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Alphabet life science subsidiary Verily raises $1 billion to expand

Alphabet life science subsidiary Verily raises $1 billion to expand

Verily, a life science subsidiary of Alphabet, raised $1 billion in a recent funding round to support the business’s expansion. The research group was founded in 2015 to improve precision health. Its primary objective is to use data from a wide range of clinical, social, and behavioural source... Read more

date14 days ago
Consultancy firm WorkNest acquires Care 4 Quality

Consultancy firm WorkNest acquires Care 4 Quality

Consultancy firm WorkNest continues to expand by acquiring Care 4 Quality, a company that provides health and safety services to some of the largest care homes in the British Isles. WorkNest offers several services to businesses, including HR, health & safety and employment law. The company... Read more

date28 days ago
AI helps Dutch doctors discharge intensive care patients

AI helps Dutch doctors discharge intensive care patients

The intensive care unit of Amsterdam UMC implemented an artificial intelligence solution to determine whether patients are fit to leave intensive care. "A world first", the organization said. Artificial intelligence (AI) is gaining ground in healthcare. More and more organizations develop AI so... Read more

date1 month ago
Amazon to stop offering its Amazon Care healthcare services

Amazon to stop offering its Amazon Care healthcare services

The move is just a blip in the tech giant's general push into the US healthcare market. Amazon will stop offering its Amazon Care primary health-care services at the end of this year, according to an internal memo published by GeekWire. The company made the decision after determining that it was... Read more

date1 month ago
Amazon acquires One Medical for €3.8 billion

Amazon acquires One Medical for €3.8 billion

Amazon acquired healthcare provider One Medical. The commerce giant wants to expand in the medical market. Amazon will pay a total of €3.8 billion for One Medical. The deal includes the entire business, all data and debts. One Medical offers physical and virtual doctor services to customers. ... Read more

date2 months ago
‘Medworq stored unencrypted patient information for years’

‘Medworq stored unencrypted patient information for years’

Medworq, a software provider for general practitioners in the Netherlands, has stored and shared unencrypted patient information for years. A whistleblower recently shared the news with Follow The Money, a platform for investigative journalism. Medworq stored unencrypted patient information of ... Read more

date3 months ago
‘Healthcare increasingly adopts multicloud environments’

‘Healthcare increasingly adopts multicloud environments’

Although the healthcare sector is increasingly using multicloud environments, we're years away from cloud adoption reaching maturity. A global survey by Nutanix shows that the healthcare industry is catching up on multicloud adoptions. Although this industry is still in the early stages of mult... Read more

date5 months ago
Data specialist Cascador Health gets financial injection

Data specialist Cascador Health gets financial injection

Healthcare data specialist Cascador Health raised 3.4 million euros in a recent investment round. The funds are intended for further expansion in Europe and Belgium, its country of origin. The latest round was made possible by healthcare provider Hirslanden and investment funds Qbic, Volta Vent... Read more

date6 months ago
Snowflake introduces data platform for healthcare

Snowflake introduces data platform for healthcare

Snowflake is tailoring its data platform to healthcare providers. Snowflake Healthcare & Life Sciences Data Cloud should make it easier for healthcare providers to collaborate on data and analytics The new Healthcare & Life Sciences Data Cloud platform allows healthcare organizations to ... Read more

date6 months ago
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