Children’s Hospital Launches Telemedicine Program for Pediatric Obesity

April 22, 2015   |  Rajiv Leventhal
The University of Michigan’s C.S. Mott Children's Hospital has announced that it will launch a telemedicine program aimed to tackle pediatric obesity.

Ed McCallister’s Vision for UPMC: “The Patient Has To Be At the Center”

April 21, 2015   |  Mark Hagland
Ed McCallister, who in October became CIO of the vast UPMC Health System, shares his thoughts on putting patients at the center of all innovation in healthcare—and what that means for today’s CIOs

Survey: Telemedicine an Increasing Priority for Healthcare Orgs

April 20, 2015   |  Rajiv Leventhal
The telehealth industry is maturing, evolving rapidly from specialty to mainstream status, according to a recent report from REACH health, an Alpharetta, Ga.-based technology company specializing in telemedicine solutions.

Waving Goodbye to the Windy City: Five HIMSS15 Takeaways

April 16, 2015   |  Rajiv Leventhal
HIMSS never disappoints when it comes to "buzz," as you would expect when 43,000+ health IT minds gather in one place. While it's always difficult to narrow it down to just a few things, here are my five big takeaways from HIMSS15 in Chicago.

Partners Healthcare, Samsung Come Together for New Mobile Health Offerings

April 15, 2015   |  Kayt Sukel
Partners HealthCare announced a new partnership with Samsung Electronics at HIMSS15 to develop new personalized digital and mobile solutions for health and wellness.

HIMSS15 Survey: Mobile Tech Helps With Cost Savings, Patient Care

April 14, 2015   |  Rajiv Leventhal
More than 90 percent of survey respondents are utilizing mobile devices within their organizations to engage patients in their healthcare, according to new research revealed at the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) conference in...

ReelDx Rolls Out Asynchronous Video Telemedicine with Platform

April 14, 2015   |  Kayt Sukel
ReelDx's APIs now available to developers to integrate HIPAA-compliant video creation, storage, and sharing with any healthcare application.

Cerner Demonstrates New Apple Watch App at HIMSS

April 13, 2015   |  Kayt Sukel
Cerner demonstrates its new iOS 8 HealtheLife app, a new tool to help patients to manage their health from Apple Watch, at HIMSS 15.

Cerner, Qualcomm Partner to Advance Remote Home Health Monitoring

April 13, 2015   |  Kayt Sukel
Cerner and Qualcomm are coming together to advance remote home health monitoring for chronically ill patients.

Live from the CHIME CIO Spring Forum: Healthcare Futurist Sees Personal Digital Technology Transforming Healthcare

April 12, 2015   |  Mark Hagland
Physician-scientist Daniel Kraft, M.D. shared with CHIME Spring Forum attendees his view of an exceptionally connected healthcare future

Research: Population Health Struggles Tied to Lack of Communication

April 7, 2015   |  Rajiv Leventhal
A lack of communication in the healthcare system is hampering successful population health management, according to a recent survey from Harris Poll and the Knoxville, Tenn.-based PerfectServe.

Arkansas Legislators Reject Telemedicine Bill

March 25, 2015   |  Rajiv Leventhal
The Arkansas House of Representatives has rejected a bill that would have allowed telemedicine companies to offer video-based care to state residents.
of 21Next