Health technologies can help seniors manage heart disease, but more research is needed

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The AHA says future developments in health technology aimed at seniors should address this demographic’s barriers to adoption. . Digital Health, Technology

NHSX unveils new assessment criteria for digital health technologies

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The process aims to ensure tools meet NHS standards

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Can Preventive Health Technology Curb Medical Debt?

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This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The article Can Preventive Health Technology Curb Medical Debt? Illegal copying is prohibited. By Adrian Johansen, freelance writer; @AdrianJohanse18.

Featured Health IT Job: Teaching Professor in Health Technology (Open Rank)

Healthcare IT Today

Today, we’re featuring the Teaching Professor in Health Technology (Open Rank) position that was recently posted on Healthcare IT Central. Career and Jobs Healthcare IT Health IT Professors Health Technology Professor Healthcare IT Jobs Job Seekers

Dubai Health Authority works on enhancing smart health technology services

Mobi Health News

Emerging Technologies, TechnologyThe authority said that it is currently collaborating with Enpy, a Dubai-based startup that specialises in medical artificial Intelligence (AI), to improve remote patient monitoring.

The Latest Health Technology Vision and Consumer Behavior Insights From Accenture

Health Populi

The COVID-19 pandemic hastened digital transformation for both the health care industry and for individuals — as health consumers, patients, caregivers, and health citizens.

Shaping the future of health technologies

Digital Leaders HealthTech

I’m a health systems guy and these lists are about health technologies that have moved health systems forward, rather than deep or niche technologies. The best health tech powering our healthcare systems: 2010-2020. Digital health records.

Four Aging and Health Technology Blog Posts from February 2021

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Consider a few issues for starters: chronic health conditions, mobility limitations, stairs, snow/ice, driving, dangerous hills for walking, cognitive issues, and social isolation. category tags: computers, internet and social networking , healthcare , digital health

Health technology company Signify Health files for $100M IPO

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Health technology company Signify Health files for $100M IPO. hlandi. Wed, 01/20/2021 - 13:12

Best Health Technologies In 2019 That Executives Should Look Into

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This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. By Harry Conley, health writer, LuckyAssignments.com and GumEssays.com. Healthcare technology is advancing quickly and this is precisely why executives need to be aware of all new technologies that can make their healthcare organisation more efficient and more impactful. This may seem difficult – staying on top of things and implementing new technologies always is, but […].

Canadian provider WELL Health Technologies snaps up EHR-focused Intrahealth Systems

Mobi Health News

WELL Health plans on keeping Intrahealth a stand-alone business in its EMR group. . Mergers and acquisitions, Finance, Business

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Four Aging and Health Technology Blog Posts from March 2021

Aging in Place Technology Watch

You might remember AbleData – a product registry of 40,000 mobility aids and assistive technologies. A re-read shows how excited the 31 interviewees and participants were, offering their vision of the future of this technology and its potential use by older adults.

HLTH, CHIME launch new digital health technology event slated for March 2022

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HLTH, CHIME launch new digital health technology event slated for March 2022. hlandi. Thu, 04/15/2021 - 11:30

Roche's mySugr app to integrate with Novo Nordisk's smart insulin pens

Mobi Health News

Digital Health, TechnologyThe integration is aimed at boosting data collection. .

Test driving health technology for the longest space journey yet

Mobi Health News

NASA is using the International Space Station to test new technologies for the Mars mission.

Using digital health technology to manage aging populations

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Contributed: The Smart Care of the Future

Mobi Health News

Digital Health, TechnologySeniors want to age in place. How do homes need to adapt? .

PatientPoint Combines with Outcome Health to Create PatientPoint Health Technologies

Healthcare IT Today

PatientPoint® today announced that it has combined with Outcome Health to create PatientPoint Health Technologies™—a new platform company offering tech-enabled patient engagement solutions that create more effective doctor-patient interactions across the entire patient care journey.

Aging and Health Technology blog posts from January 2021

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Time for the Market Overview Technology for Aging 2021. Ten technology offerings for older adults from CES 2021. The report notes difficulty with financial and document management/editing – as well as limitations in using social networking and engagement technology.

Saving More Lives with Smart Electronic Health Technologies

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This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Bill Gates once said, “The two areas that are changing … are information technology and medical technology. Already, advances in electronic health technologies have saved many lives, with the number of heart attack fatalities reduced by over 50%, according […]. The article Saving More Lives with Smart Electronic Health Technologies appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

Five Aging and Health Technology Blog Posts from September 2020

Aging in Place Technology Watch

These include GreatCall’s new Lively Flip phone with voice services and the announcement that Amazon’s Alexa has added 80,000 answers to healthcare questions through a partnership with Digital Health company Sharecare. What happens when people avoid health-related in-person care?

Aging and Health Technology Watch 2020 Research – A Recap

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Voice, Health, and Wellbeing 2020. Although work is being explored in using the voice as a health diagnostic tool, most uses today are rudimentary and/or experimental. This report interview 21 pioneering health and research executives.

Pear Sports adds new fitness capabilities after Pilates Metrics purchase

Mobi Health News

Digital Health, TechnologyPilates Metrics' digital tool will be integrated into Pear's coaching and wellness offerings. .

Fitbit reveals next generation of wearable for kids

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Digital Health, TechnologyThe company is launching the Fitbit Ace 3 for $79.99. .

South Korean chipmaker bats US FDA approval of its non-invasive glucose monitoring device

Mobi Health News

Digital Health, TechnologyThe semiconductor player claims success with D-SaLife in a recent clinical trial involving diabetic outpatients.

Global investment in mental health technology surges above half a billion pounds

Mobi Health News

But the sector still makes up just 15% of overall investment in the digital health market.

Investors double down on health technology as funding reaches $9.1B in 2020

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Investors double down on health technology as funding reaches $9.1B in 2020. hlandi. Wed, 07/01/2020 - 14:21

Roche inks deal with Diabeloop to integrate automated insulin delivery

Mobi Health News

Digital Health, TechnologyAs part of the partnership Roche's Accu-Chek insulin pump can integrate with Diabeloop monitoring system. .

Health Technology for the Ages: Different Patient Demographics Are Embracing New Options

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Delivery of care options have evolved quickly over the last decade, as more patients have become comfortable with remote care and connected health services. And while it’s often assumed that younger generations are more eager to adapt to the changing healthcare landscape, services enabled by technology are being adopted by […]. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Mike Braham, CEO, Trapollo.

Fitbit, Stanford Medicine team up to study COVID-19 spread among college athletes

Mobi Health News

Digital Health, TechnologyThe new research collaboration will zero in on athletes across Pac-12 universities.

Cleveland Clinic researchers evaluate Smartphone ECG in post AFib ablation care

Mobi Health News

Digital Health, TechnologyThe study found that patients using AliveCor Kardia Mobile required fewer follow-up EGCs and cardiac monitoring than their peers in the control group.

Four Aging and Health Technology Blog Posts from July 2020

Aging in Place Technology Watch

As with other market segments, the hearing health market saw the opportunity to promote their teleaudiology (or tele-audiology ) services for those who already own telehealth-capable hearing aids that may need adjustment. For older adults, July was a few steps forward… And a few back.

Healthcare Consolidation: Opportunities for Digital Health Technology

The Digital Health Corner

In his testimony on healthcare market’s consolidation effects on quality, cost and access, Paul Ginsberg, Director of Public Policy at the USC Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics cites some key drivers of consolidation. The costs for EHR and other technology acquisition and maintenance are too costly for smaller hospitals, and pressures of decreased payment rates are increasing on the provider side.

Small study finds apps could boost testing for HIV among young men

Mobi Health News

Digital Health, TechnologyThe bulk of study participants would recommend the HIV-focused app. .

Novartis UK and NHS spin-out Cievert announce digital innovation partnership

Mobi Health News

Digital Health, TechnologyThe initiative will support the NHS in its recovery as it navigates the COVID-19 pandemic.

Apple-backed Stanford study suggests iPhone, Apple Watch could remotely monitor heart patients' frailty

Mobi Health News

Digital Health, TechnologyPublished yesterday in PLoS ONE, the data suggests an alternative to the six-minute walk test often conducted in clinics to measure functional capacity.

Eli Lilly, Welldoc collaborate on new version of BlueStar platform

Mobi Health News

Digital Health, TechnologyThe pair will work on integrating Welldoc's software into Lilly's not yet released insulin pen. .

Voice assistants predict driving accident risk in seniors

Mobi Health News

Digital Health, TechnologyA JMIR study conducted in Japan links speech data indicators to driving-accident risks in older adults.

Five Aging and Health Technology Blog Posts from June 2020

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Here is where we were on technology adoption at the start of the pandemic, and the wave of telehealth interest heated up. And a plethora of companies raised their hands to offer their engagement technology for free. Will technology become standard in senior living and nursing homes?

Apple, University of Michigan share first results from Apple Hearing Study

Mobi Health News

Digital Health, TechnologyOne in four participants has a noise exposure over WHO's daily limit and many have undiagnosed hearing loss.