IoT in Healthcare

IoT in Healthcare

IoT in action as NHS England trials remote patient monitoring

Reliq Health is working with NHS England to check up on patients in Imperial College Hospital pilot. NHS England is piloting a remote patient monitoring...

US government to fund research into smart clothing for emergency staff

The US government department of Homeland Security is investing in wearables that monitor the health of emergency crew in real-time. The US government has launched...

Drones to deliver critical medical supplies in Australia

Delivery of critical medical supplies by drones is set to be trialled in Australia later this year, according to world-renowned brain surgeon Charlie Teo. Teo,...

Augmented reality set for ‘accelerated growth’ in medicine

ABI Research has predicted that the medical augmented reality (AR) will hit an inflection point between 2018 and 2019. The research firm forecasts that the market...

IBM Watson’s artificial intelligence to help solve complex medical cases

IBM Watson, an artificial intelligence (AI) platform, will work alongside doctors in Germany attempting diagnose rare diseases, according to a report from the BBC. The partnership with German private...

Alphabet’s Verily partners with 3M on health management tech

3M Health Information Systems is to collaborate with Verily Life Sciences (formerly Google Life Sciences), an Alphabet company, to develop new population health measurement...

Healthcare professionals hit by Internet of Things reality check

At last week's Internet of Healthcare conference, we caught up with experts to discuss if - and how - practitioners and hospitals are approaching the Internet of...

Apple, EVRYTHNG announce new IoT insurance partnerships

Technology giant Apple and IoT start-up EVRTHNG this week announced significant partnerships with insurance companies, a sign perhaps that insurers are ready to face the...

NHS testbeds show future of healthcare – but concerns linger on...

Two of the leading NHS innovation testbed projects talked through their experiences at the Internet of Healthcare conference in London yesterday, although concerns were...

Internet of Things the ‘most powerful disruptor’ in healthcare

The Internet of Things (IoT) is already the biggest disruptor in the healthcare sector, according to Dr Ajay Bakshi, speaking at the Internet of...

Health hacker urges patients to take control of their own data

Speaking at the Internet of Healthcare conference in London today, citizen hacker Tim Omer explains why patient empowerment through technology and data is essential. Tim...

Surrey and Borders NHS Trust unveil IoT trial for dementia sufferers

Internet of Things (IoT) devices will be put in patients’ homes to monitor wellbeing. An NHS Trust is looking to recruit 700 volunteers to take...