Sun.Jan 12, 2020

CES 2020: Ten Intriguing New Technologies for Older Adults    

Aging in Place Technology Watch

CES 2020 – walking the land of the new. What has 170,000 attendees, long lines, baffling arrangements of booth numbers across multiple, gigantic locations and more robots than you can shake a motion sensor at? That was CES 2020.

Teladoc Health to Acquire InTouch Health

InTouch Health

Acquisition creates clear leader in providing virtual care solutions for both hospitals & health systems. Combination broadens advanced clinical use cases to be enabled for expanded care delivery both inside & outside the hospital. Acquisition expected to strengthen Teladoc Health long-term revenue growth. PURCHASE, NY, January 12, 2020 — Teladoc Health , Inc.

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How The Use of Insure Tech Can Help Businesses Preserve Their Employees’ Health

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Illegal copying is prohibited. Since 2011, interest and investment in insurtech has exploded exponentially. In 2011, $140 million was invested. By 2015, it was $2.5 billion, according to McKinsey’s article, Insurtech: The Threat That Inspires. By the end of the first quarter in 2019, investment records had already broken new records, and went on to surpass $3 billion, coming second […].

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JPM20: UPMC venture arm announces $1B life sciences commitment

FierceHealthIT

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's venture capital arm is committing $1 billion in investments toward developing new drugs, diagnostics and devices by 2024.

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.

Subscriptions

HAY on FHIR

For those interested in Subscriptions – here’s a blog post from Gino Canessa of Microsoft who is deeply involved in the R5 redesign of this, particularly the Subscription resource

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National Business Group on Health execs offer 2020 outlook on uptick in virtual care, impact of Amazon

FierceHealthIT

FierceHealthcare caught up with retiring NBGH CEO Brian Marcotte and his successor Ellen Kelsay to discuss how employers are trying to get a handle on healthcare costs

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