Tuesday , August 21 2018
Home / NHS

NHS

Femtech hardware startup Elvie inks strategic partnership with UK’s NHS – TechCrunch

Femtech hardware startup Elvie inks strategic partnership with UK’s NHS – TechCrunch Elvie, a femtech hardware startup whose first product is a sleek smart pelvic floor exerciser, has inked a strategic partnership with the UK’s National Health Service that will make the device available nationwide through the country’s free-at-the-point-of-use healthcare service …

Read More »

Snap40 raises $8M for its AI-powered patient monitoring solution – TechCrunch

Snap40 raises $8M for its AI-powered patient monitoring solution – TechCrunch Snap40, a Scottish startup that has developed an AI-enabled wearable device to help health professionals monitor patients either on the hospital ward or at home, has raised $8 million in seed funding. The round is led by ADV, with …

Read More »

Drone development should focus on social good first, says UK report – TechCrunch

Drone development should focus on social good first, says UK report – TechCrunch A UK government backed drone innovation project that’s exploring how unmanned aerial vehicles could benefit cities — including for use-cases such as medical delivery, traffic incident response, fire response and construction and regeneration — has reported early …

Read More »

UK report warns DeepMind Health could gain “excessive monopoly power” – TechCrunch

UK report warns DeepMind Health could gain “excessive monopoly power” – TechCrunch DeepMind’s foray into digital health services continues to raise concerns. The latest worries are voiced by a panel of external reviewers appointed by the Google-owned AI company to report on its operations after its initial data-sharing arrangements with the …

Read More »

Audit of NHS Trust’s app project with DeepMind raises more questions than it answers – TechCrunch

Audit of NHS Trust’s app project with DeepMind raises more questions than it answers – TechCrunch A third party audit of a controversial patient data-sharing arrangement between a London NHS Trust and Google DeepMind appears to have skirted over the core issues that generated the controversy in the first place. …

Read More »