Virtual behavioral care platform Forefront Telecare closes Series A round, hires new CEO

Mobi Health News

The funding, an undisclosed sum, will be used for growing the company's telepsychiatry network and developing HIPAA-compliant telehealth platforms.

With new investors, Forefront Telecare caps off its $15M Series A

Mobi Health News

First announced in January, the behavioral telehealth provider's fundraise is set to expand its provider network as well as its market presence

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All of Us launching in May

Morning eHealth

athenahealth, Epic set to work on prior approvals — Another push for expanding telecare

The Digital Difference: how the transition to digital will revolutionise health and social care

Digital Leaders HealthTech

Community alarms/warden call systems, as they were known, have a long history in the UK, but even as new innovations such as telecare were introduced, the primary function of systems remained reacting to emergencies.

Five new technologies for older adults  October 2019

Aging in Place Technology Watch

Navigil, a specialist in white label telecare and personal safety solutions, has unveiled the Navigil Suite that consists of Navigil 580 wellbeing wristwatch and Navigil Service. Announcements of new offerings are arriving – will they/can they be used?

Portugal showcases national telehealth plan with patients at the center

Healthcare IT News - Telehealth

Portugal is making big leaps in telehealth development with the newly introduced National Strategic Telehealth Plan (PENTS), the first document in the National Health System in Portugal and one of the first of its kind in the world.

Is Alexa About to Become a Doctor’s Assistant?

Lloyd Price

Telecare/telemedicine on mobile devices will be used to keep patients healthy in their homes instead of requiring in-person visits, time-consuming commutes and expensive parking.

5 Trends from the American Telemedicine Association Conference 2019

Enzyme Health

Our own Griffin Mulcahey had the privilege of speaking on a panel discussing the Impact of Telecare on the Health Care Workforce alongside colleagues from SOC Telemed , InTouch Health , AmWell , and IHS Markit. Didn’t make it to the ATA conference this year?

Should NHS Doctors charge for patient appointments?

Lloyd Price

Faced with an ageing population and increased demand from diabetic and asthmatic patients, many GPs fear the current NHS system is unsustainable.

Why telemedicine and remote patient monitoring demand will skyrocket in 2019

Redox

A quick search will provide you with hundreds of wonderfully SEO optimized articles outlining the differences between telehealth, telemedicine, telecare, remote patient monitoring…. If you were to ask someone on the street what they consider the most impactful digital health innovation over the last five years, there’s a good chance their response would be, “telemedicine”.

CNBC: Why TeleMedicine is a Bust

mHealth Insight

There is no doubt that mHealth has enabled us to evolve from TeleMedicine/Telecare. A fascinating article on “Why telemedicine has been such a bust so far” by Christina Farr. mHealth Insights.

My Favorite Myths About Telemedicine

LinkousThink

Telemedicine, telehealth, eHealth, mHealth and telecare are all different. Last year I asked the ATA staff to come up with a list of the top myths about telemedicine. With years of fielding questions from the public, from ATA members and the press I figure they were in a good position to come up with some of the leading examples. Yes, I admit that these are pet peeves of mine as well, so this is partly a cathartic exercise and a good way to start the new year.

150 top places to work in healthcare

Henry Kotula

[link]. Becker’s Healthcare is pleased to release the “150 Top Places to Work in Healthcare | 2018” list, which highlights hospitals, health systems and healthcare companies that promote diversity within the workforce, employee engagement and professional growth.