Artificial Intelligence

Child playing with robot.
By Laura Lovett 01:09 pm February 12, 2019
Geogia Tech Professor Ayanna Howard talks about her work in using robotics to assist therapy for kids living with cerebral palsy and autism spectrum disorder.
Bitfury, Longenesis, MDW bring blockchain to radiology marketplace
By Nathan Eddy 11:35 am February 12, 2019
The updated infrastructure offers baked-in data anonymization as well as advanced encryption and user permissioning, built on Bitfury’s Exonum private blockchain framework.
Change HIMSS booth
By Tom Sullivan 10:58 am February 12, 2019
The new Claims Lifecycle Artificial Intelligence works with Change's Intelligent Healthcare Network to improve the revenue cycle, the company says.

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By Mike Miliard 06:25 pm February 11, 2019
With worries that China and other countries are outpacing the U.S. in artificial intelligence maturity, the initiative seeks to boost R&D and education. But it's spare on specifics and has no new funding attached.
John Halamka

John Halamka speaks at the HIMSS19 Precision Medicine Summit in Orlando on Monday.

By Mike Miliard 02:04 pm February 11, 2019
At the HIMSS19 Precision Medicine Summit, John Halamka and other healthcare leaders described how policy, technology, clinical processes and patient engagement need to evolve to make it a reality for primary care.
Zynx Health debuts machine learning system, talks outcomes at HIMSS19
By Bill Siwicki 11:43 am February 11, 2019
The vendor’s new system leverages its machine learning engine to offer an interactive retrospective analysis of order utilization, matched up against the evidence-based interventions proven to affect quality outcomes.
At HIMSS19, Cerner unveils AI tool to fight physician burnout
By Bill Siwicki 11:40 am February 11, 2019
Cerner debuts Chart Assist, a new AI-enabled workflow, to join a suite of systems designed to reduce physician burnout, enhance the clinician’s experience and increase productivity.
NewYork-Presbyterian working on machine learning analytics to combat opioid crisis

NewYork-Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center.

By Bill Siwicki 01:42 pm February 06, 2019
The major academic health system is working with machine learning analytics vendor Splunk to create a new system to guard against misuse of controlled substances, including opioids.
By Mike Miliard 12:34 pm February 06, 2019
The vendor will also show how its technology can help improve the patient experience, enable ease of use for the clinicians who interact with its EHRs and boost operating margins for health systems navigating value-based care.
By Diana Manos 09:32 am February 06, 2019
Providence St. Joseph Health has launched a new population health company, Ayin Health Solutions. WHY IT MATTERS

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