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Quality Healthcare Through eHealth Platform

By | April 21st, 2017|Categories: Global, Innovation, mHealth Resources|Tags: , , |

ClickMedix’s eHealth platform enables doctors across the world to serve more patients at lower costs, while empowering local health workers to learn from medical experts abroad. Published by Sustainia, April 21 2017 ClickMedix is a [...]

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Pathways to Scale: A guide for early-stage global health innovators on business models and partnership approaches to scale-up

By | December 22nd, 2016|Categories: Featured, Field Stories, Front page article, Global, India, Medtronic, mHealth Resources, Resources|

RATIONALE FOR THE PATHWAY CHOSEN (pg 16) • While Medtronic had many of the capabilities needed to develop and scale up Shruti iHear, it needed external partners locally to develop a ground level innovation: Once [...]

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Interviews With Business Call To Action’s ‘Breakthrough SMES’ ClickMedix

By | September 22nd, 2016|Categories: Featured, Front page article, Global, Innovation, Medtronic, Press, Resources|

The company: ClickMedix The inclusive business initiative: providing affordable and quality health services to under-served populations by connecting patients to doctors through mobile technologies and community-based health providers to achieve continuous healthcare delivery to patients. Social [...]

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When Women Social Entrepreneurs Collaborate: Big Problems Get Solved – Food Access

By | July 2nd, 2016|Categories: Featured, Field Stories, Front page article, Innovation, News, Press|

Published on Frobes.com JUN 28, 2016 @ 06:07 PM When Women Social Entrepreneurs Collaborate: Big Problems Get Solved By Tara Roberts DC Greens and ClickMedix collaborate to tackle food access challenge On June [...]

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MHEALTH TOOLBOX: an interactive, hands-on workshop featuring innovative health devices designed for healthcare providers

By | April 16th, 2016|Categories: Future, Innovation, mHealth Devices, mHealth Resources, South Africa|

Founder of ClickMedix, Ting Shih, served as faculty in the inaugural MHEALTH TOOLBOX workshop, an interactive and hands-on workshops featuring most advanced medical / healthcare devices designed to help clinicians experience and design the future [...]

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Medtronic Shruti Program: Ear Infection Screening and Treatment

By | June 12th, 2015|Categories: Field Stories, India, Medtronic|

In Partnership With Medtronic is a world's largest medical devices company dedicated to  contributing to human welfare through the application of biomedical engineering. Patients [...]

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New, Cheap, and Improved Assessing the Promise of Reverse and Frugal Innovation to Address Noncommunicable Diseases

By | June 1st, 2015|Categories: Featured, Field Stories, Front page article, Global, Health Reform, Innovation, mHealth Resources, Press, Research, Resources|

Thomas J. Bollyky, June 2015,  Council on Foreign Relations (www.cfr.org) This publication is made possible by the generous support of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. pg 12-13 R E V E R S E I [...]

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

By | November 11th, 2013|Categories: India, Press|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

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 can be avoided with effective diagnosis [...]

mHEALTH OPPORTUNITIES FOR NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASES AMONG THE ELDERY

By | October 31st, 2013|Categories: Featured, Field Stories, Global, Health Reform, mHealth Resources, Research, Telemedicine|

EXISTING SOLUTIONS: mHealth in NCD interventions Published by mHealth Alliance, UN Foundation and Pfizer, October 2013   MOBILE AND WIRELESS TECHNOLOGIES HAVE CHANGED THE WAY PEOPLE COMMUNICATE AND ACCESS INFORMATION AROUND THE WORLD, and there [...]

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5 Ways to Get Paid for Telemedicine in the US

By | March 3rd, 2013|Categories: Resources, Telemedicine, US|Tags: , , , , , |

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 almost all telemedicine.  All are rapidly [...]

Using Mobile Phones for Cervical Cancer Screening

By | February 20th, 2013|Categories: Field Stories|

ClickMedix founder partnered with University of Pennsylvania and Botswana-UPenn Partnership program to pioneer cervical cancer screening using mobile camera phones. *Note: This presentation contains medical images which may be unsuitable for those not accustomed. Using [...]

Case Study in Telehealth Adoption

By | January 3rd, 2013|Categories: Field Stories, Resources, Telemedicine|Tags: , , , , , , , |

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, which has pilot-tested and implemented telemedicine [...]

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

By | June 12th, 2012|Categories: Global, Resources, Telemedicine|Tags: , , , , , , |

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 as a project at the MIT [...]

Quality Access to All is within Reach.

By | April 24th, 2012|Categories: Global, mHealth Resources, mHealth Service Models, Services|

"Truly affordable but high-quality health care tools and services are the only means by which quality health care can be provided to all." - Nobel Peace Laureate, Professor Muhammad Yunus, father of microfinance and founder [...]

Uganda patients willing to pay for mobile phone-powered teledermatology

By | January 27th, 2012|Categories: Global, mHealth Resources, Projects, Uganda|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

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 for timely and cost-effective skin care [...]

ClickMedix showcases mobile health technologies in the Philippines

By | January 9th, 2012|Categories: Events, Global, Philippines, Projects|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The Philippines has been trying to bring forth initiatives that address critical shortages of health services all over the country especially in unreachable areas. The increasing number of constituents and the lag experienced [...]

Fighting Leprosy in Trinidad and Tobago

By | January 4th, 2012|Categories: Field Stories, Projects, Trinidad and Tobago|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Trinidad and Tobago, June 2011 DR. Kudakwashe Maloney M.D., Dermatologist and Clinical Fellow in Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston Massachusetts wanted to be sure that the problem she saw was real. [...]

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Hansen’s Disease Study in Trinidad and Tobago

By | December 4th, 2011|Categories: Projects, Resources, Trinidad and Tobago|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Reposted from Partners Center of Expertise in Global Health and Community Medicine MONDAY, JUNE 6, 2011 Beyond Biblical Days Kuda Maloney, M.D/MPhil Dermatology Resident Trinidad and Tobago: A feasibility study on the utility of a [...]

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The Long Tail Economy in Healthcare: Affordable Care for the Next Billion Through Mobile Technologies

By | January 16th, 2011|Categories: Global, Resources, US|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

At this TEDx talk in Taipei, I describe first-hand experiences of healthcare around the world  and how we can create mobile health (mhealth) economics, based on the long tail concept, in order to provide affordable [...]

3 simple ways to address maternal and newborn mortality.

By | August 16th, 2010|Categories: Global, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

To paint the current situation in maternal and child health in the developing world, check out this video from Melinda Gates. Please pay special attention to the comments about maternal and newborn health, which is [...]

Offshore or onsite developers?

By | August 10th, 2010|Categories: Global, mHealth Devices, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , |

One of the key decisions in building ClickDiagnostics' services is whether to use offshore or onsite developers. On the one-hand, offshore developers offer competitive pricing, but on the other hand, you are putting your service in the [...]