Healthcare and its Vulnerability to Cyber Threat
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Isabel Fox, General Partner and Co-Founder, Luminous Ventures

As an investor, we are hugely excited by the succession of breakthrough technologies we see coming out of the healthcare space where start-ups are, undoubtedly, the future of such enterprise. But on top of the financial pressures of scaling...

Taking Data out of the Data Center to Build Customer-Facing Solutions in Healthcare
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Dave Henderson, CIO, Millennium Health

The current transformation in information technology can be thought of as a 5th Industrial Revolution that is affecting all business sectors, including healthcare. According to the United States Office of the National Coordinator for Health...

Rendering the Power of Integrated Biotechnology Services
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Tim Jackson, VP Technology, Advanced Clinical

Perks of Cloud in Biotechnology If a firm is NOT using the cloud, they are missing important functional gains and substantial cost savings. The benefits of cloud computing are just as valuable for the life sciences/biotech industry as...

Human API Raises an Investment of $10 Million to Enhance Its Platform
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Human API, a San Mateo CA-based healthcare data company, receives an investment of $10 Million to improve its platform from SCOR Life & Health Ventures. SCOR Life & Health Ventures is a division of France-based Reinsurer that provides its...

Technological Breakthrough in Healthcare with the Advent of Blockchain
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The blockchain is now out of the trial phase and is swiftly entering different industries, including healthcare. The healthcare ecosystem is set to see the next technological breakthrough with the advent of the blockchain. IBM mentions explicitly...

Deep Learning and Future of Healthcare
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Sanjib Basak, Former Director of Data Science & Artificial Intelligence, Carlson Wagonlit Travel

As Artificial Intelligence (AI) gains popularity in the industry, there has been a growing excitement about how it will transform our life in next few years. Regardless of some skepticism about role of AI with human intervention, AI is...

Unstructured Data in Healthcare
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Hon S. Pak, MD MBA, Chief Medical Officer, 3M HIS

Nearly 80 percent of clinical information in electronic health records (EHRs) is “unstructured” and in a format that health information technology systems cannot use. As a result, unstructured information is either ignored or when...

The Evolving Internet of Things (IoT) in Healthcare
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Jerry Power, Executive Director, Institute for Communications Technology Management, University of Southern California

The healthcare industry is approaching another technology cross-road. As technology continues to get smaller, cheaper and faster, the standard practice has become to make devices, tools, and just about anything else “intelligent”. At...

Data Security in Healthcare
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Mark Eggleston, VP, Chief Information Security and Privacy Officer, Health Partners Plans

1. What are the current market trends you see shaping the Healthcare InfoSec Space? The shortage of information security professionals is prevalent. While many CISOs are working on implementing creative solutions to ensure more folks think...

Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence: Revolutionizing the Physician/Patient Relationship
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Kali Durgampudi, VP of Innovation, Mobile Architecture, R&D, Healthcare Solutions, Nuance Communications

The abundance of Internet of Things (IoT) devices and connected technologies being introduced daily are pushing the limits of innovation and raising expectations with every passing day. Thanks to these developments, particularly in machine...

Why AI is the New Frontier in Healthcare?
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Simon Lin, MD, MBA, Research CIO, Nationwide Children’s Hospital

As shown on the cover page of the June 2017 issue of Newsweek, the Silicon Valley thinks Artificial Intelligence (AI) will cure our sick health care system. Really? As a CIO and MD scientist, I see hypes as well as hopes. AI is becoming...

Health Gorilla secured $8.2M in series A round of funding
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Health Gorilla is providing solutions to one of the real difficulties facing the healthcare sector today with its Clinical Network that gives an interoperability stage to connect the whole healthcare environment, permitting doctors, diagnostic...

Sharing Expertise through Telemedicine
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Todd J. Vento, Medical Director for the Infectious Diseases Telehealth Program, Intermountain Healthcare

Intermountain Healthcare has embarked on a remarkable journey of extending its telemedicine consultation program to infectious disease (ID) conditions, helping sixteen hospitals in its system and beyond. 1. Give us an overview of this program...

A Robust IT Framework: The Lynchpin in Delivering on the Promise of Value-Based Care
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Robert Davis, CIO, Arizona Care Network

It used to be that a company’s IT staff was holed up in a chilly room in the back of the office surrounded by scores of computers, servers and other equipment. Nowhere has that scenario changed more than in healthcare, which has become...

Melax Technologies, Inc: Next-Gen NLP Engines
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Ergin Soysal, CTO

Provides NLP and machine learning services to the biomedical domain to configure and extract useful information from structured and unstructured patient data

Melax Technologies, Inc: Next-Gen NLP Engines
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Hua Xu, Founder and CEO

Melax Technologies Inc. is an emerging AI company specialized in machine learning and natural language processing (NLP) in the biomedical domain. The Melax team has over 20 years of experience in developing clinical NLP methods, tools, and...