The evolution of cloud-based data storage in healthcare industry
The key to a proper medical investigation lies in finding out important details from previous medical records. For a long time, doctors were informed about these records either verbally by patients or through handwritten records in medical books.An update to digital storage is cloud storage. Cloud storage increases interoperability and greater freedom. In this article, we will explore the evolution of cloud-based data storage in the healthcare industry.
Aug 15, 2022
All About Layered Security in Healthcare
The most common tools of a multi-layered security system, in order of contact with threats, are- firewall, patch management, multi-factor authentication, and end-point protection.
Aug 4, 2022
Direct-To-Consumer Pharmaceutical Advertising (DTCPA) In The US
Direct-to-consumer pharmaceutical advertising (DTCPA) refers to marketing and advertising pharmaceutical products directly to the consumers as patients, opposed to specifically targeting healthcare professionals. DTCPA refers to advertising prescription medicines via mass media communication platforms such as television, radio, magazines, newspapers, and online platforms.
Aug 4, 2022
The Role of Big-Data in Healthcare sector
Big data is a broad term that refers to an extensive collection of complicated data, whether unstructured or organized. The collected data could be efficiently utilized to reveal additional insight and to address business issues that were previously unsolvable using traditional analytics or software. Typically, data scientists use artificial intelligence-powered analytics to examine these massive databases constructively to find relationships and correlations that might give valuable business insights.
Aug 4, 2022
Challenges and Impact of Cloud Technology in The Healthcare Industry
The healthcare industry works under immense pressure to operate in real-time and provide healthcare professionals and patients with access to data across various locations. Cloud technology allows easy access and exchange of data between various departments as they are stored on a cloud platform and not on physical hardware.
Aug 4, 2022
How Chatbots Disruption Benefits Healthcare Industry
A chatbot uses machine learning algorithms with an NLP (natural language processing) layer built-in to communicate like humans with users via text or audio. Healthcare providers, doctors, and medical assistants are now leveraging these artificial intelligence solutions to streamline patient care and reduce unnecessary expenses. There have been various cases where a digital personal assistant or a chatbot has helped patients with their queries. The patient may not even be aware that the human-like medical representative is actually an intelligent conversational machine in many cases.
Aug 4, 2022
In Conversation with: Charles Boicey Co-founder and CIO, Clearsense
Charles Boicey is a Clinincal Information systems specialist offering 25 plus years of strategic leadership. He has successfully built health care data warehouses, clinical and business intelligence tools, big data ecosystems, and a health information exchange. A strategic thinker with exponential leadership, Charles is an evangelist for the use of clinical technology to drive daily operations, analysis, and decisions. He excels at leading the development of long-term systems strategy for major medical organizations and executing plans to select innovative technology, implement systems, and leverage and maximize system functionality to enhance the health care delivery process.
Aug 4, 2022
IoT Ransomware - How Healthcare Organizations Can Protect Themselves
Ransomware is the breed of malware that can encrypt the files in your system, which can be accessed only after you get a private key for which you may have to pay a ransom. IoT Ransomware is a similar concept, but it has been underrated for several reasons.
Aug 4, 2022
Internet of Medical Things (IoMT): Game-Changing Technology for Healthcare Industry
The Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) is an integrated infrastructure of the healthcare systems and services to medical devices and software applications that transmit real-time data through a network of technologies. The IoMT is a subcategory of the Internet of Things (IoT).
Aug 4, 2022
HIPAA 25 Years On: The Value of Healthcare Privacy In Technological Age
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPPA), signed into law by President Bill Clinton on August 21, 1996, has been routinely considered a model piece of privacy legislation. Prior to its creation, a patchwork of both state and federal laws governed the communication, distribution, and use of medical data for patient care and finances. Inconsistencies in these laws allowed the access of these data without any authorization, including personal sanctioning of sharing, from the individual whose data was to be used for the purposes of assessing anyone's potential for production and maintenance.
Aug 4, 2022
Blockchain Interoperability in Healthcare Industry
The digital counterpart of the patient's paper chart is commonly known as "Electronic Health Record" -EHR. EHRs are patient-centered records in real-time that provide information for authorized users immediately and securely. EHR systems are constructed to go beyond conventional clinical data gathering and provide a wider perspective for patient care. EHRs are a crucial component of IT health.
Aug 4, 2022
Emerging Technologies Assisting the Healthcare Industry
Blockchain technology could be used in storing electronic medical records enabling coordinated care for patients within the network. The shared data of blockchain allows the capture of comprehensive data sets from various countries; including various ethnic groups, geographic areas, environments, and socio-economic backgrounds. This provides health researchers access to vast data samples to study diseases, facilitate new medical discoveries, design patient-specific treatment, and track and develop drugs quickly.
Aug 4, 2022
Changing Dynamics of Healthcare Sector - Quantum Computers Taking A Leap
Quantum computing radically changes how we think about the digital world, the world of 0s and 1s, and how data is conveyed in real-time. It also makes grandiose promises of change and revolution – from one industry to the next, from one sector to the next, and from one area to the next. Quantum computing promises to open new possibilities for quicker, more agile, almost dreamlike efficiency in everything from finance to problem-solving and corporate operations — and healthcare is no exception.
Aug 3, 2022
Advancing Healthcare with Medical Image Processing
The results of cognitive computing, a fusion of cognitive science (the study of the human brain and how it functions) with computer technology, will have far-reaching ramifications in our daily lives, healthcare, industry, and more. One such important fields of study is Medical Image Processing which has aided in advancing the healthcare industry.
Aug 3, 2022
Adoption of Cognitive Computing Across Various Industries
One of the most comprehensive amalgamations witnessed in recent times – cognitive computing, is a unique blend of artificial intelligence, natural language processing, machine learning, neural networks and other scientific disciplines. Essentially cognitive computing is an advanced framework that combines the aforementioned and uses computerized models to imitate the human thought process. Note however, that it is very different from proper AI-enabled systems – cognitive computing studies patterns and analyzes factors to help humans take a relevant course of action.
Aug 3, 2022
Predictive Care Enabled by AI: An Overview
Mastering the element of predictive care will be a vital component in improving the quality of care for patients as artificial intelligence (AI) technology becomes more ubiquitous in the medical field.
Jul 25, 2022
Automation in Healthcare Industry Using RPA
RPA can be used in medical image processing, medical research, and diagnostics to understand body patterns, predict diseases, and improve treatment effectiveness. Learn more about the importance of RPA and automation in healthcare industry.
Jul 21, 2022
In Conversation with Aditi Gupta, Founder of Menstrupedia
Aditi Gupta is a social entrepreneur working towards educating women about menstruation, menstrual hygiene, and the myths associated with it. She named her unique initiative, Menstrupedia. Menstrupedia Comic is a complete guide on periods.
May 17, 2022
How Can Your Smartphone Tell If You Have Bipolar Disorder?
Studies conducted by the University of Michigan now have led to researchers developing PRIORI, an Android smartphone app that can detect if someone is suffering a bipolar attack.
Apr 14, 2022
How Artificial Intelligence is Evolving the Future of Healthcare
With a rising emphasis on patient experience and involvement in healthcare, it is only natural that AI has been adapted to assist both patients and providers.
Jan 28, 2022

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