Senator Mark Warner
By Andrea Fox 11:17 am September 13, 2023
In a letter to Anne Milgram, administrator of the Drug Enforcement Administration, they say Congress created a special registration under the SUPPORT Act "not as an option for DEA to utilize, but a requirement."
A medical student wearing a VR headset is learning the parts of the heart while being assisted by an instructor
By Adam Ang 03:29 am September 08, 2023
Also, Philips APAC has a new managing director.
Guy Friedman of SteadyMD on Amazon Clinic
By Bill Siwicki 10:47 am September 06, 2023
The CEO of SteadyMD, one of the companies powering Amazon's virtual care efforts, discusses the potential for direct-to-consumer services, and describes what provider IT leaders should be thinking about as patients get accustomed to telemedicine.
A person wearing a digital health-tracker watch sitting at a desk by a couch types on a laptop.
By Andrea Fox 09:49 am September 05, 2023
Virtuoso is a digital front door technology that can integrate health system data into a unified healthcare platform, the vendor says, and is designed to expand patient and family access to medical services.
A patient holding a bottle of medicine is in a virtual consultation with a doctor using laptop
By Adam Ang 07:47 pm September 04, 2023
It paves the way for national legislation that will permanently allow telemedicine in the country.
A patient uses a mobile phone to verify identity, which supports data privacy across industries, including telehealth.
By Andrea Fox 11:02 am August 31, 2023
The American Telemedicine Association seeks to ensure that expanding telehealth programs are treated like any other healthcare delivery model and meet standards for patient safety, data privacy and information security.
Oura Ring
By Jessica Hagen 05:40 pm August 30, 2023
Users of Oura's ring will be able to share a report showing their sleep and movement data with Talkspace therapists.
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.
Doctor showing tablet to a patient
By 09:00 am August 28, 2023
How a clinic in the south of Chile drives care collaboration and patient engagement with digital communication workflows.
A pharmacist checking a box of medicine in a rack
By Adam Ang 04:29 am August 25, 2023
Also, Hong Kong is pushing innovation to further digitise public health.