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How Advancements In Healthcare Improve On The Job Safety

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April 15, 2021

How Advancements In Healthcare Improve On The Job Safety

Rapid technological advances affect every aspect of business operations, including workplace

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AI Can Help Reduce Bias In Healthcare

April 09, 2021

AI Can Help Reduce Bias In Healthcare According To Expert Panel

AI algorithms should meet certain requirements to combat bias in healthcare. This was the topic of

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April 08, 2021

Celiac Disease: Understanding the disease, its symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options for patients

The number of people affected by celiac disease has been increasing and the medical world has

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Artificial Intelligence in healthcare

April 08, 2021

Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare: the future is amazing

The role of artificial intelligence in healthcare has been a huge talking point in recent months

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April 08, 2021

Reasons for the Increase in Obesity Worldwide

2.8 million people are estimated to die globally each year from obesity and overweight-related

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Artificial intelligence

April 08, 2021

How Artificial Intelligence Can Improve Clinical Trials

Believe it or not, the artificial intelligence market for healthcare is expected to exceed more

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artificial intelligence in healthcare

April 08, 2021

4 Barriers to Adopting Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare and How to Overcome Them

The adoption of artificial intelligence in healthcare has been a hot topic and rightly so. AI

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March 04, 2021

7 Tips On How To Get More Health Insurance Leads In 2021

There is no doubt that healthcare in America changed the moment that the Affordable Care Act was

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December 19, 2020

New Study Highlights the Potential Benefits of Gaming for the Brain

Gaming has always been a contentious topic that elicits a lot of tongue-wagging, especially among

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December 13, 2020

Colorado’s Cannabis Market: 2020 update

More and more people are delving into the use of various cannabis products to help them manage

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American Healthcare System

November 03, 2020

Addressing Shortages in the American Healthcare System

A Growing Problem The American healthcare system is playing a risky game with its short supply of

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October 26, 2020

How different activities affect the brain

The human brain is one of the most complex things known to man. We know so much about it, yet its

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October 24, 2020

Important Tips For An Impactful Healthcare Professional Essay In 2021

Healthcare professionals are individuals that are certified to provide care and treatment

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Telemedicine fraud scheme

October 18, 2020

Kalispell Nurse Practitioner Indicted In $10M Telemedicine Fraud Scheme

In shocking news coming out of Kalispell, MT, two nurse practitioners have been indicted and

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Halloween Gatherings

October 12, 2020

Health Department In Illinois Seeks To Discourage Halloween Gatherings

In a further blow to our way of life, Covid-19 is now attacking our holidays too. The Illinois

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September 15, 2020

Quick Tips On How To Manage Pain Levels During the Lockdown

The COVID-19 pandemic is making everyone struggle as people try to adapt to the new normal. Many

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Gambling Psychology

September 10, 2020

Gambling Psychology: How The Brain Responds To Motives & Money

What happens to your brain when you gamble? Well, that is a good question. I hope to be able to

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Medtech Investors

September 09, 2020

Why Large Medtech Investors Demand Thriving Companies

Long-term MedTech investors are clear in their expectations. They don’t just want the companies

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10 Reasons the Healthcare Industry is Still Not Innovating in 2018 | Healthcare Weekly

September 09, 2020

Op-Ed: 10 Reasons the Healthcare Industry is Still Not Innovating in 2021

In a recent radio interview, I talked about why the healthcare industry is in an excellent

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Life Image podcast: image of radiology screenings

August 25, 2020

[Podcast] How Would An Interoperable Healthcare System in Action Look Like?

Today’s guest is Matt Michela, CEO of Life Image. Life Image is the world’s largest medical

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July 21, 2020

The Perfect Heart Monitor: Best 7 Products on The Market & How to Choose The Best

Want to keep an eye on the health of your ticker and ensure that it’s always in tip-top shape? A

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Rheumatoid Arthritis

July 08, 2020

Rheumatoid Arthritis: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is a systemic autoimmune disease that affects less than 1% of the U.S

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Telehealth Awards

June 22, 2020

FCC COVID-19 Telehealth Awards Exceed $100M: The 11 Biggest Awards

The Federal Communications Commission has approved ten rounds of telehealth program applications,

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VITAS Healthcare

June 08, 2020

VITAS Healthcare at a Glance

At Healthcare Weekly we occasionally take a deep dive into prominent players in the industry,

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Best Tasting Protein Powder

June 04, 2020

The Best Tasting Protein Powders for Your Fitness Routine

Protein is an indispensable nutrient for your health and overall well-being at any age and

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North Country Healthcare

May 21, 2020

North Country Healthcare Profile

Every so often at Healthcare Weekly, we highlight some influential industry players, putting their

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CBD oil

May 09, 2020

CBD & CBD Oil – Benefits, Use Cases and Side Effects

CBD oil is the in-thing right now. It’s touted as a natural remedy with a wide range of

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Hacienda HealthCare

May 04, 2020

Hacienda HealthCare: Can They Overcome Their Shocking and Appalling Past?

From time to time at Healthcare Weekly we like to take a deeper look into prominent players in the

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Himalayan Salt Lamp

April 20, 2020

Himalayan Salt Lamps: Health Benefits and Buyer’s Guide

Over the past couple of years, Himalayan salt lamps have become especially popular, finding their

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Apple and Google Fight COVID-19

April 20, 2020

Rare Collaboration: Apple and Google Team up to Fight COVID-19

An alliance of Apple and Google seemed like an improbable prospect in the past, but thanks to the

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benefits brokers

April 15, 2020

[Podcast] Let’s Talk About Healthcare Benefits Brokers in America

On today’s episode, our guest is Dave Chase, Cofounder and Creator of Health Rosetta. His

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Does CBD Oil Expire

April 14, 2020

Does CBD Oil Expire? 10 Things You Should Know

For many people, CBD oil is a godsend treatment that alleviates uncomfortable health problems such

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Best CBD Oil

April 08, 2020

Best CBD Oils This Year

Cannabidiol (CBD) is only one part of the marijuana plant, but it is gaining attention for its

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April 01, 2020

Ultimate Guide To Big Data In Healthcare

Global big data in the healthcare market is expected to reach $34.27 billion by 2022 at a CAGR of

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A How-to Guide for Measuring the ROI of Your Digital Transformation | Healthcareweekly

March 29, 2020

How to Measure the ROI of Digital Healthcare Innovation

The rise of highly engaging digital experiences from e-commerce sites and the shift towards

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Healthcare Workers

March 19, 2020

Healthcare Workers Need Training, Upskilling to Realise Potential Of AI

There is an urgent need to attract, educate and train a generation of data-literate healthcare

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IBM’s Summit

March 15, 2020

IBM’s Summit Supercomputer, Used by Energy Department to Fight Coronavirus

Researchers at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) used IBM’s

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Fitbit profits

March 12, 2020

Fitbit Profits Dropped While Waiting for the Deal With Google to Go Through

While waiting for regulators’ approval of its acquisition by Google, Fitbit is registering lower

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Illinois Recreational Marijuana

March 06, 2020

Illinois Recreational Marijuana: Your Complete Guide to What’s Legal, What Isn’t, and What’s Next

On January 1, 2020 marijuana became legal for recreational use in Illinois.  The state is the

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Youth Vaping

February 11, 2020

New FDA Chief Hints at Tougher Action on Youth Vaping

New Food and Drug Administration head Stephen Hahn has vowed to take tougher steps against teen

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Discrimination in Healthcare Scheduling

February 05, 2020

Tulane Study Finds Discrimination in Healthcare Scheduling

Researchers have found discrimination and bias may force some patients to wait longer than others

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A new study shows that up to one in three United Kingdom doctors are affected by burnout and work-related stress, the latest research

February 03, 2020

New Report: One In 3 UK Doctors Suffer From Burnout, Exhaustion and Stress

A new study shows that up to one in three United Kingdom doctors are affected by burnout and

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Innovations in Cardiovascular Disease

January 10, 2020

5 Innovations That Will Change the Treatment of Heart Disease

The functions of the human heart continue to challenge physicians worldwide. A quick glance at

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blockchain in healthcare

January 10, 2020

The Global “Blockchain in Healthcare” Report: The 2021 Ultimate Guide For Every Executive

US is spending around 20 percent of its GDP on healthcare. Which is massive. That’s why it comes

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January 09, 2020

When Technology Doesn’t Solve a Problem: Use of E-Cigarettes Can Nearly Double the Risk of Heart Attacks (Study)

Technology is the driving force behind innovation in healthcare.  That is reflected not only

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healthcare startups

November 19, 2019

38 Best Healthcare Startups to Watch in 2021

At Healthcare Weekly, we take innovations from healthcare startups very seriously. Whether it’s

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October 02, 2019

CBD Oil & ADHD: How It Works [Guide]

CBD oil has fast become a treatment for several different ailments. While there

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Surgeons Plan To Retire Early

October 02, 2019

1 in 5 Surgeons Plan To Retire Early Due To Physical Strain Of Surgeries 

  Results of a new survey show that one in five surgeons in the U.S. plans to retire early

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Fitbit Charge 3

September 27, 2019

New Fitbit Charge 3 Tracks Sleep Apnea

Welcome to Fitbit Charge 3, the significant upgrade to the bestselling Charge 2 device. The new

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September 12, 2019

U.K. Invests $300m In AI Lab To Kickstart New Health Digitization Plan

The United Kingdom’s National Health Service or NHS will invest just over $300 million in an

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US opioid crisis

September 12, 2019

Big Pharma Will Face Trials Over Opioid Addiction, Judge Rules

A U.S. judge has paved the way for a landmark trial in which pharmaceutical companies are being

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CVS-Aetna Merger

September 07, 2019

CVS-Aetna Merger Finally Gets Approval

A federal judge has begrudgingly approved CVS Health’s acquisition of Aetna for $69 billion,

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Oscar Health

September 05, 2019

Oscar Health Announced Its Expansion to 12 New Geographical Regions Next Year

New York-based insurtech startup Oscar Health announced on August 22nd its plans to begin the

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IPhone to Detect Dementia

August 17, 2019

Apple, Eli Lilly and Evidation Study Shows iPhones Can Help Detect Dementia

With up to 27 percent of Americans expected to own a wearable device by 2024, the data these

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Breast Ultrasound

July 19, 2019

Breast Ultrasound Market to Enter 2020 Strong and Will Continue Growing

A number of new reports have forecast continued growth of the global breast ultrasound markets.

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July 17, 2019

Podcast: Can emerging tech help detect dementia at an early stage?

Can an iPad application help detect dementia and Alzheimer’s at an early stage? One

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Alzheimer’s testing

June 28, 2019

AI could help diagnose and manage Alzheimer’s and predict heart attacks

Around 44 million people in the world are living with either Alzheimer’s disease (AD) or a

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June 08, 2019

Can AI save lives and reduce hospitals costs? One startup is doing it already!

In the latest episode of the HCW podcast, Codrin Arsene talks to Samir Manjure, CEO of KenSci, a

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cancer detection

June 02, 2019

Google AI better at finding lung cancer than doctors

Google and researchers from various medical centers, including Northwestern University in Illinois

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Ai healthcare

May 03, 2019

Google is working to develop multiple AI powered solutions for healthcare

AI and healthcare represent a very tempting combination for any company with an outlook on the

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April 05, 2019

[Podcast]: Shaping the future: How Blythedale Children’s Hospital uses technology to help children live independent lives

Assistive technologies represent one of the most underrated topics in the healthcare industry

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April 02, 2019

Nvidia introduced Clara AI, the new star toolkit built for radiologists

When looking into the future of healthcare, two major components are of significance: qualified

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Artificial Intelligence in healthcare

March 31, 2019

New Study Shows the Amazing Benefits of AI in Healthcare

A new study has shown how artificial intelligence (AI) can be used in healthcare, with a

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Heart Valve

March 21, 2019

New Heart Valves May Make Open Heart Surgery A Thing Of The Past

Two new studies by Edward Life Sciences and Medtronic Plc show that non-invasive heart valve

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Cleveland Clinic AI

March 16, 2019

Cleveland Clinic Launches Artificial Intelligence Center

Cleveland Clinic has launched a new Center for Clinical Artificial Intelligence (AI) whose aim is

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Artificial Intelligence cancer prediction

March 06, 2019

Artificial Intelligence Platform Can Help Scientists Identify and Anticipate Cancer Development

A team led by scientists at the University of California and the University of Surrey, Gilford,

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Amazon AI

March 04, 2019

How Amazon Is Using AI For Its Health Initiatives

Artificial Intelligence (AI) has come a long way since it was first used in the health sector in

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healthcare bills

March 02, 2019

Less than 10 years, half of the U.S. health bill will be Government covered

According to a recently released federal report, government at all levels will be paying nearly

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February 23, 2019

AI powered solutions for patient centered healthcare, launched at HIMSS19

Last week, more than 45,000 health IT professionals met in Orlando, Florida, to showcase

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AI Can Diagnose Pediatric Diseases

February 19, 2019

AI System Can Diagnose Pediatric Diseases As Well As Experienced Physicians

Pediatric diseases can be tricky for even the most seasoned doctors, but a new artificial

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AI Clinical decision support

February 13, 2019

Report: Policy Rethink Needed On Bringing AI Into Clinical Decision Making

A new white paper has identified the policy needs for incorporating artificial intelligence (AI)

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Healthcare Social Media Strategy

February 11, 2019

Healthcare Social Media Strategy: 5 Ways to Build Trust

As customers increasingly take to social media, healthcare organizations should follow their

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Virtual reality

January 29, 2019

Researchers: Virtual Reality Could Be Game Changer In Cancer Treatment

Researchers and physicians at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Dana-Farber Cancer Institute want

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opioid overdose

January 28, 2019

Direct-to-physician marketing favors opioid overdose epidemic, study finds

Data from a new study prove the opioids epidemic is directly related to marketed prescription

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Healthcare chatbots

January 25, 2019

Consumers have trouble completely trusting healthcare chatbots, study finds

As patients become more and more comfortable with digitally sharing personal information,

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digital health funding

January 24, 2019

Digital Health Funding Breaks New Record In 2018

Global venture capital (VC) funding in digital health, including private equity and corporate VC

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Cervical Cancer

January 19, 2019

AI technology Beats Human at Detecting Cervical Cancer in NIH Study

A computer algorithm, developed by National Institutes of Health (NIH) researchers, was able to

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American Hospitals

January 17, 2019

American Hospitals now Required to List Their Medical Prices Online

Hospitals in America are now required to post their list prices online as of January 1st, 2019.

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340B Program

January 08, 2019

Expanding 340B Program Under Increased Scrutiny

A new study by the Berkeley Research Group (BRG) reveals that per-patient spending at 340B

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Healthcare workers

December 23, 2018

Third Of Healthcare Workers Aware Of Cyber Attacks Against Their Companies

At least a third of healthcare workers say their companies have been targeted by cybercriminals

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Kaia Health

December 22, 2018

Kaia Health new AI app lets COPD patients better manage condition from home

Increasing use of Smartphone apps to help manage different health issues or help us to lead a

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U.S. doctors

December 20, 2018

29 percent of U.S. doctors are born outside the U.S., new study shows

The American healthcare system increasingly relies on immigrants, and the population’s growing

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healthcare system

November 13, 2018

How Can AI help the Healthcare System with its Increasing Red-Tape Problem?

The U.S. healthcare system faces major challenges in the present; it has to prepare for even

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November 10, 2018

AI Will Radically Change Healthcare, says Microsoft CEO

Microsoft Chief Executive Officer, Satya Nadella has said artificial intelligence (AI) can

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November 09, 2018

Doc.AI Acquires In Effort To Make AI More Accessible, a blockchain based artificial intelligence (AI) that performs deep learning computations

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Smart Health Solutions

November 08, 2018

Thai City, Khon Kaen Launches Innovative Smart Health Solutions

Khon Kaen City, the ninth largest municipality in Thailand, has come up with a smart health

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Health Tech Summit

November 08, 2018

Lessons from the Chicago-Israel Health Tech Summit

Innovation still continues to be an illusive dream for many executives in the healthcare industry.

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Retail clinics

November 07, 2018

Retail Clinics and Surprise Bills are Changing Healthcare Customer Behavior

The steady rise of retail clinics and other affordable outpatient settings, and accumulated

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November 05, 2018

Scripps, Nvidia Announce Partnership on AI, Deep Learning Best Practices

Scripps Research Translational Institute and Nvidia are partnering to develop artificial

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November 04, 2018

Report: Chicago Ranked as the 54th Best City in the Country for Healthcare

A new report shows that while Chicago is getting healthcare right, there’s also a lot of room

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Digital Authority Partners

November 03, 2018

Healthcare Weekly’s Parent Company Receives Timmy Award for Best Tech Workplace Diversity

When founders Codrin Arsene and Michael Reddy first conceptualized Healthcare Weekly, they

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Healthcare for Children

November 01, 2018

A One-of-a-Kind Partnership Aims to Improve Healthcare for Children in Illinois

Top three healthcare organizations in Illinois are teaming up to improve pediatric care in the

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October 25, 2018

Empathy, the Overlooked Tool that Could Reshape the Healthcare System

So much effort nowadays goes into discovering the best medical technologies to treat patients

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life expectancy rankings

October 24, 2018

Study: The U.S. Drops to 64th Place in Life Expectancy Rankings

Japan will be dethroned by 2040 as the world leader in life expectancy. Instead, Spain will move

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October 24, 2018

National Academy of Medicine Publication Pleads for Healthcare System Interoperability

To function properly, the healthcare industry has to meet some very important conditions. It needs

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Health Equity

October 22, 2018

Innovators: Call for Prize Winning Ways to Reduce Unequal Healthcare Access

Of the multiple factors that contribute to someone’s overall health, many are outside of the

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Nobel laureates

October 21, 2018

2018 Nobel Laureates’ Contribute to Better, More Compassionate Medicine

Principles of antique medicine say a healthy body is not enough, one must also have a sane mind.

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October 19, 2018

Physicians Worry about New Heart Health Apps

Two heart health apps have received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), but

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October 19, 2018

Abbott’s MitraClip for Heart Failure Patients

The Mitraclip, developed by Chicago-based Abbott Laboratories, can greatly reduce death rates in

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Cook County

October 19, 2018

Cook County Sees Boom in Healthcare Jobs – and the Number of Insured Residents

A fairly new Medicaid program for uninsured adults in Cook County is driving growth for healthcare

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Nursing Homes

October 18, 2018

University of Illinois Report: Elders are More Neglected in Private Nursing Homes

A team of Chicago researchers found major discrepancies in standards of care between private and

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October 18, 2018

Google AI’s LYNA Better Than Humans In Detecting Advanced Breast Cancer

Google AI has announced that it has developed an artificial intelligence (AI) tool that can detect

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Deep Lens

October 18, 2018

Deep Lens Exits Stealth Mode With $3.2 Million Seed Funding

Deep Lens, a digital pathology startup, exited “stealth mode” with a seed funding round of

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polio-like illness

October 17, 2018

Health crisis – Illinois Sees Rise in Reports of Polio-Like Illness

Illinois might be on the brink of an outbreak. Ten cases of a polio-like illness were reported in

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October 17, 2018

Millennials skip primary care and this affects the healthcare system

Millennials, the 83 million Americans born between 1981 and 1996 who constitute the nation’s

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October 16, 2018

Blackberry Takes Strides In Healthcare With Blockchain Solution

Blockchain solution at the core of Blackberry’s strategy Blackberry announced partnerships with

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October 11, 2018

Tencent, Medopad Team Up On AI To Speed Up Diagnosis of Parkinson’s

Chinese tech giant, Tencent Holdings has partnered United Kingdom-based Medopad to build an

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healthy eating

October 09, 2018

Healthcare IT news: healthy eating app seeks to close brain behaviour gap

Healthy eating is one of the main health-related behaviors that 21st century Americans are

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Illinois schools

October 08, 2018

15 Illinois schools named among “America’s Healthiest Schools”

The Alliance for a Healthier Generation, a nonprofit founded by the American Heart Association and

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brain scan

October 08, 2018

Researchers Get $3.8M for Brain Imaging Study To Treat Suicidal Patients

Researchers from Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh have received $3.8

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heart-monitoring apps

October 06, 2018

Physicians Worry that Apps Could Lead to Unnecessary Anxiety

Wearables are supposedly the next big thing in medtech, but physicians are worried that

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October 05, 2018

mHealth is Making Healthcare More Customer-Focused

No longer are smartphones just for texts, picture sharing, and an ever-constant stream of news and

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healthcare prices

October 05, 2018

Shopping Around for Healthcare Prices Continues to Increase

One year can drastically change consumer behavior. At least, this seems to be the case when price

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Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

October 04, 2018

Trend Watch: Artificial Intelligence and Healthcare

Artificial intelligence: it seems like everywhere you turn, AI is in the news. From smart cars to

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October 03, 2018

AI, Robotics, Apps At Heart Of AstraZeneca’s China Strategy

Pharmaceutical giant, AstraZeneca is looking to tighten its grip on the Chinese market by using

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September 28, 2018

Smartphones Could Be The Answer To Patient Matching Problems

Inaccurate patient matching and other identification errors have been haunting health service

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September 27, 2018

Accenture Introduces AI Bots Ella and Ethan

Accenture has announced the introduction of Ella and Ethan, two interactive virtual-assistant bots

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September 26, 2018

Google’s Nest is quietly making its way towards digital healthcare for the elderly

Digitalizing the healthcare system is a golden opportunity for companies to make good money.

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Medicare Advantage Plans

September 26, 2018

New Changes to Medicare Advantage Plans Could Delay Treatment for Millions of Seriously Ill Patients

A recent decision from The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) that allows Medicare

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Google algorithm

September 25, 2018

Old Google algorithm, taught new tricks to help diagnose lung cancer

AI is increasingly used across the tech industry for multiple tasks, from speech and face

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artificial pancreas

September 22, 2018

$250 DIY Artificial Pancreas Inspires Industry to Build One by Early 2019

According to the American Diabetes Association, millions of people around the world live with

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September 19, 2018

FDA Approves a High-Performance Stent – First of its Kind in Nearly Two Decades

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) just approved a new covered coronary stent device meant to

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Apple Watch Series 4

September 18, 2018

Apple Announces New Healthcare-Friendly Watch, Obtains FDA Approval

Apple introduced the Apple Watch Series 4 on Wednesday, claiming that the device is better

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September 17, 2018

Digital diabetes market will reach $742M by 2022. What drives this growth?

Diabetes is reaching epidemic proportions and digital health companies are fighting back with

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September 05, 2018

Circulation Strikes Deal with Partners HealthCare

Partners HealthCare have announced an agreement with Circulation to provide transportation

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digital disruption

September 05, 2018

Digital Disruption: The Transformation of Blockchain in Healthcare

As blockchain continues to build momentum, there remains varying perceptions of the efficacy of

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virtual healthcare

August 30, 2018

Virtual Healthcare Startup Izzy Care on Mission to Revolutionize Healthcare

A New York-based virtual healthcare startup, Izzy Care, says it is on a mission to revolutionize

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virus outbreak detection

August 27, 2018

Scientists Develop Model To Predict Enterovirus Outbreaks 2 Years In Advance

Researchers at the United Kingdom’s Imperial College London have developed a mathematical model

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August 25, 2018

RDMD Gets $3 Million to Keep Researching Rare Diseases

RDMD, a San Francisco based healthcare technology company which aims to advance  research for

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biotech company

August 24, 2018

UK Biotech Company Raises $84 Million for Novel Cancer Therapies

A United Kingdom based biotechnology company focusing on novel cancer therapies has secured $84

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Medically fragile

August 23, 2018

A New Illinois Healthcare Bill to Help ‘Medically Fragile’ Kids

Illinois governor Bruce Rauner has signed a bill that will give better Medicaid coverage to

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epipen direct competitor

August 23, 2018

The FDA Approved the First Direct Generic Competitor to the EpiPen

EpiPen, the biggest name-brand injector drug used to treat patients with life-threatening allergic

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Apple Putting Together Team to Develop its Own Health Chips

August 21, 2018

Apple Putting Together Team to Develop its Own Health Chips

According to reports from CNBC, Apple is putting together a team to create a custom processor that

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orchard therapeutics

August 21, 2018

$150 Million in Series C Funding To Drive Orchard Therapeutics Commercialization

United Kingdom-based biotech firm, Orchard Therapeutics has closed a successful Series C financing

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pain policies

August 17, 2018

Report: Illinois Has Room For Improvement When It Comes to Pain Policies For Cancer Patients

Illinois is being praised in a new report for increasing access to healthcare through Medicaid and

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Series A funding

August 16, 2018

Ambys Gets $140 Million Series A Funding to Cure Liver Disease

A new biotechnology company, Ambys Medicines, which is developing regenerative medicines for liver

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affordable health insurance Illinois

August 16, 2018

Is More Affordable Health Insurance Coming to Illinois?

Illinois could offer more affordable health insurance to more people by 2019, as reported by The

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Startup Competitions

August 16, 2018

19 Top Healthcare Startup Competitions

If you’re a startup in the healthcare space, there has never been a more exciting time to

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online pharmacy pillpack

August 15, 2018

Amazon Enters Prescription Drug Industry, Buys Online Pharmacy PillPack

Amazon made waves in the healthcare industry recently by acquiring online pharmacy PillPack in a

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Patient Care GM and Ford Health

August 14, 2018

Will Patient Care Improve as GM and Ford Health Sign Innovative Contract?

General Motors is offering a new, lower-cost health insurance option to salaried employees. Called

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Regenerative Medicine

August 13, 2018

Bright Prospects for Regenerative Medicine Industry, as Samumed Raises $438 Million

Drugmaker Samumed last week announced that it had closed its A-6 round of equity issuance with

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IncludeHealth Ryan Eder

August 13, 2018

Redefining Physical Exercise as We Know It: 3 things I Learned From Ryan Eder, CEO at IncludeHealth

Despite accounting for 18% of our country’s GDP, the healthcare industry has undergone very few

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howard buffett

August 11, 2018

Howard Buffett Announces $30M Illinois Investment to Fight Drug Addiction

The private foundation of Howard Buffett, eldest son of Berkshire Hathaway’s billionaire

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August 10, 2018

Blue Cross Blue Shield Gives Steep Discounts for Fitbit Products to its 60 Million Members

Once considered a fad, wearable fitness gadgets are rapidly working their way into insurance

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August 10, 2018

See Which 10 Healthcare Startups Secured Over $1.7 Billion in Funding

It’s no surprise that healthcare startups are synonymous with future of the industry. The

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Illinois Veteran's Nursing Home Lawsuit

August 09, 2018

Illinois Faces Another Lawsuit Over Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak Death

The state of Illinois faces another lawsuit over the wrongful death of a veteran after reported

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August 05, 2018

Four Cities Are Suing Trump Administration Over ACA Rollback

Baltimore, Chicago, Columbus, and Cincinnati sued the Trump administration on Thursday, August 2,

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Blockchain is Reshaping Healthcare

August 03, 2018

This Week in Healthtech: Blockchain is Reshaping the Healthcare Industry

Week ending 08-03-2018: U.S. Healthcare companies and hospital systems are turning to Blockchain

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August 02, 2018

Illinois on Track to Adopt New Telemedicine Law

A task force to modernize Illinois’ telemedicine policies in order to improve quality and

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alzheimer's treatment

August 01, 2018

Alector Receives $133 Million Towards Developing Treatments for Alzheimer’s

On Wednesday, Alector, a startup that focuses on developing new treatments for Alzheimer’s

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July 31, 2018

Will Madaket Save Hospitals and Healthcare Providers $130 Billion Each Year?

Madaket Health, a cloud-based, healthcare SaaS platform solution has received $10 million in

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big pharma news

July 30, 2018

Great News for Big Pharma: BenevolentAI Uses New Funds to Prepare ALS Drug Clinical Trials

This spring, an investor-backed British artificial intelligence start-up, BenevolentAI, received

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July 29, 2018

The U.S. is the Most Dangerous Place to Give Birth in the Developed World. Here’s Why.

Maternal mortality is dropping worldwide, except in the United States, where new data points to an

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Beddr SleepTuner

July 27, 2018

Beddr SleepTuner Gets $5.6M in Funding to Establish Itself in U.S. Consumer Market

Beddr received $5.6 million in Series A funding to bring its sleep tracker, the Beddr SleepTuner,

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AI Revolutionizes Diagnosis

July 27, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
Artificial Intelligence Revolutionizes Diagnosis

Week Ending 07-27-2018: Funding for AI Startups advancing medical diagnosis, NIH lends support to

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23andMe DNA Database

July 26, 2018

GSK Pays $300 Million to Partner with 23andMe and Its Data

The genetic testing company 23andMe announced that GlaxoSmithKline will pay $300 million for

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WeDoctor Health App

July 26, 2018

Ambitious Start-Up to Drive Change in China’s Healthcare System

Healthcare start-up WeDoctor is on an ambitious mission to revolutionize China’s healthcare

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healthcare ai startup

July 24, 2018

$12.5 Million Funding for K Health, a Healthcare AI Startup That Helps People Self-Diagnose Their Medical Conditions

Artificial Intelligence start-up, Kang Health, has received $12.5 million in new funding for their

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healthcare data

July 23, 2018

Want to Sell Your Medical Data? Hu-manity Has a Blockchain-Based App for That allows users to sell their patient data to big pharma directly by cutting the

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July 22, 2018

Spring Health Gets Funding to Help Businesses Offer Affordable Mental Health Care to Their Employees

According to, a recent Everest College survey revealed that 83% of American

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July 21, 2018

Israeli Startup Carbyne Brings 911 Calls Into the 21st Century

Carbyne’s leading NG911 call handling platform — a platform that integrates real-time

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July 20, 2018

Verge Genomics Wants to Use Artificial Intelligence to Cure Diseases (and Gets $32M in Funding to Get There)

Drug discovery is a long and tedious enterprise. According to Tufts Center for the Study of Drug

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3 Exciting Advances in Biotechnology

July 20, 2018

3 Exciting Advances in Biotechnology

Biotechnology has profoundly changed the way people are being diagnosed and treated. Medical trail

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Value-based care

July 20, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
Value-Based Care and Maximizing Patient Outcomes

Week Ending 07-20-2018: Optimizing patient outcomes and management costs through value-based

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July 19, 2018

Embleema Propels Healthcare Into the Future: New Platform Empowers Patients to Own & Share Their Medical Data 

New-York based Embleema announced on Tuesday the launch of a HIPAA compliant healthcare blockchain

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EHR Technology Empowers Patients

July 13, 2018

This Week in Healthtech: Empowering Patients Through EHR Technology

Week Ending 07-13-18: How companies are empowering patients with emerging EHR technology 150,000

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Simon Stertzer on Driving Innovation in Cardiovascular Intervention

July 10, 2018

Simon Stertzer on Driving Innovation in Cardiovascular Intervention

Organization: Stanford University, BioCardia Interviewee: Dr. Simon H. Stertzer, Professor

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Trump Freezes Payments

July 09, 2018

Trump Administration Freezes Billions of Dollars in Payments to Insurers

On Saturday, July 7th, the Trump administration announced it would suspend payments of billions

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mobile health and telemedicine

July 06, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
The Rise of Mobile Health

Week Ending 07-06-18: The rise of mobile health: telemedicine and doctors on-demand Telemedicine

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Independence Plus Complex Care Support

July 05, 2018

CEOs Must Adapt as Tech Changes Patient-Doctor Relationships

Organization: Independence Plus Interviewee: Danilo Coité, MD, CEO A trained physician with 15

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3D Printed Heart

July 01, 2018

Scientists Can 3D Print Human Heart Tissue

Biolife4D, a Chicago-based biotech startup, announced that it can bioprint human cardiac

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artificial intelligence and machine learning in healthcare data security

June 29, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
Bridging Healthcare Regulation and Tech

Week Ending 06-29-18: Bridging healthcare regulation and tech: the newest breakthrough

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AI & Healthcare Data Security

June 28, 2018

4 Ways AI Can Improve Healthcare Data Security

Here’s a startling statistic: health records are worth 40 times more than credit card data on

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Emerging health insurance model

June 22, 2018

Membership Medicine: The Emerging Model Coming Out Against Health Insurance

More and more direct primary care clinics are shifting from traditional health insurance to

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Healthcare innovation advances health industry

June 22, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
Are Healthcare Innovation Hubs the Future?

Week Ending 06-22-18: Healthcare innovation hubs become the future for many healthcare

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Benefits and challenges in artificial intelligence in healthcare

June 15, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

Week Ending 06-15-18: Artificial Intelligence adoption and the future of AI in healthcare Cloud

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CVS Aetna deal

June 14, 2018

AT&T-Warner Bros Merger Gives High Hopes for CVS-Aetna Deal

AT&T-Warner Bros merger gives high hopes for CVS-Aetna deal. June 12, 2018, was an historic

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virtual reality to treat pain

June 08, 2018

Easing Pain With Virtual Reality: What US Health Providers Can Learn From Their French Counterparts

The latest breakthrough towards VR in healthcare comes from a French startup that wants to bring

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Apple, Amazon, and health apps

June 08, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
Amazon’s Secret Lab

Week Ending 06-08-18: Big news from Apple, Amazon’s secret lab, and health app safety. Apple is

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How to Prepare Your Organization for Emerging Technologies

June 05, 2018

How to Prepare Your Organization for Emerging Technologies

According to recent estimates by the Office of the Actuary at the Center for Medicare and Medicaid

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Opioid crisis

June 01, 2018

FDA Calls Forth Innovators Who Can Tackle the Opioid Crisis

The FDA called on manufactures to enter a program meant to accelerate the innovation of medical

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AI for accurate diagnoses

June 01, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
AI Beats Doctor’s Diagnosis

Week Ending 06-01-18: Artificial Intelligence beats doctor’s diagnoses, Tampa hospital makes

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5 Ways Technology Can Reduce Healthcare Costs | Healthcare Weekly

May 30, 2018

5 Ways Technology Can Reduce Healthcare Costs

Despite the current favorable economic climate, healthcare margins are likely to continue

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healthcare consumerism and patient experiences

May 25, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
Is Healthcare Consumerism Changing the Industry?

Week Ending 05-25-18: Healthcare consumerism and how technology, strategic partnerships, and

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Doctors start podcast

May 22, 2018

Michigan Doctors Embrace Technology and Start Their Own Health Podcast

Two doctors from Michigan started a health podcast that will soon be available on Spotify. A

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Shark Tank

May 18, 2018

Healthcare Network Drives Innovation With ‘Shark Tank’-like Contest

Northwell Health, New York’s largest healthcare provider, hosted a ‘Shark Tank’-like contest

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Reduce Administrative Burden With Healthcare Technology

May 18, 2018

Reduce Administrative Burden With Healthcare Technology

It’s no secret that the healthcare industry is in the midst of dramatic change. From the

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Artificial intelligence and drug industry

May 18, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
AI Meets Big Pharma

Week Ending 05-18-18: What AI means to Big Pharma, drug discovery and research; Pfizer partners

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Benefits and challenges of AI and Blockchain in healthcare

May 11, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
Data Security in Healthcare

Week Ending 05-11-18: How artificial intelligence and machine learning are changing data security

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Google assistant passes human test

May 10, 2018

Google Assistant Passes the Human Test. Physicians & Hospitals Will Save Billions

On May 10, 2018, Google made history yet again, this time at the Google I/O conference. The

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Amazon in Healthcare: How the Online Giant Will Disrupt the Industry | Healthcare Weekly

May 08, 2018

Amazon in Healthcare: How the Online Giant Will Disrupt Healthcare

There are plenty of challenges and complexities involved in the disruption of

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Venture Capitalists invest in healthcare

May 08, 2018

Another Unlikely Partnership in Healthcare: Venture Capitalists and the Greater Good

One venture capital firm is taking on economic disparity in healthcare, and bringing modern care

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FDA and digital innovation

May 04, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
The FDA Speeds Up Innovation in Healthcare

Week Ending 05-04-18: The FDA, pre-certification, and the medical device industry Statement from

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FDA approve artificial intelligence

April 30, 2018

AI Comes to Healthcare With FDA Approval

As AI permeates every industry, it’s no surprise that healthcare is up next. The FDA made its

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Digital health on the rise

April 27, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
Patient Engagement Powered by Digital Innovation

Week Ending 04-27-18: The patient, the employee, the consumer: engaging users and changing the

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April 25, 2018

Technology and Patient Care: 3 Ways Technology Can Increase Patient Satisfaction

For many hospitals and medical centers, increasing patient satisfaction is a never-ending process.

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Femtech innovation

April 20, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
Femtech and Women’s Health

Week Ending 04-20-18: The femtech movement and what is means for women’s health, Frost and

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April 13, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
Digital Innovation Advances Healthcare Industry

Week Ending 04-13-18: Healthtech company sees another round of investment, BCBS partners with

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Is Augmented Reality Healthcare Here To Stay? | HealthcareWeekly

April 12, 2018

Is Augmented Reality Healthcare Here To Stay?

How much do you know about augmented virtual reality? Even if your answer to this question is

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Digital Transformation in Healthcare: 3 Trends to Watch | Healthcare Weekly

April 10, 2018

Digital Transformation in Healthcare: 3 Trends to Watch

The digital transformation of the healthcare industry is in the news for a reason. According to

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Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning

April 08, 2018

Are Deep Neural Networks and AI the Next Frontier for Aging Research?

Could Deep Neural Networks lead us to the Fountain of Youth? At least one company thinks so.

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Voice assistants in healthcare

April 06, 2018

This Week in Healthtech:
Voice Assistants Revolutionize Healthcare

Week Ending 04-06-18: Voice assistants tried and tested at Boston Children’s Hospital, Alexa can

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