Patient Engagement

By Rebecca McBeth 12:39 am February 28, 2019
The Palmerston North-based Health Hub Project in New Zealand is aiming to reduce health inequities and increase access to care with the help of artificial intelligence, machine learning and blockchain.
Innovate UK
By Leontina Postelnicu 04:41 am February 27, 2019
The initiatives will see academics collaborate with businesses to generate improvements in treatment options for asthma patients, as estimates show around 5.4 million people in the UK are affected by the condition.
Catholic Health merges IT to enable use of social determinant of health data
By Bill Siwicki 03:00 pm February 25, 2019
Its community health workers are in the early stages of collecting and using this information with the goal of viewing the social data alongside clinical data within the health system’s EHRs.
Sedgwick SVP Andrea Buhl
By Laura Lovett 03:34 pm February 22, 2019
With boots-on-the-ground experience, Sedgwick SVP Andrea Buhl said her provider experience has helped her as a payer.
Apple VP of Health Dr. Sumbul Desai.
By Jonah Comstock 12:39 pm February 22, 2019
A chat with Apple VP of Health Dr. Sumbul Desai.

Above photo: Dr NT Cheung, CMIO of Hong Kong's Hospital Authority. Credit: HA

By Dean Koh 09:33 pm February 21, 2019
Dr NT Cheung has been the Chief Medical Informatics Officer (CMIO) of Hong Kong’s Hospital Authority (HA) for the past 26 years.

Children's Hospital Los Angeles (Photo: CHLA)

By Diana Manos 11:25 am February 21, 2019
The challenge, created in collaboration with Children's Hospital Los Angeles, will focus on mental health, access to care and social determinants of health.
By Nathan Eddy 10:03 am February 21, 2019
The tablets pair with disease specific Bluetooth biometric devices, allowing patients to take their blood pressure, weight and heart rate.
By Nathan Eddy 01:32 pm February 20, 2019
The answer lies in existing tools that are already widely used and known for simplicity, according to new research.
By Nathan Eddy 11:21 am February 20, 2019
Biometrics, deep learning, virtual pharmacy features and smartphones are being used to establish a digital identity resource in countries throughout Asia and Africa, according to a new report.

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