Search Tag: Artificial Intelligence

IT Management

AI-Augmented Patient Care: Pros and Cons

2020 05 Dec

In healthcare, artificial intelligence (AI) has shown promise in both clinical and administrative applications. Increasing use of AI algorithms and tools, therefore, could provide a wide range of benefits particularly in improving patient care, reducing burden on providers and increasing resource efficiency at hospitals, says a new report.... Read more

Health Management

Volume 20 - Issue 10, 2020

2020 30 Nov

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Health Management

Radiomics in the Imaging of Brain Gliomas: Current Role and Future Perspectives

2020 30 Nov

Machine learning and radiomics may lead to personalised management and treatment of glioma patients, hopefully improving quality of life and survival. Key Points  In the past few years, multiple radiomics-based tools have been introduced in the field of neuro-oncology and in particular for imaging of brain gliomas. Radiogenomics... Read more

Health Management

On the Threats to Imaging…. Should We Be Worried?

2020 30 Nov

Key Points Imaging has been at the forefront of innumerable technical developments over  the last  two decades.  Radiology was the lead in developing CT and MR, and led the charge into the transition to digital in the ’00s. However, in recent years, imaging changed from being a profit centre to a cost centre, inpatient care was deemed... Read more

IT Management

AI in Healthcare: Expert Opinion

2020 27 Nov

On 24 November, leading experts including Jorge Juan Fernández (EIT Health), John Halamka (Mayo Clinic) and medical futurist Bertalan Meskó discussed the opportunities and challenges of AI in healthcare.   You might also like: Let’s Talk About High-Value Care   The session Implementing AI in Healthcare: Success Beyond... Read more

Executive Health Management

Healthcare 2021: Five Major Trends

2020 27 Nov

As might be expected, the focus of research and technological developments has shifted to tackling the lingering COVID-19 crisis. This includes trialling new vaccines to help prevent the coronavirus spread, developing simple apps for early detection of infection, and building ‘smart cities’ to better respond to future outbreaks.   You might... Read more

Executive Health Management

Healthcare Innovation Showcased at EIT Health Summit

2020 23 Nov

The latest thinking and developments in health innovation will be the centre of this year’s EIT Health Summit Series, starting on 23 November.   You might also like : Zoom On Profile: Céline Carrera Held until 4 December, the Summit includes online events, discussions and presentations, as well as a range of networking opportunities.... Read more

IT Management

Benefits of Mathematical Optimisation in Healthcare

2020 18 Nov

Healthcare is playing catch-up with other industries – airline, retail, manufacturing – in terms of research and investment in artificial intelligence (AI), which has the potential to improve care delivery and patient outcomes. However, capturing this potential will require healthcare to first lay the foundation for the successful rollout of... Read more

IT Management

Benefits of Automated Scheduling

2020 12 Nov

‘Manual’ scheduling in healthcare is still very common leading to inefficient time-management and loss in revenues. Automating a scheduling system may help manage cancellations more efficiently and decrease the income lost.   You might also like: Virtual vs. In-Person Care During Pandemic   Digitalisation, and... Read more

IT Management

AI Will Drive Health Information Management, Experts Say

2020 06 Nov

Nine in ten health information management executives expect widespread implementation of AI technology to reduce costs and manage data in the next five years, a research by Black Book shows.   You might also like: 'Time Saving' EHR Copy-Pasting Must Stop   By 2022, the clinical documentation market is expected to reach... Read more