For years, the number of practicing physicians in the U.S. has not maintained pace with the rising demand for medical services. This trend has created a physician shortage, with consequences extending far beyond the doctor’s office to essential workflows throughout the American healthcare system, including the medical review process. The Association of American Medical Colleges […]
In healthcare, there are many possible applications that take advantage of the expanded IP connectivity. We’ll look at two – one on the device side, and one on the service side – that between them embody much of the IoT’s potential in the field.
In healthcare, AI programs have gained prominence in a number of applications.
The healthcare-specific cloud market will reach $35 billion by 2022, presenting an unparalleled opportunity for cloud transformation of IT and patient services.
Blockchain dates back to the 2000s, but it only entered the mainstream in 2017. That year, it neared the peak of the Gartner Hype Cycle, a visual index of how much attention emerging technologies garner for their business-level potential. By the end of 2017, the trading prices of prominent digital currencies such as Bitcoin and […]
Now that suitable supporting infrastructure is more readily available, VR is rapidly taking root in healthcare.
Innovative methodologies such as integrated care are gaining in popularity as the healthcare industry rallies to find a solution to the opioid crisis.
Healthcare insurers and providers, along with the justice system and government agencies, have responded to changing perceptions of drug use disorders by endorsing integrated care.
Opioids have extensive histories as both prescribed and illicit drugs, and the fundamental challenge they present – as uniquely powerful analgesics that are nevertheless highly addictive – has long bedeviled the healthcare sector.
Disaster preparedness in healthcare must account for a broad spectrum of concerns.