Artificial intelligence & Robotics

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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How AI And Blockchain Could Deliver Interoperability In Healthcare

EHRs arent the boon to healthcare that we expected. They were supposed to make it easier for physicians to record and track patient data, improve patient care, and create interoperability between multiple healthcare systems.Digitization was still new when EHRs became the standard, so some disruption was expected. However, no one predicted that keeping up with

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Next-gen medical devices: Security, AI, rethinking design for patient experience

Experts discuss where medical devices are headed as the internet of things continues to expand. Medical devices are proliferating throughout the healthcare landscape, especially with the advent of the Internet of Things and the myriad new products that come with it.The medical device arena is undergoing a lot of change, in fact, as new technologies

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