Dave Muoio

Digital pill

Credit: Proteus

By Dave Muoio 07:36 pm March 08, 2018
Speaking at HIMSS18, Proteus cofounder and CMO George Savage, MD, recalled the early development and regulation challenges in developing the novel drug delivery tech.
personalized healthcare mobile apps in Canada
By Dave Muoio 01:07 pm March 08, 2018
Home care, medication adherence, specialist coordination and overall personalized care is the focus from these startups.
A realistic look at the hype of machine learning and AI

Leonard D’Avolio, co-founder of Cyft, speaking at HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Dave Muoio 05:43 pm March 07, 2018
Emerging analytics technologies are a useful tool, but viewing them as a cure-all hurts the industry.
VR for healthcare
By Dave Muoio 02:30 pm March 07, 2018
As developers work to overcome implementation roadblocks, others eye new ideas and implementations.
machine learning models

Srinivasan Suresh, MD, chief medical information officer at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, speaking at the Machine Learning & AI event during HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Dave Muoio 08:02 pm March 05, 2018
Predict readmissions, detecting early cancer among the results of several case studies detailed at the Machine Learning & AI event.
Healthcare is moving from episodic to ‘life-based care’

Judy Murphy, chief nursing officer at IBM, speaking at HIMSS18 in Las Vegas on Monday.

By Dave Muoio 03:54 pm March 05, 2018
With predictive and cognitive technologies advancing, reaching patients outside of care settings is only going to get more important.
doctor decision making tool

Wolters Kluwer's UpToDate, a guided clinical decision-making tool. Credit: UpToDate Twitter

By Dave Muoio 03:09 pm February 28, 2018
The Netherlands-based company’s newest offering contains two interactive tools for physicians, to better match symptoms and health history along with lab test results.
IBM machine learning
By Dave Muoio 09:38 am February 28, 2018
The telemedicine vendor will announce at HIMSS18 that technologies it acquired when it bought Best Doctors last year are now bolstering oncology expertise.
Apple reveals AC Wellness medical centers to focus on patient experience and population health

Apple headquarters in Cupertino, California.

By Dave Muoio 10:16 am February 27, 2018
The medical centers will offer concierge care to eligible Apple employees and integrate clinical best practices and technology, the company said.
Avizia telehealth module

Telehealth platform provider Avizia said that it will be showing off a new module at HIMSS18 that allow providers to connect with far-away patients or colleagues quickly and easily. Credit: Avizia

By Dave Muoio 09:47 am February 26, 2018
The vendor will show Avizia Connect, a software add-on designed to work make initiating a video consultation easier.

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