Tag Archives: Future

Drug Companies and Doctors Battle Over the Future of Fecal Transplants

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — There’s a new war raging in health care, with hundreds of millions of dollars at stake and thousands of lives in the balance. The battle, pitting drug companies against doctors and patient advocates, is being fought over the unlikeliest of substances: human excrement. The clash is over the future of fecal microbiota… Read More »

Why hospitals' future will involve keeping people from showing up

The biggest challenge hospital operators face is how to keep people from showing up in the first place. That’s the perspective of healthcare experts who spoke on healthcare at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Smartphones, wearable devices, along with time-honored anti-smoking and nutrition approaches are key to keeping hospitals from providing excess, unnecessary… Read More »

The Future is Now: Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Specialty Pharmacy – Specialty Pharmacy Times

The world is rapidly moving towards the adoption and seamless integration of artificial intelligence (AI), including machine learning (ML) as a subset of AI, throughout our daily lives. As a society, we are just now beginning to see how this technology will become an omnipresent part of life in the coming decades.  Health care, including the… Read More »