Top Revolutionary Technologies in Healthcare
September 26, 2020 - by Mudita Lakhanpal, Webmedy team
In today's world, technology plays an important role in every industry as well as in our personal lives. Out of all of the industries that technology plays a crucial role in, healthcare is definitely one of the most important. This merger is responsible for improving and saving countless lives all around the world.
What is National Patient Identifier and how it can solve patient misidentification?
July 27, 2020 - by Parul Saini, Webmedy team
Patient misidentification has remained a hot button problem for over two decades and the National Patient Identifier could be the solution.
Are you wondering what a National Patient Identifier is? Then have a look at the section below here is, in brief, what are National Patient Identifiers and their importance in healthcare.
Top 5 Trends in Healthcare
July 22, 2020 - by Parul Saini, Webmedy team
Every year new trends develop based on a conversation with healthcare experts, professionals, medical device manufacturers, and healthcare IT professionals.
Do you wonder what is currently going on in the Healthcare market? Here are the Top healthcare trends in healthcare.
What is Remote Patient Monitoring and its Impact on Healthcare?
July 16, 2020 - by Parul Saini, Webmedy team
Remote patient monitoring (RPM) is a promising field that has the potential to improve clinical outcomes and reduce chronic care costs. At present, about 88% of hospitals are spending or thinking to invest in remote patient monitoring. 68% of healthcare organizations fully wish to use remote patient monitoring solutions to support providers maintain the health of high-risk patients, according to the Consumer Technology Association (CTA).
Keep on reading to know how remote patient monitoring works and what are the future trends for remote patient monitoring.
How is Machine Learning being used in treatment of rare diseases?
July 7, 2020 - by Parul Saini, Webmedy team
The arrival of machine learning (ML) and its associated abilities have created numerous possibilities for intelligent intervention, which, if leveraged perfectly, can significantly help in treating rare diseases. Want to know how? keep reading.
Advantages of Blockchain Technology for EHR
June 29, 2020 - by Parul Saini, Webmedy team
We are witnessing a rapid adoption of blockchain-based software services, many of them in the medicinal and pharmaceutical fields. Healthcare stakeholders see great power in the use of blockchain technology, and with this comes high expectations. Blockchain can improve confidence among patients and healthcare organizations. Want to know how Blockchain Technology can be used in healthcare? Read on.
How can Augmented Reality help Healthcare?
June 22, 2020 - by Parul Saini, Webmedy team
Augmented Reality (AR) is one of the newest innovations gaining popularity and use in various markets such as gaming, automotive, retail, and many more. Augmented reality is now making its impact in the Healthcare industry as well. Augmented reality is one of the most growing digital health technologies today. Want to know how it can help healthcare? Keep on reading this blog.
Interoperability with Google Cloud Healthcare API
March 26, 2020 - by Parul Saini, Webmedy team
Cloud Healthcare API links the gap between healthcare systems and applications developed on Google Cloud. Cloud Healthcare API combines your information to excellent Google Cloud abilities, involving continue data flow by Cloud Dataflow, expandable analytics by BigQuery, and machine learning by Cloud Machine Learning Engine.
The Role of NLP In Healthcare
March 23, 2020 - by Parul Saini, Webmedy team
Why is there a huge interest in Natural Language Processing (NLP) in the healthcare industry?
To know this, we have to understand the kind of atmosphere healthcare works in. Powerful regulatory and agreement laws like Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the various refinements of the EHR incentive framework and data interoperability, and other issues like the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) framework, all add to the complexity of healthcare data collection, processing, and analysis.
New Technological Advancements in Surgery
February 18, 2020 - by Parul Saini, Webmedy team
The field of surgery is witnessing an amazing collaboration between humans and technology, which could raise the level of accuracy and effectiveness of surgeries so high that we have never seen before.
Top Technologies that will Transform Healthcare in 2020
February 10, 2020 - by Parul Saini, Webmedy team
The healthcare industry is witnessing a surge in spending on healthcare application development. There are many healthcare software development companies continuously developing healthcare application software for medical specialists, healthcare-based markets and much more.
Use of Biometrics in PHR(Personal Health Record)
February 6, 2020 - by Parul Saini, Webmedy team
Patient identification is a key aspect of Personal Health Records, and biometrics has a major role to play in the coming future. Biometrics technologies like palm vein readers, facial recognition tech, fingerprint scanners, iris scanners, and many more, have promised to harden up the identification of patients. This would help to confirm that patients are who they say they are, and also helps to ensure that only the authorized person has access to the valid information.
Artificial Intelligence - Changing the way we diagnose cancer
January 18, 2020 - by Parul Saini, Webmedy team
Cancer is the deathly disease of all, it doesn't matter what type of malignancy it is. In 2018 alone, 9.6 million people have died worldwide because of cancer.
With the diagnosis of more than 1.7 million new cases and cancer deaths in 2019 being more than 606,000, the advancement in diagnostic methods and the process of detection of cancer is the need of the hour.
That if used properly, AI as a technology can do wonders in early detection of cancer as key to successful cancer treatment is catching it early.
How AI will impact healthcare
December 18, 2019 - by Parul Saini, Webmedy team
Artificial Intelligence is ready to become a life-changing force in Healthcare. How AI-driven tools can affect health providers and patients?
You are using it in everyday life whether you are aware of it or not. AI assists you in discovering the perfect movie on Netflix, shows trending stories on your personalized Facebook feed, and plays your favorite music on demand through Amazon's Alexa.
What is FHIR and its benefits and challenges?
November 30, 2019 - by Swati Bansal, Webmedy team
Are you interested in knowing about what FHIR is, how it works and what seems to be the benefits of implying the same?
Standing for Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources, FHIR is devised by HL7 - Health Level Seven International. It is an interoperability specification that is formulated to exchange healthcare data and information electronically. The purpose behind developing it is to address the booming digitization of the healthcare industry and the requirement to have handy patient records and always in the accessible, understandable and available format. Do you want to know more? Keep on reading and here is the brief of FHIR, along with its need, promising advantages and also the challenges that are faced by others.
Top 4 healthcare technology trends that will impact 2019
August 21, 2019 - by Webmedy team
#1 - Wearable-tech will be widely adopted for real-time care
Wearable technology, which is fast becoming popular with fitness enthusiasts, will become a key enabler for real-time medical care.