Connected Health

A digital representation of a brain
By Mike Miliard 11:05 am February 18, 2021
ANSI/CTA-2090 puts the focus on three must-haves, according to the Consumer Technology Organization: human trust, technical trust and regulatory trust.
An NYU Langone Health orthopedic surgeon conducts a video visit.

An NYU Langone Health orthopedic surgeon conducts a video visit.

By Bill Siwicki 11:57 am February 15, 2021
The health system was conducting around 25 to 50 virtual visits a day; at the height of the pandemic, that rose to nearly 8,000. It worked with Cisco, Apple and others for clinician-to-clinician video.
Computer code
By Dave Muoio 10:34 am February 10, 2021
Thirty mobile health apps from larger healthcare information technology companies were susceptible to a broken object level authorization (BOLA) attack.
St. John's Well Child and Family Center in Los Angeles

St. John's Well Child and Family Center in Los Angeles

By Bill Siwicki 11:05 am February 08, 2021
St. John's Well Child and Family Center in Los Angeles has completed 93,000 telehealth visits since April 2020, serving more than 56,000 patients.
Doctors gather at a computer

Photo by Go Nakamura/Getty Images

By Kat Jercich 10:17 am February 05, 2021
More than 100 stakeholders, including AMA, AHA and Mayo Clinic, have convened to release policy and regulatory recommendations to improve the country's disaster preparedness. 
EarlySense remote patient-monitoring technology

EarlySense remote patient-monitoring technology

By Bill Siwicki 12:48 pm February 01, 2021
"The COVID-19 pandemic has created historic opportunities for smart health technologies outside the hospital," says EarlySense's CEO.
University of Michigan Hospital Ann Arbor Michigan

University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, Michigan

By Bill Siwicki 11:49 am February 01, 2021
The telehealth program has helped the provider organization preserve hospital capacity through multiple COVID-19 surges, while decreasing readmission rates and ED utilization.
telehealth visit using Tyto Care technology

Karen Martin, DNP, director of pediatrics, conducts a telehealth visit using Tyto Care technology.

By Bill Siwicki 12:23 pm January 25, 2021
Providers at the Western Ohio-based health system work with staff at more than 70 schools to keep kids healthy and avoid ER visits using virtual care.
Senior wearing medical monitoring bracelet
By Jeff Lagasse 10:46 am January 13, 2021
The rule is meant to ease undue burden for innovators and speed access to potentially lifesaving technologies.
Telehealth telemedicine virtual care
By Bill Siwicki 11:49 am January 12, 2021
The Louisiana health system performed more than 300,000 virtual visits in 2020 and earned a Net Promoter Score of 87.5 out of 100 – better than Amazon and Netflix.