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New Backing for Telemedicine

Funding to Fuel Exploration of Telemedicine Service Options for the Underserved The USDA has been providing grants and loans for telemedicine projects in rural areas of the country since 2009 and rec

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Directing mHealth’s Future

Establishing a Baseline for mHealth Interest, Use and Potential Adoption Healthcare professionals may be too close to the mHealth trend and too optimistic in terms of the organic adoption that is lik

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Treating Headaches with Technology

Have a Headache? There’s an App for That! In an effort to reduce unnecessary clinic and ER visits, one Virginia hospital is turning to technology to provide patients who suffer from headaches with

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Promoting Population Health With Remote Monitoring

Managing Chronic Care Through Collaboration and Remote Monitoring Staying ahead of the curve in today's rapidly evolving technology environment can be tough. Collaborations can help. Home health agen

  • December 15, 2015|
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Telemedicine as an Addition, Not a Replacement

Telemedicine Likely to Require Healthcare Organizations to Do More With More The two examples given in this article--one for radiology services and one for language interpretation--suggest that telem

  • December 11, 2015|
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Uber Drives Healthcare, Too

Uber Enters the Healthcare Arena With Door-to-Door Flu-Shot Delivery Even Uber is dipping its toes into the healthcare arena, offering a one-day opportunity for its customers to receive a $10 flu sho

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The Worth of Wearables

Healthcare From Home: A Benefit to Drive Wearable Engagement? Wearables may be all the rage, but research suggests that its relevance for the broad range of healthcare consumers may be skewed; the va

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Patient Engagement is About People

Kind Words and Smiling Faces Trump Technology At the HIMSS and Healthcare IT News Patient Engagement Summit in San Diego this year, Kyra Bobinet, CEO of engagedIN, made the point that while tools and

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Successful Innovation Stems From Collaboration

Successful innovation isn't just about generating good ideas, as this article points out. Successful innovation requires a clear tie to strategy and a culture to support critical and creative thinking

  • November 19, 2015|
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Hospitals Get Social

Social Media Should Be Part of an Overall Interoperability Strategy A comparison between the use of social media by hospitals in Ohio through surveys conducted in 2012 and 2015 shows a significant in

  • August 27, 2015|
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