Laura Lovett

Laura Lovett is an associate editor at MobiHealthNews where she covers the intersection of healthcare and technology. She is also a contributing editor to Women in Healthcare IT at Healthcare IT News. Before coming to MobiHealthNews she worked for Gatehouse Media, where she earned a New England Newspaper Association award. Most recently Lovett won a Umass Medical Media Fellowship.  Lovett was educated at the University of East Anglia, the University of Massachusetts and Oxford University.

By Laura Lovett 10:16 am October 04, 2018
BlackBerry' new healthcare-related security products include a blockchain system for medical data and operating system for secure medical devices.
Hal Wolf speaking on the stage of Health 2.0 in Santa Clara, California
By Laura Lovett 03:26 pm September 17, 2018
The global aging population may be straining resources, but could also be what pushes digital health innovations.
FDA building sign

Credit: FDA

By Laura Lovett 01:55 pm September 14, 2018
Though not without critics, the FDA has advanced regulatory processes for apps, medical devices, genomics and clinical decision support.
Mona Siddiqui
By Laura Lovett 02:27 pm August 28, 2018
Mona Siddiqui, MD will focus on data sharing culture and the findings from a soon-to-be-released report on the initiative's first phase.
Hacking humans:

Jane Metcalfe speaking at TEDx San Francisco. Credit: YouTube

By Laura Lovett 04:50 am August 15, 2018
Metcalfe will keynote the Health 2.0 Annual Fall Conference in September, where she will be talking about ways technology and biology could alter the human race.
Women CEOs still rare in digital health startup
By Laura Lovett 10:17 am July 25, 2018
More than half of survey participants say it will take 25 years or more to achieve gender parity.
PillPack acquired by amazon

Credit: Twitter

By Laura Lovett 10:58 am June 28, 2018
The New England-based startup delivers medications and coordinates refills and renewals.
telehealth
By Laura Lovett 03:27 pm May 03, 2018
While reimbursement is largely seen as a roadblock, a number of bold companies are forging ahead now rather than waiting for payment issues to be settled.
veterans affairs telehealth
By Laura Lovett 10:07 am May 03, 2018
A hospital or clinic creates an extra layer of anxiety but care can be implemented in video-based therapy, which is finding success for patients, and providers.
American Well acquires Avizia
By Laura Lovett 09:41 am April 30, 2018
The deal is expected to help American Well grow its acute care capabilities with access to Avizia’s hospital-based custom software workflows for over 40 clinical specialties.

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