Stephen J. Gold, CIO of CVS, says its customer data is crucial to improving patient health<p>Since Stephen J. Gold was appointed executive vice president and chief information officer of CVS Health Corp. in 2012, getting the company to push the boundaries of innovation has been a top priority.<p>Among …

GE Partners With Harvard Hospitals To Harness Artificial Intelligence In Medicine

General Electric’s healthcare division will partner with the corporate parent of two of Harvard University’s teaching hospitals to develop artificial intelligence products for medicine. The goal: to leverage the company’s dominant position in medical imaging into a new ownership of medical AI.<p>“We …