Sweetch Develops AI Platform That Predicts Individual’s Risk For Developing A Metabolic Syndrome Related Disease

January, 2018
Source: Superb Crew

Sweetch Develops AI Platform That Predicts Individual’s Risk For Developing A Metabolic Syndrome Related Disease

Sweetch is an Artificial Intelligence-based platform aimed at reducing the risk and improving the outcomes of Metabolic Syndrome diseases – Diabetes, Pre-Diabetes, Hypertension, Pre-Hypertension, Obesity, and Hyperlipidemia.

Ovia Health hackathon seeks solutions to women’s health challenges

January, 2018
Source: Daily Free Press

Ovia Health hackathon seeks solutions to women’s health challenges

In an office space in downtown Boston, a mother created an app for overworked moms. A victim of sexual assault made a database to quantify those crimes. The cousin of girl who lost her life to an eating disorder designed an app for rehabilitation.

Baltimore startup Protenus raises $11 million

January, 2018
Source: Baltimore Business Journal

Baltimore startup Protenus raises $11 million

Baltimore health data security company, Protenus, has raised an $11 million Series B round of financing, co-led by Kaiser Permanente Ventures and F-Prime Capital Partners.

8 things you need to know this morning

January, 2018
Source: Baltimore Business Journal

8 things you need to know this morning

5.6M Patient Records Breached in 2017, as Healthcare Struggles to Proactively Protect Health Data

January, 2018
Source: Digital Journal

5.6M Patient Records Breached in 2017, as Healthcare Struggles to Proactively Protect Health Data

Insider-wrongdoing is the cause of the largest health data breach in 2017

5.6M patient records breached in 2017: 6 things to know

January, 2018
Source: Becker's Hospital Review

5.6M patient records breached in 2017: 6 things to know

Nearly 5.6 million patient records were breached during 477 incidents documented in 2017, up from 450 incidents in 2016 that compromised 27 million patient records, according to a Protenus report.

5.6M Patient Records Breached in 2017, as Healthcare Struggles to Comprehensively and Proactively Detect Health Data Breaches

January, 2018
Source: Post-healthcare

5.6M Patient Records Breached in 2017, as Healthcare Struggles to Comprehensively and Proactively Detect Health Data Breaches

The Breach Barometer Annual Report analyzes how data breaches have affected healthcare throughout 2017.

2017 Breach Report: 477 Breaches, 5.6M Patient Records Affected

January, 2018
Source: Healthcare Informatics

2017 Breach Report: 477 Breaches, 5.6M Patient Records Affected

Although 2017 saw fewer massive health data breaches when compared to 2016, there was still an average of at least one health data breach per day throughout the entire year, according to a year in review report from cybersecurity software company Protenus.

Fintech lender Fundbox shows how open banking can be done

January, 2018
Source: American Banker

Fintech lender Fundbox shows how open banking can be done

The online small-business lender Fundbox says it is integrating its automated lending service with several software programs commonly used by its borrowers — and it’s a move that could hold a lesson for banks.