Telehealth is the use of electronic information and telecommunications technologies to support and promote long-distance clinical health care, patient and professional health-related education, public health and health administration. This week’s Friday Five recaps our month long concentration on telehealth.
New Dr. Nick: The Incrementalist Episode NOW on Demand with host Dr. Nick van Terheyden. Dr. Nick talks to Dr. Eric Topol on the future of digital health in the context of AI and all the data.
Sensely, a digital health company with operations in both London and San Francisco, announced initial results of its popular virtual health assistant app, Ask NHS.
By Sylvan Waller, MD – I spoke recently at the annual Georgia HIMSS conference in Atlanta. I based my presentation on my growing belief that almost every problem confronting the healthcare system today can be mitigated by virtual care. It’s no secret that the healthcare industry is struggling. Here are just a few growing trends putting pressure on our system:
The Steve Lieber Innovator Scholarship, sponsored by the HIMSS Foundation, recognizes the leadership and passion for innovation in digital health technology of its namesake, HIMSS president and CEO for more than 17 years.
MassChallenge announced the 31 startups joining PULSE@MassChallenge’s inaugural cohort. Representing the most innovative digital health technologies, these startups were selected from more than 430 applicants from 30 states and 20 countries around the world.
Clarius Mobile Health demonstrated wireless, handheld ultrasound scanners with a mobile application for iOS and Android smart devices at the RSNA meeting in Chicago.
Connecticut Innovations (CI), the leading source of financing and ongoing support for Connecticut’s innovative, growing companies, announced the launch of VentureClash, a $5 million global investment challenge for early-stage digital health and financial technology (fintech) companies.