Patient Engagement

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Nine in Ten Clinicians to Use Mobile Technology at Bedside by 2022
News | Mobile Devices | January 31, 2018

January 31, 2018 – Zebra Technologies Corp. announced the results of its...

Videos | Wearable Sensors | January 29, 2018

Take a video tour of some of the medical devices designed to improve patient care, improve patient engagement and...

Heart Rhythm Society Partners With WebMD Education to Increase Atrial Fibrillation Awareness
News | Atrial Fibrillation | January 02, 2018

January 2, 2018 — The Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), in partnership with WebMD Education, announced in December the...

Philips Expands Population Health Management Business With Acquisition of VitalHealth
News | Population Health | December 28, 2017

December 28, 2017 — Philips recently announced that it acquired VitalHealth, a provider of cloud-based...

Philips Announces Findings of Patient Experience in Imaging Research
News | Cardiac Imaging | October 24, 2017

October 24, 2017 — Philips recently announced the key findings of its research focused on the...

Smartphone Apps Help Patients and Providers Manage Atrial Fibrillation
News | Patient Engagement | October 19, 2017

October 19, 2017 — Novel smartphone and tablet applications for atrial fibrillation patients and healthcare...

AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation Awards 2017 Connections for Cardiovascular Health Grants
News | Patient Engagement | September 28, 2017

September 28, 2017 — The AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation’s Connections for Cardiovascular Health (CCH) program is...

Text Messaging Could Help Tackle High Blood Pressure in At-Risk Patients

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News | Hypertension | September 06, 2017

September 6, 2017 — A new National Institutes of Health-funded...

online lifestyle intervention, systolic blood pressure, hypertension, ACC.17, clinical study
News | Hypertension | March 27, 2017

March 27, 2017 — Participants in web-based lifestyle counseling reduced their systolic blood pressure by 10 mmHg,...

ECRI Institute, top 10 patient safety concerns, 2017 report, information technology, healthcare
News | Information Technology | March 24, 2017

March 24, 2017 — Safe implementation of...

CAMC, Charleston Area Medical Center, congestive heart failure readmissions, SmarTigr patient engagement system, TeleHealth Services
News | Patient Engagement | February 09, 2017

February 9, 2017 — Charleston Area Medical Center (CAMC) has documented reduced readmissions for...

Frost & Sullivan, 18 technologies, growth opportunities, global healthcare, information technology, 2025
News | Information Technology | January 16, 2017

January 16, 2017 — Frost & Sullivan has released a new report, “Vision 2025 – Future of Healthcare,” part of the...

Xcertia, new alliance, guidelines, mobile health applications
News | Mobile Devices | January 12, 2017

January 12, 2017 — Four organizations have announced they are forming a new, multi-stakeholder collaboration,...

smartphone apps, cardiovascular health, Stanford University study, patient self-reporting, population health
News | Population Health | January 04, 2017

January 4, 2017 — In a study...

smartphone application, heart attack detection, University of Turku Finland
News | Remote Monitoring | October 28, 2016

October 28, 2016 — A smartphone...

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