463 Articles Matching "apple"

Apple's New Revenue Streams Are Everything About Timing - & Risk

Dec 12, 2018 , Forbes
Apple needs additional revenue streams, and it needs them now. Ideal revenue streams live in the Apple ecosystem. Products and services qualify but Apple needs to reduce risk by creating new product categories and new products and services instead of fast-following others into existing...
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Mango Health founder Jason Oberfest joins Apple's health team

Dec 08, 2018 (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
The hire could signal an interest from Apple in the medication adherence...
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Apple scoops up CEO of Mango Health, a start-up that helps people keep track of their medications

Dec 08, 2018 , CNBC Health
Apple's health team makes another high-profile hire: Jason Oberfest, the longtime CEO of Mango...
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EKG, other heart health features come to Apple Watch

Dec 07, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Apple Watch is now fulfilling its promise to let people take EKGs of their heart and notify them of any irregular...
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FCC document suggests Apple may launch new Beddit device

Dec 07, 2018 (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
The filing is a strong indication the Cupertino tech giant isn't done with standalone sleep monitoring...
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Apple Watch can now detect your irregular heart rhythms and other problems: Here's how it works

Dec 07, 2018 , CNBC Health
We tried out the new ECG app and irregular heart rate notification for Apple Watch ahead of its release on Thursday. Here's how to use it....
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Dr. Sanjay Gupta tests the Apple Watch's new heart monitor

Dec 07, 2018 , CNN Health
Since the Apple Watch Series 4 was announced in September, one of its most anticipated functions has been the promise to perform a mobile electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) whenever a consumer wants. The feature becomes available in the United States on Thursday via a software update....
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Apple Watch's ECG, heart rate alerts are live today

Dec 07, 2018 (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
In addition, Apple shared some snippets of the validation data it shared with the...
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Advance Directives Allow Patients With Mental Illness To Shape Their Own Care Before They’re Too Sick To Do So

Dec 05, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
While some doctors worry the documents could limit treatments, they are legal in 27 states and “could be a very important tool to minimize hospitalization and minimize involuntary commitment,” said Cherene Allen-Caraco, chief executive officer of Promise Resource Network. Other public health news focuses on loss of parental rights, ADHD diagnoses, rare diseases, 5G wireless safety, shingles vaccine shortage, personalized cancer medicine, Apple watches and...
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Why Should You Care About Amazon's New Medical Language Processing Service

Dec 01, 2018 , Forbes
Amazon’s plan to democratize the ability to extract medical information from historical data is a game-changer. Compared to Google, Microsoft and Apple’s focus on building their own closed personal health record ecosystem, Amazon chooses to deliver a more open and interoperable healthcare...
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How Incentives -- And a Free Apple Watch -- Make People Healthier

Nov 30, 2018 , Forbes
South Africa's largest medical insurer Discovery reveals that a two-year "landmark study" of 400,000 people using an Apple Watch delivered "dramatic and sustained improvements in physical activity...
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RAND: Vitality's wellness program drove greater activity when offering Apple Watch incentive

Nov 30, 2018 (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Paying off the cost of the wearable was a greater motivation to exercise than other rewards offered through the...
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Ring Pop gets the gummy treatment

Nov 28, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Ring Pop Gummy Gems, which feature a sweet gummy outside and a drop of sour gel on the inside, are available in cherry apple, blue raspberry watermelon, lime blue raspberry, and tropical pineapple orange flavor combinations. Read More...
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Internal VA Watchdog Finds Widespread Errors In Benefits Claims From Veterans Who Have ALS

Nov 22, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Of 960 claims that were examined, 430 contained errors. Of those, 230 claimants were awarded the wrong benefits, and most received no money or were underpaid. In other news, Apple is in talks with the VA to create software allowing veterans to transfer health records to...
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Report: VA turns to Apple to develop patient-facing mobile EHR

Nov 22, 2018 (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
According to emails reviewed by the Wall Street Journal, the technology could help patients find care centers near them and share medical test...
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Ascensia's diabetes management app, glucometer integrate with Apple Health

Nov 22, 2018 (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Once prompted, data from the Contour Diabetes app and Contour Next One glucometer will automatically populate within the Apple feature's Blood Glucose...
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L'Oréal launches wearable sun exposure monitor through Apple

Nov 20, 2018 , Mobile Health News
Last week, L'Oréal announced that its La Roche-Posay My Skin Track UV—the first battery-free wearable electronic to measure UV exposure is available for sale through and select U.S. Apple Store...
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A giant insurer is offering free Apple Watches to customers who meet walking goals

Nov 15, 2018 , CNBC Health
UnitedHealthcare members enrolled in the Motion program can get an Apple Watch for the cost of taxes and shipping alone, if they reach certain fitness...
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UnitedHealthcare offering Apple Watches to employee wellness plan members

Nov 15, 2018 (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
First announced in March, the program allows participants to pay off the device's cost by meeting daily fitness...
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Infographic: How to replicate Apple’s marketing triumph

Nov 13, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
The tech juggernaut continues to prosper in the marketplace. Here are 10 lessons brand managers can learn from the company’s sustained...
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