More than eight in 10 (82 percent) hospitals surveyed by Spyglass Consulting Group expressed grave concerns about their ability to support and protect mobile devices, patient data, and the hospital’s technology infrastructure as a result of the growing threat of...
Los Angeles-based Cedars-Sinai Medical Center has partnered with digital health startup Well on a secure text messaging platform that will enable front office staff to more effectively communicate with patients.
The Indianapolis-based Regenstrief Center for Biomedical Informatics is piloting the use of FHIR to merge data from individual electronic medical records (EMRs) with those stored in the Indiana Network for Patient Care (INPC).
Walgreens has partnered with HealthPrize Technologies to offer a digital patient engagement and medication adherence platform for patients filling certain brand-name prescriptions on the Walgreens website.
While digital health technology has been advocated as a tool to improve healthcare quality and cost, a study by Boston-based Partners Healthcare finds low use rates of digital health tools among seniors.
Get Real Health, creator of the patient engagement platform InstantPHR, has partnered with ADVault Inc., developer of MyDirectives, an app that lets consumers place critical emergency health information on their iPhone.
Last week’s announcement that Karen DeSalvo, M.D., National Coordinator for Health IT, would leave her position at ONC didn’t come as a surprise to many. But what does the agency’s future have in store?
The global connected health and wellness devices market is forecasted to reach $612 billion by 2024, in part driven by increasing incidences of chronic diseases that require continuous health monitoring, according to a Grand View Research report.
Healthcare quality leaders say improving workflow efficiency should be a top priority to help healthcare organizations strengthen the quality of their technology implementation, according to a survey by the American Society for Quality (ASQ).
HealthTap, a Palo Alto, Calif.-based virtual care services provider, has expanded its platform to facilitate multi-participant virtual consultations with medical translation and interpretation services.
Engaging in a mobile health (mHealth) intervention program can help Individuals with schizophrenia-spectrum disorders during high-risk periods after hospital discharge, according to new research in the Journal of Medical Internet Research Mental Health.