Digital Health Trends

AMA: Physicians Are Needed to Help Design Digital Health Tools

2019-02-16T01:18:03+00:00

By Mackenzie Garrity, Becker's Hospital Review | February 16, 2019 Digital health developers are increasingly seeking physician involvement in the design of their tools. However, physicians will need to find time and opportunities to participate in the development process, according to a blog post from the American Medical Association. The [...]

AMA: Physicians Are Needed to Help Design Digital Health Tools2019-02-16T01:18:03+00:00

Is Amazon Going to Announce a HIPAA-compliant Echo Device Soon?

2019-02-08T10:10:54+00:00

By Arundhati Parmar, MedCity News | February 8, 2019 There is a rumor out there that Amazon is about to launch a HIPAA-compliant Echo device, which is expected to drive greater adoption of voice in healthcare. But what does it mean for a smart speaker to become HIPAA compliant and what can voice [...]

Is Amazon Going to Announce a HIPAA-compliant Echo Device Soon?2019-02-08T10:10:54+00:00

Digital Health Is Strategic Priority for Healthcare Investors

2019-02-11T08:08:18+00:00

By Fred Donovan, HIT Infrastructure | February 7, 2019 Close to two-thirds of healthcare business leaders and investors said digital health is a strategic priority for them, with 63 percent planning to invest more in the future. A full 83 percent of 441 respondents to a global survey by law firm [...]

Digital Health Is Strategic Priority for Healthcare Investors2019-02-11T08:08:18+00:00

More Than Half of Patients Willing to Use Digital Therapeutic, Study Says

2019-02-03T22:26:42+00:00

By Kevin Truong, Med City News | February 1, 2019 The report also found that 56 percent of physicians have brought up the potential for a digital therapy as an option for their patients, and 26 percent have discussed the option after a patient brought it up. The emerging field [...]

More Than Half of Patients Willing to Use Digital Therapeutic, Study Says2019-02-03T22:26:42+00:00

HIMSS19 to Move the Conversation on Telehealth, RPM, Digital Health

2019-02-04T06:46:16+00:00

By Eric Wicklund, mHealth Intelligence | February 1, 2019 The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society's annual conference and exhibition, taking place Feb. 11-15 in Orlando, includes several sessions focusing on telehealth, digital health and remote patient monitoring. Telehealth and mHealth will play a part in many of the education [...]

HIMSS19 to Move the Conversation on Telehealth, RPM, Digital Health2019-02-04T06:46:16+00:00

HIMSS Trends Forecast: 4 Key Predictions for 2019

2019-02-04T06:40:16+00:00

By Jessica Kim Cohen, Becker's Hospital Review | February 1, 2019 The Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society released the first issue of a new annual forward-looking trends report. The report — "2019 Healthcare Trends Forecast: The Beginning of a Consumer-Driven Reformation" — outlines four predictions for the state of [...]

HIMSS Trends Forecast: 4 Key Predictions for 20192019-02-04T06:40:16+00:00

HIMSS: 4 On Health IT Policy Priorities for 2019

2019-01-25T18:52:52+00:00

By Julie Spitzer, Becker's Hospital Review | January 24, 2018 Chapter advocates from the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society unveiled their priorities for state and local health IT policy in 2019, which the trade group summarized in a Jan. 23 blog post. Four predictions HIMSS chapter advocates expect to [...]

HIMSS: 4 On Health IT Policy Priorities for 20192019-01-25T18:52:52+00:00

AHA, 6 Other Hospital Groups Release Interoperability Agenda

2019-01-27T12:25:41+00:00

By Jessica Kim Cohen, Becker's Hospital Review | January 23, 2019 Seven national hospital associations released an agenda for healthcare interoperability Jan. 22. America's Essential Hospitals, American Hospital Association, Association of American Medical Colleges, Catholic Health Association of the United States, Children's Hospital Association, Federation of American Hospitals and the [...]

AHA, 6 Other Hospital Groups Release Interoperability Agenda2019-01-27T12:25:41+00:00

Survey: Digital, AI Top Priorities in 2019, but EHRs Will Dominate IT Spend

2019-01-27T11:21:47+00:00

By Heather Landi, Healthcare Informatics | January 22, 2019 Digital, advanced analytics, and artificial intelligence (AI) are top spending priorities for healthcare executives in 2019, but electronic health record (EHR) systems will dominate technology spending budgets, according to a recent technology-focused healthcare survey. Damo Consulting, a Chicago-based healthcare growth and [...]

Survey: Digital, AI Top Priorities in 2019, but EHRs Will Dominate IT Spend2019-01-27T11:21:47+00:00

Three 2019 Trends Presaged at JP Morgan Week

2019-01-20T23:12:13+00:00

By Jonah Comstock, MobiHealth News | January 18, 2019 Social determinants of health, platform plays, and big data were three standout trends. Last week, MobiHealthNews attended JP Morgan Week for the first time. While we took a pass on the eponymous conference, we talked digital health at the bevy of [...]

Three 2019 Trends Presaged at JP Morgan Week2019-01-20T23:12:13+00:00