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…

Warning, patient experience! Is dissatisfaction driving hospital revenue to the ground?

Telecommunications Healthcare Industrial Production Consumer Goods Customer experience Text Analytics Advanced Analytics Market Research Today’s patients are better informed than ever when it comes to selecting where they receive medical care. Customers have all the available tools to compare patient experience at different care providers or even switch to an alternative if they are not satisfied. How a patient and their family experience care is a key deciding factor when…

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

Telecommunications Healthcare Industrial Production Consumer Goods Customer experience Text Analytics Advanced Analytics Market Research 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,…

How Data Science Is Helping Nuffield Health Drive Business Success

Telecommunications Healthcare Industrial Production Consumer Goods Customer experience Text Analytics Advanced Analytics Market Research Data analytics and predictive modelling have become the norm. Clients look to their research partners to extract actionable insight from their data and offer strategic consulting to respond to business-critical scenarios. Nuffield Health’s requirements were exactly this when appointing Future Thinking GemSeek as their research partner. TABLE OF CONTENTS Objective > Data sources > Drawing meaningful…

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…

AI in Radiology: The Perspective of Radiology Leaders

What do Radiology heads and leaders have to say about AI? As consultants to some of the largest MedTech players, we always think in the shoes of the Radiology leaders. What do they think? What do they need? Are they currently getting it? Is there something they want to see out there but is currently unavailable? Is AI truly as useful and practical as companies say? Are there any hurdles?…