Biofourmis raises $35M to support AI-based digital therapeutics for chronic disease

Singaporean startup Biofourmis has raised a $35 million Series B financing round led by to support the growth and commercialization of its digital therapeutics platform and support hiring as the startup moves to its new Boston headquarters. Sequoia India and MassMutual Ventures co-led the funding round, alongside EDBI, the investment arm of Singapore’s Economic...

Belfast based startup to develop a mobile app, harnessing Artificial Intelligence, to provide communication tool for voice-impaired patients

SRAVI (Speech Recognition App for the Voice Impaired)
Liopa secures Innovate UK Funding, along with partners Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Queen's University of Belfast, to deploy a communications aid for tracheostomy patients, aimed at improving patient engagement and autonomy. 29 April, 2019, Belfast, UK: Liopa, a spin out of the Centre for Secure Information Technologies...

Opinion: Interoperability – What every cybercriminal is waiting for

Interoperability is one of the biggest issues facing healthcare providers today as far as technology goes. In fact, one of the most scathing criticisms of major healthcare IT suppliers is that their solutions don’t play nicely together and that’s a problem. We want to shift patient care into the community, develop integrated care...

CAR-T therapy for kidney cancer shows early signs of efficacy in Chinese trial

A Chinese company has presented early clinical data on two CAR-T therapies in patients with kidney cancer, and it plans to decide by the end of the year whether to expand the therapies’ development to Europe or the US. Exuma Biotechnology – which is headquartered in the Cayman Islands and operates primarily in the...

EAMSP kicks off information campaign about digitization in German healthcare sector

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Fighting the allergic reaction to anything new with #neuschnupfenBrussels, Belgium | Hamburg, Germany, May 7, 2019. While online banking, ordering a taxi or doing their weekend shopping with an app has become commonplace for most Germans, many remain cautious when it comes to digital health services. In...

With great data comes great responsibility: New regulatory challenges for health tech

Big data holds commensurately large promise for medtech and digital health companies building tools to analyze that information and develop programs to improve patient health. But these emerging technologies have run headlong into new privacy-oriented regulatory and legislative challenges. At the AdvaMed Digital MedTech Conference in San Francisco, experts in data privacy explained how new legislation...

BridgeHead Software appoints David Moysen as Director of IT

David Moysen
Proven IT specialist will oversee global IT infrastructure roadmap and drive organisational performanceASHTEAD, UK – 8 May 2019 – BridgeHead Software, a leader in healthcare data management, today announces the appointment of David Moysen as its new Director of IT. In his new role, Moysen will be responsible for defining...

Opinion: Is digital transformation a reality in healthcare?

Digital transformation can sometimes seem like the emperor’s new clothes. It’s the thing that everyone is doing and everyone is interested in yet sometimes hard to define and to quantify. In healthcare this is not that different to any other industry. The dialogue on digital transformation in many other sectors focussed on the...

Midwestern hospital network launches $100M venture fund

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At the inaugural MedCity INVEST Pop Health conference in New Orleans on May 22, West Des Moines, Iowa-based UnityPoint Health announced that it has launched a $100 million venture fund. UnityPoint is a network of hospitals, clinics and home care services in Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin. According to the UnityPoint Health Ventures website, the fund...

Soda vs. Milk Nutrients : Natural Approach to Healthy Living

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Subscribe Now: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=ehowhealth Watch More: http://www.youtube.com/ehowhealth Milk is many things, including high in protein and calcium. Find out about soda versus milk nutrients with help from a health foods expert in this free video clip. Expert: Lee Samatowic Contact: www.sanavitale.com Bio: Dr. Lee Samatowic's interest in natural foods and health started at the early age of 15, when she negotiated for...
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