Remove wellness

Good Coffee + Engaging Design + Banking = Financial Wellness

Health Populi

Financial stress breeds ill health, and financial wellness feeds into wellness and vitality. The post Good Coffee + Engaging Design + Banking = Financial Wellness appeared first on HealthPopuli.com.

UnitedHealthcare offering Apple Watches to employee wellness plan members

Mobi Health News

First announced in March, the program allows participants to pay off the device's cost by meeting daily fitness goals.

199
199

The True Costs of Diabetes Go Well Beyond the Wallet

Health Populi

Diabetes impacts peoples’ leisure-time activities — that would be “fun” — as well, with nearly one-half of PwD having to miss a planned outing or other personal event due to diabetes.

Re-Tweeting Sanofi’s Tweet: Inclusion Matters for Health, Wellness, and the Body Politic

Health Populi

The post Re-Tweeting Sanofi’s Tweet: Inclusion Matters for Health, Wellness, and the Body Politic appeared first on HealthPopuli.com.

Enhancing Student Wellness through School-Based Telemedicine

Telehealth Blog

The targeted programs – behavioral health, obesity reduction and prevention, and oral health – were designed to enhance the clinical and educational services offered by using telehealth to provide on-the-spot care as well as distance education.”

Care, wellness robotics company Embodied collects $22M

Mobi Health News

Pasadena, California-based Embodied announced today it has raised $22 million in Series A funding to support its AI and robotics platforms for improved care and wellness.

129
129

A Portal’s Contribution to Your Company’s Financial Wellness

Health Portal Solutions

Financial wellness is a buzz word often used to describe an individual’s financial health – how well one is earning money and saving it. However, financial wellness is also a key metric for healthcare payers.

52

EarlySense lands $39M in round led by Hill-Rom, Wells Fargo

Mobi Health News

Just last month Hill-Rom and EarlySense teamed up on a new hospital bed that uses the latter's contact free health monitoring.

152
152

Blockchain technology to expand in Hawaii following Timicoin, First Vitals Health and Wellness partnership

Mobi Health News

Timicoin and First Vitals Health and Wellness plan will use blockchain to aggregate data from EHRs in Hawaii.

EHR 166

Pilot study: Akili's digital ADHD therapy feasible, well liked by autistic children, parents

Mobi Health News

The study's 19 young participants stuck to their regimens, and along with their parents said that they would be open to continuing treatment sessions.

153
153

CMS inks remote monitoring plan, John Hancock incentivizes wellness and other Q4 payer news

Mobi Health News

Also: UnitedHealthcare's "Motion" incentive program expands to include Apple Watches and Cigna teams up with Happify Health and Prevail.

159
159

UnitedHealthcare, Fitbit, and Castlight share secrets to workplace wellness success

Mobi Health News

Employee wellness is not a new idea, but new ideas from digital health companies like Castlight Health and Fitbit, as well as incumbents like UnitedHealthcare, are reimagining and reinvigorating the space

UnitedHealthcare adds Apple Watch to Motion employee wellness program

Mobi Health News

UnitedHealthcare has added a new wearable to its Motion employee wellness program. Starting in July, in addition to the Fitbit, Garmin, and Samsung devices, employees in the program will be able to use Apple Watches

153
153

Philips adds American Well telemedicine into uGrow baby-tracking app

Mobi Health News

Telemedicine company American Well and health technology company Royal Philips anounced back in January that they would partner to integrate American Well's virtual care capabilites into Philips' consumer and professional digital health products.

Access To Health and Wellness Information and Products Is More Than Ever

Electronic Health Reporter

The article Access To Health and Wellness Information and Products Is More Than Ever appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. This content is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter.

60

Employee wellness platforms Virgin Pulse, RedBrick Health to merge

Mobi Health News

This morning, the employee wellness and health engagement platforms Virgin Pulse and RedBrick Health announced that they are merging under the Virgin Pulse name.

136
136

Amazon rumored to start Alexa-focused 'health & wellness' team

Mobi Health News

After Amazon inked a deal with JP Morgan and Berkshire Hathaway to focus on employee health in January, it was clear the tech giant would be investigating the healthcare arena

152
152

Humana's members will now have access to Fitbit Coach through the payer's Go365 wellness program

Mobi Health News

Go365 members will also have access to DailyBurn, MindSciences and Norm.

118
118

Social Media and Mental Health – Teenage Wasteland or Land of Opportunity?

Digital Health

Digital employee wellness service Spring Health brings in $6M

Mobi Health News

Spring Health, a digital wellness platform that connects employees to mental healthcare resources, has scooped up $6 million in seed funding, bringing the company’s total amount raised to $8 million.

115
115

Loneliness, Public Policy and AI – Lessons From the UK For the US

Health Populi

Maneesh goes well beyond tracking steps and heart rate: for example, air quality in his immediate environment. [On He wears many devices at once, putting the techs to his tests, and figuring out just what works well, and for whom.

American Well acquires Avizia, plans to expand acute care services

Mobi Health News

This morning telehealth company American Well announced that it will be acquiring fellow telemedicine company Avizia in late Q2 for an undisclosed sum.

Voice First: Speaking Up about Health and Wellness

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Voice First is changing health and wellness offerings today. But there are experiments and pilots for using Voice First technologies for health and wellness applications.

What is working well in Healthcare IT?

Healthcare Guys

What is working well in Healthcare IT? Advantages of electronic medical records and benefits of health information technology. Benefits of e-prescribing

American Well scores $290, with possibility of more to come

Mobi Health News

Boston-based telemedicine giant American Well has recently filed an SEC document revealing that the company raised $290 million in funding. According to the document, which was filed on June 29, the company is looking to raise up to $314.7 million within this funding round.

What HPS Employees Say About Our Online Wellness Programs

Health Portal Solutions

HPS sees the value of our plug-and-play wellness programs so much that we provide these benefits to our own employees! HPS’ solutions for wellness , healthcare advocacy , and telemedicine easily plug into our portal and are priced at wholesale prices.

Great Hospital CIOs Must Offer “Wow” Service Desks That Are Well Above Industry Standards

HitPoint Blog

Christopher Longhurst, the CIO at UC San Diego Health, understands the extraordinary value of IT service support especially well, in part because he is also a physician. Empathy and listening well.

Smart Phone Sign – A Measure of Well-Being and Suitability for Discharge

33 Charts

They wanted to know if a patient’s use of a smartphone during the initial clinical assessment by a surgeon could be used as a marker for well-being and suitability for discharge. Smart phone use as a surrogate for wellness is underutilized.

Study: U.S. Insulin May be Substandard, As Well As Costly

Insulin Nation

The next step for Carter and Heinemann is to test larger samples and to include insulin analogs, as well as biosimilars. On December 21, 2017, Alan W. Carter and Lutz Heinemann published a report in the Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology that suggests that insulin vials sold in U.S.

91

American Well Client Forum Recap

American Well Blog

American Well is still coming down off a terrific week in beautiful, albeit not-so-sunny San Diego (it rained most of the time, but that didn’t stop us from having a blast!), In every story there were clear benefits to the patients and caregivers, as well as the physicians and hospitals.

RAND: Vitality's wellness program drove greater activity when offering Apple Watch incentive

Mobi Health News

Paying off the cost of the wearable was a greater motivation to exercise than other rewards offered through the program

129
129

Physicians Don’t Talk Enough with Patients About Non-Medical Needs

Health Populi

” The latter is consistent with the World Health Organization’s definition of health : “Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.”

What #CES2019 5 Tech Trends to Watch Mean for Health/Care

Health Populi

As #CES2019 kicks off in Las Vegas with today’s first Media Day, the Consumer Technology Association presented its forecast on the 5 Technology Trends to Watch in 2019 — and they all play into health, wellness, and medical care.

American Well scores $290M, with possibility of more to come

Mobi Health News

Boston-based telemedicine giant American Well has recently filed an SEC document revealing that the company raised $290 million in funding. According to the document, which was filed on June 29, the company is looking to raise up to $314.7 million within this funding round.

American Well to Acquire Avizia

Healthcare Informatics

Telehealth provider American Well has agreed to acquire Avizia, a provider of telehealth services in hospital settings

A Smarter Home for Healthy Living at CES 2019….and a nod to Microsoft

Health Populi

At #CES19, I took a trip out to Henderson, NV, to visit the BUILDER KB Home ProjeKt model home site , a new concept for a healthy home conceived and embedded with technology that supports wellness. Health begins at home.

161
161

Costs, Consumerism, Cyber and Care, Everywhere – The 2019 Health Populi TrendCast

Health Populi

Stephens Day for people who celebrate Christmas, so I share this post as a holiday gift with well-wishes for you and those you love. Outside of the home, I note the growth of retail health options well beyond (but including) the retail pharmacy. Today is Boxing Day and St.

Online wellness, prescription service Hims expands to women's health with Hers

Mobi Health News

The new product line will prescribe and deliver a range of women's health products focused on hair, skin and sexual health

117
117

Wealth is Health and Health, Wealth, Fidelity Knows – with Weight a Major Risk Factor

Health Populi

Total Well-Being , a research report from Fidelity Investments, looks at the inter-connections between health and wealth – the combined impact of physical, mental, and fiscal factors on our lives. Just 4% of workers in poor health generated high financial wellness index scores.

216
216

American Well hires CFO, Amazon hires noted cardiologist, and more digital health hires and departures

Mobi Health News

American Well has hired Keith W. Anderson comes to American Well via Piper Jaffrey, where he served as managing director and a member of the healthcare investment banking team Anderson as its new chief financial officer.