Category: Health

HIMSSCast: Health IT investing and the M&A landscape

HIMSSCast: Health IT investing and the M&A landscape

Investing in healthcare information technology companies is never an easy call. It’s made more complex when the market is sliding…

US senators seek ban on sale of health location data

US senators seek ban on sale of health location data

A group of senators wants to make it illegal for data brokers to sell sensitive location and health information of…

iOS 16 adds Find My, Health, and Clock to the list of deletable apps

iOS 16 adds Find My, Health, and Clock to the list of deletable apps

The first beta of iOS 16 was made available to developers earlier this week, and we now know more about…

Shields Health Care hack may have exposed data for 2 million people

Shields Health Care hack may have exposed data for 2 million people

Shields Health Care Group, a Massachusetts-based company involved with imaging and health management services, has announced a major hack that…

Health Ministry launches TT Moves project

Health Ministry launches TT Moves project

News Sean Douglas Monday 23 May 2022 Minister of HealthTerrence Deyalsingh, centre, takes part in a “funrobics” session as Farmer…

This Mental Health Awareness Month, take care of your cybersecurity staff

This Mental Health Awareness Month, take care of your cybersecurity staff

We are excited to bring Transform 2022 back in-person July 19 and virtually July 20 – 28. Join AI and…

US gun violence is a health crisis with evidence-based solutions, experts plea

US gun violence is a health crisis with evidence-based solutions, experts plea

preventable — Doctors and researchers say the science is clear, and it’s long past time to act. Beth Mole –…

Egyptian health startup Esaal raises $1.7 million in seed funding

Egyptian health startup Esaal raises $1.7 million in seed funding

The use of technology or the internet to connect patients to doctors  goes as far back as 1994 (PDF) in…

WA Health: No breaches of unencrypted COVID data means well managed and secure system

WA Health: No breaches of unencrypted COVID data means well managed and secure system

Perth city Image: Getty Images The Auditor-General of Western Australia has once again given state authorities a whack for security…

Apple Health Instacart-Like Service Was Briefly On The Table

Apple Health Instacart-Like Service Was Briefly On The Table

Sean Gallup/Getty Images Apple has started to transition its core business from making hardware and software to providing services. Of…

Teen Mental Health Is Plummeting, and Social Media Is a Major Contributing Cause [pdf]

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Mental Health Apps Like BetterHelp Are a Privacy Nightmare, Mozilla Says

Mental Health Apps Like BetterHelp Are a Privacy Nightmare, Mozilla Says

BetterHelp allows users to connect with a therapist online, but the app has a less than stellar track record.Image: BetterHelp…

Mental health apps have terrible privacy protections, report finds

Mental health apps have terrible privacy protections, report finds

As a category, mental health apps have worse privacy protections for users than most other types of apps, according to…

Health dashboards are breakthrough stars of the pandemic and here to stay

Health dashboards are breakthrough stars of the pandemic and here to stay

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain An editorial authored by Regenstrief Institute and Indiana University Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health…

‘Digital health’ investments surged by 79 per cent in 2021, says Hampleton Partners’ Healthtech Report

‘Digital health’ investments surged by 79 per cent in 2021, says Hampleton Partners’ Healthtech Report

Mental health and wellness; medical imaging and AI-based diagnostic software; and clinical trials technology proved most attractive to investors London,…

World Health Organization holds first meeting for food safety community

World Health Organization holds first meeting for food safety community

The first event for a group of food safety professionals created by the World Health Organization (WHO) focused on the…

UCL and AWS team up for health tech-focused startup accelerator

UCL and AWS team up for health tech-focused startup accelerator

AWS is lending its cloud expertise to UCL’s startup accelerator programme, which is geared towards helping health and education organisations…

38,000 health workers dispatched to Shanghai as COVID outbreak worsens

38,000 health workers dispatched to Shanghai as COVID outbreak worsens

Lockdown — Reports of crowded quarantine centers and parents being separated from children. Beth Mole – Apr 4, 2022 9:…

Novant Health spins off new biz division to drive innovation

Novant Health spins off new biz division to drive innovation

North Carolina-based Novant Health, with its 15 hospitals and 700-plus outpatient facilities across the Southeast, announced the launch this week…

How to get the most out of Apple Health on iPhone and Apple Watch

How to get the most out of Apple Health on iPhone and Apple Watch

Apple’s Health app features a lot of information and can be overwhelming to the average user. It integrates with other…

Publicis Health Media president’s script for clients: Never say ‘no,’ rather ‘yes, but…’

Publicis Health Media president’s script for clients: Never say ‘no,’ rather ‘yes, but…’

With more than $21 billion spent on healthcare advertising in 2021, it’s little surprise that the agency holding companies have…

Babylon Health expands hybrid cloud infrastructure setup to include Google

Babylon Health expands hybrid cloud infrastructure setup to include Google

Digital healthcare provider Babylon has opened up about the work it is doing with the Google Cloud team, as it…

Public health implications of opening National Football League stadiums during the COVID-19 pandemic

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UniDoc’s health clinic “cubes” are now being tested in Ontario pharmacies

UniDoc’s health clinic “cubes” are now being tested in Ontario pharmacies

UniDoc Health is now testing its virtual care technology in three pharmacies in Ontario, as part of a deal with…

‘Invisible’ health technology companies in Australia call for procurement reform and sustainable government investment in industry-first survey

‘Invisible’ health technology companies in Australia call for procurement reform and sustainable government investment in industry-first survey

Following two years of a pandemic in which technology has underpinned Australia’s COVID-19 response, digital health companies have claimed the…

Florida health official put on 2-month leave after urging staff to get vaccine

Florida health official put on 2-month leave after urging staff to get vaccine

Florida — “I have a hard time understanding how we can be in public health and not practice it,” the…

Health and Wisdom CEO: Magnesium Deficiency Prevents Body from Operating Optimally

Health and Wisdom CEO: Magnesium Deficiency Prevents Body from Operating Optimally

Health and Wisdom Will Promote Benefits of Magnesium Bath Crystals, Gels, and Oils at ECRM Event in March Science Daily reports…

Kingston Health Sciences Centre unveils new breast imaging centre

Kingston Health Sciences Centre unveils new breast imaging centre

Kingston Health Sciences Centre has opened a brand-new breast imaging centre in the city’s east end. Hospital officials say the…

China’s Health Commission Adds Rapid Antigen Testing for COVID-19

China’s Health Commission Adds Rapid Antigen Testing for COVID-19

A staff member takes a swab sample from a resident for nucleic acid test at a testing site (Source: Xinhua)…

Meta adds iPhone Health app integration for Oculus Quest 2 workouts ahead of Apple headset reveal

Meta adds iPhone Health app integration for Oculus Quest 2 workouts ahead of Apple headset reveal

Meta has been working for over a year to integrate its Oculus VR workouts with Apple Health. Now, it’s finally…

How Helium Health assembled a star founding team

How Helium Health assembled a star founding team

Finding co-founders and hiring employees in the early days of a startup is integral to its survival and growth. Nigerian…

How to Get Mental Health Support—on Social Media

How to Get Mental Health Support—on Social Media

I have emetophobia, an extreme fear of vomit. I kept this secret from almost everyone. When I tried to explain…

Intiva Health Tackles Healthcare Interoperability with Medical Credentialing Software

Intiva Health Tackles Healthcare Interoperability with Medical Credentialing Software

Interoperability in healthcare remains a widespread complication affecting multiple industry sectors, despite multiple advances in digital health technology. At its…

Message from the Ministers of Health, and Mental Health and Addictions Marking International Day of Women and Girls in Science 2022

Statement Today, on International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we recognize and celebrate the important work of women…

Wizard of Oz: Health insurer coaxes clients into 35% more exercise with Apple Watch incentive

Wizard of Oz: Health insurer coaxes clients into 35% more exercise with Apple Watch incentive

It’s now official: when you can’t get people to get into shape for their own good, bribery will probably work….

How Henry Ford Health System’s 100% virtual behavioral care program works

How Henry Ford Health System’s 100% virtual behavioral care program works

Michigan’s Henry Ford Health System offers a 100% virtual care program for behavioral health integration that is delivered to patients…

Where pop health IT is headed in 2022 and beyond

Where pop health IT is headed in 2022 and beyond

Population health management has been gaining a lot of traction in recent years, as health systems work to prevent disease…

This Pakistani health super app’s deck got it pre-series A funding

This Pakistani health super app’s deck got it pre-series A funding

Find My Doctor is a Pakistan-based medical super app that offers doctor visits, video consultations, lab tests, and medicine delivery…Read…

Health Sites Let Ads Track Visitors Without Telling Them

Health Sites Let Ads Track Visitors Without Telling Them

All too often, digital ads wind up improperly targeting the most vulnerable people online, including  abuse victims and kids. Add…

Pandemic pits health care industry against the media

Pandemic pits health care industry against the media

Health care professionals and scientists no longer feel that they can rely on media and tech companies to effectively combat…

Watson Health Sale Signals More Pragmatic AI for Healthcare

Watson Health Sale Signals More Pragmatic AI for Healthcare

At one time IBM Watson Health was featured in articles that claimed it might cure cancer. But the splashy coverage…

Behavioral health and telemedicine: What’s in store for 2022

Behavioral health and telemedicine: What’s in store for 2022

The United States is in the middle of a mental and behavioral healthcare crisis. There simply are not enough clinicians…

Sudbury’s Health Science North hospital has seven separate COVID-19 outbreaks

Sudbury’s Health Science North hospital has seven separate COVID-19 outbreaks

People with pre-arranged appointments at HSN are being told to stay home if they have a fever, a cough or…

Sequence Health Reduces the Stress of the Nursing Shortage with Technology-Based Solutions

Sequence Health Reduces the Stress of the Nursing Shortage with Technology-Based Solutions

Sequence Health aims to help healthcare practices and hospitals embrace different models of care that reduce their reliance on nurse-staffing…

New era of health science for Africa as NantSA launches vaccine-manufacturing campus

New era of health science for Africa as NantSA launches vaccine-manufacturing campus

Africa hopes to become self-reliant on vaccines after the launch of a state-of-the-art manufacturing campus on Wednesday, a first for…

Verana Health, which unlocks insights from aggregated medical data, raises $150M

Verana Health, which unlocks insights from aggregated medical data, raises $150M

January 14, 2022 6: 11 AM A physician standing in front of a huge information screen. Image Credit: Nadezhda Fedrunova…

Doctors fear health care collapse amid omicron surge

Doctors fear health care collapse amid omicron surge

Crisis–. Lots of healthcare facilities throughout the nation remain in crisis as cases rise and staffing is at vital lows….

S for IT visits Hong Kong Health Code mobile support stations (with photos)

S for IT visits Hong Kong Health Code mobile support stations (with photos)

S for IT checks out Hong Kong Health Code mobile assistance stations (with pictures) The Secretary for Development and Innovation,…

Coffee’s health benefits aren’t as straightforward as they seem—here’s why

Coffee’s health benefits aren’t as straightforward as they seem—here’s why

coffee is life–. Coffee is extremely chemically complicated; its various parts impact us in various methods. Charlotte Mills and Ashley…

Wireless Health Market 2021 Future Technology, Business Strategies, Growth Drivers, Top Key Players Analysis to 2027

Wireless Health Market 2021 Future Technology, Business Strategies, Growth Drivers, Top Key Players Analysis to 2027

London, UK– ( SBWIRE)– 12/10/2021– Wireless Health Market 2021 Worldwide Wireless Health Market is expected to grow with a development…

Irish Health Service ransomware attack happened after one staffer opened malware-ridden email

Irish Health Service ransomware attack happened after one staffer opened malware-ridden email

Ireland’s Health Service Executive (HSE) was practically paralysed by ransomware after a single user opened a harmful file connected to…

Stripped of power, Missouri health depts abandon COVID health measures

Stripped of power, Missouri health depts abandon COVID health measures

yikes–. Health authorities battle to comprehend a court ruling the state AG declines to appeal. Beth Mole – Dec 10,…

How To Use WhatsApp CSC Health Services Helpdesk

How To Use WhatsApp CSC Health Services Helpdesk

| Released: Saturday, December 4, 2021, 10: 16[IST] WhatsApp, the Meta-owned immediate messaging app is dedicated to guaranteeing that the…

The top 10 health and medicine breakthroughs of 2021

The top 10 health and medicine breakthroughs of 2021

Never ever in current history has actually the world been so fascinated by the most ordinary phases of the clinical…

Levels Health review: optimize your fitness with a $400 glucose tracker

Levels Health review: optimize your fitness with a $400 glucose tracker

The essential to the Levels Health system is a gadget that continuously keeps track of glucose levels in your blood…

Nestle Health Science Partners With Healint To Initiate A Fully Virtual Study On Ketogenic Treatment For Migraines

SINGAPORE, Nov. 20, 2021/ PRNewswire/– Nestlé Health Science (NHSc) has actually started a research study checking out the efficiency of…

6 Health Benefits of Adding CBN Oil to Your Coffee

6 Health Benefits of Adding CBN Oil to Your Coffee

Img source: pixabay.com We all understand that CBD is a quite hot subject nowadays. Modern innovation uses the possibility to…

Africa Health Holdings to expand its tech-enabled medical services with $18m funding

Africa Health Holdings to expand its tech-enabled medical services with $18m funding

This week, Africa Health Holdings, a health care start-up that runs 40 medical centers throughout 3 nations in Africa, stated…

Digital health care is here: Are you ready?

Sponsored November 11, 2021 Thank you for joining us on “The cloud center: From cloud mayhem to cloud clearness.” We…

Health management app Boohee raises $15 million in Series D2

Health management app Boohee raises $15 million in Series D2

Posted in News Feed Chinese health management app Boohee has actually protected a RMB 100 million ($15 million) Series D2…