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Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

Medical Imaging, Machine Learning to Align in 10 Key Areas

February 11, 2019 - Medical imaging and machine learning are on a collision course that promises significant advancements in diagnostics and precision medicine, according to a new report from Frost & Sullivan. Advances in artificial intelligence and powerful computing technologies to support highly detailed imaging studies are driving opportunities for vendors and providers to capture a segment of a...


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Google Tries to Patent Healthcare Deep Learning, EHR Analytics

by Jennifer Bresnick

Google has applied for a patent for a deep learning system that aggregates EHR data into a “timeline” in order to predict potential adverse events. The “system and method for predicting and summarizing medical events...

Collaboration, Clinical Input Drive Analytics Innovation at UCHealth

by Jennifer Bresnick

As the healthcare industry comes to grips with the scale of disruption it will be facing over the next few years, a handful of forward-thinking organizations are aiming to lead the change instead of being swept along in its...

FDA: Real-World Data, Machine Learning Critical for Clinical Trials

by Jennifer Bresnick

Real-world data gathered directly from EHRs and other data sources, paired with advances in machine learning, will be crucial for architecting the next generation of successful clinical trials, says FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb. In...

AI, Consumerism Herald a Changing Healthcare Industry at HIMSS19

by Jennifer Bresnick

Not too long ago, “2020” was convenient shorthand for “sometime in the distant future.”  But healthcare professionals gathering in Orlando this year for the annual HIMSS Conference and Exhibition may have the...

Education, Culture Key to Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

by Jessica Kent

In order to navigate future uses of artificial intelligence in healthcare, providers and policymakers must address education, skills development, and workplace culture, a new report from Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program states. The...

Microsoft, Walgreens to Leverage AI for Retail-Style Healthcare

by Jennifer Bresnick

Microsoft and Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) are collaborating to apply artificial intelligence to the challenges of developing retail-style healthcare interactions. The two companies will work together to create innovative,...

NCI: Deep Learning Beats Humans at Detecting Start of Cervical Cancer

by Jessica Kent

An artificial intelligence (AI) tool was able to analyze digital images of a woman’s cervix and identify precancerous changes with more accuracy than human experts. Developed by researchers from the National Cancer Institute (NCI)...

HHS: Data Access, Analytics Are Essential for Patient-Centered Care

by Jennifer Bresnick

Healthcare organizations are making progress towards a more interoperable data ecosystem, but patients, providers, and payers are still facing data access, integration, and analytics challenges that are holding back the promise of...

23andMe, Lark Health Join Genetics, AI, Diabetes Prevention

by Jennifer Bresnick

Consumer genetic test company 23andMe has announced a partnership with Lark Health, provider of AI-driven health coaching programs, to allow consumers to use genetic test results to inform their approach to wellness. The...

FDA Tackles Artificial Intelligence with New Software Review Plan

by Jennifer Bresnick

The FDA is moving quickly to ensure the development of a safe and effective artificial intelligence ecosystem in healthcare by releasing new documents intended to offer guidance to the health IT community. The agency has published a new...

Vanderbilt, GE Healthcare Partner for AI-Driven Immunotherapy

by Jennifer Bresnick

Vanderbilt University Medical Center (VUMC) and GE Healthcare have announced a new partnership aimed at applying artificial intelligence to developing immunotherapy for cancer patients. The five-year collaboration will create predictive...

Nearly 80% of Healthcare Execs Investing More in Big Data, AI

by Jessica Kent

Seventy-seven percent of healthcare executives reported that their organizations are accelerating investments in big data analytics and artificial intelligence (AI), citing disruptive forces and industry competitors as major motivators for...

Cerner Offers New Clinical Decision Support Toolkit for Opioid Safety

by Jennifer Bresnick

In 2016, just under 50,000 people died of an opioid-related overdose. Illegal substances such as heroin and fentanyl have taken an increasingly heavy toll on public health since the middle of the decade. But the National Institutes of...

Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare Spending to Hit $36B

by Jennifer Bresnick

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 is slated to expand from its current $2.1 billion...

Deep Learning Tool Matches Human Experts at Sleep Test Scoring

by Jessica Kent

A deep learning tool was able to replicate diagnostic scores for sleep staging, sleep apnea, and limb movements at a level of accuracy comparable to that of human clinicians, a study published in JAMIA revealed. Common sleep disorders...

Blockchain, AI, NLP Target of Late-Year Healthcare Acquisitions

by Jennifer Bresnick

The impending holiday season is no reason for healthcare companies to slow down their strategic plans, according to 3M, M*Modal, Change Healthcare, and PokitDok. All four companies are shifting position – buying or being bought...

Artificial Intelligence, Big Data Basics Lead Top 10 Stories of 2018

by Jennifer Bresnick

Healthcare professionals gearing up for a data-driven 2019 have spent the past year equipping themselves with the knowledge they need to succeed in a heavily digital environment. Readers of HealthITAnalytics.com couldn’t get enough...

Deep Learning Tool Could Offer MRI Clinical Decision Support

by Jessica Kent

Applying a deep learning model to knee magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exams helped increase the accuracy and speed of knee injury classification, and could provide clinical decision support for radiologists, a study published in PLOS...

Deep Learning, Blockchain, Big Data to See Huge Growth in Healthcare

by Jennifer Bresnick

There appear to be rosy days ahead for investors and vendors with interests in offering some of the most talk-about technologies to healthcare organizations. The market for products and services rooted in blockchain, deep learning, and...

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