Stewart Wilkey

9 Flips | 1 Magazine | @StewartWilkey | Keep up with Stewart Wilkey on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Stewart Wilkey”

5 Health Tech Innovations That Will Improve the Lives of Millions

Recently, I had the chance to attend the F50 Season 5 Summit in San Francisco, a private co-investment network that connects startups with a global community of professional and strategic investors. The event brought together members of the F50 Investor Network and 100 innovative startups that were …

The 2015 Innovation By Design Awards Winners: Health

The healthcare playing field just got smarter, courtesy of these innovations ranging from trauma-care facility design to clever gadgets.<p>Healthcare was once ruled by doctors and an opaque subject for patients. Now, information is making the industry more transparent for everyone involved. The …

4 Technologies Innovating Mental Health In 2016

Mental health innovation is long overdue. With telemedicine technologies booming in the health care sector, mental health technology has been lagging behind. The unique nature of mental health services can make it difficult to develop technology that successfully intervenes in human behavior and …

How the Apple Watch Helps Cancer Patients in Treatment

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) CEO Tim Cook said it—the “Apple Watch is already changing lives and making days better for its users.”<p>And—it’s happening for breast cancer patients in Camden, New Jersey.<p>“For me it’s been like a companion because I felt all alone. I get inspiration from it,” says Linda …

Cancer

Health Care Is Going Digital -- Who Is Making Sure It's Put to Work for Underserved Children?

<i>Co-authored by Laurie Lipper, Founder and Co-President of The Children's Partnership</i><p>Health information technology is transforming the US health care system and has the potential to disproportionately improve the lives of millions of children who lack access to much-needed services. But, this will …

Top 10 Reasons Doctors Fear Digital Health

This picture depicts the evolving model of connected healthcare delivery. The idea is that patients will transmit actively and passively collected …

Digital health tools likely to decrease visits to the doctor

In the not-too-distant future, it is quite likely that most interactions between patients and the health care system will happen online, according to researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, who partnered with The Commonwealth Fund to review recent trends in digital …

Digital Health

Speeding Up the Digitization of American Health Care

Andrew Nguyen/HBR Staff<p>No more of those infuriating forms to fill out at doctors’ offices: the information is all in the computer. Doctors and hospitals don’t repeat tests you’ve had someplace else: they’re all in the computer. All your caretakers know exactly what medicines you’re on and what …

Scientists develop digital 'magic wand' to improve health-care, cybersecurity

Scientists have developed a digital 'magic wand' that uses radio strength as a communication channel to improve home health-care and prevent hackers …