Can AI Turbocharge Your Healthcare Software? Part 1 of 3

Can AI Turbocharge Your Healthcare Software? Part 1 of 3 How can artificial intelligence (AI) turbocharge your healthcare software? The key is “graph data.” In this three-part series, Tom Blue, Ryan Wright, and Tim Oates explore the evolution of healthcare as it relates to AI-powered technology and graph data. The Truth Has Been Right In…

Update on our COVID-19 AI and Data Research Project

Update on our COVID-19 AI and Data Research Project This is the promised update on our COVID-19 AI and data research project. Just over two months ago, Synaptiq organized a few of its data scientists and outside researchers into a voluntary project related to COVID-19 data. We presented our early work in a webcast with…

How is AI Bringing About a Fundamental Transformation in Healthcare Today?

How is AI Bringing About a Fundamental Transformation in Healthcare Today? A fundamental transformation in healthcare was well underway when the COVID-19 pandemic struck. According to The Lancet Digital Health study from 2019, “deep learning offers considerable promise for medical diagnostics”. Then the rapidity of the spread of COVID-19, and the disease’s unique ability to…

Will COVID-19 Accelerate the Adoption of Virtual Patient Care?

Will COVID-19 accelerate the long term adoption of virtual patient care? In response to the global pandemic and stay-at-home orders, healthcare providers began offering alternative options to traditional in-person visits. Temporarily relaxed regulations facilitated this. And while some are betting the trend will stick, healthcare providers will need more than a longer-term change in regulatory…

Personalized Medicine and Machine Learning

Have you ever had a friend recommend a book or a diet or a workout program because “it changed my life!,” only to try it and think … “meh”?  Very often, what works really well for one person doesn’t work for another because we’re all different in ways that are sometimes obvious, but in most cases are…

Applying Graphs and AI to Hospital Logistics

Several years ago I had the pleasure of working with some doctors at a local trauma hospital on a research project.  As with many organizations that excel at their core mission, the quality of the medical care this hospital offered was truly unparalleled, but many of the supporting functions were in need of optimization.  For…

Applications of AI in Healthcare

We are passionate about helping people improve their health and are fortunate to work with amazing healthcare clients that have technology products serving providers, patients, and manufacturers.  A decade ago it would have been unthinkable that any commercial organization outside of an insurance company could unlock the value of their health data, but it’s clear…