How Patient Care Is Being Improved By Technology Everyday

With technology becoming more integral to patient care in recent years, innovation in the medtech space is progressing at an unprecedented level. From streamlining long-held manual processes to creating entirely new diagnostic devices, new tech is cropping up all over the industry—resulting in a real-world impact on patients’ quality of life. These technologies are helping … Read more

What Should Tech Companies do to Navigate Privacy Concerns in Post-Dobbs Era?

Patient privacy is evolving rapidly in the post-Dobbs era, according to healthcare and life science lawyers in a webinar hosted by the American Bar Association on Wednesday. “For now, a request from law enforcement personnel for protected health information is not valid unless it is pursuant to a process or as otherwise required by law,” … Read more


Nov 29, 2022 GAME REPORT San Jose, Calif. – The Iowa Wild exploded for three first period goals Tuesday evening in San Jose, defeating the Barracuda by a 4-3 score. Marco Rossi had three points in his return to the Iowa lineup and Jesper Wallstedt recorded 30 saves in the victory. San Jose opened the … Read more

Ex-cop who fatally shot Philando Castile had teaching license wrongly denied

The Minnesota Court of Appeals has determined a state board that substitutes teachers’ licenses wrongly denied a teaching license to the former police officer who fatally shot Philando Castile during a traffic stop in 2016. As a result of the verdict issued Monday, Jeronimo Yanez’s case has been sent back to the board for reconsideration. … Read more

Hospitals Can’t Afford to Lag Behind on Cloud Adoption, Microsoft Exec Argues

Historically, healthcare has trailed other industries when it comes to the adoption of new technology — often by decades. But providers that fail to get serious about bucking this trend are putting their businesses at risk of closure. That was the message from John Barto, Microsoft‘s chief digital transformation officer for its health and life … Read more

At HLTH 2022, a New Chapter for AI

The evolution of machine learning is still in its early stages, but at the HLTH 2022 conference this week, companies shared how they are working to fine-tune their approaches to AI. Those efforts included everything from improving the quality of patient data that underpin the algorithms, which has been criticized for not reflecting a diverse … Read more

Attempted Murder Charge Brott in Fillmore County Stabbing

Preston, MN (KROC-AM News) – The Fillmore County man arrested after a stabbing in Ostrander over the weekend is due to make his first court appearance today. Prosecutors have charged 23-year-old Noah Foster of Wykoff with second degree attempted murder, two counts of second-degree assault and one count of fifth-degree assault. Foster is accused of … Read more

How Students Can Be Accepted To College Without Ever Applying

As more colleges experiment with using direct admissions rather than requiring a student to first … [+] apply, the question becomes how much will this new practice change the college admissions landscape. getty An increasing number of colleges and universities are experimenting with a new admissions strategy to boost enrollments and increase their student diversity. … Read more