Patient Monitoring Technology

Philips launches rapid equipment deployment kit to COVID-19 response | 8/17/2020

… to quickly support critical care patient monitoring capabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Currently successfully in use in the first health systems across the US [1], the Rapid Equipment Deployment Kit combines Philips advanced patient monitoring technology with predictive patient centric algorithms enabling care teams to quickly scale up critical care patient monitoring capabilities within a few hours [2]. As health systems in the U.S. continue to experience surges in …

Philips Launches COVID-19 Rapid Equipment Deployment Kit for ICUs | 8/14/2020

… to quickly support critical care patient monitoring capabilities during the COVID-19 pandemic. Currently successfully in use in the first health systems across the US 1 , the Rapid Equipment Deployment Kit combines Philips advanced patient monitoring technology with predictive patient centric algorithms enabling care teams to quickly scale up critical care patient monitoring capabilities within a few hours 2 . As health systems in the U.S. continue to experience surges in …

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Royal Philips introduces Rapid Equipment Deployment kit | 8/14/2020

Royal Philips has launched its Rapid Equipment Deployment kit to help manage increase in capacity in the ICU amid Covid-19 pandemic. Philips Rapid Equipment Deployment kit is a ready-to-deploy ICU patient monitoring solution. The fully configured kit integrates Philips advanced patient monitoring technology with predictive patient centric algorithms. This allows doctors, nurses, technicians and hospital staff to quickly and easily increase critical care patient monitoring capabilities. It …

Patient Monitoring Capabilities Expand Treatment Possibilities | PR Newswire | 8/10/2020

… changed guidance on use of non-invasive remote monitoring devices for patient care during the public health emergency. The FDA explained that in the context of the pandemic, the leveraging of current non-invasive patient monitoring technology will help eliminate unnecessary patient contact and ease the burden on hospitals, other health care facilities, and health care professionals that are experiencing increased demand due to the pandemic as it relates to …

Worldwide Massive Machine Type Communication in Healthcare Market to 2025 - North America holds the Dominant Position - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business Wire | 8/10/2020

… in North America. Many hospitals are investing on equipment’s and technologies to improve clinical outcomes and enhance patient safety. For instance, Saratoga Hospital in Saratoga Springs, New York, is ultilizing Philips’ IntelliVue Guardian Solution patient monitoring technology , and has reduced 63% of the cases being transferred to the intensive care units. Key Topics Covered: 1 Introduction 2 Research Methodology 3 Executive Summary 4 Market Insights 4.1 Market Overview 4.2 Porter’s …

Worldwide Massive Machine Type Communication in Healthcare Market to 2025 - North America holds the Dominant Position - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business & Finance | heraldchronicle.com | Business Wire | 8/10/2020

… in North America. Many hospitals are investing on equipment’s and technologies to improve clinical outcomes and enhance patient safety. For instance, Saratoga Hospital in Saratoga Springs, New York, is ultilizing Philips’ IntelliVue Guardian Solution patient monitoring technology , and has reduced 63% of the cases being transferred to the intensive care units. Key Topics Covered …

Managing chronic health conditions from home | 8/5/2020

Remote patient monitoring technology helps to improve outcomes and brings peace of mind to high-risk patients. Approximately 45,000 Kaiser Permanente members participate in remote patient monitoring nationwide. Medication and healthy lifestyle habits are critical for managing chronic health conditions such as diabetes and hypertension. But Kaiser Permanente member David Collins counts another tool as equally important: his phone. The Southern California native has conscientiously monitored his blood sugar levels …

UPDATED Coronavirus tracker: CMS to allow temporary premium reductions in individual market | FierceHealthcare | 8/4/2020

… conditions. Using the Apple Watch, patients can send ECG waveform recordings as a PDF to a health provider. “In the context of the COVID-19 public health emergency, the leveraging of current non-invasive patient monitoring technology will help eliminate unnecessary patient contact and ease the burden on hospitals, other health care facilities, and health care professionals that are experiencing increased demand due to the COVID-19 pandemic as it …

Tech optimization: Getting the most out of telehealth | Healthcare IT News | 7/28/2020

… hospital and health system CIOs and executives should know there is no one-size-fits-all solution, said Jason Bellet, cofounder and chief customer officer at Eko, a telehealth, connected health device and remote patient monitoring technology company. “For example, organizations with a large rural patient population benefit from using telemedicine to provide services typically not available in rural settings, such as sub-specialist outpatient care or acute care – for …

Curatio Launches Privacy and Regulatory Compliant Solution for In-Patient Support and Advanced Remote Monitoring During COVID-19 | 6/30/2020

… celebrate a slow return to “normal”, Canadian digital health company Curatio, recognizes that for high-risk patient groups, social isolation will continue well into the summer months and beyond. Through the combination of remote patient monitoring technology from Cloud DX and a private social network platform from Curatio, the Stronger Together: Social Infrastructure for Community Health project delivers an innovative, safe, and scalable solution to help vulnerable and isolated citizens …

Newhouse, McSally propose bicameral, bipartisan bill to expand telemedicine use in rural areas | 6/15/2020

U.S. Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) and U.S. Sen. Martha McSally (R-AZ) on June 11 introduced a bicameral, bipartisan bill to expand telehealth access for America’s rural communities and bolster the use of remote patient monitoring technology during the COVID-19 pandemic. “This pandemic has demonstrated the vital importance of allowing rural healthcare facilities to fully embrace telemedicine as a way to reach patients in outlying and underserved areas …

Weekly Overseas Health IT Links – 06 June, 2020. | 6/6/2020

… in the country have been providing timely medical care to infected COVID-19 patients and Community Recovery Centers (CRCs) were also established for less serious cases. COVID-19 has accelerated adoption of non-contact patient monitoring technology , says Frost & Sullivan analysis Report predicts shift away from wearables to video analytics and mobile platforms. By Tammy Lovell May 29, 2020 06:53 AM Contactless monitoring systems and smartphone health applications are playing …

Advanced Non-contact Patient Monitoring Technologies: A New Paradigm in Healthcare Monitoring - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business Wire | 6/5/2020

… Methodology 1.3 Mobile-based Advanced Technologies Offer Huge Opportunities in the Non-contact Patient Monitoring Market 2. Market Overview 2.1 Non-contact Monitoring to Disrupt Wearable Monitoring Technologies 2.2 Patient Discomfort Due to Wearable Patient Monitoring Technology is the Key Unmet Need being Addressed by Non-contact Monitoring Solutions 2.3 Non-contact Technologies Monitor Patient’s Vital Signs without any Trouble or Discomfort of Wearing the Device 2.4 The Shift towards …

Remote Patient Monitoring and COVID-19 - Mobile-based Platforms, AI-based Algorithms, and Video Analysis Defining New Approaches | PR Newswire | 6/5/2020

… Methodology 1.3 Mobile-based Advanced Technologies Offer Huge Opportunities in the Non-contact Patient Monitoring Market 2. Market Overview 2.1 Non-contact Monitoring to Disrupt Wearable Monitoring Technologies 2.2 Patient Discomfort Due to Wearable Patient Monitoring Technology is the Key Unmet Need being Addressed by Non-contact Monitoring Solutions 2.3 Non-contact Technologies Monitor Patient’s Vital Signs without any Trouble or Discomfort of Wearing the Device 2.4 The Shift towards …

UPDATED Coronavirus tracker: Blue Cross NC waives MA copays for primary care through end of 2020 | FierceHealthcare | 6/2/2020

… conditions. Using the Apple Watch, patients can send ECG waveform recordings as a PDF to a health provider. “In the context of the COVID-19 public health emergency, the leveraging of current non-invasive patient monitoring technology will help eliminate unnecessary patient contact and ease the burden on hospitals, other health care facilities, and health care professionals that are experiencing increased demand due to the COVID-19 pandemic as it …

42Gears Teams Up With Isansys LifeCare In The Battle Against COVID-19 | 6/2/2020

… staggering number of patients need to be hospitalized, and many of them require ventilator assistance. This, in turn, puts caregivers at risk. It’s imperative for healthcare institutions to adopt emerging technologies, such as advanced patient monitoring technology , to support their hospital staff to deliver better care. Advanced patient monitoring technology leverages sensors to establish a digital connection between remote patient monitoring equipment and the patient. However, caregivers implementing advanced patient …

COVID-19 has accelerated adoption of non-contact patient monitoring technology, says Frost & Sullivan analysis | 6/1/2020

COVID-19 has accelerated adoption of non-contact patient monitoring technology, says Frost & Sullivan analysis COVID-19 has accelerated adoption of non-contact patient monitoring technology, says Frost & Sullivan analysis June 1, 2020 14 Views Contactless monitoring systems and smartphone health applications are playing a vital role in the war against COVID-19, a report has found. According to the analysis by Frost & Sullivan, non-contact patient monitoring technologies are …

Coronavirus: Carnival cruise ships could be used for floating hospitals | 3/20/2020

… Government and hospitals would be in charge of the medical side, the Post reported . The company said the ships can be transformed into up to 1,000 hospital rooms that could be equipped with remote patient monitoring technology that could monitor cardiac function, respiratory function and oxygen levels. The ships could also be isolated by deck for multiple medical functions, the company said . This would not be out of the ordinary …

Dina Stands Ready with Telehealth Solution for COVID-19 | 3/17/2020

… CDC has recommended that providers use technology and self-assessment tools with patients who can be cared for at home. Dina, an AI-powered care coordination platform previously known as Prepared Health,provides remote patient monitoring technology , including quick access to data from people affected by COVID-19 who are outside of the acute-care setting. This includes patient self-assessments and assessments conducted by in-home or family caregivers …

COVID-19: Free Health IT Resources | 3/12/2020

… standardize provider awareness of (and responsiveness to) risk factors, and to enrich the support and guidance given to patients and their families at the point of care. Dina (formerly Prepared Health) Dina provides remote patient monitoring technology , including quick access to data from people affected by COVID-19 who are outside of the acute-care setting. This includes patient self-assessments and assessments conducted by in-home or family caregivers …

HealthSnap Launches New Remote Patient Monitoring Functionality to Empower Providers to More Easily Engage with Patients and Digital Health Platforms | PR Newswire | 12/5/2019

… reimbursement codes for remote patient monitoring. As the healthcare industry continues to shift from a delivery model centered around acute care to one built on prevention-based approaches for chronic condition management, HealthSnap’s remote patient monitoring technology is designed to allow healthcare providers to easily collect, aggregate, and analyze remotely generated patient data to deliver the impactful, preventive care that their patients demand. Continue Reading (PRNewsfoto/HealthSnap, Inc.) “As consumers …

Pros and cons of remote patient monitoring technology | 11/19/2019

Manage Learn to apply best practices and optimize your operations. Pros and cons of remote patient monitoring technology IT pros in hospitals should consider deploying remote health monitoring technology to provide improved healthcare by limiting the patient visits and having up-to-date patient data. Share this item with your network: By Enjoy this article as well as all of our content, including E-Guides, news, tips and more. Step …

Survey: 88% of providers investing in remote patient monitoring tech | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/5/2019

Most healthcare providers (88 percent) have made or are planning to make investments in remote patient monitoring technology to better manage chronically ill patients’ care, according to a survey conducted by Spyglass Consulting Group. For its Trends in Remote Patient Monitoring 2019 report, Spyglass conducted 100 telephone interviews about telemedicine during a three-month period starting in April with clinical informatics and health IT thought leaders. Participants were affiliated with …

VA partners with Philips to expand delivery of telehealth services | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/16/2019

… to conduct virtual appointments with their VA providers at their local VFW or Legion posts, eliminating the need to travel to a distant VA medical facility or outpatient clinic. ATLAS will leverage Philips telehealth patient monitoring technology , including WiFi-enabled electronic scales, blood pressure cuffs and thermometers. “[Telehealth technology] removes geographic and digital barriers and is the latest way today’s VFW Posts are innovating to address the needs of our …

Baxter Announces Acquisition of Cheetah Medical to Expand Specialized Patient Monitoring Portfolio | Business Wire | 9/10/2019

… products company, today entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Cheetah Medical, a leading provider of non-invasive hemodynamic monitoring technologies. The agreement demonstrates Baxter’s ongoing commitment to improving clinical outcomes with an established patient monitoring technology to better inform and guide clinicians’ treatment decisions. Cheetah Medical is a natural adjacency for Baxter, given Baxter’s longstanding leadership in infusion systems and intravenous (IV) solutions, breadth of knowledge in fluid management …

Virtual Care

VitalTech Partners with VIVUS Pharmaceuticals to Accelerate Launch of Telehealth and Remote Patient Monitoring Modules | PR Newswire | 4/3/2020

PLANO, Texas VitalTech , a rapidly growing market leader in Virtual Care, announced today its partnership with VIVUS, Inc , a publicly held biopharmaceutical company (Nasdaq: VVUS ). Leveraging VitalTech’s industry-leading virtual care platform and comprehensive medical device product line, VIVUS plans to rapidly accelerate the launch of its telemedicine, virtual care and remote patient monitoring capabilities. Providing digital health solutions that transform connected care, VitalTech is at the forefront of rapidly …

VA partners with Philips to expand delivery of telehealth services | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/16/2019

… Email Department of Veterans Affairs is launching a multisite pilot program that will use Philips technology to provide remote and virtual care to veterans at their local veterans service organizations. The program, called Accessing Telehealth … medical facility or outpatient clinic. ATLAS will leverage Philips telehealth patient monitoring technology, including WiFi-enabled electronic scales, blood pressure cuffs and thermometers. “[Telehealth technology] removes geographic and digital barriers and is the latest way …

Digital Health

HealthSnap Launches New Remote Patient Monitoring Functionality to Empower Providers to More Easily Engage with Patients and Digital Health Platforms | PR Newswire | 12/5/2019

… a delivery model centered around acute care to one built on prevention-based approaches for chronic condition management, HealthSnap’s remote patient monitoring technology is designed to allow healthcare providers to easily collect, aggregate, and analyze … our hospital and health system clients now have a new digital health solution for remote patient monitoring, messaging, and coaching to optimize chronic condition management while also enhancing overall patient engagement.” With the addition of …

HealthSnap Launches New Remote Patient Monitoring Functionality To Empower Providers To More Easily Engage With Patients And Digital Health Platforms | Health IT Outcomes | 12/5/2019

… a delivery model centered around acute care to one built on prevention-based approaches for chronic condition management, HealthSnap’s remote patient monitoring technology is designed to allow healthcare providers to easily collect, aggregate, and analyze … our hospital and health system clients now have a new digital health solution for remote patient monitoring, messaging, and coaching to optimize chronic condition management while also enhancing overall patient engagement.” With the addition of …

Telehealth

Survey: 88% of providers investing in remote patient monitoring tech | Becker’s Hospital Review | 11/5/2019

Most healthcare providers (88 percent) have made or are planning to make investments in remote patient monitoring technology to better manage chronically ill patients’ care, according to a survey conducted by Spyglass Consulting Group. For … of providers are implementing mobile technologies, EHR-based patient portals, telehealth video conferencing services and wearable technology to increase engagement with chronically ill patients. To access the full report, click here . More articles on health …

VA partners with Philips to expand delivery of telehealth services | Becker’s Hospital Review | 10/16/2019

VA partners with Philips to expand delivery of telehealth services Jackie Drees - Print Email Department of Veterans Affairs is launching a multisite pilot program that will use Philips technology to provide remote and virtual care … medical facility or outpatient clinic. ATLAS will leverage Philips telehealth patient monitoring technology, including WiFi-enabled electronic scales, blood pressure cuffs and thermometers. “[Telehealth technology] removes geographic and digital barriers and is the latest way …

Readmissions

MobileHelp® Healthcare Features Webinar on New CPT Codes for Remote Patient Monitoring Reimbursement | PR Newswire | 6/11/2019

… Following the webinar, a recorded version will be available for download. About MobileHelp Healthcare: MobileHelp ® Healthcare is a division of MobileHelp, a leading provider of mobile Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) and remote patient monitoring technology. MobileHelp Healthcare provides healthcare organizations with a full range of telehealth product and service solutions designed to achieve better patient outcomes through enhanced oversight and reduced readmission. For more information about MobileHelp Healthcare, please …

MobileHelp® Healthcare Shares Tools for Home Health Agency Value-based Reimbursement | PR Newswire | 5/30/2019

… Home Health and Hospice Care “ on May 30 th at 2:30 p.m. “We know better management of patients reduces hospital readmissions, increases reimbursement opportunities and results in better patient outcomes,” said Chris A. Otto, Senior … provider of mobile Personal Emergency Response Systems (PERS) and remote patient monitoring technology. MobileHelp Healthcare provides healthcare organizations with a full range of telehealth product and service solutions designed to achieve better patient outcomes through …