Connected Health

The district health board map of New Zealand. Credit: Ministry of Health NZ.

By Rebecca McBeth 10:15 pm December 10, 2018
A national group is being formed to start work on linking the country’s four regional clinical portals, with approval from the district health boards’ (DHBs) chief information officers.
telehealth UPMC Curavai
By Mike Miliard 03:30 pm December 04, 2018
The move comes as the AMA has published new data about how many physicians are actually using telemedicine technology.
HIMSS Healthcare IT News
By Tom Sullivan 09:49 am November 13, 2018
A look at how both Healthcare IT News and sister site MobiHealthNews are now serving an international audience and what that means.
By Dean Koh 04:42 am November 04, 2018
In July 2018, IDC Thailand named Khon Kaen as having the most outstanding smart-city project in APAC excluding Japan, alongside Phuket.
HIMSS Healthcare IT News global launch
By Tom Sullivan 02:56 pm October 25, 2018
The publication now serves international readers with news, features, analysis and insights about the many innovative ways health IT is being put to use improving healthcare. 

Lynda Chin, MD, executive director for real-world education detection and intervention at The University of Texas System

By Mike Miliard 03:59 pm October 15, 2018
The idea is to create a connected ecosystem of care, given that "no single device, app, or piece of data in isolation that will deliver benefits to patients."
merck drone flying in the air
By Healthcare IT News Australia 12:54 pm September 07, 2018
Collaboration between AT&T, Merck and others combines IoT monitoring, temperature-controlled packaging and the drone to get meds to remote villages.
Best Buy acquires GreatCall for $800 million
By Jonah Comstock 10:53 am August 16, 2018
Retail giant says that buying the aging in place vendor is part of its strategy to offer seniors a wider range of technologies.
Seema Verma.
By Susan Morse 04:59 pm August 06, 2018
CMS is also seeking Blue Button 2.0 app developers, Verma says at second interoperability forum hosted by the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT in Washington, D.C.
HIMSS Connected Health Conference to focus on the human element of digital tech

Scott Kirsner and Carla Kriwet speaking at the Connected Health Conference last year.

By Jonah Comstock 04:15 pm July 27, 2018
The three-day event, during October in Boston, will include cutting-edge technologies such as social robots, voice interfaces and digital therapeutics.

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