HEALTH TECHNOLOGY, FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE
eSight | January 04, 2023
eSight, a leading vision-enhancement platform, announced the launch of eSight Go, its most recent innovation in assistive technology. With its enhanced visual clarity, lightweight design, and expansive field of view, the wearable gadget establishes a new benchmark for enhanced vision technology, allowing people with central vision loss to gain independence in their daily lives.
The company said that it has greatly improved the capacity and design of its digital eyewear. It is not only to help people who are blind see better but also to make their lives smoother and more manageable.
Through a flexible, wearable design that does not restrict the wearer's peripheral vision, eSight devices improve vision for thousands of people with over 20 eye conditions. In addition, the mobility-preserving structure of eSight Go allows for use anywhere, at any time.
eSight Go uses the best-matched camera and lens to project a superior image onto two high-resolution screens for binocular vision. Its users can alter the internal OLED's color and contrast. A broader field of view (45 degrees) amplifies vision for unrivaled mobility. Additionally, its new features include better navigation and image stabilization software, a 12-megapixel camera, 4K capabilities, and full HD OLED panels that deliver the sharpest picture with 170 grams comfortably distributed around the neck.
eSight Go will debut at CES 2023 and launch in Q4 2023. The device will be showcased at the Gentex booth (#6341) from January 5-8, 2023.
eSight is an innovative vision platform that promises to help people who are blind see new opportunities. It helps patients with macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and 50 other vision-loss conditions. The first eSight Eyewear prototype was released in 2013. Time Magazine named eSight 3 one of 'The 25 Best Inventions of 2017' while Buzzfeed named it one of the '6 Inventions Changing British Lives in 2017'.
Commure | November 14, 2022
To help healthcare organizations hurdle long-standing barriers to meaningful transformation and drive exponential innovation at scale, Commure, Inc. today introduced CommureOS, a revolutionary transformation platform purpose-built for healthcare, at HLTH 2022.
CommureOS is designed to give healthcare organizations the power to synthesize and maximize their existing solutions as well as easily build and rapidly deploy intelligent workflows to enhance clinical, operational, and financial efficiency. By reconciling information through a single platform and facilitating easy and connected innovation, CommureOS enables hospitals and health systems to streamline their technology experience, empower their healthcare workforce, and enhance care delivery and outcomes.
“For decades, health organizations have been pushed to innovate at near-impossible speeds to keep up with the industry’s rate of change — and have made remarkable strides despite it all, More than ever, they deserve a robust tech experience that ensures their progress can endure. Over the past five years, we’ve been quietly and responsibly building a new model of innovation with some of our nation’s biggest health systems — and today, we invite pioneering organizations to embark with us on a new era of healthcare transformation.”
-Ashwini Zenooz, MD, CEO of Commure
With CommureOS, healthcare organizations can more effectively and efficiently:
Unlock and connect disparate data points and static insights across their technology ecosystem and make them actionable and helpful at the point of care.
Create, test, and deploy new solutions to solve their unique challenges with modular and industry-native building blocks — turning months of development into hours of configuration.
Reuse established clinical and non-clinical data connections and extend across multiple use cases and workflows to seamlessly scale innovation throughout their organization.
At a time when hospitals and health systems across the country are grappling with rising burnout and attrition, Commure is steadfast in our commitment to empower the healthcare workforce by simplifying and optimizing the tasks they do and the workflows they use every day, By helping health organizations derive meaning from mountains of data and build connected solutions at scale, we can finally ensure that people — rather than technology — are at the heart of our healthcare ecosystem,said Abhijit Mitra, chief product and engineering officer at Commure.
With CommureOS, leading health systems and hospitals have the tools and support to create or customize the organizational workflows they need with ease, enabling them to streamline traditionally manual and time-consuming tasks and cultivate a more dynamic experience for clinicians, staff, and care delivery teams.
There’s a new generation of digital health innovators keeping health systems at the center of their own transformation journeys — and Commure is at the forefront, Migrating from point solutions to platform is essential for technology-driven transformation of the sector. By connecting the dots and driving exceptional experiences, Commure is advancing our collective pursuit of responsible and enduring innovation,said Hemant Taneja, CEO and managing director at General Catalyst and co-founder of Commure.
Commure, Inc. is building the first operating system designed for healthcare. By connecting disparate datasets, surfacing meaningful insights, accelerating performance through a suite of intuitive applications, and enabling seamless innovation across the industry, we empower every person in the health ecosystem to deliver exceptional care. Commure’s original applications include solutions to improve staff safety, enhance clinical workflow, and bolster financial operations. Commure is partnering with health systems, payors, and digital innovators to build a vibrant health ecosystem together; currently, the company enables more than 160,000 clinicians and staff across more than 400 care facilities to advance care through collaboration.
HEALTH TECHNOLOGY, FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE
Juvare | December 28, 2022
A leader in crisis and emergency management technology, Juvare recently announced successfully automating the transfer of hospital bed capacity data from EMResource to National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN), run by Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
EMResource data has been used as part of the national response to COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic. This has enabled flexible data collection from hospitals and improved visibility at both the state and federal levels. According to estimates, data obtained from EMResource served as the single most important source for hospital information.
“McKinsey Institute estimates that automating different tasks can raise productivity growth to 1.4% annually”
The company believes that the ability to quickly help hospitals and public health stakeholders keep track of the situation across a region or state and respond to changing regulatory needs without giving healthcare providers more work is a unique feature. Even when there are no federal rules or requirements, EMResource helps states and healthcare coalitions keep track of the capacity and availability of healthcare resources.
During the pandemic, Juvare made a number of important changes to the EMResource platform. For example, it updated the user interface and gave hospitals across the state access to APIs so that they could automate data in a way that had never been done before. Also, the company launched the JX Connector integration platform to help the public sector update its digital systems by quickly connecting different data streams. The integration of EMResource and NHSN was done faster with Juvare's JX Connector, a platform for integration-as-a-service.
Juvare Enterprise Resilience Solutions help organizations connect to the important resources, data, and mutual help they need to bounce back after disasters or other problems. Juvare has helped with over 500,000 emergency response situations each year in more than 25 countries.