Ritesh Patel

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How to overcome digital documentation challenges in health care

<i>February 24, 2018</i> Source: healthcarebusinesstech 109<p>The <b>mobile health</b> industry is exploding, and it’s not just because more Americans than ever own</b> …

Digital Health

eHealth First – the Reshaping of International Healthcare Systems with Blockchain, AI and NLP

Generally, when one thinks of blockchain the first thing that comes to mind is cryptocurrency. And this has hitherto been the best executed and most …


How Amazon, JPMorgan, Berkshire could transform American health care

A new powerhouse collaboration between Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan is looking to bring affordable health care to their U.S.-based employees. Nathan Rousseau Smith (@FantasticMrNate) has the story. Buzz60

Health Care

Are Hospitals Becoming Obsolete?

Hospitals are disappearing. While they may never completely go away, they will continue to shrink in number and importance. That is inevitable and good.<p>The reputation of hospitals has had its ups and downs. Benjamin Rush, a surgeon general of the Continental Army, called the hospitals of his day …

Digital Health

Bridging the Digital Gap

When science and technology meets social and economic systems, something marvelous happens known as “punctuated Equilibrium”, according to the late …

Customer Experience

Philips to launch new version of HealthSuite with AI and analytics at HIMSS18

The company will also debut connected care and digital health tools to advance patient monitoring across the care continuum.

Artificial Intelligence

What changes can an Amazon-backed healthcare company make? (Includes interview and first-hand account)

Swedish healthcare startup KRY has begun disrupting healthcare along the lines envisaged by Amazon, albeit on a smaller scale. Founded in 2015, KRY …

Citizen Journalism
Digital Health

Industry Spotlight: how digitizing healthcare is revolutionizing insurance

As individuals, we have access to reams of personalized data directly via our personal devices. This also means that a broader range of companies has …

Digital Health

Even for Bezos, Fixing Health Care Will Be Hard

Every year, health care consumes a larger share of the U.S. economy. Decades of grand efforts to control costs mostly haven’t worked: Health care now …

Health Care

Digital Health Transformation: The Training Blindspot

<b>06 February 2018</b> (0 Comments)<br>Posted by: Matthew Grek<p><i>By Joan Cornet Prat.</i><p><b>Innovation in healthcare is a long story</b><br>Healthcare has been in the last 50 …

Digital Health

Apple’s Move to Share Health Care Records Is a Game-Changer

In late January, Apple previewed an iOS feature that would allow consumers to access their electronic health records on their phones. Skeptics said …

Health Care

Medici Continues Innovation with New Feature Launch at HIMSS18

Medici is excited to publicly showcase its latest feature at the HIMSS18 Health IT Conference in Las Vegas. Colleague Chat is a game-changing …

Las Vegas
Digital Health

In-Depth: How digital sensors could change the face of pharma

Correction: An earlier version of this article was unclear about differences between Abilify MyCite and the Proteus Digital Medicine Platform.

Digital Health

In-Depth: The rise of the digital clinical trial

With billions of dollars and countless hours of human effort spent each year validating new drugs, devices, and medical interventions, it’s little …

Digital Health

Alphabet's Sidewalk Labs launches new startup focused on urban health

Google’s Sidewalk, a subsidiary of Alphabet, is diving into community health after launching Cityblock, a startup focused on reinventing urban …

Digital Health

UK Approves Wearable mHealth Device for Chronic Pain Management

January 04, 2018 - UK residents will soon be able to use a prescribed – and reimbursed - mHealth wearable to manage chronic pain.<p>The National Health …

Universe mHealth Launches Healthcare's First Client-branded Advanced Mobile App Platform

DALLAS, Feb. 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Universe mHealth LLC has launched the first client-branded advanced mobile app platform for healthcare organizations—the Universe mHealth App Platform. The platform offers medium and large healthcare organizations a single iOS and Android mobile app to support …

Digital Health
Australian Universities

Global Mobile Health App Market 2017 In-Depth Analysis By Types, Applications (Neurology, Diabetes, Cardiovascular, Respiratory) Opportunities By 2022 - Reuters


Electrode sensor transfers biometrics via cloud

A new elastic electrode sensor paired with a wireless communication module can noninvasively monitor a patient’s biometric data and send it to a …

Medical Technology

There's a clear playbook for how Amazon could upend the healthcare business — along with an obvious victim

It's still remains to be seen if Amazon will get into the prescription drug business, though there have been a lot of hints. That hasn't stopped people from speculating what kind of impact they could have on the space, or even mapping out what their potential entry could look like.<p>"We believe that …


There Are Now 1 Million Medical Professionals Using Doximity

Doximity cofounders Jeff Tangney (left), Nate Gross (center), and Shari Buck (right).<p>In less than 7 years, physician social networking platform …

Medical Technology

Could a smartphone app soon identify dangerous food bacteria?

There’s nothing worse than getting sick from food poisoning. And adding insult to literal intestinal injury? It’s often unclear whether E. coli or …

Environmental Health

Online ratings for doctors are flawed but “not going anywhere”

Clinician–researchers in Europe and the United States who study online patient reviews of doctors have been closely watching a German lawsuit against …


Apple aims to get an iPad in the hands of every hospital patient

Apple has made great strides in health in the last few years, and if it gets its way, there will be an iPad in the hands of every hospital patient.<p>It’s already started with a smattering of hospitals around the U.S., including Jacobs Medical Center at UC San Diego, MetroSouth Medical Center in …

UC San Diego

Why Does a Healthcare Consulting Firm Need to Create a Mobile Application?

Every person one way or another at some point is forced to take care of his or her health. We are humans, after all, and we need doctors, healthcare …