Archive for January 2011

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 […]

Remote control; Isansys Lifecare; GSMA Mobile World Congress; Developing Telemedicine; smart pills

Remote control: The patient-practitioner relationship in a digital age (Free report from the NHS Confederation) Isansys Lifecare: Newcomer to the market (UK) (Industry news) GSMA Mobile World Congress 2011 (Barcelona) (Conference news) Telehealth in service context (The importance of…) Developing Telemedicine: Benefits for rural people (Sri Lanka) (Interview with Dr Rohana Puspakumara) Content provider buys […]

BT; Intel Health Guide; Telenor; MobiSecure; Voalté; Cardiocom; WellComm; A&D;

BT’s Intel Health Guide project in Wakefield (UK) (BT raises its visibility) Telenor completes project testing medical alert system (Norway) (Conflating terminology) 89 million use social media for health, 99 million ‘e-empowered’: study (8,600 results extrapolate to 89,000,000) The Haiti earthquake and mobile technology–a look back (The good and the bad) Diversinet’s MobiSecure in $5 […]

CES 2011; Boomers’ adoption of health technology

CES 2011 telehealth highlights (Ed. Donna roundups reports from the event) Report: boomers’ adoption of health technology (Free report)

GE/Intel joint venture; Telecare saves two lives; Skype, iPod and iPhone; InMezzo; Geisinger data breach

GE/Intel telehealth joint venture unveiled, operational (Why isn’t it better organised yet?) Telecare saves two lives – twice (UK) (Good news local story) Professor James McLaughlin new chair of ECHCampus (N. Ireland) (Congratulations) Skype, iPod and iPhone (Are Cisco and Vidyo worried?) InMezzo and University of Kent develop biometric authentication services (Because passwords are not […]