Category Archives: HIPAA

Big Data with Artificial Intelligence to Compromise Health Privacy

This article, titled “Artificial intelligence advances threaten privacy of health data”, focuses on research team studying the feasibility of healthcare privacy compromise through artificial intelligence. For example, healthcare companies are allowed to de-identify health records and then sell that information.

Big Data with Artificial Intelligence to Compromise Health Privacy

This article, titled “Artificial intelligence advances threaten privacy of health data”, focuses on research team studying the feasibility of healthcare privacy compromise through artificial intelligence. For example, healthcare companies are allowed to de-identify health records and then sell that information.

AI and Telemedicine-Powered Minute Clinics in China

Ping An Good Doctor, is a minute clinic that uses AI to obtain a history from patients, and come up with a diagnosis and plan. A consultant is reached via telemedicine, and prescriptions can be picked up via a smart

AI and Telemedicine-Powered Minute Clinics in China

Ping An Good Doctor, is a minute clinic that uses AI to obtain a history from patients, and come up with a diagnosis and plan. A consultant is reached via telemedicine, and prescriptions can be picked up via a smart

Amazon Alexa and the Potential of Voice Assistants for Healthcare

As technology such as Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant gains consumer popularity, there is a potential for its growth to impact and change healthcare. Health-tech startups assert that voice assistant technology can lower EHR use, decrease physician burnout, and improve

Amazon Alexa and the Potential of Voice Assistants for Healthcare

As technology such as Alexa, Siri, and Google Assistant gains consumer popularity, there is a potential for its growth to impact and change healthcare. Health-tech startups assert that voice assistant technology can lower EHR use, decrease physician burnout, and improve

Could AI help ED physicians Determine Which Patients to Admit?

Machine learning is being developed and studied in order to predict the risk that a patient may require admission to the hospital. Could this save patients from being discharge unsafely? Or even prevent them from being admitted unnecessarily?   Full

Could AI help ED physicians Determine Which Patients to Admit?

Machine learning is being developed and studied in order to predict the risk that a patient may require admission to the hospital. Could this save patients from being discharge unsafely? Or even prevent them from being admitted unnecessarily?   Full

23andMe’s Pharma Deals Have Been the Plan All Along

23andMe has given exclusive rights to its customer’s data to GlaxoSmithKline, a pharmaceutical company. It will have four years to run analysis on the data to discover new drug targets. Customers agree to have their information shared when they click

23andMe’s Pharma Deals Have Been the Plan All Along

23andMe has given exclusive rights to its customer’s data to GlaxoSmithKline, a pharmaceutical company. It will have four years to run analysis on the data to discover new drug targets. Customers agree to have their information shared when they click

New personalized Parkinson’s Coach from your mobile device

UCB has released an app called the PD Coach, which can communicate with patients with parkinson’s disease and help them with speech and dexterity challenges. It has the ability to communicate with patients, and also offer disease specific information. Full

New personalized Parkinson’s Coach from your mobile device

UCB has released an app called the PD Coach, which can communicate with patients with parkinson’s disease and help them with speech and dexterity challenges. It has the ability to communicate with patients, and also offer disease specific information. Full

Like It Or Not, Personal Health Technology Is Getting Smarter

This article discusses the increasing role and development of health technology for consumers. This includes different apps targeted to specific disease groups to share information with their providers but also is beginning to be explored as a tool in preventative

Like It Or Not, Personal Health Technology Is Getting Smarter

This article discusses the increasing role and development of health technology for consumers. This includes different apps targeted to specific disease groups to share information with their providers but also is beginning to be explored as a tool in preventative