Health IT companies divided on information blocking rule

Health IT companies remain divided over a proposed rule by the department of Health and Human Services to make it easier for patients to share health information. The rule is currently in front of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and is expected to be finalized in February. Source: Health IT companies divided on […]

Medical Virtual Reality (VR) Helps Pharmacists Discover New Drugs

The term Virtual Reality (VR) was used for the first-time way back in 1987. Since then this technology has grown by leaps and bounds. Virtual Reality is often described as a banquet of interconnected technological devices. VR devices consist of a computer capable of interactive 3D visualization, a head-mounted display and data gloves equipped with […]

MIT Researchers Deploying Machine Learning to Develop Effective Antibiotics

Recently, a team of researchers at MIT discovered a powerful new antibiotic using machine learning algorithms. The antibiotic is named for the AI in 2001: A Space Odyssey, halicin. It successfully wiped out numerous bacterial strains, including some of the most dangerous drug-resistant bacteria on the World Health Organization’s most wanted list. Source: MIT Researchers […]

Telemedicine, AI and Predictive Analytics: The Top Tech Applications Impacting Workers’ Comp

By using technology, workers’ comp will no longer be the laggard in the health care world. In a survey released at the end of April by Mitchell International, half of the responding workers’ compensation professionals reported that cost containment is the driving factor for adopting advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), predictive analytics, telemedicine, […]

Cognitive Computing in Healthcare Market: Latest Technics Developed by Key Players to Increase Revenue Generation: IBM, Microspft, Apple

Cognitive Computing in Healthcare Market Research Report provides customers with a complete analytical study that provides all the details of key players such as company profile, product portfolio, capacity, price, cost and revenue during the forecast period from 2020 to 2027. Source: Cognitive Computing in Healthcare Market: Latest Technics Developed by Key Players to Increase […]

How AI Will Transform Healthcare In Developing Regions

With all the buzz about artificial intelligence, it is so important that we roll out our technologies and toolkits to bring global healhcare forward. From surveillance of cases to the progression of mutative strains (perhaps more relevant to viruses), it is no doubt that many parts of the world have leaps and bounds to make […]

Data Quantity, Complexity Drives Use of AI in Drug Discovery and Testing

The quantity of data about medicines, diseases, and biology is growing. So too, are the number of companies that employ artificial intelligence in drug discovery. Most of the low-hanging fruit in drug research has already been picked, and the industry is clamoring to make sense of the new data, according to Jeffrey Lu, CEO and […]

Microsoft AI health director: How AI is fueling intelligent health systems

Jackie Drees – Thursday, June 25th, 2020 … Advances in artificial intelligence are helping pave the way for intelligent health systems, which focus on using AI and data to establish care and operational strategies, according to Tom Lawry, national director for AI, health and life sciences at Microsoft. Source: Microsoft AI health director: How AI […]