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Why Don’t Digital Health Investors Finance Tough Medical Issues?

2019-08-05T03:44:27-04:00

The Medical Futurist | August 3, 2019 Why did activity trackers flood the digital health market, while there’s barely a company dealing with menopause, arthritis, or rare diseases? How do digital health investors decide when it comes to funding a new project, and what are the specific factors to take [...]

Why Don’t Digital Health Investors Finance Tough Medical Issues?2019-08-05T03:44:27-04:00

FCC Tweaks Rural Health Care Program to Aid Telehealth Expansion

2019-08-05T12:04:04-04:00

By Eric Wicklund, mHealth Intelligence | August 2, 2019 The Federal Communications Commission is tweaking its Rural Health Care Program in a bid to improve funding opportunities for new and expanding telehealth programs. The agency this week issued a Report and Order that aims to “ensure limited program funds are [...]

FCC Tweaks Rural Health Care Program to Aid Telehealth Expansion2019-08-05T12:04:04-04:00

VA, Alphabet’s DeepMind Develop AI System to Predict Acute Kidney Disease 48 Hours in Advance

2019-08-05T03:50:04-04:00

By Heather Landi, Fierce Healthcare | August 2, 2019 One out of five patients admitted to the hospital for serious health conditions develops acute kidney injury with a more than fourfold increased likelihood of death, according to one study. DeepMind, a London-based artificial intelligence lab owned by Google parent company Alphabet, says it [...]

VA, Alphabet’s DeepMind Develop AI System to Predict Acute Kidney Disease 48 Hours in Advance2019-08-05T03:50:04-04:00

The Healthcare Chatbots Are Coming. Be Afraid. Or Not.

2019-08-05T03:33:45-04:00

By Paddy Padmanabhan, MobiHealthNews | August 2, 2019 Healthcare chatbots can address some of the most pressing challenges for healthcare providers today. However, the benefits come with some downsides. Paddy Padmanabhan is founder and CEO of Damo Consulting, a growth strategy and digital transformation advisory firm that works with healthcare [...]

The Healthcare Chatbots Are Coming. Be Afraid. Or Not.2019-08-05T03:33:45-04:00

New Bills, Research Shine the Spotlight on Telehealth for Moms

2019-08-05T03:24:53-04:00

By Eric Wicklund, mHealth Intelligence | August 2, 2019 Connected health services for new and expectant mothers are all the rage in telehealth circles these days, with several bills aimed at improving telehealth access in rural regions and a new study aiming to determine whether a popular mHealth app helps [...]

New Bills, Research Shine the Spotlight on Telehealth for Moms2019-08-05T03:24:53-04:00

Smart Wearables to Unlock the Next Level of Precision Medicine

2019-08-05T02:23:58-04:00

By Veronica Vartanova, MobiHealth News | August 2, 2019 Since their early days as wellness tools, these devices are now informing precision medicine initiatives and leading clinical studies. Veronika Vartanova is a mobility researcher at Iflexion, a software development company based in Denver, Colorado. She writes on the latest trends [...]

Smart Wearables to Unlock the Next Level of Precision Medicine2019-08-05T02:23:58-04:00