Artificial intelligence & Robotics

3 Steps to Successfully Measure the Health of Your Virtual Care Program

These tips can help ensure your telehealth program is driving savings and patient satisfaction. With research showing that telehealth ranks as one of the top four IT investment priorities for healthcare delivery organizations, its safe to say that telehealth in the U.S. has officially become mainstream.Telehealth has many benefits for both patients and healthcare providers.

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Google Assistant Investment Program Invests in Aiva Health, First Voice Platform for End-to-End Care

Google Assistant Investment Program Invests in Aiva Health, First Voice Platform for End-to-End Care in Hospitals and Senior Living Communities. Aiva uses Google Home, Amazon Echo and other smart speakers to not only engage and empower patients and seniors, but also to connect them more closely to their caregivers. The voice OS is built on

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Babylon Healthcare targets chronic disease in $100 million expansion

LONDON (Reuters) – Artificial intelligence company Babylon Health said it would invest $100 million to double its team of engineers and scientists in London and expand its capabilities to manage chronic diseases such as diabetes and depression.Babylon has developed an AI-powered platform that it says can assess symptoms and diagnose illness to the same capability

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Biometric fingerprinting tool could help securely identify infants and children

University of California San Diego researchers have created a new biometric technology they say could help securely identify children and and even newborns with just the wave of a finger. The tech, funded in part by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, is not yet commercially available, but UC San Diego researchers hope it will

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AI crucial to value-based care, but security challenges and time constraints remain

In order to be successful with MSSP or other value-based programs, providers need real-time data to improve outcomes and costs, according to healthcare attorney Pam Hepp. As the healthcare industry continues its shift into value-based care, many are looking for new ways to replace traditional care models and improve care quality. While theres no consensus

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AI Makes Free, Tech-Powered Cancer Screening Possible

Powered by Intel, edge and cloud computing make real-time cancer classification available to anyone, anywhere. Early detection can mean a world of difference for patients diagnosed with skin cancer. In fact, those lucky enough to detect skin cancer early achieve a five-year survival rate of 99 percent. Resource or time constraints often keep people from

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