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Can you hear me now? Medtronic partners with ClickMedix to diagnose and treat ear infections in India

Deafness and hearing loss are two of the most commonly diagnosed health issues faced by patients in the developing world. While about half of all cases of hearing loss [...]

A Vision for the Future of Healthcare

Co-Authored with Grameen Research, Inc. To really bend the health cost curve downward, we must engage patients directly and shift from the current model of  late diagnosis and treatment [...]

US Short of 91,500 Doctors by 2020

By 2020 our nation will face a serious shortage of both primary care and specialist physicians to care for an aging and growing population. According to the AAMC’s Center [...]

5 Ways to Get Paid for Telemedicine in the US

ATA CEO, Jon Linkous: Paying for Telemedicine in the United States Of the $2.8 trillion that constitutes healthcare market in the U.S., there are five primary sources that support [...]

US Health Reform Infographic

See full-size and details from Independent Health.

Case Study in Telehealth Adoption

Partners HealthCare: Connecting Heart Failure Patients to Providers Through Remote Monitoring Andrew Broderick ABSTRACT: Partners HealthCare’s programs in home telehealth have been driven by its Center for Connected Health, [...]

Healthcare – A Click Away

Imagine a world where health care reaches billions in need through mobile technology. Carnegie Mellon University alumna Ting Shih is working hard to make it happen. Shih (CS'01, CMU'04) is [...]

Calling all women entrepreneurs! Cartier Women’s Initiative Awards is an experience of a lifetime!

  Everything about Cartier Women's Initiative Awards exceeded my expectations! - Ting Shih It started with a straightforward application form prompting for an executive summary of a business plan. [...]

Can Telemedicine Innovations Used In Developing Countries Help Save US Healthcare?

Four years ago, I began developing and piloting a system based on the simple concept of using mobile smartphones to facilitate telemedicine in developing countries. What started for me [...]

Uganda patients willing to pay for mobile phone-powered teledermatology

By J. Hibler, D.O. Introduction Teaching village pharmacist to use mobile telehealth application Access to dermatologic care in rural Uganda remains a major healthcare problem.  The need [...]

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