April 24, 2013
A new project between Frontier Medicine Better Health Partnership, a collaborative working to standardize operations across Big Sky Country's hospitals, and Vree Health, which develops technology aimed at improving readmissions, aims to improve care transitions and reduce readmission rates for patients in rural areas.
November 09, 2012
Today the mHealth Alliance, the Thomson Reuters Foundation, Baker & McKenzie, and Merck announced that they are partnering on a new project to increase the understanding of privacy and security policies that relate to the use of mobile technologies in health care, a field known as mHealth. According to a 2011 World Health Organization report, governments cite issues related to data privacy and security and the protection of individual health information as two of the top barriers to the expansion of mHealth. Protecting personal health information that is collected and transmitted over mobile devices is essential to bringing mHealth to scale.
November 08, 2012
Targeting chronic conditions such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis, the Regenstrief Institute and Merck have signed a five-year agreement that will see them collaborating on novel ways to use clinical data to inform personalized delivery of healthcare.
June 19, 2012
Geisinger Health System and Merck have embarked on a multi-year collaboration to develop new methods and technology to spur shared decision making between patients and physicians and to improve adherence to treatment plans and clinical care processes.
June 18, 2012
Geisinger Health System and Merck, known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced a new multi-year collaboration designed to improve patient health outcomes by focusing on innovative solutions that facilitate shared decision making between patients and physicians and improve adherence to treatment plans and clinical care processes.
May 01, 2012
Sproxil, a startup that develops tools for brand protection in emerging markets, has enlisted IBM technology to help reduce drug counterfeiting and help consumers to verify the authenticity of prescriptions with their smartphones.
January 27, 2012
Newt Gingrich's Washington-based advocacy on behalf of a broad array of healthcare interests has been far more extensive than the Republican presidential candidate has acknowledged, a review by the Center for Public Integrity has found.
October 13, 2011
Cook Children’s Health Care System, in partnership with athenahealth, Microsoft, Sanofi Pasteur and Merck, has launched a first-of-its kind program to use 2D barcodes on vaccines.
August 13, 2008
A Manhattan Research study finds physicians are set to shift their professional research to online resources.The study, "ePharma Physician v8.0," was conducted by Manhattan Research...
May 08, 2008
Initiate Systems, Inc. of Chicago has announced that it will offer Initiate Patient, a master data management software solutions for healthcare providers, as a pre-validated integrated offer...