Digital Health

Microsoft Debuts Healthcare Messaging Features, New Bot Service

2019-02-11T08:04:03+00:00

By Meg Bryant, HealthcareDIVE | February 8, 2019 Dive Brief: Microsoft on Thursday unveiled new tools aimed at enhancing communication and collaboration between healthcare providers. A new capability in Microsoft Teams alerts clinicians and support staff of urgent messages every two minutes for up to 20 minutes. A second new feature [...]

Microsoft Debuts Healthcare Messaging Features, New Bot Service2019-02-11T08:04:03+00:00

If You Want to Succeed in Digital Health, Stop Calling Yourself a ‘Start-up’

2019-02-04T06:32:00+00:00

By Sean Duffy, contributor, CNBC | January 31, 2019 Start-ups might seem glamorous, but entrepreneurs in health care should resist using the term. Omada Health CEO Sean Duffy said that potential customers are looking for evidence of maturity, as a mistake could be a disaster. He's always referred to Omada [...]

If You Want to Succeed in Digital Health, Stop Calling Yourself a ‘Start-up’2019-02-04T06:32:00+00:00

Digital Ritalin: New Brain Training Game as Effective as ‘Chemical Cosh’ Drugs at Improving Focus

2019-01-21T11:14:17+00:00

By Sarah Knapton, The Telegraph | January 21, 2018 A new brain training game works like ‘digital Ritalin’ to improve focus, researchers have shown and are hopeful it could replace controversial ‘chemical cosh’ drugs. The University of Cambridge has today launched a free app which they claim provides a ‘welcome [...]

Digital Ritalin: New Brain Training Game as Effective as ‘Chemical Cosh’ Drugs at Improving Focus2019-01-21T11:14:17+00:00

2018 Funding Part 2: Seven More Takeaways from Digital Health’s $8.1B Year

2019-01-14T17:52:28+00:00

By Sean Day & Megan Zweig, Rock Health | January 2019 In a banner year for digital health funding, AI/ML companies raced to the top in dollars raised, investors showed excitement about on-demand healthcare services, and more women CEOs closed rounds than ever before—though they still represent a small sliver [...]

2018 Funding Part 2: Seven More Takeaways from Digital Health’s $8.1B Year2019-01-14T17:52:28+00:00

2018 Year End Funding Report: Is Digital Health in a Bubble?

2019-01-15T09:57:58+00:00

By Sean Day and Megan Zweig, Rock Health | December 2018 With a record $8.1B in funding and the absence of an equally robust exit market, there is more scrutiny on digital health than ever before. Will value creation track with recent investment trends? To provide some structure around this [...]

2018 Year End Funding Report: Is Digital Health in a Bubble?2019-01-15T09:57:58+00:00

Digital Health: Opening Doors to Better Healthcare

2018-12-17T16:55:27+00:00

By Bryant Haskins, NCBiotech Press | December 17, 2018 You may not know what digital health is. But you’re probably influenced by it almost every day. If your exercise bike monitors your heart rate, or you use a wearable device to measure your blood pressure or glucose level, you’re part of the digital health ecosystem. [...]

Digital Health: Opening Doors to Better Healthcare2018-12-17T16:55:27+00:00

Announcing the Top 50 in Digital Health 2019

2018-12-06T12:44:20+00:00

Rock Health | December 3, 2018 Each year we convene the leading entrepreneurs, investors, technologists, reporters, and providers dedicated to bringing technological advancements to healthcare and recognize their work from the past year at the Top 50 in Digital Health Dinner hosted by Rock Health, Fenwick & West, Goldman Sachs, [...]

Announcing the Top 50 in Digital Health 20192018-12-06T12:44:20+00:00

Digital Health Tools Can Pave the Way to Better Patient Outcomes

2018-12-02T13:58:46+00:00

By Juliet Van Wagenen, HealthTech Magazine | November 30, 2018 Valuable apps and data can be the key to improving patient engagement and succeeding in the transition to value-based care. Still struggling to find the value in adopting digital health tools? A new study from Deloitte finds tools like clinical [...]

Digital Health Tools Can Pave the Way to Better Patient Outcomes2018-12-02T13:58:46+00:00

Digital Health Tools: How the Right IT Solutions Can Deliver a Better Patient Experience

2018-11-25T12:20:02+00:00

By Julie Spitzer, Becker's Hospital Review | November 15, 2018 Healthcare organizations are responding to the consumerization trend by investing in IT solutions designed to improve the patient experience. When these solutions are deployed the right way, they can help make clinicians' lives easier by improving the patient experience both [...]

Digital Health Tools: How the Right IT Solutions Can Deliver a Better Patient Experience2018-11-25T12:20:02+00:00

How Would A Kid Explain Digital Health In The Future?

2018-11-18T13:00:39+00:00

The Medical Futurist | November 6, 2018 Twenty or thirty years from now, how would a kid explain what artificial intelligence is or robots are? What would children sense from virtual reality or what would they think of health sensors? Here’s our imagined interview with an 8-10 years old kid [...]

How Would A Kid Explain Digital Health In The Future?2018-11-18T13:00:39+00:00