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The European Commission funds the launch of the EU mHealth Hub

The European mHealth Hub is funded by the European Commission under the Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme, under the action “Establishing EU mHealth Hub including evidence for the integration of mHealth in the healthcare systems” (Grant Agreement No 737427) … Continue reading

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mHealth Insight NOT @ GSMA Mobile World Congress 2020

The GSMA is currently lobbying the Spanish Government to have Mobile World Congress cancelled (so that it can claim back insurance). UPDATE: The 2020 Mobile World Congress has been cancelled. I had no plans to travel to Mobile World Congress as … Continue reading

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What is the clinical value of mHealth for patients?

An interesting paper asking “What is the clinical value of mHealth for patients?” has been published in Nature by Simon P. Rowland (Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London), J. Edward Fitzgerald (KPMG International), Thomas Holme (Department of trauma … Continue reading

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mHealth Events to attend in 2020

In 2019 there were just 22 mHealth events held around the world (in the USA, Israel, UK, Spain, Dublin, France and India). You can click here to view the events that were held in 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 and 2010. … Continue reading

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Amazon launch Amazon Care service offering Mobile Video Consults with Primary Care Physicians & Nurses

It’s of course a great validation of the value of the 3G Doctor service that we launched in 2006 that Amazon have put a similar service at the heart of their new Amazon Care service for employees in the Seattle … Continue reading

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Review of Mobile Devices and Health by Ida Sim in the NEJM

Mobile Devices and Health was published yesterday in the New England Journal of Medicine. Authored by Ida Sim, M.D., Ph.D who is a Primary Care Physician, Professor at UCSF & coFounder at Open mHealth (follow her on Twitter @IdaSim). It’s exactly the type … Continue reading

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European Parliament approves #Article11 & #Article13

The European Parliament has approved copyright legislation including Article 11 (a “link tax,” that requires web platform to obtain a license to link to or use snippets of news articles) and Article 13 (that will require a web platform to make their … Continue reading

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