Jonah Comstock

Jonah Comstock is the Managing Editor at MobiHealthNews.

Verily NIH PTSD study

The Study Watch is an 'investigational device' that is not available for sale. Photo via Verily

By Jonah Comstock 03:02 pm August 09, 2017
The researchers will use Verily's Study Watch wearable and smartphone apps to track participants and identify critical gaps in scientific knowledge about post-traumatic stress disorder.
FDA digital health pre-certification program
By Jonah Comstock 12:22 pm July 28, 2017
The agency has started the application process in hopes of finding nine companies for its pilot program.
electronic health records workflow
By Jonah Comstock 02:23 pm July 20, 2017
The company has 300 doctors in its network currently and helps transmit records for more than a million patients.
MDlive privacy lawsuit
By Jonah Comstock 09:55 am June 06, 2017
The law firm Edelson PC filed a suit in April against the telemedicine company for privacy violations but just voluntarily dismissed the suit.
mobile EHR for specialists
By Jonah Comstock 02:34 pm May 11, 2017
The mobile-based EHR for specialists has raised funding a number of times to total $318 million.
Doc Halo raises millions in funding
By Jonah Comstock 01:51 pm April 25, 2017
Doc Halo is one of a handful of companies that offers a web and mobile-based replacement for pagers and consoles to facilitate hospital communications.
Mobile EHR Drchrono
By Jonah Comstock 12:26 pm April 10, 2017
drchrono was one of the first companies to offer an EHR that ran on mobile devices natively.
Palmetto Health lays out telehealth challenges

The Palmetto Health Baptist Columbia hospital in South Carolina.

By Jonah Comstock 09:15 am April 04, 2017
Palmetto Health execs say internal challenges made their own rollout a difficult process.
GE Monica fetal monitor

Photo courtest of Monica Healthcare

By Jonah Comstock 12:40 pm March 20, 2017
GE will combine the Novii Wireless Patch System with its digital technologies to build out its offerings for care services and childbirth, an official says. 
ONC interoperability FHIR

National Coordinator Vindell Washington said ONC is working to establish a platform on top of which others can innovate.

By Jonah Comstock 03:07 pm December 14, 2016
National Coordinator Vindell Washington said unlocking health data is the mission and he showed off FHIR-based technologies doing exactly that. 

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