Digital Health

Improving User Experience with Healthcare Edge Networking, AI

2018-07-13T00:40:35+00:00

By Elizabeth O'Dowd, HITInfrastucture | July 12, 2018 July 12, 2018 - Healthcare poses unique challenges for IT infrastructure especially when it comes to solving challenges presented at the edge of the network. Understanding healthcare edge networking and how it’s impacting the industry is critical to future success, according to Extreme [...]

Improving User Experience with Healthcare Edge Networking, AI 2018-07-13T00:40:35+00:00

Google’s Masterplan for Healthcare

2018-06-26T19:34:58+00:00

By Bertalan Mesko, The Medical Futurist | June 2018 Verily, Calico, Deepmind, more than 150 patents in life sciences and countless collaborations with pharma companies. The search engine’s parent company, Alphabet takes its move into healthcare and medicine seriously. We looked thoroughly at what Google in healthcare looks like. My Apple [...]

Google’s Masterplan for Healthcare 2018-06-26T19:34:58+00:00

Next-gen Quality and Safety: Genetics, Communication, Social Determinants, Data All are at Play

2018-06-15T15:39:19+00:00

By Bill Siwicki | June 11, 2018 In the future, patients will have more access to their own data and more communication channels with their extended care team. Quality and safety may very well be the highest goals in healthcare. Healthcare provider organizations clearly aim to deliver the highest quality [...]

Next-gen Quality and Safety: Genetics, Communication, Social Determinants, Data All are at Play 2018-06-15T15:39:19+00:00

At BIO 2018, Digital Technologies in Pharma are Gaining Steam

2018-06-15T17:55:25+00:00

By Dave Muoio | June 8, 2018 Digital technologies are cementing their place across healthcare, and the pharmaceutical sector is no exception. This week Boston was host to the Biotechnology Innovation Organization’s annual conference, a multi-day gathering of leading pharma and biotech leaders from across the globe. While, admittedly, digital [...]

At BIO 2018, Digital Technologies in Pharma are Gaining Steam 2018-06-15T17:55:25+00:00

Apple, Humana Among MedTech Breakthrough Award Winners

2018-06-08T12:43:48+00:00

By Julie Spitzer | June 08, 2018 MedTech Breakthrough, an organization that works to honor excellence in medical and health technology companies, released the winners of its 2018 MedTech Breakthrough Awards. This year's program garnered more than 3,000 nominations from across the globe. The award categories honor leadership, clinical and [...]

Apple, Humana Among MedTech Breakthrough Award Winners 2018-06-08T12:43:48+00:00

MedTech Innovator Selected to Accelerate Innovation for U.S. Health Security

2018-06-08T12:56:20+00:00

Globe Newswire | June 7, 2018 MedTech Innovator, the premier nonprofit startup accelerator in the medical technology industry, today announced it has been selected as one of eight accelerators in the nation by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to drive innovation in lifesaving medical technologies that [...]

MedTech Innovator Selected to Accelerate Innovation for U.S. Health Security 2018-06-08T12:56:20+00:00

Apple Opens up Health API to Spur App Development

2018-06-07T12:41:18+00:00

By Jeff Byers | June 5, 2018 Dive Brief: Apple is making its Health Records API available for developers and researchers, and said its PHR is now connected with more than 500 hospitals and clinics. The Cupertino, California-based tech giant said Monday it hopes the API will help create "an [...]

Apple Opens up Health API to Spur App Development 2018-06-07T12:41:18+00:00

Is Digital Health a Behavioral Science?

2018-05-31T19:22:39+00:00

By Sherry Pagoto and Eric Hekler | May 30, 2018 A recent Fortune article on big data in healthcare quoted Dr. Brennan Spiegel, a physician-scientist at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center as saying, “Digital health is not a computer science or an engineering science; it’s a social science and a behavioral science,” in the [...]

Is Digital Health a Behavioral Science? 2018-05-31T19:22:39+00:00

How Amazon’s Digital Health Moves Could Affect Providers

2018-05-31T21:10:19+00:00

By Linda Wilson | May 29, 2018 Amazon this year has made a number of significant moves that are fueling speculation about what the online giant’s ambitions might be in the healthcare sector—and what impact such a push by the company might have on traditional providers. Employers, federal and state [...]

How Amazon’s Digital Health Moves Could Affect Providers 2018-05-31T21:10:19+00:00

Next-gen Analytics: Here’s What’s Coming in the Future

2018-05-16T04:11:56+00:00

By Bill Siwicki | May 14, 2018 The healthcare analytics market is booming and will be worth close to $54 billion worldwide by 2025, according to a March 2018 report from Grand View Research. Given the need to achieve the Triple Aim, along with the rise of precision medicine and [...]

Next-gen Analytics: Here’s What’s Coming in the Future 2018-05-16T04:11:56+00:00