The Food and Drug Administration allowed one company to send 50,000 reports of harm or malfunctions to an internal database even as patients worried about faulty defibrillators lodged in their hearts.
George Ball, Indiana University From the valsartan blood pressure drug contamination that exposed thousands of patients to cancer-causing impurities, to a massive pacemaker recall undertaken to fix a hazardous software bug in half-a-million cardiac devices, health care product quality problems are ever-present and highly dangerous. In fact, medical product recalls – in particular severe, life-threatening […]
Watch this short video to gain insight from Dr. David Pate, M.D., J.D., president and CEO of St. Luke’s Health System. Technology alone cannot make significant improvements to overall health. The key is encouraging healthy behaviors. Six of the top seven health conditions (in terms of impact on health) are preventable through behavior modification. […]
Exclusive Interview with Denise Hatzidakis at IoT Slam Live 2018 Having just completed two awesome panel sessions, we caught up with Denise Hatzidakis (Chief Technology Officer at ChenMed), who shared her view and vision for IoT in healthcare. Watch the exclusive interview here, then check out her awesome panel discussions on IoT Practitioner.
Healthcare Executives Network (HExN) founder, Tim Foley, interviews some of the many industry experts at the IoT Slam: You can catch the full interviews and other content from IoT Slam on the IoT Practitioner site. As IoT becomes an increasingly powerful component of healthcare, the HExN team will continue to highlight these informative events. […]
As you read this, the Internet of Things (IoT) is reshaping virtually every industry, including healthcare. The Healthcare Executives Network had a key role in the IoT Slam last year in Durham, and this year is looking to be bigger and better. A variety of healthcare focused breakout sessions make this event particularly germane to […]
There are many barriers to the expansion of IoT in healthcare. The vast amount of data, security policies and physician adoption are just a few challenges preventing the healthcare industry from implementing a successful IoT strategy. So, how do we overcome these challenges and improve outcomes? Healthcare Executives Network founder, Tim Foley, recently moderated an […]
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According to a report from MarketResearch.com, millions of new Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) will be added to health systems and the market segment is poised to hit $117 billion by 2020. Medical device manufacturers have traditionally focused on patient safety and time to market rather than security. Long FDA approval cycles mean that […]
The Healthcare Executives Network is a proud supporter of the inaugural Health Slam virtual conference on December 2. Health Slam – an IoT Slam production, is the world’s first and largest virtual conference dedicated to aligning the Internet of Things with the Healthcare & Life Science industries. Health Slam explores the application of IoT in […]
Healthcare Executives Network is proud to support the IoT Community with the Health Slam to be held on December 2, 2016.The inaugural Health Slam’16 virtual conference will shine a spotlight on how the Internet of Things is transforming and disrupting the Healthcare & Life Sciences Industry. The organizers are now accepting papers and proposals from potential speakers for Health […]
The Healthcare Executives Network is proud to sponsor this fantastic event: On June 7-8, at the New York Academy of Sciences, Wearable Tech + Digital Health + NeuroTech NYC will explore advanced sensors, connected devices, cloud computing, and data analysis for optimized health. Scientists, technologists, health systems, investors, sensor, device and app creators, machine learning, […]
[iframe id=”https://drive.google.com/a/healthcareexecutivesnetwork.org/file/d/0B9oH_v24arHgTnNUc2xtZnNJdFU/preview”] The Internet of Things (IoT) is the network of physical objects or “things” embedded with electronics, software, sensors, and network connectivity, which enables these objects to collect and exchange data. This has huge applications and implications on Healthcare. Are we prepared for the next big game changer? Every aspect of healthcare has devices […]
by Zana Patrick Desgranges, MD, PhD, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Vigilias Back in 2012, Dr. Demaerschalk of the Mayo Clinic published two groundbreaking studies in the medical journal Stroke that validated the use of smartphones for telemedicine in stroke care. Both studies relied on an iPhone 4 over 3G/4G networks. This technology is […]