Mayur Sadawana

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How Likely Is Your Industry to Be Disrupted? This 2×2 Matrix Will Tell You

The topic of industry disruption — “a process whereby a smaller company with fewer resources is able to successfully challenge established incumbent businesses” — is rife with misconceptions. One of the biggest is that it is a mysterious, random, and unpredictable event. Another is that it happens …

Innovation

A hospital without patients

The cutting edge of health care is tucked off a St. Louis highway exit. And it's eerily quiet.<p>CHESTERFIELD, Mo.― Located off a superhighway exit in suburban St. Louis, nestled among locust, elm and sweetgum trees, the Mercy Virtual Care Center has a lot in common with other hospitals. It has nurses …

North Carolina

How Digital Health Care Can Help Prevent Chronic Diseases Like Diabetes

Diabetes is one of the most pervasive and expensive chronic diseases: It affects an estimated 30.3 million people in the United States and costs a staggering $245 billion per year to treat. In addition there are 84.1 million adults in the United States with high blood sugar levels in danger of …

Digital Health

Google's grand plan for health, from fitness apps right up to defeating death

Verily, DeepMind, and Calico are all part of Google's long game for the future for the company.<p><i>Video: Apple takes on healthcare from patient to</i> …

Digital Health

Inside the Downfall of Doppler Labs

On October 23, Doppler Labs founder Noah Kraft got a Facebook notification. One of those "On This Day" pop-ups, resurfacing a post from exactly two …

Enterprise Tech

Berlin’s Ada Health raises $47 million for global expansion of its AI-driven medical app

Ada Health, whose telemedicine app mixes artificial intelligence and human doctors, has seen a surge of users that has investors swooning and ready to bet big on the Berlin-based startup.<p>Today, Ada Health announced that it has raised $47 million in venture capital in a funding round led by Access …

The Most Overlooked Movies of the Year

With a ridiculously crowded marketplace, and in a year when the silly ‘Jurassic World’ made over $1.6 billion worldwide, many cinematic gems failed …

Asghar Farhadi

50% of Users Unsatisfied with Mobile Health Applications

July 27, 2015 - Do healthcare providers offer sufficient mobile health applications to connect with their patients? According to a global survey from …

Global mHealth Services Market to Reach $23B by 2020

The global mHealth services market is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 23.9% between 2014 and 2020, to reach an estimated value of US$23.39 billion by …

mHealth

EHealth Sees Once-Thriving Business Decline Due To Health Law Exchanges

The Affordable Care Act was expected to be a boon for eHealth Inc., the nation’s largest online health insurance broker. After all, the law required …

The Headlines You Might Have Missed

Here are some of the top stories in healthcare, telemedicine, and mobile health that our sister site mHealthWatch has been monitoring this past</b> …

The Mobile Patient: How mHealth Tools are Paving the Way for Better Care Management

In the new healthcare, one which emphasizes comprehensive, team-based and accessible care, provider organizations will need to make concerted efforts …

Health cut to cause hardship for sufferers of genetic disorder

"I think most people don't realise that there is protein in just about everything that you eat," Ms Hopkins said.<p>"The nice thing about the grant is …

Health Care

The Curious Case of Digital Health

What’s holding digital health back, when its future appears so bright? In this first of two articles, Lorena Macnaughtan starts from the very …

Crowdsourcing

How Chief Digital Officers Transform Businesses

Healthcare is undergoing a major transformation and IMS Health, a multi-billion supplier of health care and prescription data along with related services, is responding by putting Chief Digital Officer Richie Etwaru at the helm of a digital transformation effort that involves connecting health care …

Innovation

Healthcare IT Services: The Paradigm Shifts and Cloud Computing

The relationship between the medical field and IT is dynamic. Exploring shifting changes highlights the evolving policy reforms in healthcare and …

Telemedicine is medicine’s sexiest new field, but why aren't we ready for it?

337 Shares<p>Imagine a surgeon removing a gallbladder miles away from where he or she actually is. Imagine when you are ill, a physician has the ability …

Digital Health

How APIs and Mashups Could Replace Patient Portals

The Health IT ecosystem is being driven toward an incentive-driven model through the implementation of Meaningful Use as the government standard for …

Pakistan’s ‘Burka Avenger’ swoops into India to empower girls

The Emmy-nominated “Burka Avenger” series started in Pakistan in 2013 and has since launched in Afghanistan.<p>A female cartoon superhero who dons a …