HIMSS19: Wolters Kluwer Voice Tech and Data Science Experts Discuss AI’s Impact on Clinical Outcomes when Coupled with VUI and Clinical Surveillance

ORLANDO, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/HIMSS19?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#HIMSS19lt;/agt;–Nearly half (48%) of healthcare organizations recently surveyed by Health
Data Management
rank deploying strategies for artificial
intelligence (AI) and advanced analytics technologies as very or
extremely important. At
AI has emerged as one of this year’s dominant themes and several experts
Kluwer, Health
will be leading this discussion, helping
conference attendees gain a deeper understanding of the powerful role AI
can play in improving clinical outcomes and patient safety when combined
with surveillance and voice technologies. HIMSS19 takes place February
11-15 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.

Predictive Clinical Surveillance with AI

On Tuesday, February 12 at 5 p.m. EST, Wolters Kluwer, Health’s Director
of Applied Data Science, John Langton, Ph.D., will present “Predictive
Clinical Surveillance with AI
,” examining how real-time surveillance
of rapidly deteriorating conditions is key to impacting quality and cost
of care. The presentation will focus on how the combination of Machine
Learning, Natural Language Processing (NLP) and clinical knowledge
enable predictive and prescriptive decision support at the point of care.

Extending Patient Care though Voice Tech & AI

On Wednesday, February 13 at 10:30 a.m., Shara Cohen, JD, Vice President
of Customer Experience for Clinical Effectiveness at Wolters Kluwer,
Health, will present “Extending
Patient Care though Voice Tech & AI
,” which demonstrates how
voice technology (or VUI for voice user interface) supported by AI and
advanced analytics gives hospitals the ability to move the needle on
patient engagement. Cohen will also share examples of how leading health
institutions are using advanced solutions to help patients manage their
recovery post-discharge.

How Voice Assistants Are Reshaping Healthcare (panel)

Cohen will also discuss insights related to voice and AI in a panel
discussion on Thursday, February 14, at 11:30 a.m. titled “How
Voice Assistants Are Reshaping Healthcare
” and moderated by Dr. Teri
Fischer, host of the Voice First Health podcast. Cohen joins panelists
from Brigham & Women’s, Macadamian, Mayo Clinic and Orbita, Inc. This
panel will discuss how voice-first technology is already starting to
disrupt healthcare delivery in multiple locations—from the patient’s
home to the clinic, from the emergency room to the operating room.
Panelists will also examine the role of voice in the patient’s care
journey—from reducing anxiety before a procedure to voice-assisted
monitoring during recovery at home, to assisting with care for
rising-risk populations.

All three events take place at the Intelligent
Health Pavilion
, located in Hall E, Booth 8559.

While at HIMSS, please visit Wolters Kluwer in Booth
to learn about our Health solutions. You can also find Wolters
Kluwer at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) kiosk at the HIMSS
Interoperability Showcase
(booth #9100-47) presenting UpToDate
Advanced in an embedded EHR environment

About Wolters Kluwer

Wolters Kluwer N.V. (AEX: WKL) is a global provider of professional
information, software solutions, and services for physicians, nurses,
accountants, lawyers, tax specialists, and finance, audit, compliance,
and regulatory sectors.

The company provides expert solutions – a combination of deep domain
knowledge with specialized technology and services – that help
professionals navigate change, solve complex problems, and deliver
impact in their respective fields.

Headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands, Wolters Kluwer
holds market-leading positions in 40 countries globally, represents
customers across 180 countries and employs 19,000 people worldwide. In
2017, it reported annual revenues of €4.4 billion.

Wolters Kluwer provides trusted clinical technology and evidence-based
solutions that engage clinicians, patients, researchers and students
with advanced clinical decision support, learning and research and
clinical intelligence. For more information about our solutions, visit http://healthclarity.wolterskluwer.com
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Ann Joyal
VP, Global Communications, Health
Wolters Kluwer

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