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Narayana Provides Affordable and High-Quality Healthcare using Analytics and AI

Narayana Provides Affordable and High-Quality Healthcare using Analytics and AI

“How much will the surgery cost?” This is one question that has haunted Dr. Devi Shetty, Founder and Chairman of Narayana Health since he began his practice in 1983. Even today, more than three decades and over 15,000 surgeries later, he dreads the question from his patients. “As healthcare providers, it is important that we

Microsoft & Apollo Hospitals Transforming Healthcare through AI and the Cloud

Recently, at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) annual conference and exhibition in Las Vegas, NV, Microsoft announced the expansion of the Microsoft Intelligent Network for eyecare (MINE), now AI Network for Healthcare, to create an AI-focused network in cardiology, in partnership with one of the largest health systems in India, Apollo Hospitals.

IBM Watson Health Announces Collaboration

IBM Watson Health  has signed a research initiative with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) aimed at defining a secure, efficient and scalable exchange of health data using blockchain technology. IBM and the FDA will explore the exchange of owner mediated data from several sources, such as Electronic Medical Records, clinical trials, genomic data,

Memorial Health System Partners with Infor

Infor announced that Memorial Health System (MHS) has selected Infor Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) for Healthcare to better manage equipment inventory, improve reporting capabilities and optimize scheduling processes. Infor EAM will help the organization achieve top-line growth by more effectively managing medical equipment. Infor EAM delivers innovative tools for tracking and managing mobile assets, assisting

VASCO Expands Solutions for Healthcare

VASCO Data Security International, Inc. announced today two new solutions targeting the rapidly growing healthcare segment, DIGIPASS Authentication for Epic Hyperspace and DIGIPASS GO 7 hardware authenticator for healthcare. DIGIPASS Authentication for Epic Hyperspace is a plug-in for IDENTIKEY Authentication Server and integrates in Epic Hyperspace, the leading software for electronic health records (EHR). DIGIPASS

BTG and MIRADA Collaborate to optimise radioembolisation therapy

BTG plc and Mirada Medical Ltd  today announced an important collaboration to develop dosimetry software solutions to optimise radioembolisation therapy with TheraSphere. The companies are working together to provide a more personalised approach to radioembolisation for liver cancer patients, through easy-to-use and bespoke software that helps physicians plan the delivery of a specific radiation dose

Increasing Cyber Attacks in Healthcare Industry Globally

The current states of cyber threats and data-stealing attacks have massively increased in the digital healthcare industry globally. Healthcare is now highly-targeted and increasingly vulnerable as the next wave of connected devices hits an already complex technology environment. One in every 600 attacks in the healthcare sector involve advanced malware. In fact, the healthcare sector is four times

LSK Global PS Selects Oracle Health Sciences InForm

Oracle Health Sciences today announced that LSK Global Pharma Services (LSK Global PS) has adopted Oracle Health Sciences InForm to improve its clinical development processes, streamline data capture, and speed up trial timelines. LSK Global PS looked to Oracle for a solution that would enable its R&D team to access real-time clinical trial data, reduce

Infor and The Copley announced a micro-vertical program

Infor and The Copley Consulting Group, today announced a new micro-vertical program specialized for the medical device industry. At the core of Infor Industrial Manufacturing for Medical Devices is Infor CloudSuite Industrial, which provides modern tools designed to help leading organizations bring products to market more quickly, as well as track and manage after-market maintenance

Columbia Asia to Build Next-Gen Hospital Management System with Microsoft

Columbia Asia has partnered with Microsoft to evolve a next-generation cloud ready hospital management system to meet its emerging enterprise needs. Columbia Asia is currently using its proprietary hospital management system, Care21. The new solution will leverage significantly on the enterprise knowledge to create a technologically advanced solution. It will enable healthcare professionals to gain