Archive for December 2010

eHealth; Online learning; mHealth; Telehealth saves life; buddi TV advert

Nearly one in five UK citizens ‘to survive beyond 100’ (Pointer to the future) EC and US sign ehealth deal (On Electronic Health Records) Study of user-led online learning for mental health professionals (Participants wanted) MHealth: Mobile technology brings healthcare home (BBC report) Telehealth saves a life in Northern Ireland’s water crisis (Topical good news […]

Telecare tender; Arrhythmia remote monitoring; London Telecare; Telehealth; Fife Telecare; iPLATO and T-Mobile; Robert Bosch Healthcare

Telecare service tender (Ireland) (Business opportunity) Arrhythmia remote monitoring device FDA approval (Product news) London Telecare Group opens to all comers (UK) (For services and suppliers) Personal Health Device Standards Update (From the IEEE 11073 Personal Health Devices WG) Med-e-Tel 2011 abstract submission extended (Prizes available too) Telehealth: from the general to the specific (3 […]

TriageBots; Disposable diagnostics; Diabetes management; Smartphone health apps; Medical jewelry; Romeo robot; Chorleywood

‘TriageBots‘ for EDs (A&E) (Coming to a hospital near you…but when?) Mobile phone disposable diagnostics (Diagnose anywhere with immunoassay technology) Consumer engagement in diabetes management–not easy (Ah yes, healthcare would be easy if not for the patients) More on the RAND home health study (We want more demos! We want more demos!) Smartphone health apps […]

Britain and telemedicine; Medical Tourism; Cloud computing; PERS; WellDoc DiabetesManager

Britain lags behind in the telemedicine revolution (Telemed/telehealth in the public spotlight) Save as PDF for iPad (Update to Telecare Aware In Review service) Telehealth in Medical Tourism (A more interesting read than it sounds) Snowed-in response centres (UK) (Invicta well prepared this time) Cloud computing gives Taiwanese telehealth an advantage (Video in English) After […]

Telecare and dementia; Telehealthcare; telehealth services; Digital Health Summit; Philips vs Intel/GE in home health

Are you finding it hard to keep up with it all?(TA In Review LAUNCHED TODAY!) Telecare and dementia: Reader’s request(Can you help with a decision tree?) TSA Crystal Award winner announced (UK)(And it is…) Telehealthcare – the terminology debate(With video) Telecare Soapbox: Evaluation of telehealth services:How good is ‘good enough’?(David Barrett, University of Hull) New […]

mHealth; Bosch Healthcare; IBM, American Well; Mobisante’s portable ultrasound; OptumHealth/American Well

11 items posted since Tuesday’s alert: Study on health data breaches: $6 billion/year(Our own WikiLeaks?) Tablet wars: EHRs and practice management(Staking out the next frontier) Why mHealth should matter to pharma companies(Another expensive research report) Bosch Healthcare in US: a change at the top(Derek Newell, ex-Health Buddy, to pursue other opportunities) EHRs a ‘key connection’ […]