In two of my last blog posts, I have interviewed people and companies working in the support and implementation of decision support. With this blog post, I have the honor of interviewing Robert A. Greenes, MD, PhD, one of the first and leading researchers in clinical decision support (CDS) and my former CDS professor. He started as a […]
Several studies demonstrate how the computer science technique known as machine learning can be used to accurately predict clinical outcomes in patients with known or potential heart problems. Collectively, the findings suggest thatShow More Summary
Elsevier, the information analytics business specializing in science and health, and part of RELX Group, today announced that it has acquired Via Oncology, a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-based company that provides clinical decision support and best practices in cancer care management. Show More Summary
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GUEST: Artificial intelligence is an emerging solution for some of the most important problems facing health care today, including medical imaging, clinical decision support, pharmaceuticals, and more. There is clearly significant value in applying AI to medicine, but there are many challenges as well. Who will reap the benefits? How can health care startups make sure their […]
Key Takeaways: The FDA has released long-anticipated draft guidance on how they intend to regulate clinical decision support products. For […] The post FDA Guidance on Clinical Decision Support: Peering Inside the Black Box of Algorithmic Intelligence appeared first on Chilmark Research.
(Intermountain Medical Center) A clinical decision support application developed by Intermountain Healthcare researchers that more quickly identifies when heart failure becomes advanced and a heart patient's care needs have changed is successful in helping to improve patient's quality of live and longevity, according to a new study.
A clinical decision support application developed by Intermountain Healthcare researchers that more quickly identifies when heart failure becomes advanced and a heart patient's care needs have changed is successful in helping to improve patient's quality of live and longevity, according to a new study.
Prof Lesley Regan says taking misoprostol at home allows for safer care than making women travel to clinics One of the UK’s top gynaecologists has said the decision to allow women in Scotland to take abortion pills at home is “admirable”...Show More Summary
BY LINCOLN WEED, JD The following originally appeared as a guest post at the blog of the director of National Library of Medicine (NLM) and NIH Interim Associate Director for Data Science, Dr. Patti Brennan. “Patients are sitting on a treasure trove of data about their own medical conditions.” My late father, Dr. Lawrence L. Weed (LLW), made this
Mayo Clinic has announced a new partnership with National Decision Support Company (NDSC) to develop CareSelect Lab, a real-time decision support tool to provide real-time medical guidance when ordering laboratory tests. The tool addresses...Show More Summary
Health care providers now have an online tool that can improve patient care and reduce unnecessary health care costs through appropriate ordering of laboratory testing -- real-time guidance while they sit with their patients.
Mobile EHR provider drchrono has announced an integration partnership with Inferscience, a provider of point-of-care Clinical Decision Support and HCC Risk Adjustment technologies Infera, is now available to drchrono’s growing network...Show More Summary
Editor’s Note: Staci Porter, MSN, RN, is a regional nursing officer at Zynx Health. In this role, she supports the planning, development, and maintenance of clinical decision support across the care continuum. Prior to joining Zynx Health, Porter’s clinical background was in labor and delivery, postpartum, lactation, and the Level II Nursery. Show More Summary
Primary care providers may have a difficult time finding quality evidence to support their clinical decisions, according to a new study.
Nonprofit health system UC Health has formed an innovation lab focused on developing more effective ways to use decision support science to reduce clinical variation, streamline provider workflows, enhance clinician decision making and improve overall patient care. Show More Summary
As genomics begins to play a greater role in healthcare thanks to precision medicine initiatives and the advancement of science, 2bPrecise, LLC, an EHR-agnostic, cloud-based precision medicine platform, today announced a technology license agreement with Mayo Clinic as well as a collaboration to develop and research genomics-based care protocols. Show More Summary
Medvivo, a UK-based health and care services provider has acquired Expert 24, a global developer of clinical decision support applications for some of the world’s largest healthcare providers, insurers and health information platforms including BUPA, AXA PPP Healthcare, U.S. Show More Summary
Healthy Interactions, LP has inked a ten-year license agreement with MedCurrent Corporation to provide Clinical Decision Support (CDS) solutions to manage chronic conditions, starting with diabetes. Healthy Interactions programs uniquely integrate in-person sessions with a complimentary digital engagement platform. Show More Summary
Siemens Healthineers, today announced the acquisition of Medicalis Corporation, a provider of Clinical Decision Support (CDS) Solutions at the point of order entry, Imaging Workflow (IW) management, and Referral Management (RM). Financial terms of the transaction are not disclosed. Show More Summary