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Digital health news briefs: STD testing at home, VR distraction therapy

Jun 23, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Finding time to get tested. Patients may now be able to address sexual healthcare issues through video conferencing. KnowNow Health has just launched a new website called App:. The platform offers online lab testing for STDs including HIV, Gonorrhea, Chlamydia, Syphilis, Hepatitis C and Hepatitis B. The platform will also be able to offer care for women health conditions including urinary tract infections, bacterial vaginosis and yeast...
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Wildflower Health acquires Providence St. Joseph Health System spin-out Circle Women's Health

Jun 22, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
This morning Wildflower Health, a digital health platform that helps patients navigate benefits and connect to resources, announced that it is acquiring Circle Women’s Health platform, a startup from the Providence St. Joseph Health Systems incubator....
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Omada Health expands digital platform with Type 2, hypertension programs, new features

Jun 22, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
Digital chronic disease management company Omada Health announced today the launch of new programs designed to support individuals with Type 2 diabetes and hypertension. Accompanying these are a set of new features for the enterprise and health plan platform focused on medication adherence and remote monitoring, all of which comprise what a representative from the company described as “the largest product expansion in Omada’s...
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Healthbox and the opportunities for digital health globally

Jun 22, 2018 , Mobile Health News
Neil Patel, executive vice president for Healthbox, which recently joined HIMSS, talks about the role his consulting firm can play in working with international digital health companies....
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Fitbit names new CFO, RxRevu taps former Cleveland Clinic CEO for board position, and other digital health hires and departures

Jun 21, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Earlier this month Fitbit announced that Bill Zerella will be stepping down as chief financial officer. The wearable giant has tapped Ronald Kisling, who was perviously serving as the chief accounting officer, to fill the role. Kisling comes to position with 35 years of experience in financial...
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How you can network and meet potential clients at Amazon HQ this summer

Jun 20, 2018 , Healthcare Comm.
Get in front of 140+ digital communicators at our Social Media & Digital Communications...
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As Amazon Lurks, Walgreens To Open Big Chicago Tech Center

Jun 20, 2018 , Forbes
Walgreens will open a new office for 1,800 technology and digital employees in Chicago's downtown Old Post Office building in...
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Digital health briefs: Sophia Genetics acquires Biosoftware, Garmin improves sleep tracking, Yaoshibang gets $66M

Jun 20, 2018 jonah.comstock@mobihealthnews.com (Jonah Comstock), Mobile Health News
Sophia Genetics acquires CDS software company. Genomics AI company Sophia Genetics has acquired Interactive Biosoftware, a maker of Alamut, a clinical decision support software for clinical genomic data interpretation. The terms of the deal were not...
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What Would You Sacrifice For Lower Premiums? For Younger Consumers The Answer Is Privacy

Jun 20, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
If it ends with them saving money, the younger consumers were happy to let insurers trawl through their digital data. As the ages went up, people were less inclined to be alright with the tactic....
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Healthcare provider organizations seek digital tools to improve the patient experience

Jun 20, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Almost all healthcare organizations surveyed by EY are either in the process of adopting new technology or are planning on doing so in the next...
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Digital mental health platform Healios raises $2.9M

Jun 20, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
UK-based digital mental health company Healios has just closed a $2.9 million (£2.2 million) funding round led by Albion Capital and Spice Capital.  The platform connects patients to mental health professionals for assessments, treatments, and wellbeing check-ins. It also gives patients and clinicians the ability to connect through video conferencing and interactive digital tools. The digital health tool is designed so that different family members can be connected on the...
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MedAware partners with Allscripts, Qardio integrates with Greenway Health, and other digital health deals

Jun 20, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
AI-based patient safety company MedAware has announced a partnership with Allscripts that will bring its medication decision support product to the latter company’s EHR system. With this, providers choosing a prescription for their patients in a live setting will receive notifications concerning medication-related risks, such as adverse drug events or opioid dependency, and can amend their recommendation if deemed...
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WHO to classify 'gaming disorder' as mental health condition

Jun 19, 2018 , CNN Health
Watching as a video game ensnares their child, many a parent has grumbled about "digital heroin," likening the flashing images to one of the world's most addictive substances....
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UN Director Faremo & Ex-Microsoft Lawyer Eyes 'AI Potential' At IPsoft Digital Summit

Jun 18, 2018 , Forbes
A former Norwegian government minister for 10 years and a lawyer for Microsoft, Greta Faremo, says that Artificial Intelligence (AI) has “undeniable potential” and could help the United Nation's Office for Project Services with a $1.8 billion annual budget, fulfill its sustainable development...
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Digital brain biomarker startup raises $15M in Series B funding

Jun 16, 2018 laura.lovett@himssmedia.com (Laura Lovett), Mobile Health News
Mindstrong Health, a company that uses phone activity to measure mental health and behavior, has just closed a $15 million Series B funding round.  This newest backing brings the startups total financing to $29 million, and will be used to scale the business and advance commercial deployments with partners in the healthcare industry. Mindstrong is backed by ARCH Venture Partners, Berggruen Holdings, Bezos Expeditions, Decheng Capital, Foresite Capital, Optum Ventures, and One Mind Brain...
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UN's Director Faremo & Ex-Microsoft Lawyer Eyes 'AI Potential' At IPsoft Digital Summit

Jun 16, 2018 , Forbes
A former Norwegian government minister for 10 years and a lawyer for Microsoft, Greta Faremo, says that Artificial Intelligence (AI) has “undeniable potential” and could help the United Nation's Office for Project Services with a $1.8 billion annual budget, fulfill its sustainable development...
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Studies lend credence to Click Therapeutics' digital therapeutic for depression

Jun 15, 2018 dave.muoio@himssmedia.com (Dave Muoio), Mobile Health News
The past month has seen a succession of publications offering support for Click Therapeutics’ digital offering for patients with major depressive disorder...
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Digital Devices During Family Time Could Exacerbate Bad Behavior

Jun 15, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
Parents who spend a lot of time on their phones or watching television during family activities such as meals, playtime, and bedtime could influence their long-term relationships with their children. This is according to Brandon T. McDaniel of Illinois State University and Jenny S. Radesky of the Un......
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Google is hiring people to work on improving visits to the doctor's office with voice and touch tech

Jun 15, 2018 , CNBC Health
Recently posted job openings for a "medical digital assist" project hint at Google's attempt to help doctors....
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Digital health briefs: Easing pain with VR, digital assistants for runners, more Propeller funding

Jun 13, 2018 jonah.comstock@himssmedia.com (MobiHealthNews), Mobile Health News
The latest digital health news briefs for June...
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