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heart monitor in hospital
By Leontina Postelnicu 04:17 pm September 11, 2018
The machine learning model uses 600 variables with patient's data whereas human-constructed models made predictions based on 27, researchers say.
University of Iowa Hospital view of exterior

University of Iowa Hospital

By Bill Siwicki 12:31 pm September 10, 2018
Imagine knowing, in real time, whether a patient will suffer a surgical infection as a surgeon closes up a wound. That's the kind of clinical situation that machine learning is enabling at the University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics.
Mercy Health's Anderson Hospital in Cincinnati

Mercy Health's Anderson Hospital in Cincinnati. Credit: Google Maps

By Bill Siwicki 01:27 pm September 07, 2018
The Ohio health system implemented analytics and decision support to reduce opioid prescriptions.
exterior view of Tift Regional Medical center
By Bill Siwicki 10:41 am September 07, 2018
Learn how Tift Regional Health System found a more effective way to connect primary care doctors and specialists.
UC Berkeley tower on campus
By Bill Siwicki 01:02 pm August 31, 2018
The National Institute on Aging awarded a $4.5 million grant to the University of California Berkeley and People Power, an IoT software provider, to support research on smart home solutions for caregivers of dementia patients.
Tallahassee Memorial Hospital exterior shot at night.
By Bill Siwicki 09:17 am August 31, 2018
With a vast rural population, the Florida hospital leaned on telehealth to improve transitional care.
Depressed woman at computer

In Missouri, a digital behavioral healthcare platform helps patients struggling with the time in between appointments.

By Bill Siwicki 08:58 am August 29, 2018
By deploying a mental health IT platform, Comprehensive Mental Health Services provided evidence-based, self-care interventions to combat depression and anxiety.
Wolters Kluwer booth at HIMSS18
By Mike Miliard 02:14 pm August 27, 2018
It hopes decision support and clinical surveillance tools will help boost standards of care at all sites across its 10-state health system.
Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center exterior

Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center in Vancouver, Washington

By Bill Siwicki 08:47 am August 23, 2018
A case manager at Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center devised a new program that also reaped an 81 percent reduction in avoidable emergency department visits by high utilizers.
exterior view of Highmark Health building in Pittsburgh
By Bill Siwicki 02:12 pm August 20, 2018
The health system deploys innovative FDA-approved technologies, enabling physicians to use AI algorithms to assess 3D models of the heart.

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