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November 26, 2014
A new report from PricewaterhouseCoopers urges healthcare to sift through and find the technology that works best for them and consumers -- and gives them a five-year timeframe for making those decisions. Read More

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November 26, 2014
A hospital piloting the technology in the ER will share its experiences at the upcoming mHealth Summit. More
November 25, 2014
Developers of established health and wellness platforms targeted at consumers and payers are now looking to the provider market. More
November 24, 2014
Thirty one projects across the country are getting funding to expand telehealth services in rural and remote areas. More
November 24, 2014
The latest study by StartUp Health -- whose co-founder, Unity Stoakes, will moderate a panel session at the mHealth Summit -- shows that funding will double... More
November 24, 2014
As St. Rita's Hospital in Ohio has learned, a smartphone-based care coordination platform vastly improves care delivery -- and helps administrators with... More
November 24, 2014
Even with hundreds of employee-owned devices accessing a new EHR system, Hahnemann University Hospital took end-user work-arounds out of the equation. More
November 24, 2014
Some experts are dubbing the innovative eyeglasses a failure, but that's not the case in healthcare. More
November 24, 2014
The intelligent medical home will be the focus of a two-day seminar at mHealth Summit 2014. More
November 21, 2014
It is an exciting time to be in the healthcare industry, especially considering the impact technological advancements in digital health have had on healthcare. More
November 21, 2014
Jonathan Linkous and Gary Capistrant say the political climate in the nation's capital may be akin to a 'train wreck,' so they're pinning... More
Events & Conferences
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By Eric Wicklund The mHealth movement in Washington D.C. is beginning to heat up, with two potentially important... More

By Eric Wicklund A telehealth provider is combining analytics with its doctor database in a bid to make that online... More

By Rafael Grossmann Would you say that the Ford Model T is dead? Or did it actually represent the beginning of a... More

White Papers and Webinars
 
Payers come to the forefront in mHealth Money matters It's often been said that the only way that mHealth will succeed is if providers are reimbursed for using it. That's a rather simplistic solution, but it points to the influence that payers have on the emerging, consumer-directed healthcare landscape. So while health insurers are leading the way in deriving value from mHealth, they're also learning to redefine the technology's ROI.
In this Brave New World, the health insurance market must shift to a consumer-facing model, change its relationships with providers and be at the forefront ...More
Only 1 in 4 U.S. adults tracks their fitness with a mobile device, but new research suggests doctors and payers could push that number much ...More
A two-year-old health plan in Utah is rolling out a new platform that reimburses providers for a wide range of telehealth services.More
Targeting affluent people is one thing - helping patients susceptible to a range of diseases make necessary lifestyle changes is altogether different. And it holds ...More
It's no secret that healthcare providers are rapidly incorporating mobile applications into their practices, using them to interact with colleagues or obtain medical intelligence to ...More
A Pacific Northwest-based health plan network's adoption of the Lively activity tracking platform indicates the payer market is reaping home-based health monitoring for both seniors ...More
A recent survey by the Teleperformance Group questions whether U.S. payers are doing all they can to meet their members' mHealth needs.More
In this blog we'll examine the promise virtual assistants hold for the healthcare payer market and the consumers of their services.More
Insurance companies who aren't reaching out to members via mobile devices are missing out on considerable traffic. At least according to Google queries. More
In previous posts I have talked about the importance of some of the major stakeholders (physicians, non-physician providers, hospitals and caregivers) in mHealth adoption. For ...More
Jonathan Linkous, CEO of the American Telemedicine Association, answeres one of the most common questions heard in healthcare these days - namely, how can a ...More
Revenue cycle management companies are developing mobile apps that give providers and instant link to a patient's health plans and insurance eligibility - and enabling ...More

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