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Category: Innovation


Innovation, Research

FDA Promotes Clinical Trial Innovation

May 30, 2024

Via: Health IT Answers

Breakthroughs in science and technology are advancing innovation in more areas of medicine, providing novel treatment options for patients. The scientific community has a deepening understanding of disease and human biology, and of the enormous potential afforded through new technologies. […]


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 […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Ceretrieve touts positive data from aspiration catheter study

May 29, 2024

Via: Medical Device Network

Ceretrieve has announced positive study results demonstrating that its aspiration catheter demonstrated clot removal, completely restoring blood flow in a single pass. The Ceretrieve aspiration catheter is a medical device used to remove blood clots from blood vessels in the […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

FDA’s call for innovation: AI-driven solutions for Parkinson’s freezing of gait detection and prediction

May 28, 2024

Via: Medical Device Network

As digital health technologies proliferate, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is taking a closer look at how they can capture information about a person’s health outside of a clinical setting. For Parkinson’s disease, a handful of wearable technologies […]


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, Patient Experience

How to reduce your patient acquisition costs

May 20, 2024

Via: Healthcare Dive

Patient acquisition cost (PAC) encompasses all the dollars your practice spends to find and acquire new patients. These costs are robust—factoring in everything from marketing to overhead expenses—and they add up quickly. PAC = (sales and marketing costs) / (number […]


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, Research

Accenture Backs Turbine’s AI-Powered Platform to Accelerate Drug Discovery

May 16, 2024

Via: HitConsultant

Turbine’s core technology, the Simulated Cell platform, leverages machine learning to decipher human cell decision-making processes. By intricately modeling molecular interactions within and around cells, the platform facilitates virtual experiments on a massive scale, exceeding the capabilities of the physical […]


Biomarker, Innovation

Radiomics research identifies new imaging markers in laryngeal cancer

May 16, 2024

Via: Medical Device Network

Aresearch team at Newcastle University in the UK and Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust will initiate a 250-patient study after research showed how AI can improve the treatment and outcomes of laryngeal cancer. Amar Rajgor and his team […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Medical Devices Development Services and Software Companies

May 15, 2024

Via: Medical Device Network

In the complex and highly regulated world of medical device development, selecting the right development partner is crucial. A medical device development company must not only possess technical expertise but also a profound understanding of the regulatory landscape to ensure […]


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, Research

Dementia Action Week 2024: the future of Alzheimer’s diagnostics  

May 13, 2024

Via: Medical Device Network

Dementia Action Week 2024, which starts today, shines a spotlight on Alzheimer’s disease, the most common cause of dementia. The approval of several drugs for Alzheimer’s such as Eisai’s Leqembi (lecanemab) and Biogen’s Adhuelm (aducanumab), which was later withdrawn, in […]


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, Medical Devices

Smart Meter launches iGlucose Plus for diabetes management

May 6, 2024

Via: Medical Device Network

Smart Meter, a supplier of cellular remote patient monitoring (RPM) solutions, has announced the launch of iGlucose Plus, an advanced version of its patented cellular-connected glucose meter. The new iGlucose Plus is designed to enhance diabetes management for patients and […]


Innovation, Research

Are noise-canceling headphones hazardous to your health? Audiology experts share warnings

May 3, 2024

Via: Fox News

Noise-canceling earbuds and headphones can be helpful when you need silence on demand — but could they be hazardous to your health? The technology has grown in popularity among people who need to eliminate auditory distractions — background chatter, loud […]


Innovation, Medical Devices

Neuromodulation to see market growth, pioneering technology for epilepsy

April 30, 2024

Via: Medical Device Network

Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that is characterised by recurrent seizures and affects about 50 million people worldwide. While pharmaceuticals have historically been the primary treatment approach, the landscape of epilepsy management is evolving with the emergence of promising technologies […]


Biomarker, Innovation

Breast cancer mammogram screenings should start at age 40 instead of 50, says health task force

April 30, 2024

Via: Fox News

Women should get mammograms every other year starting at age 40, according to updated recommendations from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF). This is a significant change from previous guidelines, which said women should begin biennial mammograms at age […]