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By Bernie Monegain 10:55 am June 20, 2017
CORUS platform comes out of UPMC partnership announced last year.
Apple, Amazon, Google, Microsoft, IBM chiefs head to White House for tech meeting

Apple CEO Tim Cook.

By Bernie Monegain 11:37 am June 19, 2017
Healthcare is likely to receive plenty of attention, especially following reports last week that Apple is working on technology that would gather personal health records on the iPhone.
precision medicine researching dementia
By Bernie Monegain 11:34 am June 16, 2017
The Dementia with Lewy Bodies Consortium, funded by the National Institutes of Health, will work to identify biomarkers and advance disease detection, diagnosis, and measurement.
IBM Watson Artificial Intelligence

Harriet Green is IBM General Manager of Watson Internet of Things, Customer Engagement and Education.

By Bernie Monegain 01:58 pm June 09, 2017
Cited for creativity in technology and artificial intelligence, Green is recognized on this year’s list for alerting businesses to the potential of Watson.
Predictive analytics save health systems millions
By Mike Miliard 03:42 pm June 07, 2017
But big hurdles related to data, technology and staffing need to be cleared first.
Intermountain preps precision medicine tool
By Bernie Monegain 01:16 pm June 06, 2017
The hospital is investing $15 million into its Navican startup to bring its TheraMap software to market so other providers can deliver precision care for their patients, officials said.
machine learning and AI in healthcare
By Mike Miliard 03:08 pm June 02, 2017
Supervised? Unsupervised? Semi-supervised? Huh? Experts from Harvard and Stanford say the subtle differences in terminology actually have big impact.
Intermountain precision health informatics
By Bernie Monegain 10:59 am June 02, 2017
The partnership will offer community hospitals and treatment centers around the world access to Intermountain’s best practices.
Zika testing skyrockets

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention microbiologist, Dr. Jane Basile, performing a Zika MAC-ELISA test at the Fort Collins, Colorado lab. Photo via CDC

By Tom Sullivan 04:13 pm May 31, 2017
Though physicians ordered as many Zika tests in May as they did during last year’s outbreak, whether that means hospitals will see more infected patients remains to be seen.
leverage AI against cyberthreats
By Bernie Monegain 12:05 pm May 31, 2017
Cisco will build new applications for IBM’s platform that hospital security teams can use to better understand and respond to advanced threats.

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