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BIGGEST Threat To Telehealth Mobile Apps - Adherence

Dec 30, 2016 By Nina Bausek - PN Medical IN PN Medical, IN apps, IN telehealth

Guest post from PN Medical


Nina Bausek 


In contrast to patient questionnaires, in which physical activity seems to be overestimated, advances in smartphone sensors offer the opportunity to measure activity directly by always-on, low power motion chips. MyHeartCounts is an app-based cardiovascular health studyadministered entirely via smartphone, incorporating...

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Telehealth Becomes Just Plain Health

Nov 03, 2016 By Bill Rogers IN telehealth, IN Healthcare, IN connected health

Back in late September, at the Health IT Summit held in New York, Healthcare Informatics sponsored a panel discussion entitled “Telehealth: New Platform for Population Health.” The panel, which was chaired by Healthcare Informatics Editor-in-Chief Mark Hagland focused on how telehealth is becoming an increasingly important element across the healthcare continuum.  Panel participants were:

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Orbita Platform Announcement at Partners Connected Healthcare Symposium

Oct 20, 2016 By Nate Treloar IN Healthcare, IN IoT, IN home care, IN telehealth, IN platforms, IN connected health

Today we are very pleased to announce the availability of the Orbita Digital Experience Platform for connected home healthcare applications. While the platform has been in pilot use with customers for many months, we took the opportunity to announce the latest version in conjunction with our participation at the Partners Connected Healthcare Symposium in Boston this week.

Our mission at Orbita...

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Telehealth On The Rise

Sep 21, 2016 By Bill Rogers IN telehealth, IN connected health

In case you’ve been wondering, the evidence is in. Telehealth is truly taking off.

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PN Medical and Orbita - Digital Therapy to Help You Breathe

Aug 16, 2016 By Nate Treloar IN Healthcare, IN IoT, IN home care, IN telehealth

Today we are very pleased to announce our partnership with PN Medical, an industry-leader in pulmonary and speech therapy technology. PN Medical is using Orbita digital home healthcare platform to power applications for their digitally connected respiratory muscle training (RMT) device – Breather+™.

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What’s Influencing Telemental Health

Jul 06, 2016 By Bill Rogers IN telemental, IN telehealth, IN platforms, IN IoT, IN Trends, IN Health

Underneath the general category of telehealth or telemedicine, there’s an increasing focus on telemental health, a subspeciality of telemedicine. What is telemental health? According to the Telemental Health Guide, it’s the provision of mental health services using live, interactive videoconferencing.” The guide also notes that, “all mental health procedures that are delivered ‘face to face’...

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