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

Mobi Health News

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

EU adopts harmonised regulation on health technology assessment

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The new rules aim to improve access to innovative technologies

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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.

Hearing Health Technology Making A Difference

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Many people with hearing loss benefit from wearing hearing aids and using other technology. The article Hearing Health Technology Making A Difference appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial hearing loss hearing technologyIllegal copying is prohibited. Permanent hearing loss can’t be cured but it can be treated with the right tools and aids.

Babyscripts raises $12M for its digital maternal health technology

Mobi Health News

Babyscripts plans to use the funding to expand throughout the U.S. and develop care models targeted to payers

5 Ways Health Technology Is Impacting Mental Health

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Behavioral and mental health challenges are serious issues around the world. In fact, according to recent research conducted by the World Health Organization (WHO), almost one billion people live with some type of mental affliction […]. The article 5 Ways Health Technology Is Impacting Mental Health appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com.

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). The goal was to help HRS develop recommendations for physicians and industry on providing patients access to information generated by wearable and implantable cardiac electronic devices. The organizers invited me to provide the viewpoint of an educated patient. I can’t […]. Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com.

Can Preventive Health Technology Curb Medical Debt?

Electronic Health Reporter

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.

NHSX unveils new assessment criteria for digital health technologies

Mobi Health News

The process aims to ensure tools meet NHS standards

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.

Maitri Health Technologies to Acquire Bloom Health for $20 Million

Healthcare IT Today

Maitri Health Technologies Corp. (“Maitri” or the “Company“) (CSE: MTEC) (FRA: D84) announces that it has signed a definitive agreement, dated as of June 29, 2021, to acquire Texas-based Round Hill Health Partners, LLC dba Bloom Health Partners (“Bloom Health“).

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.

Best Health Technologies In 2019 That Executives Should Look Into

Electronic Health Reporter

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 […].

7 Key Trends to Watch from Aging and Health Technology Watch

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Trends accelerated by the pandemic continue to emerge, and the population aged 50+ will continue to purchase and use technology, accounting for an estimated 51% of technology spending by 2030. Sensor technology shrinks and changes form for health care.

GlobalMed Celebrates 20 Years Offering Virtual Health Technologies

GlobalMed

February 15, 2022 – For 20 years, GlobalMed has been an international leader of virtual health with its technology platform of software and integrated telehealth stations and medical devices. Best Practices for Launching a Virtual Health Program. Virtual Health Leader Joel E.

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.

WELL Health Technologies to acquire EHR maker Aware MD for $4.5M

Mobi Health News

The company says this new acquisition will help bolster its EHR work in the cardiology space.

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Saving More Lives with Smart Electronic Health Technologies

Electronic Health Reporter

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.

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

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?

Health technology company Signify Health files for $100M IPO

FierceHealthIT

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

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.

Lessons from COVID-19: How virtual health technology can improve senior care

Vidyo

While technology can never replace the immeasurable benefits of direct human care, it can supplement interactions that might otherwise not happen at all. The post Lessons from COVID-19: How virtual health technology can improve senior care appeared first on Vidyo Blog.

Using digital health technology to manage aging populations

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Primary topic: Population Health Disable Auto Tagging: Short Headline: Using digital health technology to manage aging populations Featured Decision Content: Region Tag: Europe/UK

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

FierceHealthIT

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

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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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.

Five pivotal posts from Aging and Health Technology Watch March 2022

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Trends accelerated by the pandemic continue to emerge, and the population aged 50+ will continue to purchase and use technology, accounting for an estimated 51% of technology spending by 2030. Isn’t March a l-o-n-g month? So many weeks, so many blog posts to, uh, post.

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. .