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IBM Watson Health invests $50 million in Brigham and Women’s and Vanderbilt for health AI
By Bill Siwicki 11:24 am February 14, 2019
The prominent AI vendor will make the 10-year investment in research collaborations with the two separate academic centers to advance the science of artificial intelligence and its application to major public health issues.
By Mike Miliard 04:07 pm February 13, 2019
Could 2019 be the year where distributed ledger technology transcends its early hype and enters into its "plateau of productivity" phase? At least one expert thinks so.
HIMSS19 telemedicine developments from American Well, others
By Bill Siwicki 02:26 pm February 13, 2019
American Well is integrating with Netsmart’s EHR, Resideo Technologies is refreshing its platform, Yorktel is moving into acute care and SOC Telemed was selected by 45-hospital Prime Healthcare.
Perry Flowers, Vice President, Medical Affairs, Enterprise Medication Management at BD
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By 02:10 pm February 13, 2019
Perry Flowers, Vice President, Medical Affairs, Enterprise Medication Management at BD, discusses the need for connected solution models when a single-platform is not enough.
IBM Watson Health’s chief health officer talks healthcare challenges and AI
By Bill Siwicki 12:34 pm February 13, 2019
In a wide-ranging HIMSS19 week conversation with Healthcare IT News, Dr. Kyu Rhee discusses artificial intelligence, value-based care, healthcare quality, and how client health system Health Quest is dealing with PCMH, MIPS, CPC+ and HEDIS efforts.
By Mike Miliard 11:48 am February 13, 2019
The EHR vendor’s founder also discusses the state of interoperability, cloud computing and today’s sticking points in health IT.
Cybersecurity products rolling out at HIMSS19
By Bill Siwicki 11:34 am February 13, 2019
Atos has launched a cybersecurity suite, Extreme Networks is focused on the Internet of Things, and Interbit Data has unveiled a vault for use in cyber-crises.
By Mike Miliard 11:10 am February 13, 2019
Experts from Microsoft, AMA and Cleveland Clinic weigh the serious considerations that must be addressed as AI and machine learning increasingly embed themselves in clinical and consumer applications.
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HIMSS19 Keynote speakers.
By Tom Sullivan 04:13 pm February 12, 2019
Former U.S. CTO Aneesh Chopra said that CMS embracing FHIR means an end to any fight over data standards.