Artificial Intelligence

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.
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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.
Dr Sam Shah, Director of Digital Development, NHS England
By Sam Shah 10:12 am August 23, 2018
With the NHS celebrating its 70th birthday, Dr Sam Shah (Director of Digital Development, NHS England) explores how technology has played a crucial role in getting healthcare in England to where it is today. He then examines what the future holds and how technology has the potential to change healthcare even more dramatically in the coming years.
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.
exterior view of Stata Center at MIT

MIT's CSAIL institute is located in the Stata Center. Credit: Google Maps

By Mike Miliard 11:35 am August 20, 2018
The technology, in progress at the university's CSAIL institute, could help locate cancer and guide deployment of internal treatments.
US military troops walking across airfield

Photo by Luke Sharrett, Getty Images

By Lynne Minion 03:42 pm August 17, 2018
ResApp will partner with Lockheed Martin to join the US government’s "Warfighter Analytics using Smartphones for Health" effort to develop audio-based machine learning algorithms using smartphone microphones.
IT consultants talking at himss18
By Susan Morse 09:43 am August 17, 2018
New trend for 2019 is to engage with multiple consulting firms and press them to collaborate in your best interest.
exterior of Johns Hopkins hospital building
By Bill Siwicki 01:02 pm August 16, 2018
Early detection is key to treatment, and with AI-enabled detection methods nearly a third of pancreatic cancer cases could be found four to 12 months sooner, they say.

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