Artificial Intelligence

IBM CEO Ginni Rometty HIMSS17

IBM CEO Ginni Rometty kicked off HIMSS17 with the opening keynote Monday morning in Orlando. 

By Tom Sullivan 11:27 am February 20, 2017
Big Blue also announced value-based care solutions, Watson Health consulting services and a partnership with Atrius Health.
Artificial intelligence HIMSS17

The Mabu Personal Healthcare Companion from Catalia Health

By Mike Miliard 10:22 am February 20, 2017
As AI and machine learning evolve and start to make their mark on healthcare, "we're not trying to replace the human interaction, we're trying to augment it," AI developer says.
IBM Watson Munich

Harriet Green, left, global head of Watson IoT, and Bavarian State Minister of Economic Affairs and Media, Energy and Technology Ilse Aigner press the button to activate IBM's new global center for Watson IoT. Photo courtesy of IBM.

By Bernie Monegain 11:13 am February 17, 2017
The facility is home to 'cognitive collaboratories' for Internet of Things work with clients and partners.
IBM Merge Watson imaging
By Ephraim Schwartz 11:08 am February 16, 2017
Big Blue will reveal a new cognitive and workflow tools at the conference. 
Lenovo Amazon Alexa HIMSS17

Tom Foley, director of worldwide health solutions strategy at Lenovo, said the company is expanding virtual care by integrating with Amazon Alexa. 

By Bill Siwicki 07:50 am February 16, 2017
A company executive discusses the innovative agreement with Amazon for virtual care.
Health Catalyst catalyst.ai
By Bernie Monegain 04:53 pm February 14, 2017
The analytics vendor aims to put powerful algorithms to play within all of its applications. 
voice AI Amazon Alexa

Commonwealth Care Alliance chief of clinical innovation John Loughnane, MD, said the industry is on the verge of voice technologies that can be used to tailor individualized care regimens. 

By Tom Sullivan 07:40 am February 13, 2017
Commonwealth Care Alliance and Penn Medicine are already putting Amazon Alexa to work in early-stage projects that promise to reshape the patient experience. 

Jupiter Medical Center President and CEO John D. Couris says Jupiter is committed to pioneering new approaches to medicine and healthcare.

By Bernie Monegain 02:49 pm January 31, 2017
Jupiter is first community hospital in U.S. to adopt IBM Watson for Oncology.
artificial intelligence healthcare

Advisory Board managing director of research Kenneth Kleinberg the need for machine learning in clinical are will grow as data sources continue to evolve. 

By Tom Sullivan 10:23 am January 19, 2017
AI can be applied right now to ever-expanding health data sets. When will be the best time for healthcare entities to implement?
healthcare data machine learning

Todd Stewart, MD, vice president of clinical integrated solutions at Mercy, said that healthcare data is a classic problem for machine learning technologies. 

By Tom Sullivan 07:19 am January 04, 2017
Mercy Health took a cue from its supply chain management machine learning success to bolster clinical pathways. The result: $14 million saved the first year, and Mercy is already on track to surpass that. But a VP says it's not just about the bottom line.  

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