Tag Archives: Digital

What Makes a Digital Health Startup a Winner? | John Sharp, Personal Connected Health Alliance

Health Tech Dec 20, 2019• BY JESSICA DAMASSA, WTF HEALTH What separates successful digital health startups from the pack? John Sharp, Director of Thought Advisory for the Personal Connected Health Alliance (a HIMSS organization) has watched digital health ‘grow up’ over the years as an industry analyst focused on health IT, consumer health, and health… Read More »

Patients intrigued by digital health services, but still value face-to-face interactions

Rising healthcare costs are at the core of the national healthcare debate. Many have pinned their hopes on new digital technologies to help reduce costs and expand access, but while patients are interested in using digital healthcare services, they still value high-quality interactions with their doctors, shows a survey conducted by the USC Schaeffer Center… Read More »

AI-Powered Voice Assistance Behind New Digital Health Company Frontive Health (Interview)

Voice assistants are quickly becoming a popular consumer tool that allows users to access libraries of skills, including games, news, and reminders. Last month, Los Angeles-based Frontive Health launched its smart personal health platform to help patients more easily adhere to their care regimens by leveraging Amazon Echo’s voice assistant. Utilizing a “less is more”… Read More »

Perspectives on Working with Healthcare Systems for Digital Start Up Companies | Part 2

Brian Van Winkle Shahid Shah By SHAHID SHAH, MSc and BRIAN VAN WINKLE, MBA In this two-part series, we examine several common misconceptions made by health tech start-up companies in working with Health Systems and offers advice on how to recognize and address each. From approaching systems with a solution-first mentality to not understanding the… Read More »

Digital health market is frothy, but it doesn't look like a bubble

Since my company, Rock Health, began researching and tracking funding into the digital health space in 2011, we’ve reported steady growth nearly every year. 2018 was no different, with a massive $ 7.9 billion in venture filling start-ups’ coffers. But the signals we’re seeing — large, late-stage rounds at high valuations and shorter periods between… Read More »

Innovators use digital tools to translate patient experiences into meaningful data

Both the clinician and the patient hold an important piece to the care puzzle, according to Kristina Sheridan, head of the enterprise strategy and transformation department at the nonprofit MITRE Corporation.  The physician has expertise in treating illness, whereas the patient is the authority on living with the condition, she explained at the Society for Participatory Medicine… Read More »

Digital money transfer service Azimo expands its European operations with new Amsterdam office

LONDON, October 24th 2018: Azimo, the leading European digital money transfer service, has announced the further expansion of its operations in Europe as part of its rapid growth. The company has opened a new office in Amsterdam, as a base to help it grow its share of the global cross-border payments market. From Europe, cross-border… Read More »

Clearblue Connected Ovulation Test System featuring Bluetooth connectivity and Advanced Ovulation Tests with digital results, 25 ovulation tests

Clearblue Connected Ovulation Test System is the only test that typically identifies four or more fertile days each cycle*. These are the days leading up to and including the day of ovulation. It does this by accurately tracking two key fertility hormones, instead of just one like other ovulation kits do. You can only conceive… Read More »

Formax8 Digital Heating Pad

Adjustable heating pad, with full body massage. The digital control allows for you to tailor different areas of the body. Versatile for use in doctors office or spas, it aids in better product penetration and effective therapies. 10 adjustable setting Lymphatic drainage and full body massage option wide and long for full body comfort Ideal… Read More »