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Digital Health Tools Are Finding Business Models – IQVIA’s 2021 Read on the Health of Digital Health

In the Age of COVID, over 90,000 new health apps were released, as the supply of digital therapeutics and wearables grew in 2020. Evidence supporting the use of digital health tools if growing, tracked in Digital Health Trends 2021: Innovation, Evidence, Regulation, and Adoption from IQVIA Institute for Human Data Science. IQVIA has been closely… Read More »

Opinion | The Business of Health Care Depends on Exploiting Doctors and Nurses – The New York Times

You are at your daughter’s recital and you get a call that your elderly patient’s son needs to talk to you urgently. A colleague has a family emergency and the hospital needs you to work a double shift. Your patient’s M.R.I. isn’t covered and the only option is for you to call the insurance company… Read More »

The Health Care Benefits of Combining Wearables and AI – Harvard Business Review

Executive Summary There’s enormous interest in applying AI to nearly every area of healthcare. But not every application of AI in healthcare will produce similar benefits. One area that stands to benefit most is remote monitoring of large numbers of people. Wearable devices can transmit volumes of clinical data – blood pressure, respiratory rate, oxygen levels,… Read More »

Within Reach acquires Danish business telecommunications company ipnordic

Supplier of intelligent telephony becomes part of fast-growing UCaaS champion Almere/Dortmund, 11 January 2019 – ipnordic, supplier of intelligent telephony, becomes part of Within Reach. The fast-growing European group backed by pan-European investment company Waterland completed the acquisition of the Danish award-winning organisation ipnordic. The transaction further contributes to the growth strategy of Within Reach… Read More »

Beaumont confirms plan to transfer home health operations to Ohio-based firm in joint venture deal – Crain's Detroit Business

Southfield-based Beaumont Health has confirmed it has sold a majority share and transfer operations of its seven-county home health and hospice agency to Alternate Solutions Health Network, a Kettering, Ohio-based for-profit home health company. Crain’s reported last month that the eight-hospital nonprofit health system had reached a deal with Alternate Solutions to form a new… Read More »