By Mallory Hackett 01:16 pm August 27, 2020
The Amazon Halo app uses five health metrics designed to give users a comprehensive look at their health and wellness, and gives actionable recommendations to make improvements.
By Kat Jercich 12:23 pm August 27, 2020
The CDC this week issued controversial guidelines saying people without symptoms may not need to seek testing, even if they've been exposed to someone with the virus.
By Kat Jercich 02:02 pm August 26, 2020
In a new survey of U.S. specialists, 79% said that their use of telemedicine technology had increased during the COVID-19 pandemic.
By Kat Jercich 10:22 am August 25, 2020
The Bluetooth-enabled case has sensors that detect when users take their daily pill, triggering customized phone alerts.
By Mike Miliard 09:37 am August 24, 2020
The Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute will fund a study designed to assess how COVID Watch, its text-based monitoring program, has improved care in hard-hit minority communities – and how it can be further improved.
L.A. health center reduces no-shows, fills empty slots via text messaging

Universal Community Health Center in South L.A.

By Bill Siwicki 12:34 pm August 20, 2020
With new reminder texts in place, the Universal Community Health Center had a drop in no-shows between 5-7% and saw a decrease in empty slots of about 10%.
At Health First, preregistration tech streamlines processes and boosts collections

Health First Medical Group.

By Bill Siwicki 11:58 am August 11, 2020
The Florida provider organization sees 56% of registrations completed by patients as it continues screening for patients at risk for COVID-19.
By Dean Koh 04:34 am July 30, 2020
Onsite medical teams at CCFs and SIFs are able to access and monitor patients' trending and real-time vital sign readings remotely using the Biovitals Sentinel dashboard.
Community Medical transforms with patient relationship management tool

Community Medical Center in Falls Park, Nebraska.

By Bill Siwicki 11:24 am July 29, 2020
By taking advantage of text messaging, the small critical access hospital and its associated clinics improved quality, reduced no-shows, decreased staff burnout and boosted revenue.

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By Ahmed El Sherif 08:34 am July 29, 2020
Developed in partnership with the Dubai Health Authority, the technology specialises in managing the emirate’s stock of medicines, allowing government entities to access inventory in real time.