Press Releases

Huawei launches Track AI to help detect early signs of visual impairment in children around the world

Huawei has partnered with leading medical research organisations to help protect children’s vision by deploying their Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology. Huawei is working with IIS Aragon and DIVE Medical to develop an AI-based vision assessment technology, Track AI, to help detect and diagnose early signs of visual impairment in children. (more…)

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April 17, 2019

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

QuartzClinical unveils hospital market intelligence tool using Big Data and Machine Learning

Joining the healthcare business intelligence sector is a new sophisticated market intelligence tool that provides unparalleled insight into hospital clinical performance and costs. (more…)

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February 8, 2019

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Healthcare IT solutions company, Comport, discusses ways to protect hospitals from ransomware attacks

In response to the rising threat of ransomware in the healthcare industry, Comport, a cloud computing and Healthcare IT Solutions Company, held discussions with top healthcare CIO’s discussing ransomware protections that they may want to consider. (more…)

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December 21, 2018

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Alira Health adds data science capabilities through acquisition of Clinical Insights

Alira Health, a international healthcare and life sciences advisory firm, announced that it has acquired Clinical Insights, a data science organisation providing data analytics and predictive analysis to healthcare companies. (more…)

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December 17, 2018

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Healthcare chatbot interactions to reach 2.8 bn by 2023, as conversational AI becomes the future of healthcare

New findings from Juniper Research forecast that AI-powered chatbots will soon become the first responders for citizens’ engagements with healthcare providers, as the number of chatbot interactions exceeds 2.8 billion annually by 2023. This is up from an estimated 21 million in 2018, an average annual growth of 167%. (more…)

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December 4, 2018

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Accenture introduces Ella and Ethan, AI bots to improve a patient’s health and care using the Accenture Intelligent Patient Platform

Accenture has enhanced the Accenture Intelligent Patient Platform with the addition of Ella and Ethan, two interactive virtual-assistant bots that use Artificial Intelligence (AI) to constantly learn and make intelligent recommendations for interactions between life sciences companies, patients, health care providers (HCPs) and caregivers.

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October 2, 2018

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

ehi Live event is acquired by CloserStill and moved into London’s Digital Healthcare Show

ehi Live 2019 will be fully incorporated into the next Digital Healthcare Show, which is part of the Health+Care series of events held on 26-27 June, 2019 at London ExCeL. This change follows the show’s sale to event organisers, CloserStill Media. (more…)

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September 25, 2018

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Global blockchain business value to reach US$2tn by 2030, says IHS Markit

While still nascent today, blockchain business value, which refers to the cost savings and efficiencies that could be realised by incorporating blockchain into corporate business strategies, (more…)

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August 24, 2018

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Cool IoT Use Cases: Bringing clinical accuracy to remote environments

Market overview

Advanced healthcare systems combined with IoT connectivity allow paramedics operating in remote, harsh environments to stay in touch with distant physicians and conduct clinical examinations. (more…)

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July 31, 2018

Posted by: Anasia D'mello

Thales and Device Authority launch solution to secure the connected health industry

Thales, a provider in critical information systems, cybersecurity and data security, and Device Authority, a provider in identity and access management (IAM) for the Internet of Things (IoT), announced a jointly developed solution to ensure the authentication of IoT devices (more…)

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July 17, 2018

Posted by: Zenobia Hegde