Telehealth

By HIMSS TV 04:30 pm September 18, 2020
Apple has included for the first time in its Apple Watch Series 6 a blood oxygenation sensor. Here, HIMSS Media Editor in Chief Jonah Comstock takes the new health tracking feature for a spin.
By HIMSS TV 07:52 am September 18, 2020
This week's top stories include Apple working with the VA to get iPads into the hands of veterans, the Apple Watch Series 6 measuring blood oxygen and the hurdles primary care physicians face implementing telemedicine.
By HIMSS TV 06:19 am September 11, 2020
This week's top stories include a lawsuit by former Zocdoc CEO Cyrus Massoumi, a large uptick in targeted attacks against telehealth systems, and a NorthShore University HealthSystem data breach affecting 348,00 people.
By HIMSS TV 08:39 am September 08, 2020
Google Health Chief Health Officer Dr. Karen DeSalvo says search functions let the public know where to find telehealth options.
By HIMSS TV 09:54 am September 04, 2020
This week's top stories include California passing the nation's first law mandating a 45-day supply of PPE, GoodRX filing to go public, and healthcare execs naming telehealth as their top COVID-19 tech problem.
By HIMSS TV 07:05 am August 28, 2020
This week's top stories include the VA giving Cerner scheduling technology a test run, fines for nursing homes that don't comply with testing regulations and Google Cloud pouring $100 million into telehealth giant Amwell.
By HIMSS TV 04:38 pm August 27, 2020
Professor Sam Shah, founder and director of Faculty of Future Health, says the acceleration and increased adoption of technology during the pandemic is a positive takeout, but the digital divide must be addressed by greater investment.
By HIMSS TV 07:54 am August 27, 2020
Experts at FutureMed 2020 say remote care automation and predictive triage can help patients obtain necessary care safely and efficiently.
By HIMSS TV 04:13 pm August 17, 2020
Marc Probst, longtime CIO at Intermountain Healthcare and new CIO at ELLKAY, discusses interoperability, telehealth, digital transformation and the cost challenges facing healthcare now – as well as the IT innovation he sees emerging from the COVID-19 crisis.
By HIMSS TV 07:52 am August 13, 2020
Remote patient monitoring can help balance staff safety with patient needs, says PeriGen CEO Matthew Sappern.