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Accord Healthcare

With an extensive presence in North America, Europe, South America, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa and more recently in the MENA and ASEAN regions, Accord Healthcare has very rapidly become one of the fastest growing generic pharmaceutical companies. With a robust product portfolio in growth segments, such as Oncology, Cardiology, Neurology, Nephrology, Urology, Psychiatry, Diabetology, Pain management and Gastroenterology, Accord’s marketing and distribution network now reaches over 70 countries.

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What are the Risks of AI in the healthcare industry

Article | April 21, 2020

While artificial intelligence (AI) offers numerous advantages across a wide range of businesses and applications, an ongoing report spreads out some convincing focuses on the different difficulties and perils of using AI in the social insurance segment. As of late, AI has been progressively consolidated all through the medicinal services space. Machines would now be able to give emotional wellness help by means of a chatbot, screen tolerant wellbeing, and even anticipate heart failure, seizures, or sepsis.

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Why Medical Drones Are Taking Off in Healthcare

Article | April 21, 2020

With their speed and maneuverability, drones have long captured attention for their potential to deliver shopping orders and photograph the world from above. But the machines can also serve a medical purpose by shuttling drugs, defibrillators and other equipment to emergency sites or care facilities. Improvements in battery life, GPS navigation and artificial intelligence functions are making drones a more practical option in healthcare, says Dr. Daniel Kraft, faculty chair for medicine and neuroscience at Singularity University, an executive education program that also serves as a business incubator and consultancy service. Theft is also a concern, says Will Stavanja, chief technical officer at AirBox Technologies, which is testing its DroneX fleet for medical deliveries in the Caribbean. “Right now, most drones land, drop the package and leave,” says Stavanja, whose team has developed smart mailboxes for secure delivery. Addressing that risk will be key to determining whether drones can handle sensitive cargo. “You want a very high degree of certainty,” Kraft says. “It’s one thing if you lose a urine sample or a blood sample; you can get another one. It’s another to lose an organ.”

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How Virtual Care and Telehealth are Redefining Healthcare

Article | April 21, 2020

Virtual care and telehealth are no longer seen as merely an innovative method of delivering healthcare; technology is now indispensable to protecting patients, staff, and PPE resources amid the coronavirus pandemic. In a recent Harvard Medical School blog, Lee H. Schwamm, MD, shared that “telehealth, the virtual care platforms that allow health care professionals and patients to meet by phone or video chat, seems tailor-made for this moment in time… The current crisis makes virtual care solutions like telehealth an indispensable tool.” He believes that the role of telehealth is vital to our country as “it can help flatten the curve of infections and help us to deploy medical staff and lifesaving equipment wisely.”

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TOP 4 BENEFITS EHR SOFTWARE FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM-SIZED PRACTICES

Article | April 21, 2020

From the very first day you implement EHR software, you’ll let out a sigh of relief once you realize its amazing potential and how it can transform your practice. You may experience some minor drawbacks along the way, but these are nothing compared to the many benefits you’ll achieve. Below are some of the benefits healthcare facilities acquire from the use of EHR Software:

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Spotlight

Accord Healthcare

With an extensive presence in North America, Europe, South America, Australia, New Zealand and South Africa and more recently in the MENA and ASEAN regions, Accord Healthcare has very rapidly become one of the fastest growing generic pharmaceutical companies. With a robust product portfolio in growth segments, such as Oncology, Cardiology, Neurology, Nephrology, Urology, Psychiatry, Diabetology, Pain management and Gastroenterology, Accord’s marketing and distribution network now reaches over 70 countries.

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