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Three patient-empowering connected health technologies

Three patient-empowering connected health technologies

According to the Global Mobile Health Market Report, the mHealth market is predicted to hit $26 billion globally by 2017. Healthcare technology is dominating the consumer market and patients around the globe are seeking new ways to become engaged in their health. The three mHealth technologies below are the key to help empower patients and [...]

August 20, 2014 | Reply More
Study: remote monitoring of implantable cardiac devices reduces mortality rate by 50%

Study: remote monitoring of implantable cardiac devices reduces mortality rate by 50%

A trial of 664 patients conducted at 36 clinics and hospitals in Europe, Australia, and Israel, found that remote monitoring of patients with implantable cardiac devices reduced the mortality rate for cardiac patients by 50 percent and improved their clinical status by almost 10 percent. All patients studied had either implantable cardioverter-defibrillators (ICDs) or cardiac [...]

August 19, 2014 | Reply More
Infographic: How U.S. households are using digital health tools and services

Infographic: How U.S. households are using digital health tools and services

Market intelligence company Parks Associates recently released an infographic detailing the ways in which heads of U.S. broadband households are utilizing digital health tools and services. 60% of surveyed households own a type of personal health and wellness device, such as digital weight scales, glucometers, or fitness wearables, and 25% use health apps. See the [...]

August 18, 2014 | Reply More