Category: Healthcare

In this blog, we discuss cognitive computing and other technologies with a focus on supply chain management and innovation. Other topics of discussion include digital enterprise transformation, marketing, the Internet of Things, and smart cities. Our goal is to advance the public discussion about how cognitive computing and other advanced technologies affect the world in which we live.

Bradd C. Hayes is the active editor of this blog.


Reducing Healthcare Costs

Despite all of the heated debate that has taken place in the U.S. about healthcare insurance over the past few years, the cost of healthcare continues to rise along with the public’s

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Intelligence and Disease

Katie Baker wrote, “Global differences in intelligence is a sensitive topic, long fraught with controversy and still tinged by the disgraceful taint of pseudosciences such as craniometry that strove to prove the

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Drug Safety and the Supply Chain

There are several mega-trends beginning to interweave that will draw continued attention to the pharmaceutical industry and the safety of the drugs. The first mega-trend results from on-going research and development in

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Demographics and Economic Growth

Demographics and economics have always had a connection. For years, uncontrolled growth in the developing world was pointed to as one of the reasons that people there were mired in poverty. That

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Hospitals and Supply Chains

Recently Enterra Solutions® has been doing some consulting with a hospital that is part of a larger hospital system. Hospitals, like other businesses, are looking for ways to improve their operations and

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Mobile Medicine

In a previous post entitled Healthcare in the Developing World, I reported the significant difference that even basic healthcare facilities and programs can make in developing countries. New mobile devices are now

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