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.

Woman doctor directing nurse
By Laura Lovett 02:51 pm December 03, 2019
A Rock Health report found that the percentage of female partners at digital health VC firms only rose from 12.2% to 12.6%, while deals closed by women-led startups rose 13.4% to 14%.
By Laura Lovett 04:01 pm December 02, 2019
The new HIPAA-compliant tool will be able to capture physician dictation or doctor-patient conversations.
By Laura Lovett 09:41 am November 27, 2019
The new feature will initially be available to Giant Eagle Pharmacy customers.
By Laura Lovett 10:21 am November 22, 2019
News of the tool, currently in clinical pilots, comes a week after reports circulated that Google was working with healthcare system Ascension on a controversial project involving patient data.
Fitness watches
By Laura Lovett 03:23 pm November 21, 2019
MobiHealthNews sat down with Amy McDonough, SVP and general manager of Fitbit Health Solutions, prior to the news that Google was set to acquire Fitbit.
Fitbit products
By Laura Lovett 02:54 pm November 21, 2019
MobiHealthNews sat down with Amy McDonough, SVP and general manager of Fitbit Health Solutions, prior to the news that Google was set to acquire Fitbit.
By Laura Lovett 03:21 pm November 19, 2019
The new tool will also be localized to provide relevant medical information.
By Laura Lovett 09:53 am November 01, 2019
According to Google's blog post announcing the acquisition, we can expect to see more "Made by Google" wearables alongside Fitbit devices running Wear OS.
Woman on scale
By Laura Lovett 04:11 pm October 16, 2019
At this year’s Connected Health conference in Boston, Sherry Pagoto, director of the UConn Center for mHealth and Social Media, discussed the social and skill set barriers to weight loss.
The emerging technology has the potential to reach a larger audience in the healthcare space, but industry players warn of privacy gaps.
By Laura Lovett 10:47 am August 19, 2019
The emerging technology has the potential to reach a larger audience in the healthcare space, but industry players warn of privacy gaps.

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