Facebook launches three new disease mapping tools

Mobi Health News

The new tools will include a high-resolution population density map with demographic estimates, a movement map and network coverage map.

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FDA clears AI tool to help radiologists spot pneumothorax

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Zebra Medical Vision's tool interprets medical imaging and flags potential cases for specialist review

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Looking across international borders for digital health tools

Mobi Health News

Panelists at the Connected Health Conference in Boston spoke about the importance of digital health alliances and learning from countries sometimes ignored in the space.

Conveying empathy through digital tools requires education, support

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Panelists at Cleveland Clinic's Patient Experience: Empathy and Innovation Summit discuss the challenges and opportunities of conveying empathy through digital tools.

8 consumer-friendly digital tools to support behavioral health

Mobi Health News

From virtual therapy to mindfulness and meditation aids, there’s little shortage of digital tools catching investors’ eyes and breaking into the crowded behavioral health market.

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Patient relationship management tool Welkin rakes in $17.5M

Mobi Health News

The new funding round was led by Altos Ventures with participation from Thrive Capital, Red Swan and Asset Management.

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Communicating value, connectivity helps digital health tools succeed

Mobi Health News

Experts speaking at next week’s Connected Health Conference discuss the importance of technology adoption and how new tools can encourage stronger patient-provider relationships

Accenture develops gamified VR tool to treat phantom limb

Mobi Health News

Accenture is now deploying its VR tool worldwide after completing initial studies in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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Patients acting as consumers, demanding more ease, better tools

Mobi Health News

Patients are driving a new shift in health care, with expectations for greater access to personalised, convenient services growing.

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Livongo adds behavioral health tools for new, expecting parents

Mobi Health News

The new content is personalized for users whether they be single parents, same-sex couple or adopting couples

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Patient stories inspire new digital tools at Singapore Health Systems, Sutter Health

Mobi Health News

At the Cleveland Clinic Patient Experience Summit, representatives from the two health systems explain how listening to patients inspired care coordination tools, health finance platforms and a patient scheduler.

Why virtual visits may be an important tool for your practice

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Telemedicine has been available now for a number of years. Despite being widely accessible, it still struggles to maintain a foothold in the minds of many traditional practitioners.

Babyscripts, Penn Medicine team up on postpartum hypertension tool

Mobi Health News

The duo plan to develop a product that is able to remotely monitor hypertensive patients and get them care faster.

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Teladoc adds back health tool for members

Mobi Health News

Teladoc teamed up with Telespine to give members videos and exercise programs that target lower back health.

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Digital mental health tools won't see clinical adoption without validation, industry players say

Mobi Health News

Earlier this week panelists at the World Medical Innovation Forum talked validation gaps, advantages and the future of digital mental health tools.

NIH awards $13.4M grant to support cognitive health research via mobile tools

Mobi Health News

The grant recipient, a Penn State research lab, will also be partnering with Sage Bionetworks to develop a standardized suite of tools for similar projects in the future.

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Notable launches wearable, voice-powered transcription tool

Mobi Health News

Wearables aren’t just for tracking steps anymore, as a new tool is helping doctors transcribe right from their smartwatch. This morning, voice-powered healthcare company Notable unveiled its latest technology, a voice-powered artificial intelligence wearable for doctors.

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More than 100 digital health and care tools evaluated against key standards for NHS Apps Library

Mobi Health News

Approximately 120 apps are currently being evaluated by NHS Digital and two external assessors against key standards to be added to an NHS resource of trusted digital health and care tools for patients, citizens, healthcare professionals, and commissioners

Microsoft's adaptive video game tools will support VA rehabilitation therapies

Mobi Health News

Microsoft is providing its Xbox Adaptive Controller and other gaming hardware to 22 VA centers treating veterans with limited mobility

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3 Ways CPQ Tools Boost Sales Effectiveness

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CPQ tools offer greater insights into your customers’ needs and enable them to act quickly, which is essential for winning deals in a competitive and complex selling space. Using CPQ for a Smoother Sales Process.

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Infant, maternal mortality: How community input in tool development could save lives

Mobi Health News

Innovators are seeking new ways to address infant and maternal mortality rates, with a special focus on combating racial health disparities

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Patient advocates: We can help innovators build digital health tools

Mobi Health News

From design to validation to deployment, any novel health tech innovation comes with a number of challenges and considerations that requires a coordinated effort from every stakeholder

Concepta Diagnostics launches new tool to track ovulation

Mobi Health News

The new app and monitoring system tests women's LH hormone level in order to detect ovulation and pregnancy.

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Digital physical therapy tool improved knee patients' recovery

Mobi Health News

Two papers from Sword Health's researchers suggest the company's Digital Therapist platform is well received and more effective than standard rehabilitation

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Survey: 90% of Americans use Digital Health Tools

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Consumers continue to embrace digital health tools, with 90% of respondents in a new Rock Health survey using at least one last year, up from 80% in 2016. The tools for doing so are proliferating, with mobile operating systems and various apps offering to track the information.

UK Hospitals Use Digital Health Tools To Triage Patients

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The UK’s National Health Service is rolling out a digital health initiative at one of its leading hospitals to transform the way it triages and routes patients in its system, in an effort that leverages chatbots and telemedicine services.

Visualization Tools Help Put Data to Work

Perficient

Data analytics and visualization tools also allow for the smooth communication between practitioners and patients. Researchers with the U.S.

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Study: Digital tools helped curb sweets indulgence, but results didn't improve with gamification

Mobi Health News

A recent study published in the Journal of Behavioral Medicine found that when digital tools were paired with a technique called computerized inhibitory control trainings, participants on average lost a greater percent of their bodyweight than their peers.

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Digital tools can help patients, but prescribing the right app is no simple feat

Mobi Health News

At HXD 2019, a team from Kaiser Permanente described their efforts to build and populate a mental health app ecosystem for their clinicians

Patients' online triage tool use mirrors traditional care seeking behaviours, although reception is mixed

Mobi Health News

A retrospective analysis included data from more than 5,000 askmyGP users, and suggests that these tools are not one size fits all

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Google launches drug disposal tool, first real-world clinical use of ML for diabetes-related diseases

Mobi Health News

Google also announced that it is shutting down the Google Fit website on March 19.

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Updates to the LeanIX Enterprise Architecture Management Tool

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Of note, this conference served as an opportunity for LeanIX to formally introduce a number of our tool’s new/improved features—each one of which is briefly described in this blog post. The 2019 LeanIX US EA Connect Day is over.

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AI triage tools won't empower consumers without mastering convenient, personalized service

Mobi Health News

Chatbots, symptom checkers and other AI healthcare guidance services should take a page from Amazon and others on to engage users, experts say

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AI, workflow automation tool Olive secures $32.8M

Mobi Health News

Monday morning Olive, a healthcare software company that employs artificial intelligence to automate provider workflows, announced that it closed a $32.8 million Series D financing round led by Oak HC/FT and Ascension Ventures.

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Review of self diagnostic tools remains inconclusive

Mobi Health News

Using the internet to self-diagnose that weird rash on your arm is fairly common. But the verdict is still out on whether or not direct-to-consumer diagnostic apps are effective or safe, according to a new review published in the journal Diagnosis.

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Amazon adds to its list of HIPAA-eligible machine learning tools

Mobi Health News

Amazon Translate, Amazon Comprehend and Amazon Transcribe will now be HIPAA eligible.

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Vida Health unveils machine learning behavior tool, Sleep Health coaching program

Mobi Health News

Each new offering was designed to support consumers and members managing chronic disease, CEO Stephanie Tilenius said

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SyncThink launches rental scheme for its VR concussion tool

Mobi Health News

The Boston-based startup is launching a new scheme that lets colleges and professional sports teams rent out its VR and eye-tracking technology.

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NHS issues guidance on using instant messaging tools and more UK digital health news briefs

Mobi Health News

NHS England, NHS Digital, Public Health England and the Department of Health and Social Care have issued new guidance to help staff securely use instant messaging tools in acute clinical settings during emergency situations

Intermountain Tool Uses EHR Data to Predict Outcomes for COPD Patients

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The methodology behind the predictive tool differs from traditional risk scores, researchers say

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