By Bill Siwicki, Healthcare IT News | July 6, 2018 Telemedicine platforms and tools will transform virtual care by incorporating emerging technologies and novel uses of data. While the use of telemedicine systems has been expanding in recent years, especially as more payers have begun reimbursing for some telehealth services, [...]
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By Jennifer Esposito, US News & World Report | July 6, 2018 IN HEALTHCARE, THE battle cry never changes: Improve quality. Reduce cost. Make the doctor-patient experience better. Artificial intelligence may finally help solve those problems and so many others. One study by Accenture estimated $150 billion in annual savings from [...]
By MobiHealthNews | July 5, 2018 Interest in digital health is now sprouting up all over DC, from the president’s announcement of a new AI task force to FDA Commissioner’s shout out to digital health in his budget request. In fact, the FDA is turning to developers in the digital health space to help solve some [...]
By Jonah Comstock, MobiHealthNews | July 5, 2018 This week, the acquisition everyone’s talking about is Amazon’s reported billion-dollar deal to buy pharmacy startup PillPack. But that deal was just the capstone on a busy quarter with 15 digital health mergers and acquisitions. The area of digital health shaken up [...]
By Erin Dietsche, MedCity News | July 5, 2018 A digital health funding report from StartUp Health notes that there have been 414 deals thus far in 2018, up from 344 deals at the same point in 2017. Additionally, it highlights how patient empowerment is the most funded function (or a [...]
MedTech Innovator | July 5, 2018 The MedTech Innovator 2018 Summit was held on June 20-22 in San Francisco. The event marked the kick-off of the 2018 program bringing together our 13 industry partners and 50 Accelerator and Showcase companies for a 2-day event filled with interactive panels, workshops, and round [...]
By Eric Wicklund, mHealth Intelligence | July 3, 2018 The American Medical Association is honoring three mHealth startups for developing “cutting edge” platforms that make use of mobile health data. The three were chosen as the best from 36 entries in the AMA Health Care Interoperability and Innovation Challenge, designed [...]
By Bryant Haskins, NCBiotech Writer | July 3, 2018 Sound waves may become the next effective tool to help doctors diagnose cancer and develop more personalized diagnostics and treatments. A new study conducted by researchers from Duke University, MIT and Singapore’s Nanyang Technological University shows that sound waves are capable [...]
By Dave Muoio, MobiHealth News | July 03, 2018 The first half of 2018 has been another standout six months for digital health investments, which comprised a total of $3.4 billion according to Rock Health’s latest midyear report. While this comes in just a hair under the $3.5 billion recorded [...]
By Kristin Houser, The Futurism | July 2, 2018 BIG BROTHER, UK EDITION. Four years ago, the United Kingdom’s Home Office (the department responsible for immigration, security, and law enforcement) proposed developing a national strategy concerning biometrics, the biological measurements that can identify specific people, such as DNA or fingerprints. Now, the department [...]