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Ada Health Adds Swahili to Expand its Global Reach

Patricia Salber, MD, MBA - 2/21/2019 - 0

Ada Health’s Global Health Initiative advances its mission to make quality, personalized care a reality for everyone by adding Swahili and Romanian.

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How Virtual Reality is Changing Healthcare for the Better

Ben Ramsbottom, B.Sc., Ph.D - 1/24/2019 - 1

Here are three significant ways in which virtual reality has left its mark on our healthcare systems.

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How Virtual Reality is Improving Care for Mental Health Disorders

Kayla Matthews - 11/21/2018 - 5

The use of virtual reality in mental health care is growing. It offers new ways to approach both diagnosis and treatment of certain disorders.

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Is Virtual Reality a Pain Management Alternative?

Miranda Felde, MHA, CPHRM - 10/28/2018 - 1

Studies demonstrate the potential benefit of virtual reality (VR) for pain management. The hope is that VR will be a viable alternative for opioids for some patients.

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The Promise of Failure Analysis in Healthcare

Brian Baker - 10/18/2018 - 0

The makers of Learjet collect data & program what is learned about critical system failures in order to improve flight safety. Healthcare should do the same.

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What Will Radiology Look Like in the Age of AI?

Noah Rue - 5/11/2018 - 0

Instead of competing with AI, many health professionals predict that they will work with it, similar to how the autopilot feature is used in aviation — it did not replace the job of pilots but enhanced it.

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Leveraging AI and Blockchain to Transform Healthcare

Gunjan Bhardwaj - 4/9/2018 - 1

Many health professionals are stuck using clunky, out-of-date medical software solutions tempting them to bypass hospital systems & use unsecured social media platforms instead. The convergence of two new technologies, artificial intelligence & blockchain promise to bring medical data management into the modern age.

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How A.I. and Cybersecurity are Transforming Healthcare

Andy Heikkila - 1/4/2018 - 0

While technological disruption may have gotten the healthcare industry into this mess, it could also be the very thing that delivers the industry from it.

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Is Robotic Surgery Really a Game Changer?

Guneet Bhatia - 12/28/2017 - 4

Some believe robotic surgery is the future of surgical healthcare, but others think it is a costly way to achieve the same results as other types of surgery.

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These 6 Next-Gen AI Tools are Revolutionizing Healthcare

Sreeram Sreenivasan - 10/29/2017 - 0

Here are 6 AI-based healthcare tools that are effectively playing a suggestion-making role that enhances human efforts. It remains to be seen if such tools will play a decision-making role in the future.

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Is it the Dawning of the Age of AI in Medicine?

Peter Karth, MD, MBA - 6/19/2017 - 1

Is medicine (and the greater world) entering a new dawn of artificial intelligence and technology? If so, will these AI technologies only assist doctors or will they replace physician in some tasks?

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How Virtual Reality and 3D are Revolutionizing Medical Imaging

Reid Oakes - 5/4/2017 - 0

Virtual reality and 3D imaging are helping physicians better prepare for surgeries, explain diagnoses to patients, and train for their profession.

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