Quantcast

Latest Telehealth Stories

2014-08-24 23:00:11

Medicare and Medicaid will likely cut reimbursement rates for robot-assisted surgeries that do not demonstrate high rates of cost effectiveness, thus hampering industry revenue growth. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated a report on the Robotic Surgery Equipment Manufacturing industry in its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 25, 2014 Since the FDA approved Intuitive Surgical's da Vinci in 2000, the Robotic Surgery Equipment...

2014-08-22 08:24:11

DUBLIN, August 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- - MediaLINC unlocks the real value of Hospital TVs Today Lincor announced general availability of MediaLINC [http://lincor.com/linc-technology/medialin ] - its innovative Android-based Patient Engagement solution that delivers a range of education, entertainment and clinical content direct to standard HD TV sets. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140822/702945 ) "Lincor has already been phenomenally...

2014-08-21 23:12:12

Report from peer60 suggests compliance with state laws may be at risk in efforts to engage patients. AMERICAN FORK, Utah (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Only 20 percent of healthcare providers currently meet a key patient engagement requirement of the Affordable Care Act according to a new report. Over 200 healthcare leaders participated in the report by responding to a request from Smart Data pioneer peer60. Participants reported many solutions used to engage patients may lead providers to...

2014-08-21 23:07:49

Accountable Health Solutions, Inc. is pleased to announce a collaboration with SurePoint Wellness to develop a diabetes management solution that helps plan sponsors close gaps in provider care and critical medical tests. It is designed to provide early detection and slow down the progression and threatening complications of the disease. Rockville, Maryland (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 The new program, WellnessConnect for Diabetes℠, was developed with guidance from Lockton Companies and...

2014-08-21 08:35:12

Windows Phone and TracFone services will connect data, devices and people to drive better patient engagement and health outcomes in a HIPAA-enabled environment. REDMOND, Wash., Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Microsoft Corp. and TracFone Wireless on Thursday announced a collaboration that will bring the benefits of smartphone technology and services to underserved and high-risk populations through a new mobile health management solution offered through providers and insurers. This...

Canadarm
2014-08-21 05:39:55

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Since Robby the Robot captured our imagination in the 1956 classic film "Forbidden Planet," children (and adults) have been fascinated, a trend that doesn't seem to be slowing down. Today, in fact, the field of robotics is moving beyond the realm of fiction and toys. Today, robots are even lending a hand in the operating room, helping pediatric surgeons with intensive surgical procedures. The new robot, KidsArm, was designed by...

2014-08-19 23:12:01

Digital Health Leader Benefits from Expertise of Doctors Childers, Legere and Spencer Austin, TX (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 LeadingReach, a referral management and patient engagement platform for the entire healthcare ecosystem, today announced the formation of its Medical Advisory Board, and the first three members: doctors Kevin Spencer, M.D., Henry Legere, M.D. and Jake Childers, M.D. The LeadingReach Medical Advisory Board provides expertise and input and regularly meets with the...

2014-08-19 08:30:38

NextGen Angels Lead Round of Capital to Propel Growth of Telemedicine Leader RESTON, Va., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Avizia, Inc., a leading provider of cutting-edge telemedicine solutions, today announced that it has closed an equity financing round led by NextGen Angels along with Blu Venture Investors and Middleland Capital. The new funding will be used to continue to fuel the rapidly growing telemedicine company. With this financing round, Avizia welcomes Edward Kennedy, CEO...

2014-08-15 23:04:32

2nd.MD announces its partnership with The Flippen Group to create 1stMD and offer an unparalleled suite of video and phone based health care solutions. 2nd.MD will now offer it's revolutionary expert second opinion service alongside 1stMD, a primary care telemedicine service, resulting in access to millions, eliminating wasted health care spending, and providing seamless integration for two key services under one umbrella. Houston, TX (PRWEB) August 15, 2014 2nd.MD CEO Clinton...

2014-08-15 23:00:42

The global home healthcare software market is estimated to reach $6.4 billion by 2018, at a CAGR of 13.4% between 2013 and 2018. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/home-health-software-market-818.html (PRWEB) August 16, 2014 The “Home Healthcare Software - Product & Service Market - Application (Clinical, Non - Clinical), Usage (Laptop, Smartphone), Product (Agency, Clinical Management System, Tele-health, Hospice), Delivery (Web - Based, On - Premises, Cloud), End User...


Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.