Tag: Hospital Care

Google strikes deal with HCA Healthcare to mine patient records to develop algorithms

Alphabet Inc.’s Google and national hospital chain HCA Healthcare Inc. have struck a deal to develop healthcare algorithms using patient records, the latest foray by a tech giant into the $3 trillion healthcare sector. Nashville, Tenn.–based HCA HCA, +0.77%, which operates across about 2,000 locations in 21 states, would consolidate and store with Google data from digital health records […]

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Verloop.io announces WhatsApp chatbot to ease demand for medical oxygen – ET HealthWorld

Bangalore-based Verloop.io on Wednesday announced launch of its automation chatbot on Whatsapp, in collaboration with KVN Foundation’s Mission Million Air initiative, to help connect people who need oxygen and those who have it, including individuals and hospitals. The company is working with medical manufacturers, NGOs, charities, food delivery networks, organizations, and groups associated with Covid-19 […]

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Some wealthy hospital donors received early COVID-19 vaccinations — those institutions have a wide variety of explanations

Relief over the arrival of COVID-19 vaccines in the U.S. quickly curdled into frustration over supply shortages, delivery problems, and unequal distribution. But one group has gotten a head start in receiving the coveted shots: people who’ve donated money to hospitals distributing the vaccine. Hospitals from coast to coast have offered their wealthy contributors early […]

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