Dave Muoio

A view from the CES show floor.

By Dave Muoio 02:23 pm January 12, 2018
Health data sharing, telemedicine, even federal value-based payment plans were all part of the excitement at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
Digital and Personal Connected Health Conference
By Dave Muoio 10:54 am January 09, 2018
Unobtrusive monitoring of patients can make data management more efficient and useful.
CMS policy on texting patient information
By Dave Muoio 03:46 pm January 02, 2018
The policy outlined now mirrors the current position of the Joint Commission, which underwent its own series of flip-flops on the subject in 2016.
FDA digital health regulations

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, testifying in front of Congress in June. Credit: YouTube

By Dave Muoio 02:51 pm December 26, 2017
With a new administrator at the helm, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration took steps toward regulating decision support, software-as-a-medical-device, mobile tech in clinical trials and more.
telehealth insurance coverage questions
By Dave Muoio 11:52 am December 21, 2017
The survey data suggests the wider adoption of services will require providers to better engage payers, doctors and patients with telehealth strategies.
digital pills
By Dave Muoio 10:52 am November 22, 2017
Brigham and Women’s Hospital asked 26 patients discharged from the ER with acute fracture pain to participate in the study.
Nomad marketplace for telehealth providers
By Dave Muoio 10:07 am November 22, 2017
Doctors interested in telehealth practice will be able to view and apply to open position listings from several telehealth service providers.
NIH's All of Us

Photo: Global Panorama via Flickr.

By Dave Muoio 02:12 pm November 08, 2017
The program will distribute 10,000 Fitbit devices to a representative sample of All of Us participants for a one-year study to determine its use on a larger scale in the program.
Northwell Health and Amazon Alexa
By Dave Muoio 03:56 pm October 17, 2017
A new skill for Amazon's Alexa voice assistant will direct New York patients to convenient emergency and urgent care locations with the shortest waits.

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