Connected Health

By Dean Koh 10:26 pm July 01, 2020
Digital health tools and investments offer great opportunity for efficiency improvements and better health outcomes in the country.
Neonatal data tech and video streaming help clinicians enhance care
By Bill Siwicki 11:51 am June 19, 2020
The two technologies are linked with biomedical equipment, the EHR and the laboratory information system to help improve outcomes.
By Kat Jercich 10:25 am June 17, 2020
The 14 federally funded regional TRCs have seen an enormous uptick in requests for assistance since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
By Mike Miliard 05:33 pm June 11, 2020
In a study from Mayo Clinic Proceedings, NYU Langone and Doctor on Demand show how patients are finding value in virtual care, with many citing a rewarding rapport with their provider.
By Kat Jercich 04:52 pm June 08, 2020
David Smith, executive director for the Medicaid Transformation Project, says vulnerable people are being left behind by the telehealth revolution – and it's vital to address systemic racism, language barriers and social determinants of health.
Philips wearable biosensor could help reduce COVID-19 transmission risks
By Nathan Eddy 12:01 pm May 27, 2020
The connected health device, just cleared by the FDA, is designed to detect early patient deterioration.
By Mike Miliard 12:03 pm May 19, 2020
Revenue-cycle vendor Conifer Health and architecture and design firm Gensler are among the other new members on the platform, which offers digital health resources to hospitals as they race to roll out virtual care, remote monitoring, chatbots and more.

Butterfly iQ point-of-care ultrasound device

By Mike Miliard 02:46 pm May 14, 2020
POCUS technology from Butterfly Network expands screening capabilities, offering "an immediate and clear picture of what’s happening in a patient’s lungs."
A guide to connected health device and remote patient monitoring vendors
By Bill Siwicki 12:38 pm May 06, 2020
Now more than ever, in the midst of a pandemic, healthcare IT leaders can use a comprehensive listing of companies that make technologies that help keep tabs on patients from afar.
By Mike Miliard 03:48 pm April 17, 2020
"We see an enormous opportunity to enhance disease tracking for improved population health during the COVID-19 pandemic," said Scripps Research Translational Institute's Dr. Eric Topol.