This Will Revolutionize Education

This Will Revolutionize Education

This will revolutionize education. No prediction has been made as often or as incorrectly as that one. In 1922, it was Thomas Edison who declared that, “The motion picture is destined to revolutionize our educational system and that in a few years, it will supplant largely, if not entirely, the use of textbooks.” Yeah. And […]

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Wireless wake-up call | Jeromy Johnson | TEDxBerkeley

Wireless wake-up call | Jeromy Johnson | TEDxBerkeley

Translator: Hélène Vernet Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs I’d like to begin by asking a few questions. Who knows if they have a wireless smart meter on their home? Okay. And who has their smartphone in their pocket right now? Great. And who’s read the fine prints in your owner’s manual that says that the smartphone should never […]

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Is Social Media Hurting Your Mental Health? | Bailey Parnell | TEDxRyersonU

Is Social Media Hurting Your Mental Health? | Bailey Parnell | TEDxRyersonU

Translator: MARIA TIAKA Reviewer: Peter van de Ven I’m fat. Wow, I’m fat. She’s only nineteen years old, what am I doing with my life? Hey! Two likes! Nice. Do I like this photo? Does she really need more likes? I hope I’m going to be invited to the wedding. One more like, nice! Welcome […]

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50th Anniversary Speaker DJ Patil: Alumnus and First U.S. Chief Data Scientist | De Anza College

50th Anniversary Speaker DJ Patil: Alumnus and First U.S. Chief Data Scientist | De Anza College

Good morning, everyone. I would like to welcome you and another large number of people who are watching this live stream. I would like first to introduce our guests from the district. Welcome to an event celebrating the 50th anniversary of DeAnza College. This entire year has been our 50th anniversary and the theme has […]

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What if all US health care costs were transparent? | Jeanne Pinder

So, a little while ago, members of my family had three bits of minor surgery, about a half hour each, and we got three sets of bills. For the first one, the anesthesia bill alone was 2,000 dollars; the second one, 2,000 dollars; the third one, 6,000 dollars. So I’m a journalist. I’m like, what’s […]

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Virtual reality is finding a place in health care

Virtual reality is finding a place in health care

Laura Victoria-Perez needed a hysterectomy and for the first time in her life, was facing major surgery. I didn’t know what to expect about the operating room. I didn’t know what to expect about the preparation. The idea of having surgery and spending time in hospital can cause high levels of anxiety says anesthesiologist Dr. […]

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What could the future of digital healthcare look like for a community nurse?

What could the future of digital healthcare look like for a community nurse?

Hi, I’m Mary. I’m a registered nurse working in the community. Machine learning algorithms monitor all of my patients via readings from their wearable devices and smart home. Anything out of the norm and I’m immediately alerted and given a range of actions. One of my elderly patients, Tom, had a fall yesterday. His readings […]

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Why We Need Enlightened Regulation, with David Weild

Why We Need Enlightened Regulation, with David Weild

Well there’s been systematically growth in processing power in semiconductors. You know, Moore’s Law at 1.8 improvements times improvement for every two years I think is about what the rate is. And we’ve, we used to fill up an entire room with what’s now in your pocket. So there’s been just remarkable ability to crunch […]

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Swedish Health Partners with Kindred for Tele-ICU Program

Swedish Health Partners with Kindred for Tele-ICU Program

In February we went live with our Tele-ICU system, which is a partnership with Swedish. It’s a complete system in each room with full audio-visual capability, where it’s a two-way communication system. It’s been a great support to the nurses who are at the bedside caring for our ICU patients. There’s a level of expertise […]

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How Technology Is Helping (and Hurting) Health Care

How Technology Is Helping (and Hurting) Health Care

Great, so I’m here with Dr. Tejal Gandhi. We just finished a great WIHI, The Digital Transformation: How Technology is Helping and Hurting Healthcare with you and both Bob Wachter as our experts. So thank you for taking the time. One question that we didn’t get to, we touched on the theme a little bit. […]

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