Perspectives from Orbita

Perspectives on how conversational AI redefines the patient journey and powers automation with empathy in healthcare and life sciences.
Oct 26, 2018 The Boston Buzz: Highlights from Voice.Health Summit, October 17, 2018 The promising role of voice in healthcare took center stage just one week ago at the Boston Seaport World Trade Center thanks to Boston Children’s… Read more
May 8, 2018 From Prevention to Administration, Examples of Voice Assistant Use in Healthcare In past posts, we’ve talked generally about the role of voice in healthcare. This post will be more specific. It will follow the journey of a patient who,… Read more
doctor-echo-057357-edited Jan 30, 2018 5 Applications of Voice Assistants in Healthcare Previous blog posts have noted that voice is a natural interface for communicating our thoughts and ideas. Recent innovations have made voice an obvious… Read more
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
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 25, 2017 Health Insurance Companies Are Betting Big on Health Care IoT Aside from health care consumers and providers, nobody may be more affected by technology in health care than the health insurance companies and other… Read more
Dec 15, 2016 VC’s are stepping up investment in home care The home care industry is taking off. We see it every day with the applications that our clients are developing. And if we wanted more evidence, we had to… Read more
Nov 3, 2016 Telehealth Becomes Just Plain Health Back in late September, at the Health IT Summit held in New York, Healthcare Informatics sponsored a panel discussion entitled “Telehealth: New Platform… Read more
Oct 20, 2016 Orbita Platform Announcement at Partners Connected Healthcare Symposium Today we are very pleased to announce the availability of the Orbita Digital Experience Platform for connected home healthcare applications. While the… Read more
Oct 10, 2016 Upcoming Events: Catch Orbita in San Diego, Boston, And Chicago With so much interest in the topic, the Orbita calendar’s starting to fill up with events focused on emerging healthcare technologies. Over the next… Read more
Sep 22, 2016 The Unsung Technologies of Digital Home Healthcare It’s no secret that interest in better home healthcare is on the rise. Economic forces like value-based reimbursement and accountable care are pushing… Read more
doctor-1149149_1280.jpg Sep 6, 2016 The End Of Healthcare As We Know It It’s true, we are approaching the end of health care as we know it. But it’s a reason to rejoice. The reason we are approaching the end is that the… Read more
Aug 17, 2016 Orbita Newsletter - Q3 2016 - In Orbit with New Partners, New Opportunities.... Orbita Is On the Move.   Read more
Aug 17, 2016 Infamous HIPAA Fines Are you taking HIPAA seriously? REALLY seriously, and not just providing lip service?  The great thing about HIPAA is that it clearly lays out rules and… Read more