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  • Will Healthcare Providers See Value in Telehealth Accreditation?

    October 18, 2018 - Hospitals and health systems will adopt telehealth if the technology enables them to improve care outcomes, reduce waste and improve provider workflows. But do they feel that accreditation is part of the path to success? With a vast majority of healthcare providers dabbling in connected care in one fashion or another, the time will soon come when consumers – and, more...

  • Telehealth Platforms Move From Connected Care to Connected Health

    October 16, 2018 - The value of a connected care platform lies in connecting everyone to that platform. In telehealth and telemedicine programs, this means adopting an enterprise-wide strategy. As healthcare providers and executives converge on Boston this week for several conferences, headlined by Partners Healthcare’s Connected Health Conference and Xtelligent Healthcare Media’s Value-Based...

  • SIMPRO Project to Use mHealth to Monitor Cancer Patients At Home

    October 10, 2018 - Six health systems are launching a program to collect patient-reported data through an mHealth platform to help healthcare providers improve care management and coordination for people undergoing cancer treatment. Coordinated by the National Cancer Institute and the Beau Biden Cancer Moonshot Initiative, the SIMPRO Research Center (Symptom Management IMplementation...

  • mHealth Devices Are Changing Chronic Care Management Standards

    October 9, 2018 - New research suggests that mHealth is changing the way physicians treat patients with chronic conditions – an outcome that may merit an adjustment in how healthcare providers measure standards of care. Researchers from the University of Colorado School of Medicine and Children's Hospital Colorado, working with digital therapeutics company Propeller Health, have found that...


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BWEL Study Creator Talks About Fitbits, mHealth and Virtual Care

The leader of an expansive mHealth program designed to improve care management and outcomes for women with breast cancer says the Fitbit is giving her and her researchers an opportunity to change how people think about their health. Dr....

FCC Chief Touts mHealth Advances During Connected Health Keynote

Federal officials reaffirmed the government’s interest in expanding broadband connectivity and bringing telehealth tools to bear on the opioid abuse epidemic during this week’s Connected Health Conference in Boston. Federal...

Will Healthcare Providers See Value in Telehealth Accreditation?

Hospitals and health systems will adopt telehealth if the technology enables them to improve care outcomes, reduce waste and improve provider workflows. But do they feel that accreditation is part of the path to success? With a vast...

Partners HealthCare Launches Connected Health Center of Excellence

Partners HealthCare is launching a new resource center aimed at integrating mHealth and telehealth into patient-centered healthcare. The Boston-based health system unveiled the Partners HealthCare Pivot Labs during the opening day of its...

Remote Monitoring Gains Favor as an mHealth Platform for Senior Care

Healthcare providers and payers are increasingly turning to remote patient monitoring programs for care management of seniors at home. Just this week, Senior Whole Health, a Massachusetts-based health plan for seniors with function...

Kaiser Permanente Sees Good Results With Video-Based Telehealth

One of the nation’s largest health systems is seeing success with video-based telehealth, though only a small fraction of their patients are using the virtual care platform. Researchers at California-based Kaiser Permanente analyzed...

Telehealth Platforms Move From Connected Care to Connected Health

The value of a connected care platform lies in connecting everyone to that platform. In telehealth and telemedicine programs, this means adopting an enterprise-wide strategy. As healthcare providers and executives converge on Boston this...

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