Connected Health

Doctors and payers sit around a table discussing claims data, prior authorizations and more.
By Andrea Fox 11:06 am September 13, 2023
The payer says its new care management platform built on Salesforce Health Cloud helps understand members' care needs better and other tools reduce the processing time for benefits administration from 24 hours to five minutes. 
View of Apollo Hospitals, Greams Road Chennai
By Adam Ang 06:59 am September 06, 2023
It aims to build the largest connected care ecosystem in the country.
HIMSS22 APAC conference participants looking at their phones.
By Thiru Gunasegaran 06:09 am September 05, 2023
Healthcare IT News’ APAC Managing Editor weighs in on the sessions he's looking forward to at the HIMSS APAC conference this year.
Patient in a blue sweater comforter recuperates at home and receives an IV infusion while checking patient portal information on a cell phone.
By Andrea Fox 08:17 am September 01, 2023
Dr. John Busigin, Covenant Health's Advanced Care at Home medical director, said that 20-30% of patients who traditionally received high acuity care at hospitals could receive virtual care through the program.
A hospital room with IoT and connected medical devices
By Mike Miliard 11:00 am August 30, 2023
Despite difficulties with in-depth scans and legacy software risks, the director of medical device and IoT security at Henry Ford Health says more responsibility from device manufacturers and new regs from the FDA make him optimistic.
Kuldeep Singh Rajput of Biofourmis on remote patient monitoring
By Bill Siwicki 10:44 am August 28, 2023
Signs point to yes – and mature remote patient monitoring and telemedicine tools will be key to helping providers capitalize on the shift, one technology leader says.
A picture of AireHealth's offerings
By Nathan Eddy 03:24 pm August 21, 2023
The company's portable, battery-operated and Bluetooth-connected device with RPM capabilities enables patients to complete respiratory treatments from anywhere.
Jiang Li of Vivalink
By Bill Siwicki 10:45 am August 21, 2023
In one example, RPM helped detect impending potentially fatal adverse events 18 hours in advance of readmission. A wearable sensors expert discusses the benefits of RPM in cancer care.
Bronwyn Spira of Force Therapeutics on remote therapeutic monitoring
By Bill Siwicki 10:51 am August 09, 2023
With remote therapeutic monitoring, care teams are alerted and can intervene quickly when a patient is concerned or isn’t progressing as expected. Early action potentially can prevent complications and avoid unnecessary ED visits.
HIMSS Global Health Conference and Exhibition sign and floor exhibits
By Mike Miliard 10:00 am August 03, 2023
Hal Wolf says the decision to partner with Informa Markets, which will manage the HIMSS Global Health Conference and Exhibition, will enable a focus on "excellence and expansion." Informa exec Ken McAvoy promises growth for members worldwide.