Healthcare
IIOT | December 7 2018 3:32 pm

Impact of the U.S.-China Trade War on Medical Device Companies

The ongoing trade war between the United States and China affects everything from tooling and mold-building to commodity medical devices when medtech ...
IIOT | December 6 2018 1:57 pm

Report Reveals Lack of Training Creates Barriers for Digital Health Care

Canada's healthcare system is undergoing a digital revolution. The technology is new, but it must be used by the existing health workforce. A recent ...
IIOT | December 6 2018 1:52 pm

Using AI to Avoid Potential Medical Device Problems

Quality is of utmost concern to manufacturers everywhere, but perhaps nowhere does it hold greater importance than in the plant where medical devices ...
IIOT | December 5 2018 3:10 pm

Penetration Testing Company Focuses on Cybersecurity for Medical Devices

From medication administration to remote sensor monitoring, embedded medical devices are improving the quality of care and increasing interaction ...
IIOT | December 4 2018 3:17 pm

Challenges and Opportunities for Digital Health Devices in Clinical Trials

From text messages to mobile apps, digital health devices are becoming increasingly important in clinical trials for their ability to streamline ...
IIOT | December 3 2018 8:57 pm

ResMed Acquires Propeller Health in $225M Connected Health Deal

ResMed has inked a $225 million deal to acquire Propeller Health, in the latest endorsement of Internet-connected devices for healthcare. The ...
IIOT | November 30 2018 2:10 pm

Researchers Invent a Smart Handheld Device for Early Intervention of Congestive Heart Failure

The portable innovation, which resembles a stethoscope, is made up of an acoustic sensor connected to a smartphone. It enables early intervention by ...
IIOT | November 30 2018 2:01 pm

CarePoint, Onduo Partner for Virtual Diabetes Care

CarePoint Health, based in Jersey City, and digital health startup Onduo have agreed to develop a partnership designed to bring a diabetes ...
IIOT | November 29 2018 3:12 pm

A Device-Focused Cybersecurity Solution Hospitals Can Use to Combat Medical Device Hacking

As more hospitals connect medical imaging equipment to the internet, the risk of malicious cyberattacks increases exponentially. To combat these ...
IIOT | November 29 2018 3:06 pm

Ericsson, Volvo Sign Agreement for Worldwide 5G Connected Car Initiative

Ericsson and Volvo have signed a 5 year agreement, that will see the pair collaborate on a series of connected vehicle initiatives around the world. ...
IIOT | November 28 2018 2:07 pm

VPN Benefits for Healthcare Security

The healthcare sector deals with what is unarguably the most sensitive information on a person. Health records of patients are typically stored both ...
IIOT | November 28 2018 2:01 pm

Boston Scientific Buys Rival BTG Corp.

MARLBOROUGH, MA-Boston Scientific Corp. has agreed to buy rival BTG Corp. for $4.2 Billion to expand its offering of medical devices to treat cancer ...
IIOT | November 26 2018 2:04 pm

Mayo Partners with Medical Device Company To Conduct Digital Stethoscope Trial For Heart Defects

As you read these words, your heart's left ventricle is pumping out as much blood as it can. Hopefully it's enough. If your heart is working normally, ...
IIOT | November 21 2018 4:05 pm

Key to Medical Revolution: Artificial Intelligence, Big Data and Machine Learning

Three major advances in technology have contributed to remarkable new capabilities for digital devices. Read More at Forbes
IIOT | November 21 2018 4:01 pm

Effects of Technological Progress on the Healthcare Industry

Technological progress over the last decade has allowed for cheaper and faster data storage, more powerful computation, and greater automation via ...
IIOT | November 21 2018 3:32 pm

The Future of Healthcare: Artificial Intelligence

With the growing hype around AI and its recent elevation among policy makers at the national level, artificial intelligence continues to be a hot ...
IIOT | November 21 2018 3:05 pm

IBM and Medtronic Partner to Apply AI to Big Data for Type 1 Diabetes

Big data can seem intrusive on our lives, but it can also help increase the quality of life for those facing certain medical conditions, like Type I ...
IIOT | November 20 2018 1:18 pm

Using Big Data to Improve Patient Treatment and Outcomes

Technology writer and blogger Kayla Matthews suggests that one of the best ways to make healthcare smarter, more accurate and more engaging is by ...

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