Post Tagged with: "Mobile health"

Joseph Kvedar, MD, Founder & Director of the Center for Connected Health

Connected Health as a Therapeutic

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August 11, 2014

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Pharmacy and pharmaceuticals:

I heard the other day that by 2017, 50% of the pharmacy spend in the U.S. will be on specialty pharmacy.

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Vinod Kholsa, Founder, Kholsa Ventures

Entrepreneurs: Vinod Khosla Answers Your Questions

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July 29, 2014

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Digital health, Entrepreneurs, Innovation/innovative companies, Salber, SV Health 2.0:

Video: Vinod Khosla, Founder of Khosla Ventures answers entrepreneurs questions for almost an hour at 7/2014 Health 2.0 Silicon Valley in Sunnyvale, Cal. Fun & informative.

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David Harlow, host of HealthBlawg

FDA continues to detail types of mHealth apps it will not regulate

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June 20, 2014

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POLICY:

Since issuing its mobile medical applications guidance, the FDA has offered a number of clarifying statements, intended to give the regulated community a clearer idea of whether and when to expect any particular mHealth application to be considered a device.

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David Harlow, host of HealthBlawg

FDASIA Health IT Report Issued; Comments Welcomed on Three-Agency Approach

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April 8, 2014

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IT:

The FDA, the FCC and ONC issued a long-awaited joint report with a proposed strategy and recommendations for a risk-based framework for regulation of Health IT.

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Calorie Intake: The Last Mile for Truly Connected Health

Calorie Intake: The Last Mile for Truly Connected Health

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March 19, 2014

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IT:

Somewhere around December or January, my weight, seemingly suddenly, jumped a couple of pounds.

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David Harlow, host of HealthBlawg

HIPAA compliance audits coming; bits of detail emerge. Get ready now!

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February 26, 2014

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POLICY:

Once those questionnaires hit the street, the full force of OCR will not be far behind. In light of the latest multimillion dollar HIPAA penalty — this one levied by the Puerto Rican government against an organization that might actually be around long enough to cough up the big bucks, as opposed to Cignet (and there’s no telling what OCR might do in addition to that) — let’s just say it behooves all covered entities and busienss associates out there that have not yet put their house in order from a HIPAA/HITECH compliance perspective to do so now.

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Health Care Business Models in Transition Open Doors for Connected Health

Health Care Business Models in Transition Open Doors for Connected Health

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February 26, 2014

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PROVIDERS:

What an amazing time to be a champion of new health care delivery models. Three megatrends are driving change at a pace that I only wished for 20 years ago.

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Mobile Apps for Chronic Cancer Patients

Mobile Apps for Chronic Cancer Patients

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February 21, 2014

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Wireless Health:

Which apps can be used by chronic cancer patients to help them with their illness and overall health?

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Countdown to HiMSS14: The Social Media Ambassadors

Countdown to HiMSS14: The Social Media Ambassadors

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February 17, 2014

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IT:

Most recently we chatted with Lucian Iancovici, MD, investment manager forQualcomm Ventures Fund, who led the investment in @PracticeFusion, co-led @FitBit and participated in both @Clear_Careand @TelCare rounds.

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Making Health Addictive: Employ Subliminal Messaging

Making Health Addictive: Employ Subliminal Messaging

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February 4, 2014

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IT:

Since strategy is not much use without a tactical component, I turn my attention in this post to tactics. My current working model includes three tactics: Employ subliminal messaging, Use unpredictable rewards and Use the sentinel effect. Today’s post focuses on the first of those three, subliminal messaging.

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