Touch Prime: Advanced ultrasound imaging with an extraordinary user experience

| July 1, 2015

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The CARESTREAM Touch Prime Ultrasound System is based on an all new computing architecture equipped to provide precise advanced front-end beam forming, novel imaging modes, and automated image optimization capabilities. Advanced ultrasound beamforming and post-processing technologies greatly benefit from access to increased computing power.

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BJC HealthCare

As one of the largest nonprofit health care organizations in the country, BJC HealthCare has developed an international reputation for academic excellence and advances in medicine. It serves the greater St. Louis, southern Illinois and mid-Missouri markets, providing inpatient and outpatient care; primary care; community health and wellness; workplace health; home health; community mental health; rehabilitation; and long-term care and hospice through its 15 hospitals and community health locations. Our passion to serve patients unites us. Whether we assist them in clinical or non-clinical roles, we simply make excellent care happen.

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Reimagining healthcare with Azure IoT

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Providers, payors, pharmaceuticals, and life sciences companies are leading the next wave of healthcare innovation by utilizing connected devices. From continuous patient monitoring, to optimizing operations for manufacturers and cold-chain supply tracking for the pharmaceutical industry, the healthcare industry has embraced IoT technology to improve patient outcomes and operations. In our latest IoT Signals for Healthcare research, we spoke with over 150 health organizations about the role that IoT will play in helping them deliver better health outcomes in the years to come. Across the ecosystem, 85 percent see IoT as “critical” to their success, with 78 percent planning to increase their investment in IoT technologies over the next few years. Real-time data from connected devices and sensors provides benefits across the health ecosystem, from manufacturers and pharmaceuticals to health providers and patients. For health providers, IoT unlocks efficiencies for clinical staff and equipment:

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Developing a Coronavirus Digital Marketing Strategy for Healthcare

Article | March 6, 2020

Healthcare organizations are scrambling right now to stay on top of Coronavirus while also providing world-class care to other patients with various healthcare needs. This becomes a problem for marketing teams to not only stay consistent in their messaging and marketing priorities but also in shifting focus to this new uncertain reality we’re all facing. There is no blueprint for what’s happening right now, but there are steps we can take to help keep the momentum moving forward.To start, healthcare marketing teams should first focus on how they are communicating about Coronavirus to their community and patients, and how their digital marketing channels (such as SEO, paid media, content marketing, and social media) fit into that message. At Marcel Digital, we’re currently working with our healthcare clients to shift digital marketing strategies to fit this new mold. Here’s what we’re telling them.

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How to optimize health IT systems for immunization drives

Article | March 6, 2020

Government bodies have organized vaccination drives from the days of paper, pen and file folders. Nations across the globe have successfully run vaccination programs on a large scale. In countries such as India, with the second-largest population, a vaccination campaign to eradicate polio was delivered at specified centers and going door-to-door. India was declared officially polio-free in March 2014. All without technology! Routine vaccination administration has always been either by a scheduled or walk-in appointment. Vaccinating populations for polio, smallpox or similar diseases has always been a part of a multi-year plan for governments.

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COVID-19 predictions, Dunning-Kruger Effect and the Hippocratic Oath of a Data Scientist

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COVID-19 related data sources are fairly easy to find. Libraries in R and Python make it super easy to come up with pretty visualizations, models, forecasts, insights and recommendations. I have seen recommendations in areas like economics, public policy, and healthcare policy from individuals who apparently have no background in any of these fields. All of us have seen these 'data driven' insights. Some close friends have asked if I have been analyzing the COVID-19 datasets. Yes, I have been looking at these datasets. However, my analysis has been just out of curiosity and not with the intent of publishing my forecast or recommendations. I am not planning to make any of my analyses on COVID-19 dataset public because I sincerely believe that I am not qualified to do so.

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BJC HealthCare

As one of the largest nonprofit health care organizations in the country, BJC HealthCare has developed an international reputation for academic excellence and advances in medicine. It serves the greater St. Louis, southern Illinois and mid-Missouri markets, providing inpatient and outpatient care; primary care; community health and wellness; workplace health; home health; community mental health; rehabilitation; and long-term care and hospice through its 15 hospitals and community health locations. Our passion to serve patients unites us. Whether we assist them in clinical or non-clinical roles, we simply make excellent care happen.

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