Fri.Jul 05, 2019

Digital health investments bounced back in Q2 2019 with nearly $2.5B in funding

Mobi Health News

MobiHealthNews tracked 81 funding deals in April, May and June

Google, U of Chicago Medical Center Sued Over Alleged Sharing Of Identifiable Patient Records

Healthcare IT Today

The University of Chicago, its medical center and Google have been hit with a lawsuit contending that the hospital shared hundreds of thousands of patient records with the tech giant which included identifiable data.

Not Just for Juveniles: Understanding the Shift in Diagnosis Age for Type 1 Diabetes

Insulin Nation

The first time I went to a local T1D meetup group I was amazed at how many older people were there. I thought to myself, this is great, these people have been living with diabetes for ages. Their wisdom and experience will be so helpful!

You might be an #HITNerd If…

Healthcare IT Today

You might be an #HITNerd If… you are working on health IT projects on July 5th when it lands on a Friday, the day after the 4th of July Holiday! Find all our #HITNerd references on Healthcare IT Today.

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.