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“It’s 2018, and We Still Have No Idea If Mobile Healthcare Apps Work”

It’s 2018, and We Still Have No Idea If Mobile Healthcare Apps Work by Milos Mudric (16 Oct 2018). mHealth Insights “What was the promise of reduced admissions and improved health outcomes in patients? This goal has not been achieved and is … Continue reading

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The future of healthcare: our vision for digital, data and technology in health and care

The UK’s Department of Health & Social Care has issued a fascinating Policy Paper on The future of healthcare: our vision for digital, data and technology in health and care. mHealth Insights “All around us, a new generation of technology is … Continue reading

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Join us at “Transforming Community Pharmacies in to High Street Clinics”

Transforming Community Pharmacies into High Street Clinics is a conference organised by NELLPC and will be held from 9-5pm on Thursday the 15th November 2018 at The Arnold Hills, London Stadium, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London E20 2ST. The conference … Continue reading

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Is Fraud the biggest driver of telemedicine revenues?

Seven companies and four men have been charged with involvement in a $1 billion telemedicine fraud scheme involving allegedly filed false claims for payment and misleading doctors and patients in order to defraud private health benefit programs. I think people … Continue reading

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CNBC: AliveCor CEO on Kardia vs. Apple Watch

A masterclass in leadership here by Alivecor CEO Vic Gundotra in conversation with CNBC. On competition from the world’s most affluent and profitable corporation: “we were kind of like a lone voice in the wilderness, like a restaurant in a … Continue reading

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Study from the USA finds that Mental Health Patients trust Apple & Google more than their Doctors

“Study: Majority of mental health patients would consider giving clinicians access to phone behaviors, locations” MobiHealthNews (Patient Willingness to Consent to Mobile Phone Data Collection for Mental Health Apps: Structured Questionnaire). mHealth Insight For more than a decade we’ve been vainly … Continue reading

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American Medical Association: 3 reasons why you need to completely redesign your EHR

“3 reasons your Snapchat habit won’t help you master the EHR” by Brendan Murphy, Staff Writer at the AMA Wire. “Whether you call them millennials or digital natives, there’s no denying that a generation of Americans, one that grew up along … Continue reading

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What’s the ‘best’ example of ‘Digital Quackery’ you’ve seen?

Digital quackery is a thing. It’s the big thing right now. The hype on health apps. Here’s an overview of systematic reviews of trials on their impact. You’ll be astonished to hear there are very few trials, and gazillions of … Continue reading

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CNBC: Why TeleMedicine is a Bust

A fascinating article on “Why telemedicine has been such a bust so far” by Christina Farr. mHealth Insights The first thing that should be obvious about why TeleMedicine is a bust can be seen at a glance. The newest mass … Continue reading

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Apple FaceTime can now support group calls

At the Apple World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) today Apple announced that the latest iOS12 software update for the iPhone, iPad and Mac (expected to be live later this year) will support FaceTime group video calls with the ability to coordinate video calls … Continue reading

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