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Why Startups are Better Off in the U.S. than the U.K.

Why Startups are Better Off in the U.S. than the U.K.

This article succinctly describes the comparative disadvantages for healthcare startups in digital and connected health operating under the U.K.’s National Health Service compared with the more extensive opportunities inn the U.S.  In short, “To sell to the NHS, a vendor must first become an approved supplier by getting on one of the lists the government [...]

August 17, 2015 | Reply More
Highlights from the 10th Annual Convergence Summit 2015

Highlights from the 10th Annual Convergence Summit 2015

“Innovators from across disciplines congregated to discuss the latest in health innovations. Participants included computer programmers, doctors, healthcare administrators, start-up companies, investors, and thought leaders. Themes ranged from patient engagement in their own healthcare to mobile devices to software to find the lowest cost prescription medications nearest you.  This event is organized by the Wireless Life [...]

July 17, 2015 | Reply More
TripleTree Blog: “Connected Health is the Rx for Healthcare Innovation”

TripleTree Blog: “Connected Health is the Rx for Healthcare Innovation”

By Scott Donahue and Spencer Evenson “TripleTree has been evangelizing Connected Health’s impact in the broader healthcare landscape for years.  We continue to use our sponsorship of the WLSA and our iAwards program to not only recognize Connected Health’s brightest innovators, but also keep a close eye on developing trends and technologies.” Read the full blog here!

July 15, 2015 | Reply More
“Rock Health: $2.1B in digital health funding so far this year”

“Rock Health: $2.1B in digital health funding so far this year”

Wow!! It looking like 2015 will be another successful year for digital and connected health investments. We will see great technologies emerge in the healthcare industry. “The year so far has seen 136 digital health investment deals over $2 million, for a total of $2.1 billion in funding according to Rock Health’s mid-year report. Rock Health [...]

July 7, 2015 | Reply More
CellTrak Adds New Vice President of Research and Development

CellTrak Adds New Vice President of Research and Development

Health Care Industry Veteran Strengths Senior Leadership Team   June 8th, 2015 Schaumburg, IL  – CellTrak Technologies, the industry leader in mobile health care and service delivery solutions, announced today that Pratik Chakraborty has joined the company as Vice President of Research and Development. An accomplished business and technology leader with an in-depth knowledge of [...]

June 8, 2015 | Reply More
Press Release: Sentrian Wins American Telemedicine Association’s Innovation Award for its Remote Patient Intelligence Platform

Press Release: Sentrian Wins American Telemedicine Association’s Innovation Award for its Remote Patient Intelligence Platform

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – Sentrian™, the Remote Patient Intelligence™ Company aspiring to eliminate all preventable hospitalization, announced today that the American Telemedicine Association (ATA) has named the Sentrian Remote Patient Intelligence platform (Sentrian RPI) the 2015 winner of the association’s President’s Award for Innovation in Remote Health Care. The ATA award is given to [...]

April 24, 2015 | Reply More
Making stronger connections for better population health

Making stronger connections for better population health

By: Terry Edwards, CEO and Founder, PerfectServe, WLSA Member   We live in a time of quick and constant communication, where you can share a photo of your meal with millions of people even faster than you can take a bite. Despite the ease of communication in our everyday lives, as an industry, we in [...]

April 8, 2015 | Reply More
Press Release: Mobile Health Care Leader CellTrak™ Announces New Release of its Mobile Apps and Care Team Portal

Press Release: Mobile Health Care Leader CellTrak™ Announces New Release of its Mobile Apps and Care Team Portal

Mobile Health Care Leader CellTrak™ Announces New Release of its Mobile Apps and Care Team Portal mHealth solution provider adds additional collaborative care capabilities   Schaumburg, IL (April 8, 2015) – CellTrak Technologies, the leading provider of mobile health solutions for home health, hospice and community care markets in the US, Canada and the UK, [...]

April 8, 2015 | Reply More
Press Release: Sharecare Announces $20 Million Investment, Brings Total Funding to $160 Million

Press Release: Sharecare Announces $20 Million Investment, Brings Total Funding to $160 Million

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sharecare, a comprehensive digital health and wellness engagement platform, today announced it has closed a $20 million investment from Wellington Management Company LLP. This latest growth round of financing will support Sharecare’s expansion plans, including the development and delivery of innovative mobile products and services to help people optimize their health. Additionally, Trinity Health, [...]

April 8, 2015 | Reply More
MobiHealthNews and BIO eBook on Pharma and Digital Health

MobiHealthNews and BIO eBook on Pharma and Digital Health

MobiHealthNews has produced a new eBook that “explores recent digital health moves by pharma and biotech companies: how pharma companies are leveraging mobile and digital health tools to engage patients and how digital health has impacted clinical trial management. “The report chronicles the myriad ways digital health companies have attempted to boost medication adherence with [...]

April 6, 2015 | Reply More