Bill Cava | Chief Product Officer at Orbita

Perspectives from Orbita

Perspectives on how conversational AI redefines the patient journey and powers automation with empathy in healthcare and life sciences.
Jun 16, 2017 Which Alexa device is right for home healthcare? Since Alexa (Amazon’s voice control system) and Echo (Amazon’s first Alexa-driven device) were brought out late in 2014, Amazon introduced a number of… Read more
May 24, 2017 Echo Show: the power of show and tell Amazon’s recent announcement of Echo Show – a touchscreen device with Alexa voice technology built in – got a generally favorable reception, but in that… Read more
May 16, 2017 New Voice Technology Worth Speaking To If you needed proof that voice technology is hot, look no further than the number of new product offerings launching in the next few months. Read more
Mar 7, 2017 HIMSS17 - The Latest In Digital Healthcare Technology It’s hard to sum up HIMSS17 – the healthcare IT conference held last month in Orlando – in just one blogpost, but (thanks to the articles linked here),… Read more
Feb 27, 2017 The Power of Voice Part 2: How Voice Assistants Can Improve Healthcare Outcomes Part 1 "The Power of Voice Experiences for Elderly in Home Healthcare" outlines the differnt voice technologies available and how they can help with the… Read more
Feb 8, 2017 The Power of Voice Experiences for Elderly in Home Healthcare It’s no secret that the US population is aging. According to the Population Research Bureau projections made in 2016, the number of Americans who are 65… Read more
Jan 13, 2017 Reducing Alert Fatigue in Healthcare by Engaging the At-Home Care Team One of the by-products of the increasing use of technology in healthcare is that there are more and more alerts being sent to care providers. These range… Read more
Dec 29, 2016 Using Technology To Engage Patients Leads To Better Outcomes It almost is beyond discussion that engaged patients, feeling empowered in their own healthcare and treatment, have better outcomes in both wellness and… Read more
Jul 25, 2016 Importance of User Experience, Explained Through Short Film - Uninvited Guests   Uninvited Guests is a short film about a few different things actually, but primarily, about the user experience with Internet of Things (IoT) connected… Read more
Fotolia_101844436_S.jpg May 19, 2016 Connected Elder Care Products You've Never Heard Of Elder care products are evolving, getting smarter and more effective to help patients live longer, healthier lives. By using smart technology to monitor… Read more
Mar 31, 2016 Caring for Those With Alzheimer’s Few things are more frightening than the prospect of having a loved one diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, and as our population ages, that prospect becomes more… Read more
Mar 9, 2016 Questions about Being a Caregiver? Start Here. This is the first of many blogs that will be part of an ongoing blog series answering FAQ by caregivers. When you become a caregiver for an elderly or… Read more
Jan 12, 2016 5 Incredible Connected Health Devices Featured at CES The annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) is the showcase event for consumer electronics innovations. This year’s giant show, held January 6 through 9 in… Read more
Dec 31, 2015 The Internet of Healthcare Things Last spring, International Data Corporation (IDC) predicted that, in 2020, the market for Internet of Things (IoT) would grow to $1.7 trillion (from… Read more