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By Kat Jercich 01:27 pm September 09, 2020
Julian Flannery leads Summus, which offers remote second-opinion services for patients and employers. He says the pandemic has led to a "real acceleration of adoption" for virtual care.
By Mike Miliard 01:14 pm September 09, 2020
The lawsuit had alleged that de-identified data from University of Chicago Medical Center patients, used for machine learning projects, was still identifiable given Google's data mining and AI capabilities.
Telehealth working ‘beyond our wildest dreams’ at Chicago’s Rush

Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.

By Bill Siwicki 12:39 pm September 09, 2020
On-demand video visits at Rush University Medical Center have earned a Net Promoter score of 89 so far this year, with more than half of them related to concern over coronavirus.
By Mallory Hackett 11:46 am September 09, 2020
The project is intended to help physicians improve the accuracy of cancer diagnoses using artificial intelligence and augmented reality.
By Kat Jercich 10:55 am September 09, 2020
However, it can augment people's routines and improve their day-to-day lives, said an expert panel at the HIMSS & Health 2.0 Europe Digital Conference.

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By 10:40 am September 09, 2020
Philips Future Health Index reveals younger doctors’ insights into digital health during the pandemic.
By Mike Miliard 08:45 am September 09, 2020
More than ever, the global COVID-19 crisis has shown the imperative of a connected, secure and outcomes-driven healthcare ecosystem, and the HIMSS Digital Health Indicator can help.
By Tammy Lovell 01:22 am September 09, 2020
The COVID-19 outbreak accelerated the onboarding of digital health solutions, but what happens next?  In this session at HIMSS & Health 2.0 European Digital Conference, Nordic healthcare experts discuss how best to leverage the progress made.   
By Kat Jercich 04:09 pm September 08, 2020
A survey conducted by the Pew Research Center sees "opportunities to leverage a broadly defined set of telehealth tools to reduce healthcare disparities post-pandemic."

Left to right: Claudia Pagliari (director of Global eHealth Programme, University of Edinburgh, UK), Dr Mark Davies (chief medical officer EMEA, IBM and IBM Watson Health, UK), Jyrki Katainen (Former European Commission vice president for jobs, growth, investment and competitiveness, president of Sitra, Finland).

By Rosy Matheson 04:00 pm September 08, 2020
The law may have to change to enable a healthy flow of European data according to a former European Commission Vice President. Jyrki Katainen was speaking at the HIMSS & Heath 2.0 European Digital conference today.