Keeping up with the rapid developments in mobile health technology

KevinMD

Tech Cardiology Health ITI had the opportunity to participate in a day-long meeting sponsored by the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS).

How telemedicine can help patients and solve physician burnout

KevinMD

Because so many doctors were wary of it, I started to get licensed in multiple states, and now, I have 15 state licenses. Tech Health IT Mobile health Primary CareI have been practicing telemedicine successfully for four years.

AI in medicine: Separate hype from reality

KevinMD

Here's a look at some ways AI is being used successfully in health care and some ways it is […]. Tech Health IT Mobile health Oncology/Hematology

Nudging Patients to Use EHRs: Moving Toward a Tipping Point for Consumer Health IT

Health Populi

patients were offered online access to their health records by providers or insurers, and one-half of them accessed the EHR at least once in the last year. So why don’t patients use online health records yet? Half of U.S.

Digital health and artificial intelligence provide solutions to the global crisis in surgical care

KevinMD

Tech Health IT Mobile healthIn many countries around the world, women giving birth still face substantial risks to their own lives and that of their baby.

The truth about artificial intelligence in medicine

KevinMD

For many months, artificial intelligence has been in my peripheral vision, just sitting there, ignored by me because it seemed too far in the future to be interesting now. Tech Health IT Mobile health TwitterAnd then, there were all these terms — Big Data, machine learning, data science — which circled the subject and, frankly, gave me a bit of […]. Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com. Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now. Learn more.

A new digital divide is keeping older adults from accessing digital health

KevinMD

The digital divide used to be about who had internet access and who didn't, with broad implications for every aspect of life — especially health care. But digital health innovation is growing rapidly, with projections showing a $536.6 Tech Geriatrics Health IT Mobile health

Beware the limits of telemedicine

KevinMD

This field is exploding, and I have no doubt popularity will continue to grow as large health systems and pharmacy giants dive in. It’s easy to appreciate the convenience and efficiency of. Tech Health IT Mobile health Primary Care

The Smartphone Is the Consumer’s Personal Health Platform – Implications from Deloitte’s 2018 Survey

Health Populi

Furthermore, voice technologies are “making noise,” according to Deloitte in A New Era in Mobile Continues, the 2018 Global Mobile Consumer Survey : US Edition. I’ve mined the US data of this global survey to divine insights for health/care.

Consumers’ and Physicians’ Growing Embrace of Digital Health via PwC

Health Populi

We’ve reached an inflection point on the demand side among consumers for digital health options, PwC suggests in their report on the New Health Economy coming of age. The report outlines health/care industry issues for 2019, with a strong focus on digital health.

Our 2018 Health IT Wish List

HiTech Answers

By Mobile Health Matters - The healthcare IT industry enters 2018 with a lot of potential, along with the need to overcome structures that have historically stunted progress. What is on our health IT wish list? The post Our 2018 Health IT Wish List appeared first on HITECH Answers: Meaningful Use, EHR, HIPAA News.

Look to online dating for the future of telemedicine

KevinMD

Tech Health IT Mobile health Primary CareOnline dating is all the rage these days. Statistics suggest that over a third of couples now meet online.

Harnessing Early Adopters in Health IT

HiTech Answers

By Scott Corbitt - Part of the thrill of working in health IT comes from bringing something more than just a cool widget to market. The post Harnessing Early Adopters in Health IT appeared first on HITECH Answers: HIPAA, MIPS, EHR, Cybersecurity News. Health Information Technology AirStrip Health IT Innovation Mobile Health Matters Scott Corbitt

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Building Trust and Truth in Patient Social Networks

Health Populi

” Trust and truth underpin health engagement, we learned in the first Edelman Health Engagement Barometer launched ten years ago. Social networks are useful in health care delivery, virtually all healthcare stakeholders agreed.

How a rushed California law will change the privacy and security landscape for mobile health apps

Mobi Health News

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Mobile Health and Data Safety: Convenience vs. Privacy

BHM Healthcare Solutions

Technology may be revolutionizing the healthcare industry but while mobile health applications and cloud-based management are convenient, many think they may be compromising the privacy of healthcare data. It wasn’t too far off either.

The Digital Health Consumer According to Rock Health

Health Populi

Looking for health information online is just part of being a normal, mainstream health consumer, according to the third Rock Health Digital Health Consumer Adoption Survey published this week. adults were online health information hunters.

How One Hospital System Baked Love Into Their Health App

Health Populi

On July 18, 2017, Neil Gomes, Chief Digital Officer at Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson Health in Philadelphia, tweeted this: When I saw this tweet, I was especially struck by Gomes’s phrase, “Designed & developed with heart/love by my @DICEGRP.”

A Look Back on Health IT in 2017

HiTech Answers

By Mobile Health Matters - 2017 was a roller-coaster ride for healthcare, marked by exciting innovation, damaging cyberattacks, periods of lulls and disruptive change. The post A Look Back on Health IT in 2017 appeared first on HITECH Answers: Meaningful Use, EHR, HIPAA News. Health Information Technology AirStrip Angela Pierce Aparna Bala Mobile Health Matters Nancy Pratt

The Most Important Trends For Health in Mary Meeker’s 2019 Internet Report Aren’t About Health Care

Health Populi

The health care section of Mary Meeker’s 334-page annual report, Internet Trends 2019 , comprises 24 of those pages (270 through 293). For health care, the application of FHIR standards helps mobilize data for better health, turbocharging this trend.

Why It's Time to Embrace Telemedicine

eVisit

For starters, it’s not new! What’s this new thing called Telemedicine? I t’s more than 40 years old and was developed as a way to use improvements in communication technology to bring quality medical diagnoses and care to individuals in remote parts of the world.

#Engage4Health: How Patients Are Morphing Into Healthcare Consumers, for #HIMSS18

Health Populi

This blog appears today as part of a #HIMSS18 primer series for attendees, and the industry at large, to discuss major health IT issues that will help move health and healthcare delivery forward in 2018 – and beyond.

Health IT Issues that Deserve a Second Read – January 2018

HiTech Answers

The post Health IT Issues that Deserve a Second Read – January 2018 appeared first on HITECH Answers: Meaningful Use, EHR, HIPAA News. Health Information Technology Anshu Jindal Art Gross Dr. Nick van Terheyden Jeffrey Shuren Kayla Matthews Lee Horner Matthew Fisher Mobile Health Matters Nancy Pratt Sarianne Gruber Scott Gottlieb MD Top Guest PostsThe thought leaders in our community are good about sharing their thoughts on the issues of today.

Nurse-Physician Collaboration: Harnessing the Power of Health IT to Improve Patient Outcomes

HiTech Answers

As health systems focused on ensuring doctors had access to state-of-the-art health IT to monitor their patients when they couldn’t be at the bedside. The post Nurse-Physician Collaboration: Harnessing the Power of Health IT to Improve Patient Outcomes appeared first on HITECH Answers: Meaningful Use, EHR, HIPAA News. Health Information Technology AirStrip Aparna Bala Mobile Health Matters nurse-physician collaboration

Improving Health outcomes with Telemedicine

eVisit

In recent years, healthcare providers and medical professionals have turned to increasingly advanced technologies to serve their patients and maintain an advantage in the healthcare marketplace.

Rural Health IT Workforce Program

Medicine and Technology

Want to improve health care in rural communities? Be a part of the Rural Health IT Workforce Program. government health it rural health

Streamlining Healthcare Innovation: Working Together to Improve Digital Health Regulations

HiTech Answers

The post Streamlining Healthcare Innovation: Working Together to Improve Digital Health Regulations appeared first on HITECH Answers: Meaningful Use, EHR, HIPAA News. Health Information Technology AirStrip Desiree Crawford Digital Health Health IT Innovation Mobile Health MattersBy Desiree Crawford - This is a watershed moment in healthcare.

What the Latest Pew Consumer Data Means for #HIMSS18

Health Populi

But in the past year, the percentage of people using Facebook and its corporate sister YouTube has flattened, based on the survey report, Social Media Use in 2018 from the Pew Research Center. Health Populi’s Hot Points : Health is social: isolation is a social determinant for ill health.

3 Health IT Infographics You Need To Read Today

BHM Healthcare Solutions

This week’s round up includes everything from Health IT trends to the trends of Health IT purchasing. CDW Healthcare published this informational and beautiful infograhic on the Health IT Trends for 2015 and how they impact and support patient empowerment.

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The 2019 Invasion of Disruptors in Healthcare (Part 2) — Google, Lyft, Uber, IBM

Phoenix Health Systems

In a recent survey of its 1500 members, the Healthcare Executives Group reported that these moves are making many traditional healthcare leaders nervous, noting that 32 percent of respondents anticipate that “disrupting current business models” will greatly impact healthcare in 2019. Two-thirds of 14- to 22-year-olds responding to a survey by Hopelab and Wellbeing Trust say they have used a mobile health app to track fitness, diet, sleep patterns, medications and more.

Telehealth delivers better remote care, improving outcomes

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Connecting to Patients and Each Other through Technology

Mobile Health Matters

As part of this, improving a patient’s health record – and our access to it – by using effective mobile technology is an important step to providing holistic care. Working Together to Integrate Mobile Technology.

Navigating the Sea of Innovation

HiTech Answers

With health systems concerned about balancing both needs, they now need to figure out how to leverage data to get the best value out of their investment. Health Information Technology Patient Engagement AirStrip clinical practice Health IT Innovation Mobile Health Matters Nancy Pratt patient careBy Nancy Pratt - We are currently at a crossroads in the healthcare industry.

Moving at the speed of Eugene Borukhovich, Bayer’s Global Head of Digital Health Innovation — Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

Eugene is Global Head, Digital Health Incubation and Innovation at Bayer. While there is a lot of noise in the digital health space (over 25,000 companies claim to be in digital health), evidence is key, and Bayer works hard to identify pain points in the core business, keeping in mind the hypothesis that for every company challenge or need there’s an entrepreneur trying to solve it. Health Care Law and Consulting.

Delivering Care Anywhere: Imagining it at HIMSS14

Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health

The post Delivering Care Anywhere: Imagining it at HIMSS14 appeared first on Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health. Care Delivery Health Innovation Health IT Mobility / Mobile Health Danielle Cass HIMSS HIMSS14 ICA Imagining Care Anywhere Personalized Care Wendy Lee

Omri Shor of Medisafe presents targeted medication adherence tools – Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

However, Medisafe is also building behavioral science into its service, identifying the reasons for nonadherence for each patient and implementing a plan, and delivering content, that addresses each patient’s issues and motivation effectively, based on a personalized profile.

Omri Shor of Medisafe presents targeted medication adherence tools – Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

However, Medisafe is also building behavioral science into its service, identifying the reasons for nonadherence for each patient and implementing a plan, and delivering content, that addresses each patient’s issues and motivation effectively, based on a personalized profile.

Omri Shor of Medisafe presents targeted medication adherence tools – Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

However, Medisafe is also building behavioral science into its service, identifying the reasons for nonadherence for each patient and implementing a plan, and delivering content, that addresses each patient’s issues and motivation effectively, based on a personalized profile.

Omri Shor of Medisafe presents targeted medication adherence tools – Harlow On Healthcare

Health Blawg

However, Medisafe is also building behavioral science into its service, identifying the reasons for nonadherence for each patient and implementing a plan, and delivering content, that addresses each patient’s issues and motivation effectively, based on a personalized profile.

Consumer Driven Models can Transform Care

Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health

Healthcare IT News interviewed Kaiser Permanente CIO Dick Daniels and he shared his perspective on Kaiser Permanente’s holistic model and the value of the consumer in the care equation. We believe that individuals need to have access to information and services in ways that are welcoming and convenient to them in order to manage their health effectively. The post Consumer Driven Models can Transform Care appeared first on Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health.