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Looking across international borders for digital health tools

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Panelists at the Connected Health Conference in Boston spoke about the importance of digital health alliances and learning from countries sometimes ignored in the space.

Telemedicine vendor breaches the data of 2.4 million patients in Mexico

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The personal data of 2,373,764 patients was left exposed online after Hova Health, a telemedicine company based in Mexico, misconfigured a MongoDB database

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Lark Health rolls out behavioral health coaching targeted at patients at risk for chronic conditions

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The tool lets individuals focus on weight management, smoking cessation, stress management and overall health.

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Amazon launches new Alexa feature that reminds customers when to take meds

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The new feature will initially be available to Giant Eagle Pharmacy customers.

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Virtual Front Door or Brick Wall? Care Pathways in Healthcare

Are you offering your patients a virtual front door or a brick wall? Today, 85% of healthcare visits start online. If your patients don’t have a way to access care virtually, you’re losing them to Dr. Google. Clear care pathways that start online ensure your patients get the best care they need while staying loyal to you.

Stroke patients using VR show greater adoption when able to connect with others

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In a small study, researchers found that 99% of patients given a multi-user version of VR therapy completed the treatment.

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Stanford Medicine: Physicians, medical students are interested in digital health, data-driven care

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More often than not, survey respondents said that patient data collected using apps, wearables or other consumer-friendly sources are clinically valuable

Roundup: 16 digital health studies, pilots and reviews from AHA 2019

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From mobile ECGs to tele-rehabilitation to defibrillator delivery drones, a range of new data was on display at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2019

Google demos its EHR-like clinical documentation tool

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News of the tool, currently in clinical pilots, comes a week after reports circulated that Google was working with healthcare system Ascension on a controversial project involving patient data

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Head of Fitbit Health Solutions talks payer strategy, evolution of health products

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MobiHealthNews sat down with Amy McDonough, senior vice presidnet & general manager of Fitbit Health Solutions prior to the news that Google was set to acquire Fitbit.

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Convenience Care Is Here, and It's Eating Your Lunch

Patients want high-quality care that is accessible and affordable. If they can’t get it from you, direct-to-consumer healthcare services make it easy for them to get it somewhere else. Give them the ability to consume your services just like they consume everything else in their lives: on their phones or computers, quickly, and where it’s convenient for them.

Healthcare connectivity: improving healthcare across the continuum

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A robust infrastructure is critical to supporting connectivity from inside the hospital to the home

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Ada Health’s chief medical officer on AI and building trust in digital health tools

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The Berlin-headquartered company's chief medical officer spoke at Slush, an event that took place in Finland last week

Health tech startups should start working with FDA sooner rather than later

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Representatives from cardio monitoring device maker Eko and the FDA offer advice for medical device startups gearing up for their first approval

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Apple rolls out Research: One app for three new longitudinal studies

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iOS users can now sign up for studies on women's health, movement and heart health, and the effects of noise exposure on hearing

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Stop Creating Disloyal Patients

90 percent of patients feel no obligation to stay with a healthcare system that doesn’t offer digital tools. What can you do in the face of such a sobering statistic? Patient-facing telehealth options that allow patients to get virtually instantaneous care privately, securely, and from anywhere can keep your patients from seeking care from the easiest, nearest, and cheapest provider.

Health education company Elsevier acquires medical education startup 3D4Medical

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Following the acquisition 3D4Medical’s digital tools will be rolled into Elsevier’s suite of educational content

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Peerbridge announces $11M raise to grow ECG ambulatory sensor patch business

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CEO Adrian Gilmore said the company is looking at strategic partnerships, M&A and other general scaling of the business in the year to come

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Planned Parenthood launches abortion care finder, information platform

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The new tool, called Abortion Care Finder, lets users put in information about their situation, such as age and location, and gives resources.

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Healthy.io launches wound care tech in US

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The new tool is aimed at helping nurses measure and keep track of wounds.

Forrester Names Leader in Virtual Health Care Solutions

Forrester Research identified and evaluated the top players in digital health. Read the report to see who stood out—and who needs to catch up.

Patient co-creation is a tall, but worthwhile, order for health innovators

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At last months' Connected Health Conference, payer, pharma, and patient stakeholders discussed the value — and potential pitfalls — of involving patients in all parts of the innovation process

Surgical training startup FundamentalVR inks deal with Mayo Clinic, raises additional $1.4M

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London-based FundamentalVR plans to work with the Mayo Clinic to develop new simulations and validate its technology.

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Akili Interactive: Digital pediatric ADHD therapeutic performs well with or without accompanying stimulant therapy

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Topline data released today by the digital therapeutics company also suggest that its FDA approval-pending treatment continued to deliver benefits with continued use

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Diabetes care platform Virta scores $93M

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The new funding was led by Caffeinated Capital with participation from Venrock, Obvious Ventures, Creandum, Playground Global and SciFi VC.

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Building Your Digital Health Ecosystem

With the fragmentation of the pharmacy industry, digitized provider networks can offer a much-needed solution to connectivity, data sharing, collaboration and interoperability between physicians, patients and pharmacies.

Lack of transportation leaves millions in need of substance abuse treatment on the sidelines

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However, new technologies can help providers and plans better coordinate access to care

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Helsinki-headquartered Nightingale Health introduces consumer blood testing service

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The newly unveiled product tracks health indicators related to cardiovascular disease and Type 2 diabetes.

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AWS launches Amazon Transcribe Medical

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The new HIPAA-compliant tool will be able to capture physician dictation or doctor-patient conversations.

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Eisia rolls out new Amazon Alexa skill geared at children with rare form of epilepsy

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The platform provides games, music and meditation tools.

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Telemedicine: Real-Time Trauma and Clinical Care with Global Reach

Today, connecting the patient to the right specialist is largely dependent on the patient’s ability to travel to the physician’s location. The ability to use technology to monitor patients in real-time, share information about their condition and provide treatment remotely, will improve the quality of care and save lives for patients everywhere.

Medirom partners with MATRIX industries to deliver world’s first self-powered health monitoring smartband

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Medirom, a healthtech company based in Japan, has announced that at CES 2020 it will be working with MATRIX Industries, a Silicon Valley material science company, to deliver the world’s first health monitoring smartband named MOTHER that never requires charging.

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Genomic medicine startup Lucence raises $20M Series A

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The startup develops non-invasive blood tests that achieve early cancer detection and improve treatment selection

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DrChrono closes $20M to grow its mobile-friendly EHR, practice management platform

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The company will be pumping the funds into its tech platform, and will be growing its engineering, sales and support capabilities

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MyHealthTeams launches new resources for pregnant women with MS

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The new tool was designed in partnership with EMD Serono, and aims to give expecting moms information about managing multiple sclerosis during pregnancy.

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Community Health Centers: Increase Growth through Care Management + Telehealth

Understand the Growth Potential for Community Health Centers through this Easy-To-Use Care Management Guide. This guide covers Billing, Claims Processing and Payment for CCM, BHI and More!

Popit cofounder talks expansion plans, new pharma collaborations

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An interview with Timo Heikkilä, cofounder and chief operating officer of Finnish health tech startup Popit

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Nines banks $16.5M for tele-radiology, AI imaging triage platform

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Accel and 8VC headlined the Mount Sinai-affiliated startup's Series A.

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Biotechnology and medicine startups top the Innovators Under 35 Europe list

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The annual awards lauded 19 entrepreneurs for developing cutting-edge medical technologies

Amazon Alexa launches new feature that reminds customers when to take meds

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The new feature will initially be available to Giant Eagle Pharmacy customers.

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