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Prognosis: Medical Device Security Needs Improvement

Prognosis: Medical Device Security Needs Improvement     The Internet of Things (IoT) has brought many improvements to the healthcare industry. Connected devices make it easier to track hospital resources, transfer critical data and enable telemedicine, but the industry’s increased reliance on these tools raises new concerns. Most notably, device developers, hospitals and regulators have fallen …

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AI Applications

AI Applications     Of all the healthcare data available, medical imaging is among the richest. In terms of clinical indicators, imaging data contains a tremendous amount of valuable information that’s easily identifiable, as well as so much that’s not visible to the human eye. And because most patient’s healthcare journeys begin with a diagnostic image …

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Empowering Patients Through RPM

Empowering Patients Through RPM     As more and more healthcare activities take place from home, continuous monitoring solutions—including those that can track a patient’s status overnight—and new technologies, such as artificial intelligence (AI) will be critical to support communications between providers and patients. Solutions that offer continuous and passive monitoring will play a critical role …

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American Health Care Has a Diagnostics Problem

American Health Care Has a Diagnostics Problem     As everyone knows, America has among the world’s highest healthcare costs, spending $4.1 trillion per year—about $12,500 per person, or three times the OECD average. But another aspect of our health system gets far less attention: our focus on reactive treatment instead of proactive diagnostic and preventive …

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CAPA Management Can Save Resources and Reduce Expenses

CAPA Management Can Save Resources and Reduce Expenses     No company can improve its performance if it does not fundamentally recognize and understand its errors and failures. This approach entails a change of mindset under which failures should not be regarded as disasters but instead reframed as areas ripe for improvement. Here is where implementing …

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