16th February 2017
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The next big thing in healthcare is Bots

Through 2020, India and other countries globally will make sure their healthcare industry is digital, focused intensely on implementing Electronic Health Record (EHR), Personal Health Record (PHR), and Mobile Health (mHealth) systems. These will ultimately be integrated via Health Information Exchange (HIE) networks. mHealth technologies – including health trackers, doctor portals or insurance apps – are even forecasted to reach 1.158 billion users by 2020, and they will prove extremely valuable in preventing and treating a […]
16th February 2017

What ‘skills’ can healthcare develop for Amazon Alexa?

Amazon’s Alexa may not have all the answers yet, but its learning system depends on building ‘skills’. Amazon calls its Alexa apps ‘skills’. Voice-recognition technology is a more human, person-centered and contextually personalised way to exchange data. Seamless, frictionless exchange of data is the goal of interoperability and what the patient/consumer wants. What healthcare ‘skills’ can you imagine for Amazon’s Alexa or other AI voice assistants for the home? Can you see a future for Alexa on FHIR? Read more […]
14th February 2017

Chatbots made for Healthcare

Using a robotic chat agent to engage patients is not a new idea. In fact, the world’s very first chatbot was designed to be a Rogerian psychotherapist who can chat with human patients by reflecting on what the human said. In recent years, ProjectRED has famously developed a robotic nurse (called Louise) who can emphatically talk to patients to go over their medications and home care items at hospital discharge time. However, in general, without the […]
14th February 2017
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The CHATBOTs may play doctor in the future of healthcare

A supercomputer whirs away in London, crunching complex drug chemistries into deep learning algorithms to discover new medications. A few miles away, a DeepMind neural network scans millions of images from Moorfields Eye Hospital, searching for signs of eye disease. Suddenly, your smartphone rings — it’s a chatbot. The application casually asks if you still have that headache from yesterday and if you’d like to book a doctor’s appointment for tomorrow. Read more on DIGITA TRENDS
16th January 2017

Be a Super Hero, Give Someone a Second Chance!

Cliche as it sounds, all of us deserve a second chance to make our lives more memorable! Aguai Solutions in partnership with Gift your Organ Foundation brings to life a mobile app that helps you to pledge your organs for future transplants. The app is now LIVE on both Google and Apple Play stores. The App was launched in a Gala event by Dr. Sudharshan Balal Chairman of Manipal Hospitals, Mr. Sudhir Hasija CEO of Karbonn […]
15th September 2016
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All you wanted to know about CCD

What is CCD? CCD stands for Continuity of Care Document and is based on the HL7 CDA architecture. CDA is an abbreviation of Clinical Document Architecture and which is a standard for HL7 V3. HL7 – Health Level 7 is an organization which defines standards for healthcare IT industry. HL7 V2 is a standard for clinical messaging while HL7 V3 is a standard for both messaging and document standards. The document standard can be used to transmit the […]