Connected Health

By Kat Jercich 09:28 am September 16, 2020
Christopher Lee and Babak Movassaghi said artificial intelligence and augmented reality will soon occupy much larger roles in the digital healthcare landscape.  

Credit: GE Healthcare

By 08:37 am September 08, 2020
Europe’s first GE Healthcare-powered Clinical Command Centre opened in 2019. GE Healthcare’s experience delivering Command Centres around the world tells them that providing caregivers with actionable real-time data is key to driving optimisation of healthcare.
By Mike Miliard 11:32 am September 07, 2020
In a keynote discussion today at the HIMSS & Heath 2.0 European Digital Event, healthcare leaders from Australia, India and the UK swapped tips and best practices.
By Kat Jercich 10:22 am August 25, 2020
The Bluetooth-enabled case has sensors that detect when users take their daily pill, triggering customized phone alerts.
By Mike Miliard 09:37 am August 24, 2020
The Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute will fund a study designed to assess how COVID Watch, its text-based monitoring program, has improved care in hard-hit minority communities – and how it can be further improved.

Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies, 2020 (Source: Gartner)

By Mike Miliard 11:30 am August 21, 2020
Those pandemic-era technologies will reach the fabled Plateau of Productivity sooner than other emerging innovations approaching the peak of the curve, such as digital twins, data fabric and SASE network architecture, researchers say.
By Kat Jercich 11:14 am August 21, 2020
During a HIMSS20 Digital session, Trapollo CEO Mike Braham described some of the ways that remote care apps can support patient needs.
By Kat Jercich 04:05 pm August 20, 2020
White House task force coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx said the process of HHS bypassing the CDC was meant to be "solely an interim system," according to a WSJ report that HHS later denied.
By Kat Jercich 03:03 pm August 19, 2020
The cloud-based platform allows hospital users to create cases from scanned whole slide images and it's cross-compatible with most other WSIs, the company says.
By Mike Miliard 04:35 pm August 18, 2020
A new survey from CynergisTek finds widespread acceptance and use of virtual care among patients – but also shows that many would lose their enthusiasm if data breaches became common.