Artificial intelligence & Robotics

Change Healthcare to focus on AI, blockchain, patient experience at HIMSS19

Change Healthcare at HIMSS19 will be focusing on how intelligence can be pushed further up into the network, to improve healthcare overall as well as at the individual patient level, according to Kris Joshi, Executive Vice President of Network Solutions at Change. Joshi said Change will feature several central focus areas. First, blockchain will feature

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Vanderbilt combines AI and Smart on FHIR in an EHR voice assistant

“Voice user interfaces are an essential step to humanizing the EHR,” says Vanderbilt University Medical Centers Dr. Yaa Kumah-Crystal, who will be speaking at HIMSS19. Vanderbilt University Medical Center is one of the first provider organizations to develop a voice assistant for electronic health records that can give verbal summaries back to providers using natural

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Artificial intelligence applied to the genome identifies an unknown human ancestor

By combining deep learning algorithms and statistical methods, investigators from the Institute of Evolutionary Biology (IBE), the Centro Nacional de Anlisis Genmico (CNAG-CRG) of the Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG) and the Institute of Genomics at the University of Tartu have identified, in the genome of Asian individuals, the footprint of a new hominid who

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AI and predictive analytics lead to improved delivery of healthcare services

Despite healthcare professionals purest intentions and dogged efforts to heal their patients, theyre limited by being human. They have only so much time and energy available for finding, processing and remembering information related to the medical conditions they manage, not to mention correlating that vast trove of information with their patients personal medical histories. Thats

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FDA launches new tool aimed at safe deployment of AI in healthcare

The Food and Drug Administration is sticking its toe in the water of artificial intelligence, providing its first guidance on the emerging development of applications for the technology in healthcare.The FDA released model 1.0 of its software precertification pilot Monday to provide an initial tool to test these programs. The agency noted that with AI

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Phyzio: A Wearable AI-driven Non-Narcotic Pain Relief and Posture Correction System

by Maya | Dec 11, 2018 | Devices Summary: Many chronic pain patients rely on narcotic/opioid prescriptions to manage their pain. Expected to hit the markets in early 2019, the AI-driven wearable device, called  Phyzio  can offer a more lucrative alternative to narcotic medication. Pain is an often-used word in our daily lives. While, it may seem

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AI development trends in healthcare A conversation with Xiangfei Chai, CEO and founder, Huiyihuiying

In a span of about three years, Huiyihuiying (HY) has become a leading company in the development and implementation of AI in the medical sector in China. The enterprise, which focuses on AI for medical imaging, recently launched a new product at the Radiological Society of North America’s Annual Meeting (RSNA 2018), which can intelligently

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