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From Human To Cyborg: Are You Willing To Augment Your Body?

2019-04-04T12:49:25-04:00

The Medical Futurist | March 30, 2019 What if you could have a heat-map vision to search through an abandoned terrain? What if you could filter out unpleasant odors of urban decay every now and then? Can you imagine hearing ultrasounds better than bats? And what about lifting 20 tons [...]

From Human To Cyborg: Are You Willing To Augment Your Body?2019-04-04T12:49:25-04:00

Research Shows Most Consumer Behavioral Health Apps Have No Scientific Backing

2019-03-31T07:56:31-04:00

By Kevin Truong, MedCity News | March 29, 2019 Based on the literature review conducted by the researchers, only 14 percent of top ranked behavioral health apps described design or development that was based on real-world evidence. There’s been an explosion in the number and variety of digital apps purporting [...]

Research Shows Most Consumer Behavioral Health Apps Have No Scientific Backing2019-03-31T07:56:31-04:00

Novel Nano-Bots Can Manipulate Human Cells

2019-03-31T07:49:18-04:00

By Loukia Papadopoulos, Interesting Engineering | March 15th, 2019 Researchers have successfully placed a nano-scale robotic bead inside a human cell. In what may be the most impressive news this week, researchers have engineered a set of magnetic 'tweezers' that can place a nano-scale bead inside a human cell. The [...]

Novel Nano-Bots Can Manipulate Human Cells2019-03-31T07:49:18-04:00

HIMSS19 to Move the Conversation on Telehealth, RPM, Digital Health

2019-02-04T06:46:16-04:00

By Eric Wicklund, mHealth Intelligence | February 1, 2019 The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society's annual conference and exhibition, taking place Feb. 11-15 in Orlando, includes several sessions focusing on telehealth, digital health and remote patient monitoring. Telehealth and mHealth will play a part in many of the education [...]

HIMSS19 to Move the Conversation on Telehealth, RPM, Digital Health2019-02-04T06:46:16-04:00

Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare Spending to Hit $36B

2018-12-28T11:51:06-04:00

By Jennifer Bresnick, Health IT Analytics | December 28, 2018 Spending on artificial intelligence in healthcare is expected to reach new heights by the middle of the 2020s. The global market for artificial intelligence in healthcare is set for incredible growth over the next few years, according to new research from ReportLinker. The AI in healthcare market [...]

Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare Spending to Hit $36B2018-12-28T11:51:06-04:00

Five Innovation Trends That Will Impact the Healthcare Industry in 2019

2018-12-28T11:27:19-04:00

By Sarath Degala, MedCity News | December 25, 2018 The behavioral health epidemic, artificial intelligence and more procedures being done in outpatient settings are some the key 2019 trends that will determine how decision makers purchase technology. What role will technology play in the healthcare industry in the next year? For venture capitalists and others [...]

Five Innovation Trends That Will Impact the Healthcare Industry in 20192018-12-28T11:27:19-04:00

Top Digital Health Stories of 2018: From Amazon And Google To Gene-Edited Babies

2018-12-28T11:59:31-04:00

The Medical Futurist | December 11, 2018 Instead of mind-boggling inventions, 2018 was the year when national governments, as well as healthcare regulators, started to embrace digital health technologies at scale. The year when Google, Amazon, Apple or Microsoft competed head-to-head for the biggest chunks on the healthcare market, and when the buzzword of the [...]

Top Digital Health Stories of 2018: From Amazon And Google To Gene-Edited Babies2018-12-28T11:59:31-04:00

The Ripple Effect of Poor Health Tech Design on Healthcare Delivery

2018-12-12T11:26:28-04:00

By Subha Airan-Javia, MD, MedCity News | December 11, 2018 A clinician and associate chief medical informatics officer shares her perspective of what's needed to improve the relationship between clinicians and technology in the development of end-user focused clinical tools. In recent years, healthcare has been significantly influenced and shaped by a well-intentioned push towards [...]

The Ripple Effect of Poor Health Tech Design on Healthcare Delivery2018-12-12T11:26:28-04:00

20 Takeaways from Health Affairs’ Telehealth Issue

2018-12-09T20:39:34-04:00

By MobiHealth News | December 07, 2018 Studies show growing adoption, regulatory barriers and a mixed bag of efficacy results The journal Health Affairs is widely regarded as a key forum for conversations about health policy. This month, Health Affairs published a special issue with 20 research papers, editorials and analyses around the broad topic of telehealth, [...]

20 Takeaways from Health Affairs’ Telehealth Issue2018-12-09T20:39:34-04:00

AI for Precision Medicine ‘Top of Mind’ in 5 Years, Health System Execs Say

2018-12-02T17:58:20-04:00

By Jessica Kim Cohen, Becker's Hospital Review | November 21, 2018 Health system executives expect artificial intelligence tools for precision medicine to have a significant effect on their organizations in the next five years, according to a report from the Center for Connected Medicine, an executive briefing center operated by [...]

AI for Precision Medicine ‘Top of Mind’ in 5 Years, Health System Execs Say2018-12-02T17:58:20-04:00