Can Artificial Intelligence Eliminate Chronic Disease? Viome relies on the power of meta sequencing and artificial intelligence to revolutionize the way chronic diseases are treated. The company uses IoT technologies to provide individualized dietary information with the goal of eradicating chronic diseases within a decade.
Newly Approved Medical Device Joins Battle Against COVID-19 US Food and Drug Administration approves RAPIDPoint 500e Blood Gas Analyzer from Siemens Healthineers to help COVID-19 frontline healthcare workers diagnose and monitor patients in respiratory distress.
How AI and Machine Learning Are Modernizing Healthcare The adoption and implementation of artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies are occurring in rapid-fire fashion in every area of healthcare. Everything from patient data records, to imaging analysis, to drug discovery, to AI-assisted robotic surgery is being retooled and refreshed through integration of these technologies.
Covid-19 Increases the Speed of Healthcare Innovation A panel of experts gathered in May to discuss changes in healthcare delivery as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic and predict how the future of medicine will benefit from innovations we see today. A typically slow-to-change industry is adapting quickly to new circumstances, but revolutionary progress lies ahead.
Location and Mobility Tracking May Become a Valuable Aid in Virus Control Cell phone location data is being used to map the path of Covid-19 and alert citizens to interactions with potential carriers. New solutions coming soon will test contract-tracing software for cell phones, while other solutions are using location data and wearables to assess the effectiveness of lockdown orders.
The Vital Role Technology Plays in Patient Care Intel CPUs, server chips, FPGAs, and more have a long history of powering medical data centers and devices in hospital rooms. But with today’s COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare needs this technology now more than ever.
Robots Step in for Humans to Provide Essential Delivery Services In the time of stay-at-home orders due to coronavirus, delivery robots can be used to lessen human interaction. Robots that had previously transported meals on college campuses are now delivering necessities and medical supplies.
IoT Aids in Patient Safety and Infection Control In the continued effort to reduce the spread of infection, hospitals use IoT technologies to help track and monitor variables that impact the sustainability of virus particles, bacterial growth, and sterilization.
Automation Testing Tools and Wearables Gear Up to Tackle Coronavirus Unknowns Data scientists and researchers are turning to robots, wearables, and data analytics to join the fight against COVID-19. Robots are helping to speed up test results, and sensor rings, watches, and wristbands are providing clues for early detection.
Healthcare Gets a Booster Shot from Digital Patient Access Systems Digital patient access systems help to curb the transmission rate of infectious diseases and improve patient satisfaction. IoT brings online access, 24/7 scheduling, and doctor referrals to patients at home, and it improves triage for in-person visits.