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Fraud-Busting Bots Save Billions In the Healthcare Sector

November 12, 2018

Healthcare bill challenges like fraud, unintentional coding or billing errors are addressable through predictive data analytics and machine learning.

Doctor on Your Wrist: How Wearable Technology Is Saving Lives

November 7, 2018

Smartwatch makers are beginning to monitor biomarkers — from heart rate, glucose, and oxygen levels to toxins and other physiological signs — to detect and predict serious medical episodes.

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How Wearables and Mobile Technology Could Help Veterans Overcome PTSD

November 2, 2018

It’s due to the seriousness and prevalence of psychological afflictions veterans face that researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), among others, are collaborating with the VA to find tech solutions to aid with veteran reintegration.

Episode 21: Data So Powerful…It’s Saving Lives

Duration 23:33

Genome sequencing is medicine that moves at the speed of technology. The faster that computers can process genetic data, the faster scientists can develop gene therapy for diseases like cancer, Alzheimer’s, and more. James Lowey, CIO at TGen, discusses how his team creates the supercomputers that are driving inspirational advances in medicine.

How Blockchain Is Transforming Health Records

October 2, 2018

Electronic health records are a pain point across the healthcare industry — from maintaining privacy to filling out paperwork every time you visit a doctor or transfer records when you move cities or doctors. Read how several organizations are now turning to blockchain-based electronic health records to streamline the sharing of medical records in a secure way, protect data from hackers and give patients more control over their information.

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Technologies for Aging Baby Boomers

September 4, 2018

Despite the popular misconception that everyone ends up in a nursing home, more than half of 95 year-olds still live at home.