Artificial Intelligence

VA study of wearables, AI shows promise for heart failure patients
By Bill Siwicki 02:43 pm March 12, 2018
The research evaluated how AI-based personalized physiology analytics could be applied to wearable biosensor data to predict when a patient might be at risk of hospitalization.
Microsoft Apollo use AI

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By Bernie Monegain 11:46 am March 09, 2018
Partners plan to deploy new machine learning models that predict patient risk for heart disease. 
AI fetal monitoring, enterprise imaging
By Bill Siwicki 08:12 pm March 08, 2018
PeriGen seeks to help physicians monitor moms while Fujifilm Medical Systems is expanding an AI research project for imaging technologies.
Blockchain in healthcare
By Mike Miliard 02:08 pm March 08, 2018
But experts from IEEE, UC San Diego and Health Linkages say the key is to make sure it's the "right solution for the right problem."
A realistic look at the hype of machine learning and AI

Leonard D’Avolio, co-founder of Cyft, speaking at HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Dave Muoio 05:43 pm March 07, 2018
Emerging analytics technologies are a useful tool, but viewing them as a cure-all hurts the industry.
google cloud
By Bill Siwicki 04:39 pm March 07, 2018
Medial EarlySign raises $30 million, Orion Health debuts machine learning service, and Real Time Medical launches a healthcare quality assurance system with an assist from Google Cloud.
Microsoft says AI and cloud computing are giving precision medicine a boost

Chris Sakalosky, vice president of U.S Health and Life Sciences for Microsoft, speaking at HIMSS18 on Wednesday.

By Susan Morse 04:22 pm March 07, 2018
Company highlights advancements in genomics at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, awards partnerships that are leveraging cutting-edge tech.
Artificial intelligence applications

Mayo Clinic Chief Information officer Christopher Ross answers questions about the future of AI at HIMSS18 on Tuesday.

By Laura Lovett 11:56 am March 07, 2018
AI is already working in decision support, clinical trials and hospital operations but curation of the data from experts is still important.
Google cloud AI

Google Cloud exec David Parish speaking at HIMSS18 on Tuesday.

By Jessica Davis 07:15 pm March 06, 2018
Machine learning is capable of predicting care outcomes and drastically improving the effectiveness of healthcare -- but how quickly can the industry bring the elements together?
AMA president

AMA President James Madara, MD, was part of a panel of speakers at an after-hours dinner at HIMSS18 on Monday.

By Jonah Comstock 02:00 pm March 06, 2018
AMA president, Mayo CIO says there’s still work to be done before can truly gain adoption.

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