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Category: Med Tech


Innovation, Med Tech

3 Steps to Unlock the True Potential of AI for Health Leaders

May 29, 2024

Via: HitConsultant

The AI buzz is not subsiding, making headlines across industries. In his summary article about the 2024 HIMSS conference, Chilmark Research’s John Moore III noted, “Good luck trying to get noticed for anything other than AI or cybersecurity (in the […]


EHR & EMR, Innovation, Med Tech

AI Chatbots Improving Mental Health Support in Telehealth Training

May 28, 2024

Via: Health IT Answers

Telehealth is on the rise, but most medical professionals are overwhelmed with their current workloads and aren’t prepared to take on additional training. This is where artificial intelligence chatbots come in — they could ease the burden while improving their […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Revolutionizing Medical AI: John Snow Labs’ LLMs Outperforms GPT-4, Med-PaLM2

May 21, 2024

Via: HitConsultant

This accomplishment signifies John Snow Labs’ dedication to delivering the most accurate medical LLMs available. Here are three key milestones: Overall Accuracy: Their LLM achieved an impressive 87.35 score on the Open Medical LLM leaderboard’s standardized test harness. This surpasses […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Why an Enterprise Master Person Index is Foundational for Health Tech Innovation

May 17, 2024

Via: HitConsultant

Healthcare is poised to become the world’s fastest-growing source of data in the next year (RBC Capital Markets), accumulating from sources that are as varied as they are numerous, including hospitals, doctors’ offices, retail clinics, and wearable devices. While this […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Optimizing Revenue Cycle Management With Health IT Solutions

May 17, 2024

Via: Health IT Answers

Healthcare is a field that survives on evolving along with society. Whether it’s innovations in life-saving technology or fluctuations in revenue generation, professionals in the health industry must keep abreast of these changes and adapt accordingly. Revenue cycle management (RCM) […]


Innovation, Med Tech

HHS Announces Funding Opportunity to Improve AI-Powered Healthcare & Behavioral Health IT

May 14, 2024

Via: HitConsultant

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC), is seeking innovative solutions to advance healthcare through artificial intelligence (AI) and improve health IT adoption in behavioral health […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Triomics Secures $15M to Automate Oncology Workflows with GenAI

May 10, 2024

Via: HitConsultant

Currently, oncology staff grapple with manually searching massive amounts of patient data to identify suitable clinical trials and treatment pathways. This time-consuming process often leads to: Delays in patient care: Manual data analysis can take hours per patient, potentially causing patients […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Revolutionizing Healthcare with Data Extraction Technology

May 8, 2024

Via: HitConsultant

In the evolving landscape of the healthcare industry, technology advancements play a pivotal role in enhancing efficiency, accuracy, and helping reduce the workload on overburdened staff. Despite significant progress in interoperability, traditional methods, such as faxing, continue to be a […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Revvity introduces automated tuberculosis testing platform

April 25, 2024

Via: Medical Device Network

Revvity, a global provider of health science solutions, has announced the launch of the automated tuberculosis testing platform, Auto-Pure 2400 liquid handler, for use with the T-SPOT.TB test. The integration of Revvity’s T-SPOT.TB test with the Auto-Pure 2400 liquid handling […]


Innovation, Med Tech

The Future of Human Health May Require Unlocking Access to Our Health Data

April 23, 2024

Via: HitConsultant

The synergy of artificial intelligence (AI) and medical imaging has opened new horizons for healthcare. AI-mediated computer vision has been in use in oncology for more than 20 years; however, its arrival in other medical fields, notably dentistry, is more […]


Innovation, Med Tech

FDA authorises Prenosis’ AI-based tool for sepsis diagnosis

April 4, 2024

Via: Medical Device Network

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted marketing authorisation for Prenosis’ AI tool Sepsis ImmunoScore, to diagnose sepsis. This authorisation, achieved through the De Novo pathway, represents the first-ever FDA approval of an AI/machine learning (ML) software as […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Democratizing Healthcare: How Telehealth and AI Are Transforming Access and Affordability

April 3, 2024

Via: HitConsultant

Each year, the financial barriers to healthcare continue to become more pronounced in the US. For example, the health expenditure per person in the US was $12,555 in 2022, with comparable countries spending about half of that. These costs can […]


Innovation, Med Tech, Regulatory

Beacon obtains FDA clearance for SleepStageML software

March 28, 2024

Via: Medical Device Network

Beacon Biosignals has secured the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) 510(k) clearance for SleepStageML, a machine learning software designed to enhance sleep analysis. This development expands the company’s analytical capabilities, extending from at-home sleep monitoring to include in-lab polysomnography, […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Quibim launches QP-Liver tool for diffuse liver disease diagnosis

March 25, 2024

Via: Medical Device Network

Quibim has announced the launch of QP-Liver, an AI-powered diagnostic tool which is designed to improve the diagnosis of diffuse liver diseases. The tool, which accurately quantifies tissue fat and iron levels from MRI [magnetic resonance imaging] scans, has received […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Abridge & NVIDIA Partner to Supercharge AI-powered Clinical Documentation

March 20, 2024

Via: HitConsultant

Unearthing a Sea of Lost Information Daily, millions of healthcare professionals in the US engage in patient consultations. However, most of these crucial conversations are absent from medical records. Abridge identified this vast, untapped resource – the “oceans of missing […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Unlocking the Potential of Value-Based Care with AI

March 18, 2024

Via: HitConsultant

The momentum of value-based care (VBC) is poised to accelerate. The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has outlined an ambitious objective: to transition all traditional Medicare beneficiaries into a VBC arrangement by 2030, a notable increase from the […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Vivalink Unveils Biometrics Data Platform for Remote Hospital-at-Home Monitoring

March 13, 2024

Via: HitConsultant

What You Should Know: – Vivalink, a leader in digital healthcare solutions, is transforming patient care with its Biometrics Data Platform. – Vivalink’s Biometrics Data Platform offers a comprehensive solution for remote chronic and acute patient monitoring, facilitating seamless hospital-at-home […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Google launches AI-backed search-and-answer tool for doctors

March 12, 2024

Via: Healthcare Dive

Technology behemoths like Google, Microsoft and Amazon, along with healthcare-specific vendors like Oracle Cerner and Epic, have launched a flurry of generative AI-backed software over the past year, most targeted toward streamlining clinical notetaking. A number of hospitals are already […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Israeli Hospital Develops Generative AI Platform to Improve Mental Healthcare Access

March 11, 2024

Via: HitConsultant

The project is driven by the urgent need to address the global mental health crisis, significantly worsened by COVID-19 and other recent events. The lack of qualified mental health professionals creates a bottleneck in the system, leaving many in need […]


Innovation, Med Tech

Digital Health Company Experiences Using EHR APIs

February 27, 2024

Via: Health IT Answers

New research from a survey of digital health companies shows that most companies (73%) use standards-based application programming interfaces (APIs) when integrating with electronic health records (EHRs) (Figure 1). In 2020, ONC finalized its Cures Act Final Rule, which codified […]