Interwoven Garment with 12-Lead ECG and More [video]

Interwoven Garment with 12-Lead ECG and More [video]

Wearable with ECGs take home health monitoring further than most consumers would have deemed likely so soon after the heath tech began to emerge from fitness trackers. We’ve written about Cambridge Heartwear’s Heartsense 3-lead ECG device. We also covered...
Vanderbilt Uses Voice Interface to Humanize EHR

Vanderbilt Uses Voice Interface to Humanize EHR

Electronic health records (EHRs) promise improved patient care coordination among healthcare professionals. Long-touted benefits of EHRs include faster and more accurate diagnosis, more effective treatments, and lower healthcare costs. Pushback from physicians and...
What Did You Miss at CES 2019?

What Did You Miss at CES 2019?

CES has become the leading show for health tech. The number of exhibitors with health and medical products has grown rapidly in recent years. Nowhere else can you find so many companies in one place, from huge multinational corporations to tiny startups and university...
Expressive Robot Helps Autistic Kids Learn [video]

Expressive Robot Helps Autistic Kids Learn [video]

Robotics continue to find meaningful applications in health care. A.I.-empowered robots in a pilot program in Canada help reduce hospital emergency department wait times and VGo’s telepresence robot augments clinical staff access in a variety of healthcare...
EarlySense Racks Up Impressive Monitoring Stats

EarlySense Racks Up Impressive Monitoring Stats

When we first wrote about EarlySense in January 2017 following CES, we noted the multisensory patient under-mattress monitor’s versatility and accuracy. The second part of the article focused on the potential benefits to patients and hospitals in early patient...