Physicians talk: Insights to Increase Engagement and Prevent Burnout

Burnout is possibly the biggest plague putting the health and career of modern professionals at risk. And while corporate employees may have various exit or relief strategies, professionals in the medical field are prone to underestimating the most stressful aspects of their jobs, moved by their bigger purpose and even bigger responsibilities. It’s no surprise then that 72% of interventional radiologists experience symptoms of burnout. Is there any way to…

Is the Personal Imaging Device the New Thermometer and Stethoscope?

The times when imaging devices were a heavy equipment available only to hospitals, medical centers and physician’s offices are over. Technology advancements are now making it possible for everyone to have access to affordable healthcare that is not hundreds of kilometers away. Startup pioneers and even some of the established OEMs like GE Healthcare have successfully launched some variation of a pocket-sized personal imaging device. How far down the road…

Millions new physicians will be needed by 2020…Here’s how AR can satisfy this demand

Back in 2016, the Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research unit forecast that the AR and VR in healthcare is the second biggest application area by addressable market size. Three years later, the potential of AR/VR applications in healthcare is still growing. The presence of numerous AR/VR technology vendors at the world’s largest health informatics conference, HIMSS, particularly indicates the recognition of these needs as well as the growing opportunities in…

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Top Applications of Blockchain in Medical Research and Teleradiology

Application of blockchain in healthcare has been a major hot topic for the past two years. Although blockchain-related hype in 2017 and 2018 has mainly revolved around potential applications in healthcare in general, many expect 2019 to produce solutions powered by blockchain in medical research. Exciting times await! The technology is likely continue to draw interest, as well as investments. It holds the potential to bring many efficiencies into the…