Digital Health

As Health Tech Innovation Moves Forward, Who is Being Left Out?

2019-05-13T22:46:42-04:00

By Laura Lovett, MobiHealth News | May 10, 2019 The digital health industry has much work to do when it comes to developing technologies for underserved populations, including people of color, the LGBTQ community and women. It’s no secret digital health is iterating and evolving at breakneck speed. But many [...]

As Health Tech Innovation Moves Forward, Who is Being Left Out?2019-05-13T22:46:42-04:00

Digital Health: A Path to Validation

2019-05-20T03:23:18-04:00

By Simon C. Mathews, Michael J. McShea, Casey L Hanley, Alan Ravitz, Alain B. Labrique & Adam B. Cohen, Digital Medicine | May 13, 2019 Digital health solutions continue to grow in both number and capabilities. Despite these advances, the confidence of the various stakeholders — from patients and clinicians [...]

Digital Health: A Path to Validation2019-05-20T03:23:18-04:00

WHO Recruits Digital Health Experts for New Department

2019-05-13T22:41:07-04:00

By Andrea Park, Becker's Hospital Review | May 10, 2019 The World Health Organization has established a new Digital Health Department to advise the United Nations agency on and steer the development of technology initiatives in healthcare, WHO announced on May 10. The department will provide strategic advice to WHO [...]

WHO Recruits Digital Health Experts for New Department2019-05-13T22:41:07-04:00

8 Factors That Make Digital Health Work for BP Management

2019-05-12T14:51:18-04:00

By Sara Berg, American Medical Association | May 10, 2019 If a new digital health technology (DHT) tool were introduced that would make hypertension management easier, would you use it? While different digital health solutions have shown great promise in improving patient outcomes and disease management, adoption by patients and [...]

8 Factors That Make Digital Health Work for BP Management2019-05-12T14:51:18-04:00

Health Systems Are Taking a More Mature Look at Digital Health

2019-05-12T17:44:50-04:00

By Eric Wicklund, mHealth Intelligence | May 9, 2019 Healthcare providers are taking a closer look at their digital health programs and working on ways to improve access, open the door to new uses and find new ways to make mHealth data work for them. Health systems are starting to [...]

Health Systems Are Taking a More Mature Look at Digital Health2019-05-12T17:44:50-04:00

Putting the ‘Med’ in MedTech: Three Tips For How Clinicians Can Succeed In Digital Health

2019-04-30T15:25:39-04:00

By Claire Novorol, Forbes | April 30, 2019 As digital technology becomes ever more central to improving healthcare, we are seeing that governments, policymakers, industry groups and patients are increasingly focused on a fundamental question: what makes a digital health product truly fit for purpose? Within this debate, the role [...]

Putting the ‘Med’ in MedTech: Three Tips For How Clinicians Can Succeed In Digital Health2019-04-30T15:25:39-04:00

No More Time on the Couch: The Rise of Digital Mental Health Therapeutics

2019-04-30T09:39:51-04:00

By Arick Wierson, Observer | April 22, 2019 Heidi Wylie was a beautiful, young 20-something. She had flowing long brown hair, a fit physique and a wholesome, Midwestern look. A recent college graduate, she was already a few years into her career as a choir and music director in Milwaukee, [...]

No More Time on the Couch: The Rise of Digital Mental Health Therapeutics2019-04-30T09:39:51-04:00

Health IT Needs More Nurses : 6 Questions with Nurse Informaticist Whende Carroll

2019-04-30T11:26:09-04:00

By Emily Rappleye, Becker's Hospital Review | April 17, 2019 Whende Carroll, MSN, RN-BC, got into nurse informatics 15 years ago at CHI Franciscan's Highline Medical Center in Burien, Wash., but it wasn't until recently she realized healthcare needs more nurses — who represent the largest group of the healthcare [...]

Health IT Needs More Nurses : 6 Questions with Nurse Informaticist Whende Carroll2019-04-30T11:26:09-04:00

WHO Releases 10 Recommendations on Digital Health Interventions to Improve Care

2019-04-22T03:21:51-04:00

By Heather Landi, Fierce Healthcare | April 17, 2019 The World Health Organization (WHO) released a new list of recommendations Wednesday offering guidance on how the global healthcare industry can use digital health technology accessible via mobile phones, tablets and computers to improve people’s health and essential services around the world. “Harnessing the power of digital [...]

WHO Releases 10 Recommendations on Digital Health Interventions to Improve Care2019-04-22T03:21:51-04:00