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“Effective Use of Mobile Technology from CellTrak® Improves End-of-Life Care for Patients at Grace Hospice”

“Effective Use of Mobile Technology from CellTrak® Improves End-of-Life Care for Patients at Grace Hospice”

The use of CellTrak technology has significantly improved the level of care given to Grace Hospice patients. The consumer centric program they have implemented aims to look beyond just the medicine to focus on the person as a whole. ”Grace Hospice strives to provide levels care that exceeds industry standards in every category. In most cases, [...]

April 29, 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
In Quest for $10M Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE, Scandu and Zensor Join Forces to Form Team

In Quest for $10M Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE, Scandu and Zensor Join Forces to Form Team

It has been announced that medtech company Scandu Inc., and Zensor, have come together to create Team Scandu/Intelesens in hopes of receiving $10 Million Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE. This competition sponsored by Qualcomm is a 3.5 year global contest in which teams develop a consumer-focused mobile device. CEO of Scandu, Walter de Brouwer explains, “The challenge [...]

April 15, 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
Alcohol Awareness Month: Stay Informed with Digital Health

Alcohol Awareness Month: Stay Informed with Digital Health

By Devon Tolliver, Manager, Marketing and Member Communications The relationship between humans and alcohol is a complicated one. From prohibition to MTV’s spring break, American society has reached extremes on the alcohol-related spectrum.  This has led to countless studies and an entire month dedicated to the awareness of issues concerning alcohol. Though moderate alcohol use [...]

April 1, 2015 | Reply More
Pear Therapeutics Raises Money For Cutting Edge Drug-Software Combo Product

Pear Therapeutics Raises Money For Cutting Edge Drug-Software Combo Product

Boston and San Francisco based company Pear Therapeutics, is raising money for drug-software combo product they have developed called “eFormulations”. This product combines medication for a specific condition with a digital therapy program. “Depending on the patient’s condition, the software component of the offering could include games, tracking tools, and other engagement features” as well as [...]

March 26, 2015 | Reply More
Majority of Patients Want Easy Data Sharing Between Physicians

Majority of Patients Want Easy Data Sharing Between Physicians

75% of patients want easy data sharing between their physicians according to a survey conducted by ORC International and published by The Society of Participatory Medicine. This would enable much more efficient and thorough care while assuring that mistakes based on lack of information aren’t made. Daniel Z. Sands, cofounder of the Society of Participatory Medicine [...]

March 25, 2015 | Reply More