Despite the huge value we place on our healthcare information, the sector is one of the most targeted for cyber attacks and data theft. According to a new report from Black Book Market Research, nearly all IT professionals said in a survey that hackers are outpacing the tech savviness of the medical industry. So far […]
Facebook has released a new tool aimed at connecting users to preventative health resources, reminders and finding affordable preventative healthcare. The tool, called Preventative Health, follows another healthcare feature Facebook released earlier this year to make it easy to sign up as a blood donor and notifies users when nearby blood banks are in need. […]
Wolters Kluwer Health announces it has expanded its portfolio of real-world artificial intelligence (AI) solutions with the addition of a clinical natural language processing solution that enables healthcare organizations to unlock the value of unstructured clinical information. The solution, part of the Health Language platform, supports extraction of patient data found in free-text physician notes […]
Telemedicine is giving patients more access to healthcare, and helping doctors save lives.
According to an Allied Market Research report on air filtration media, the global air filtration media market accounted for $3.57 billion in 2018 and is projected to reach $5.34 billion by 2026. Rise in demand for air filters in the healthcare industry, increase in awareness and sensitivity toward air pollution, and degradation of air quality to increase focus on curbing […]
This Fall, a Registry will Collect Medical 3D Printing Data To Prove the Value of 3D Printing to Healthcare
A new medical 3D printing clinical data registry launched by the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) and the American College of Radiology (ACR) will collect 3D printing data at the point of care beginning this fall. The registry will allow the two organizations to analyze clinical decision making and demonstrate the importance of medical 3D printing to […]
From wearable biometric sensors, to remote monitoring in patient rooms, IoT for healthcare spaces already shows promise. But if you’re an IT manager, CIO, or other technology decision-maker for a hospital or similar facility, what do you really need to know about the internet of things? And is it safe to use it? Let’s start with some […]
QuantX is unlikely to replace expert radiologists, but it has the potential to improve the diagnostic side of cancer.
As a hospital IT administrator, you know that these facilities are nothing without the people who work inside them. But as you also know, the healthcare technology in patient rooms, is pretty important, too, and in this slideshow, we examine some pretty poor examples of it… And pair those with much, MUCH better ones. Whoever […]
We recently reported on Moxi, the “robot nurse.” Now, we’re telling you about AskBob, an artificial intelligence-based smart healthcare decision support tool. Ping An Smart Healthcare introduced AskBob in Singapore through collaborations with SingHealth and the National University Health System (NUHS) to provide critical medical information to clinicians when dealing with patients at the point of care and for medical research […]