Artificial Intelligence

National Institute of Health aerial view
By Mike Miliard 09:43 am September 28, 2018
In a bipartisan new report on artificial intelligence, Rep. Will Hurd, R-Texas, chair of the House Oversight and Government Reform Subcommittee on IT, and Ranking Member Rep.
patient on tablet at home with pill bottles
By Tom Sullivan 08:00 am September 19, 2018
HIMSS Chief Technology and Innovation Officer Steve Wretling says developers need to build the experience healthcare hasn’t had yet.
Google Cloud sign at HIMSS18 booth
By Tom Sullivan 11:37 am September 18, 2018
CareCloud and Google on Tuesday announced that CareCloud is joining the Google Cloud Technology Partner Program. CareCloud said it will use Google’s Healthcare API to extend its interoperability, patient experience, and practice management services to ambulatory customers.
blind woman using Microsoft app Soundscape on city street with her guide dog

A screen snap of the Soundscape app in-use. Credit: Microsoft Soundscape

By Lynne Minion 09:57 am September 17, 2018
Microsoft and Vision Australia unveiled a new 3D audio app designed to give blind and vision impaired people greater independence to explore the world around them.
poll results graphic
By Tom Sullivan 10:11 am September 11, 2018
Readers pointed to the incumbent’s domain expertise and broad member base outweighing Amazon’s innovative nature.
AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack speaking at AHA Summit

AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack announces the new AHA Center for Health Innovation at AHA Summit. Credit: Twitter

By Mike Miliard 02:52 pm September 10, 2018
The AHA's new initiative aims to help health systems navigate the complex imperatives of value-based care with new ideas, market intelligence, cybersecurity help and more.
doctor with patient looking at tablet health record

New research reveals hospital innovation needs to focus on interoperability, patient experience and telehealth.

By Tom Sullivan 08:00 am September 05, 2018
New HIMSS Media research spotlights what innovations are needed most, top areas hospitals are prioritizing and sticking points to avoid.
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.
Amazon Web services website page
By Bill Siwicki 03:45 pm August 29, 2018
Data scientists from Takeda and institute ConvergeHEALTH by Deloitte are applying artificial intelligence to pools of patient data to test how treatment-resistant depression responds to medication.
IDx AI tool in clinical use

The IDx AI tool in clinical use at University of Iowa Health Care. Credit: YouTube

By Dave Muoio 12:51 pm August 29, 2018
Studies supported the groundbreaking IDx artificial intelligence tool, which can detect diabetic retinopathy with medical imaging – but the investigation of its validity wasn't above critique.

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