Digital Health Trends

AHA Report: 3 Shifts Providers Must Make to Embrace Digital Health

2019-09-17T06:17:21-04:00

By Andrea Park, Becker's Hospital Review | September 13, 2019 Digital tools have the potential to make healthcare more preventive, personalized and participatory, as long as providers can evolve toward a more consumer-centric model as well. Here, according to a new report from the American Hospital Association's Center for Health [...]

AHA Report: 3 Shifts Providers Must Make to Embrace Digital Health2019-09-17T06:17:21-04:00

Patient Use of Digital Health Tools Lags Behind Hype, Poll Finds

2019-09-17T06:30:16-04:00

By Rebecca Pifer, Healthcare DIVE | September 12, 2019 Dive Brief: A Kaiser Family Foundation survey published this week provides more evidence that health tech disruption may be more hype than reality. Though 70% of Americans surveyed use the internet to research symptoms or learn more about medical conditions and [...]

Patient Use of Digital Health Tools Lags Behind Hype, Poll Finds2019-09-17T06:30:16-04:00

Faster, Slower: How the West Coast and East Coast Look at Digital Health

2019-09-17T06:33:44-04:00

By Laura Lovett, MobiHealth News | September 10, 2019 Panelists at MassBio's Digital Health Impact event yesterday talk the pros and cons of the West Coast's tech culture and the East Coast's clinical tradition. Startups can have a difficult time striking a balance between the fast pace of tech culture and [...]

Faster, Slower: How the West Coast and East Coast Look at Digital Health2019-09-17T06:33:44-04:00

New Model for Dementia Care Training Combines Telemedicine, VR

2019-08-31T17:05:44-04:00

By Eric Wicklund, mHealth Intelligence | August 29, 2019 Eleven senior living organizations across the country will be taking part in a telemedicine program aimed at using VR technology to improve care management for dementia patients. The program, called Best Life Impact, is being launched by the Green House Project [...]

New Model for Dementia Care Training Combines Telemedicine, VR2019-08-31T17:05:44-04:00

Where Does Diabetes Technology Stand In 2019?

2019-08-31T17:09:44-04:00

The Medical Futurist | August 27, 2019 Diabetes management went through a radical transformation in the last years due to technology: the diabetes patient community found a strong voice online, continuous glucose monitors are taking the place of finger pricks, digital patches and insulin pumps make the dosage of insulin [...]

Where Does Diabetes Technology Stand In 2019?2019-08-31T17:09:44-04:00

Why ‘One App to Rule Them All’ Is Not the Future of Digital Health

2019-08-31T15:23:15-04:00

By Chris Hogg, TechCrunch | August 27, 2019 "One app to rule them all” is a compelling idea if you’re a healthcare giant. In this imagined model, patients flock to one comprehensive user experience for all their healthcare needs, from insurance and scheduling to lab results and disease management. And [...]

Why ‘One App to Rule Them All’ Is Not the Future of Digital Health2019-08-31T15:23:15-04:00