UCSF to Use Predictive Analytics to Maintain Imaging Devices

Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Healthcare organizations spend millions of dollars on imaging devices, so ensuring that they’re optimally maintained is essential in maximizing the return on that investment. Now, predictive analytics and machine learning are being used to do that.

UCSF Medical Center in San Francisco is turning to an information services and analytics product from Glassbeam to power its clinical engineering analytics program.

The hospital will work with the Santa Clara, Calif.-based company to use its CLEAN blueprint (Clinical Engineering Analytics) to manage components of its imaging equipment, with plans to expand its use to other modalities, such as ultrasound, cath lab and physiological monitoring equipment.

Read more on what Fred Bazzoli from Health Data Management has to say here.