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May 15, 2017 AT 9:36 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
While there are many industry-specific standards and best practices that address information security, standards and best practices specific to IoT technologies are still in development or not widely adopted. Read more
May 15, 2017 AT 9:36 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
The combination of EHRs and genomic data is emerging as a fruitful source of data as clinicians use analytical tools to search for better treatments. Read more
May 12, 2017 AT 11:29 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
While practical applications in healthcare may still seem rare today, healthcare organizations can still realize the benefits of machine learning by carefully examining and evaluating opportunities to automate tasks and augment everyday decisions with it. Read more
May 11, 2017 AT 6:12 PM | Deborah DiSanzo, General Manager, IBM Watson Health
With cognitive computing, we now have the ability to transform vast amounts of complex, ambiguous information into insight. Read more
May 11, 2017 AT 5:10 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Prior studies have typically studied only one or a handful of diseases at a time, but by studying many diseases at once this study was able to show that many HLA gene types affect multiple diseases but in different ways. Read more
May 9, 2017 AT 5:58 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Although text messaging does not work in every situation or for every practice, says one doctor, it provides unprecedented convenience and accessibility for both patients and clinicians. Read more
May 8, 2017 AT 5:58 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Effective post-acute care management relies on a multidimensional approach that integrates effective communication, data analytics and clearly defined care coordination roles. Read more
May 8, 2017 AT 5:58 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
For most physicians, it’s preferable to spend time with patients rather than with computers as that’s the way to improve care quality, including patient satisfaction. Read more
May 5, 2017 AT 11:34 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
To “reimagine” the role and functions of HHS, stakeholders should look first at what’s going on across the healthcare sector itself. Read more
May 3, 2017 AT 6:04 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Using artificial intelligence, some developers are working to develop sensors that become better at diagnosing odoriferous compounds with each exposure. Read more