Digital Health

Why Private Equity and Venture Capital Firms Struggle with Digital Health Investments

2018-09-23T09:38:24+00:00

By Michael Levy, Bluedoor | September 21, 2018 Why Private Equity and Venture Capital Firms Struggle with Digital Health Investments Part One: Mitigating Risk In this three-part series, we will explore the reasons why private equity and venture capital firms struggle to accelerate return on digital health investments and scale [...]

Why Private Equity and Venture Capital Firms Struggle with Digital Health Investments2018-09-23T09:38:24+00:00

Nest’s Digital Health Ambitions Revealed…

2018-09-23T09:51:42+00:00

By Nat Levy & Todd Bishop, GeekWire| September 19, 2018 Nest’s digital health ambitions revealed in records from secretive purchase of Seattle startup Senosis. Google-owned Nest has been secretly laying the groundwork for a move into digital health products, a potential new line of business for a company that made [...]

Nest’s Digital Health Ambitions Revealed…2018-09-23T09:51:42+00:00

FDA Nod to Apple Watch Notable, But …

2018-09-16T04:03:11+00:00

By Kevin Truong, MedCity News | September 13, 2018 Apple Watch's entry into the device world garnered a ton of attention and praise, but a good portion of observers have reservations about whether it will truly move the needle in healthcare. Apple’s big news that it received FDA clearance for [...]

FDA Nod to Apple Watch Notable, But …2018-09-16T04:03:11+00:00

Health IT Or Digital Health? The Gary-Rule Helps!

2018-09-16T04:19:40+00:00

The Medical Futurist | September 11, 2018 When it’s difficult to draw a line between health IT and digital health, the “Gary-rule” as a general rule of thumb could help. It means that any tech-related issue in a healthcare setting that Gary, the IT guy can solve belongs to health [...]

Health IT Or Digital Health? The Gary-Rule Helps!2018-09-16T04:19:40+00:00

Can We Alleviate Loneliness with Technologies?

2018-09-16T04:14:34+00:00

The Medical Futurist | September 8, 2018 Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Whatsapp, Skype, Gmail, iMessage, text message, phone call – a billion ways to connect with fellow humans in the digital world. Why is it then that loneliness levels are rising? Can technologies alleviate feeling alone? Samantha, the technological female self [...]

Can We Alleviate Loneliness with Technologies?2018-09-16T04:14:34+00:00

The Body Map Of Digital Health Sensors

2018-09-08T23:57:19+00:00

The Medical Futurist | September 6, 2018 Fitbit? Apple Watch? Lumo? Garmin? Pebble? Would you like to track your fitness level, muscle activity, and heart rate to know whether your workout plan is working? Did you have heart problems and would you like to keep track of your ECG or [...]

The Body Map Of Digital Health Sensors2018-09-08T23:57:19+00:00

Survey Highlights Gaps in Digital Health Adoption

2018-09-02T19:14:38+00:00

By Rose Meltzer, Fierce Healthcare | August 29, 2018 There’s a lot of buzz about digital health these days. Some say the latest high-tech tools have the potential to revolutionize not only healthcare, but health itself. But what consumers actually want to use—or are able to use—is sometimes overlooked. Now [...]

Survey Highlights Gaps in Digital Health Adoption2018-09-02T19:14:38+00:00

Digital Health Fills Care Gaps for Mental Health Patients

2018-09-16T04:42:58+00:00

By Bill Siwicki, Healthcare IT News | August 29, 2018 By deploying a mental health IT platform, Comprehensive Mental Health Services provided evidence-based, self-care interventions to combat depression and anxiety. Comprehensive Mental Health Services in Independence, Missouri partnered with mental health IT vendor myStrength, a digital behavioral healthcare platform to [...]

Digital Health Fills Care Gaps for Mental Health Patients2018-09-16T04:42:58+00:00

A Big Overlooked Flaw with Health Tech: Patients Hate Going to the Doctor

2018-07-23T09:14:52+00:00

By Christina Farr, CNBC | July 21, 2018 Digital health companies need to think more about the doctor/patient relationship. Medical experts say that many are steering people to the doctor, but patients are ignoring the advice. That could create more separation between the patient and the care provider, and not [...]

A Big Overlooked Flaw with Health Tech: Patients Hate Going to the Doctor2018-07-23T09:14:52+00:00

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, AI2018-07-13T00:40:35+00:00