Artificial intelligence & Robotics

Google is hiring people to work on improving visits to the doctor’s office with voice and touch tech

Four recently posted job openings for a “medical digital assist” project hint at how Google’s trying to make doctors’ lives easier. Google is beefing up an early-stage research project called Medical Digital Assist as it explores ways to use artificial intelligence to improve visits to the doctor’s office.In particular, it wants to use voice recognition

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Cloud Resources Open Up Healthcare AI Problem-Solving

With the ability to store and compute data in the cloud, artificial intelligence is poised to take the healthcare industry by storm. Artificial intelligence is poised to revolutionize radiology, simplify clinical decision-making and take the healthcare industry by storm. But enabling AI requires huge amounts of processing power and data in order to analyze electronic

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Google IO 2018 highlights AI health projects

Google has unleashed a tidal wave of product and feature updates through the ongoing Google IO developers conference, and its no surprise that the intersection of artificial intelligence and healthcare was a recurring spotlight among them. Through keynote speeches and simultaneously released online blog posts, the company highlighted a handful of tech-driven healthcare efforts that

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FDA chief sees big things for AI in healthcare

Scott Gottlieb, MD, is bullish on the opportunities artificial intelligence could bring to EHRs, decision support and more.At AcademyHealths 2018 Health Datapalooza on Thursday, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration offered a vote of confidence for artificial intelligence in healthcare, promising more refined strategies for regulation, touting its tech incubator for AI innovation and announcing

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How big pharma is using AI for drug discovery, clinical trials, and more

Like almost any field in the healthcare industry pharma wants to get in on the latest technology trends. Recently big pharma has been looking to artificial intelligence as another tool to help facilitate drug research and help the company progress. At the World Medical Innovation Forum in Boston on April 24, a panel of pharma

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How Augmented Reality Can Help Doctors And Patients

Realizing the great value of AR for in-patients and health professionals, we list some of the features that augmented reality apps for hospital care can include.Having first appeared in the entertainment industry, augmented reality had its potential underestimated by other sectors for a long time. However, letting the ideas that started out as some sort

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