Archive for the ‘eHealth’ Category

William and Kate; Tunstall; AT&T; Homo evolutis; Continua; Waldo Health; Verizon and Healthsense

Wills and Kate telecare shocker! (You thought we’d be a Royal Wedding-free zone? Sorry!) Tunstall CEO backs Lansley’s NHS plans (Unlike the vast majority, including health professionals) AT&T unveils suitcase-sized cell sites for emergencies (New product) Meet the Buyers 2011 (UK) (Event news) Body boundaries and the rise of Homo evolutis (Pointer to the future) […]

Telehealth satisfaction; Personal-safety GPS device; ATA Annual Awards; mHealth; Aerotel; West Wireless Health Institute

The good(ish) and the reason why (Why we keep plodding on, that is) NYY incredible telehealth satisfaction survey results (UK) (96%!) Personal-safety GPS device security risk (Leading US device hacked) ATA Annual Awards recognize telehealth leaders and innovators (US) (Conference news) Seafarers to get better mHealth (Niche market news) Electronic alert system to prevent venous […]

Facebook; Kaiser Permanente; e-Patient Dave; Veterans Administration; Vodafone/mHealth Alliance awards

Facebooking care coordination? (Can FB take over healthcare like it is doing the internet?) Kaiser goes to Washington, struts its stuff (No small players here) “Give us our damn data!” (Patient empowerment Video) Cardiovascular disease can be detected earlier during sleep (Sweden) (Research moving towards remote monitoring) VA awards $1.38 billion in six contracts for […]

NHS telehealth; Dead and undiscovered; Edison Awards; VA six contracts; Persuasive Tech Lab

Funding shortage to slow NHS roll-out of telehealth (So don’t get your hopes up) Getting smart, slowly (Australia) (Project results) EU BRAID programme – people dead and undiscovered in Portugal (Not what you expect in southern Europe) Information sharing, telehealth technologies rated top in innovation potential (International survey results) Edison Awards to American Well, MedApps, […]

Hospital records; ACOs and Medicare; Breeze@home; iRx Reminder; Healthcare kiosk; Invicta and Guinness

Hospital records: paper to electronic access in less than two years (Canada) (Institutional turnaround) More on ACOs and Medicare (US) (Important – for readers in the States) Breeze@home to monitor lung conditions (Product development) Incubating healthcare IT startups (Source of funding?) Readers’ requests (Can you help?) mHealth app developer iRx Reminder looks for foothold in […]

LivingWell@Home; Mobile Health Expo; telecare; Northern Ireland Remote Monitoring Service TF3; Tunstall

LivingWell@Home: eHealth’s pointer to the future? (First significant US study to combine telecare and telehealth) Mobile Health Expo–early birds need to hurry! (Discount ends today) Care at home with telecare v care home care without (Scotland) (Two contrasting stories from the same source) Generation gap alive and well and living in a business near you […]

SeNCit; Telecare; Video Consulting; mental health telehealth; CTIA E-Tech Awards; WLSA; Cost effective telehealth services

SeNCit set to disrupt the telecare device market? (Interesting new product – you read it here first) A random walk down Telecare Lane… (5 items in 1) Lessons from Richard Pope, Video Consulting Diabetes Consultant (What did the patient’s wife say?) US army uses 80-foot container for mental health telehealth booths (I suspect it’s not […]

Telehealth; Carefx; Scotland telecare; Connected healthcare; eHealth Craigslist; Ontario eHealth; Med-e-Tel; Virginia Telehealth Network; Moonray Healthcare; Telehealth Solutions

Despite growth, is telehealth on track? (Or is it all mush?) Carefx purchased by Harris for $155 million (Industry news) Innovation in Revolutionary (Crisis-Driven) Environments (Iron fist in a soft glove) Scotland continues to embed telecare into services and media consciousness (The ordinariness is palpable) Let’s have connected healthcare to avoid icky stuff (Cisco blog […]

Facebook; Doro; Telehealth & Remote Patient Monitoring; Telehealthcare; Single European patent; implantable heart sensor; Birmingham OwnHealth

Telecare Aware is recruiting (Volunteers, that is) Life-saving diagnosis via Facebook (A friend in deed) Doro global strategic partnerships with MyGlucoHealth and Medixine (Phone manufacturer digs into mHealth) Telehealth & Remote Patient Monitoring Conference (US) (Baltimore conference news) BMJ Clinical Review: Telehealthcare for long term conditions (New academic paper) Telecare and council cuts (UK) (Taking […]

Ocean Blue adds Skype; Telehealth video; Neelie Kroes on eHealth; Intamac; MBAN; Safety Confirmation – Alertacall

Ocean Blue adds Skype video conferencing to TV set top boxes (Low cost videoconferencing in telecare gets closer?) NHS Alliance / N Somerset telehealth video (UK) (Good vid, but where is it being used?) Neelie Kroes on eHealth (EU) (European Commission encourages telecoms companies) Intamac: New 3G-enabled connected home services (UK) (Home automation development) Monitors […]