Telehealth

University of Mississippi Medical Center
By Bernie Monegain 04:37 pm November 12, 2015
Intel-GE Care Innovations, which connects the care continuum to the home, has announced it will extend its collaboration with the University of Mississippi Medical Center to take on chronic illness in southeastern U.S.
Walgreens
By Jessica Davis 03:27 pm November 10, 2015
The largest U.S. drugstore chain and telehealth provider MDLive are expanding their virtual care collaboration to 20 more states, bringing the total to 25. Walgreens also just unveiled a new app that rewards daily wellness measurements.
Nemours
By Skip Snow 03:24 am November 02, 2015
When asked about his management philosophy at Nemours, Bernie Rice is clear that he has an aversion to bright and shiny objects: "We are here to ensure that the kids get the best possible care, not to do technology for its own sake."
hands in a circle indicating teamwork
By Eric Wicklund 08:01 am October 26, 2015
Picture this: Every member of a patient's care collective -- family, friends, home health providers, specialists, therapists, even pharmacists -- can see what's happening when appropriate and receive alerts about that patient when necessary.
Elderly people
By Bernie Monegain 10:21 am October 23, 2015
By 2020, Frost & Sullivan estimates 22 percent of the world's population will be age 60 or older. The graying of the Baby Boomers opens market opportunities, even as it presents tough challenges for healthcare and technology.
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
By Susan Morse 10:24 am October 22, 2015
Recognizing that its participation had become "unsustainable from a financial point of view," Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center is leaving CMS' Pioneer Accountable Care Organization program after more than $3 million in losses.
Growth chart on chalkboard
By Mike Miliard 10:05 am October 16, 2015
Venture capital funding for digital health rebounded in Q3 2015, up 32 percent quarter over quarter with $1.6 billion doled out across 148 deals, according to a new report from Mercom Capital Group.
10e TeleVisits
By Tom Sullivan 09:31 am October 16, 2015
The new cloud-based platform rolls together analytics, big data, population health, telehealth tools and data from wearables into what the company's CEO said will set expectations for next-gen EHRs.
CIO and doctors
By Bernie Monegain 06:20 am October 16, 2015
More than 600 CIOs at the CHIME15 Fall Forum were asked to consider happiness -- and how they might have more of it. They seemed to take to the concept that "joy fuels our potential."
HIMSS Board Chair Dana Alexander, RN
By Bernie Monegain 08:24 am October 12, 2015
HIMSS Board Chair Dana Alexander, RN, describes herself as someone who has always been eager to embrace change, and also as someone who's always known healthcare was the right field for her.

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