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Proposed FDA guideline on BCI devices. The FDA signaled its interest in developing implanted brain-computer interface (BCI) devices on Friday with the publication of a new orientation project focused on emerging technology. The new document suggests that non-clinical testing of the devices could precede clinical testing as a way to identify and prevent potential risks …

Although Google Translate was less than 100 percent accurate in translating emergency exit instructions into English for patients who speak Spanish and Chinese, researchers cautiously support its use, a study published in JAMA Internal Medicine find. The researchers, at the University of California, San Francisco, analyzed 100 sets of emergency discharge instructions translated by Google’s …

(PNC file photo) Between January 2017 and June 2018, Guam Memorial Hospital billed a total of $ 22.1 million for patient treatments, but 90% of that amount was not collected due to the continued failure of the hospital to put in place a rigorous billing and collection system, according to the Office of Public Accountability. …