October 16, 2018 | by Nqaba Matshazi

Blackberry Takes Strides In Healthcare With Blockchain Solution

Blackberry

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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Smartphones

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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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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e-cigarettes

September 11, 2018

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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Blockchain in Healthcare

September 06, 2018

7 Applications of Blockchain in Healthcare

‘Blockchain’ has become something of a buzzword in the past year or so. Fundamentally,

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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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Fitbit Charge 3

August 27, 2018

New Fitbit Charge 3 to Track Sleep Apnea

Fitbit just announced an update to their bestselling Charge 2 device. The new tracking feature

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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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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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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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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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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

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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

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July 22, 2018

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

According to tinypulse.com, 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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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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Innovations in Cardiovascular Disease

July 12, 2018

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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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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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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Healthcare Social Media Strategy

June 13, 2018

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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