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Ada Health Adds Swahili to Expand its Global Reach

Patricia Salber, MD, MBA - 2/21/2019 - 0

Ada Health’s Global Health Initiative advances its mission to make quality, personalized care a reality for everyone by adding Swahili and Romanian.

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Wearable Heart Rhythm Monitors: Which One, When, and Why?

Avi Fischer, M.D. - 2/18/2019 - 0

Wearable heart rhythm monitors range from smartphone trackers to sophisticated implantable monitors. Their capabilities differ as do their use cases.

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How to Make Managing Diabetes a Good Habit

Andy Miller - 2/16/2019 - 1

Although there is no cure for diabetes, there are new tools available to help make managing diabetes a good habit.

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How to Improve Patient Retention in Virtual Care

Philip Marshall, MD, MPH - 2/15/2019 - 0

Patient retention is a challenge in all of healthcare but is particularly difficult in virtual care. Here are 6 key factors that can make a difference.

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Predicting and Preventing Infectious Diseases With IoT

Kayla Matthews - 1/3/2019 - 1

IoT can also have significant benefits for communities and entire nations if used to control or monitor the spread of infectious diseases.

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Why Advanced Analytics Integration is the Key to Medical Device Development

Sean Otto, Ph.D. - 1/2/2019 - 0

The business strategy for medical device products must evolve from the development of products with analytics to developing products inside of analytics.

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How to Mitigate the Risks of Remote Patient Monitoring

Susan Shepard, MSN, MA, RN, CPHRM - 12/7/2018 - 0

Despite many advantages, real-time remote patient monitoring has liability risks that must be addressed.to ensure safe & effective use of remote devices.

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A Brief Guide to mHealth Apps Security and Privacy Threats

Inga Shugalo - 9/27/2018 - 0

Prior to unleashing the power of a mHealth app, vendors & providers should make sure the app is compliant with guidelines to deal with major security concerns.

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Why Telemedicine IS the Future of Healthcare

Andy Heikkila - 7/22/2018 - 13

The many benefits of telemedicine, such as improved access and patient satisfaction, far outweigh the downsides which are, for the most part, correctable.

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Is the Future of American Healthcare Digital?

Patricia Salber, MD, MBA - 5/21/2018 - 0

The transformation of U.S. healthcare revolves around that marvelous little computer in our pockets: the smartphone. Add in sensors, analytics, AI, the IoT, & telemedicine & you can see how we can create a healthcare system that is at once more personalized, people-centric, & efficient than our current model of care.

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What You Need to Know About Secure Mobile Messaging in Healthcare

Michael Senter - 5/3/2018 - 0

Secure mobile messaging in healthcare settings can be an effective way to improve care coordination & communication but organizations must ensure the solution they are considering is not just secure but is HIPAA-secure. Failing to employ a service that has a proven track record in keeping PHI secure could be a costly mistake.

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Is Technology Good or Bad for Mental Health?

Noah Rue - 4/8/2018 - 1

Some people suggest that the web’s most popular tools may be causing us more harm than good and that those technologies are taking a toll on the mental and physical well-being of millions of Americans. But what about the demonstrable good that comes from the use of digital mental health and other technologies?

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