Post Tagged with: "mHealth"

Dr. Jaan Sidorov, host of Disease Management Care Blog

Could mHealth Apps Be a Reprise of the EHR? The Need for Clinician Input

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January 22, 2015

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IT:

While the Population Health Blog continues to delight in the emerging science of “mHealth” as a newly minted start-up Chief Medical Officer, it ran across this interesting article on risk and patient safety. Authors Thomas Lewis and Jeremy Wyatt worry that “apps” can lead to patient harm.

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John Brownstein, PhD, Co-Founder of HealthMap

John Brownstein: Putting the Public Back in Public Health

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January 20, 2015

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Global Health, Infectious disease, mHealth14, Salber:

HealthMap aggregates data from disparate sources, including reports submitted by individuals, to create a global interactive map of infectious disease.

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Pat Salber & Harry Reynolds at mHealth Summit 2014

Harry Reynolds, IBM: What Makes a Good Healthcare App?

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January 18, 2015

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Digital health, mHealth14, Salber:

Per Harry Reynolds of IBM, a good healthcare app treats me as me and not just as a patient or member of a health insurance plan.

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Buckle Your Safety Belt, Connected Health is Taking Off in 2015

Buckle Your Safety Belt, Connected Health is Taking Off in 2015

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January 13, 2015

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IT:

While so many folks were writing about their impressions of 2014, I was enjoying the holidays with my family. During that time I was thinking about the notable events of 2014 in connected health, but more importantly how they will set the stage for 2015, which is poised to be a breakout year.

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Rick Valencia, General Manager, QualComm Life

Qualcomm Life: Building Digital Health’s Infrastructure

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January 12, 2015

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mHealth14, Salber:

QualComm Life is building the underlying digital health infrastructure that enables healthcare companies to focus on delivering care instead of developing technology.

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Harry Leider Calls the Question: What’s the Value of mHealth?

Harry Leider Calls the Question: What’s the Value of mHealth?

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January 3, 2015

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Digital health, Salber:

Harry Leider, MD, the Chief Medical Officer of Walgreens answers the question “what is the value of mHealth…and to whom does it accrue. A #mHealth14 Video

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What’s Hot on Hatch?  The 6 Most Watched Videos

What’s Hot on Hatch? The 6 Most Watched Videos

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December 6, 2014

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Digital health, Entrepreneurs, Salber:

Health Tech Hatch is THE place for health entrepreneurs to tell their stories. Funders & accelerators look to Hatch to learn about new companies

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Mark Winter, CEO, CareSpan

CareSpan: Delivering Primary Care Everywhere

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November 18, 2014

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Global Health, Health 2.0 2014, Innovation/innovative companies, Salber:

CareSpan’s clinic in the cloud employs state-of-the art telemedicine technology to bring high quality health care to remote areas anywhere in the world.

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Sensors Offer New Power to Improve Health

Sensors Offer New Power to Improve Health

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November 15, 2014

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IT:

Enter the modern era of wearables and sensors. Sensor technology is going through a sort of Moore’s law type period, with personal health technologies experiencing exponential improvements.

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David Harlow, host of HealthBlawg

Apple HealthKit – Epic Integration at Ochsner Health System – David Harlow Interviews Dr. Richard Milani

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October 15, 2014

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IT:

The first health system to announce that it had integrated HealthKit into its Epic EHR is Ochsner Health System in Louisiana. It is a 12-hospital, 40-clinic operation with over 900 physicians. I spoke recently with Dr. Richard Milani, Ochsner’s Chief Clinical Transformation Officer.

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