NC Senators Highlight Role That Digital Health Can Play in Reducing Health Inequities On a sweltering June 15th afternoon, the Digital Health Institute for Transformation (DHIT) team were joined by health transformers from across the digital health ecosystem at Raleigh Founded, a networking hub fostering an inclusive community of entrepreneurs, to snack, drink craft beer, and engage in stimulating conversations surrounding the burgeoning health inequities that plague the NC health system and the United States at large. The evening was sponsored by Duke University's Master of Management in Clinical Informatics (MMCi) program and discussions were driven by Senator Sydney Batch, a triple tarheel and Wake County representative who has worked as a family law attorney, child welfare advocate, and social worker for over a decade, and Senator Paul Lowe, a revered 20+ year clergyman representing Forsyth County who has served as the chairman of the North Carolina Legislative Black Caucus (NCLBC), adjunct professor at Shaw University Divinity School, and as a leader of the General Baptist Convention of North Carolina.
ConsenSys Health and DHIT Announce Alliance to Create Health Utility Grids (HUGs) to Transform Community HealthDHIT2021-12-09T09:26:24-05:00
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | December 9, 2021 | New York, NY Today, ConsenSys Health, a company creating decentralized patient-centric healthcare networks, and the Digital Health Institute for Transformation (DHIT), a non-profit education and research foundation focused on digital health adoption, announced a strategic partnership to create the world’s first Health Utility [...]
We’re going a step further by measuring the tension between economic recovery and disease transmission. Everyone else is only measuring economic recovery. There’s a difference between how much people are buying online and how much they’re out in public, potentially putting themselves or others at risk. Tommy Bohrmann [...]
– NC non-profit helps counties make data-driven decisions for reopening – [Chapel Hill, NC, February 11, 2021] North Carolina public officials face unprecedented challenges from the COVID-19 pandemic. A new predictive analytics tool has been built to support their decisions. Balancing the health and economic recovery of our [...]
By Selina McKee | June 30, 2020 | pharmatimes.com Pfizer has linked with Nordic group SidekickHealth to launch a digital therapeutics platform designed to empower patients to take more control of their own health and boost wellbeing across Europe. According to the groups, scientific expertise and digital technologies have been combined to give patients a [...]
By Andrea Downey | June 30, 2020 | digitalhealth.net The latest Digital Health Unplugged is now live, this time looking at the government’s decision to abandon it’s contact-tracing app in favour of Apple and Google’s technology. Join senior reporter Andrea Downey, editor Hannah Crouch, and editor-in-chief Jon Hoeksma as they look at the reasons behind [...]