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COVID-19, elsevier

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By 06:39 am March 01, 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the evolution of the healthcare environment. 
Memorial Hermann Houston Texas

Memorial Hermann, Houston, Texas

By Bill Siwicki 11:44 am February 23, 2021
The natural language processing engine has helped boost the ratio of acceptance to rejection for chart-assisted recommendations to 6:1 for six diagnoses included in a recent pilot.
By Mike Miliard 09:00 am February 23, 2021
The Wall Street Journal says Big Blue is pondering ways it might off-load the healthcare AI subsidiary, and IBM CEO Arvind Krishna has already signaled a ''maniacal focus" on hybrid cloud development.
Conley Camera building in an antique photo

Google will open new office space in the Conley-Maass-Downs building (seen here in 1909) near the Mayo Clinic campus.

By Mike Miliard 03:26 pm February 18, 2021
The Rochester facility, which won't open until staff COVID-19 safety comes more into focus, will enable the two organizations to build on their "shared cultures of collaboration" said Mayo CIO Cris Ross.
Tanuj Gupta Cerner Intelligence AI healthcare

Dr. Tanuj Gupta, vice president at Cerner Intelligence, is an expert in the application of AI in healthcare.

By Bill Siwicki 12:24 pm February 16, 2021
Dr. Tanuj Gupta, vice president at Cerner Intelligence, talks gender and racial algorithm bias, whether AI could replace clinicians, and how machine learning should be regulated.
Abstract representation of data points

Truveta says it can advance clinical care and research by mining "billions of clinical data points with a single search."

By Mike Miliard 05:13 pm February 11, 2021
AdventHealth, Advocate Aurora, Northwell, Novant, Providence and Tenet are just some of the major providers collaborating on the new data platform, whose goal is to "improve health equity and advance personalized medicine," according to its CEO.
Person in scrubs with tablet
By Mike Miliard 01:30 pm February 09, 2021
The informatics group's new position paper explores ways to enable rigorous but flexible oversight and help FDA and other policymakers ensure "adaptive CDS" is safe and effective.
Kaiser Permanente sign and logo on building
By Mike Miliard 10:14 am February 04, 2021
Collaboration on the Azure platform will help "deliver personalized digital experiences and make more data-informed decisions," says Kaiser's interim CIO.
By Bill Siwicki 01:53 pm February 03, 2021
The company's software uses machine learning to suggest diagnoses based on medical records with the aim of ensuring no condition is overlooked.
MU Health Care's University Hospital and Ellis Fischel Cancer Center

MU Health Care's University Hospital and Ellis Fischel Cancer Center

By Bill Siwicki 12:17 pm February 02, 2021
Moving from manual assessment to automation has reduced code blues, saved lives and increased provider satisfaction.