Personal Health Management

Apply Now: $850,000 NIH Grant Funding for mHealth Research Projects | 8/17/2020

Apply Now: $850,000 NIH Grant Funding for mHealth Research Projects By Wayan Vota on August 17, 2020 The enormous potential for mobile technology to transform health care, personal health management , and basic health research has led to the rapid development of new health-related phone applications, sensors, and devices around the world. The potential of mHealth is especially relevant to Low and Middle-Income Countries (LMICs), where cell phone ownership …

Medio Smart Health Launches, Helping People Take Charge of their Own Health with Free COVID-19 Symptom and Vital Sign Tracking | The Wapakoneta Daily News | 8/5/2020

Brainworks , provider of AI-enhanced, non-contact vital sign measurement and automated digital healthcare tools, today reveals Medio Smart Health, a login-based web application for personal health management and COVID-19 specific symptom tracking. With Medio, individuals can use their mobile phones, computers, and tablet cameras to automatically measure and track their vital signs, monitor their health over time, and answer specific CDC recommended screening questions related to COVID …

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Case Managers Can Help Patients Improve Digital Health Literacy | 7/1/2020

… proposed 2030 Healthy People initiative.1 “The target was not met for Healthy People 2020,” Jackson says. Another objective in the Healthy People 2020 goal involved increasing the proportion of people who use electronic personal health management tools. The 2030 version includes a proposal to “increase the proportion of persons who use health information technology (HIT) to track healthcare data or communicate with providers.” 1 There are many ways case …

Medicaid expansion: Ten years of unparalleled return on investment, improved outcomes | 6/24/2020

… patients are more easily able to access life-saving or life-changing surgeries or treatments. Likewise, people who gain coverage through expansion show reduced psychological stress, particularly for those experiencing homelessness , and increased overall personal health management . Medicaid expansion is linked to increased tobacco cessation, self-reported access to care for diabetes management, and significant improvement in overall health status — all issues of particular concern to Oklahoma. Finally, expansion leads …

Global Smart Fabrics Industry Report 2020-2025 - AIQ Smart Clothing, Interactive Wear, Ohmatex, Nike, Schoeller Textil, Sensoria, and Textronics are Dominating | PR Newswire | 3/28/2020

… 5.93 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 19.89% over the forecast period 2020-2025. The trend of using miniaturised electronics in the fabrics will drive the market. Smart fabrics and interactive textiles activities include personal health management through integration, validation, and use of smart clothing and other networked mobile devices. The activities also include projects targeting the integration of sensors/ actuators, energy sources, processing and communication within the clothes to …

2020 Smart Fabrics Market Applications in Fashion & Entertainment, Sports & Fitness, Medical, Transportation, Protection & Military, and Architecture – ResearchAndMarkets.com | Financial Buzz | 3/26/2020

… 5.93 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 19.89% over the forecast period 2020-2025. The trend of using miniaturised electronics in the fabrics will drive the market. Smart fabrics and interactive textiles activities include personal health management through integration, validation, and use of smart clothing and other networked mobile devices. The activities also include projects targeting the integration of sensors/ actuators, energy sources, processing and communication within the clothes to …

World Blood Glucose Monitoring (BGM) Devices Market Report, 2017-2026, Featuring Profiles of 48 Major Companies | Globe Newswire | 2/6/2020

… App in Canada Upgrading and Expansion of Novo Nordisk’s Manufacturing Plants in Denmark Production and Commercial Operations of Cellnovo Discontinued Eversense Bridge Patient Access Program Launched by Senseonics in the US Keto-Mojo Form Personal Health Management Solution Development Pact with Heads Up Health TPMENA to Distribute Nemaura Medical’s SugarBEAT CGM in the Gulf Cooperation Council Region Tandem Diabetes Care is Now an Approved Vendor of Insulin Pumps for ADP …

Blood Glucose Monitoring (BGM) Devices Industry, 2026 - New Study Discovers 16 New Gene Regions Linked to Diabetic Kidney Disease | PR Newswire | 2/6/2020

… App in Canada Upgrading and Expansion of Novo Nordisk’s Manufacturing Plants in Denmark Production and Commercial Operations of Cellnovo Discontinued Eversense Bridge Patient Access Program Launched by Senseonics in the US Keto-Mojo Form Personal Health Management Solution Development Pact with Heads Up Health TPMENA to Distribute Nemaura Medical’s SugarBEAT CGM in the Gulf Cooperation Council Region Tandem Diabetes Care is Now an Approved Vendor of Insulin Pumps for ADP …

Leading the new trend of dietary supplements, GNC inspires Chinese consumers to achieve a healthier life | PR Newswire | 1/21/2020

… collar workers believe that they were in good health. The mindset of the younger generation has shifted from treatment-driven to prevention-driven, demonstrated by closer attention to their own health and more proactive personal health management . Only through fulfilling the consumer needs, can an enterprise win more recognition and preference. GNC customized products geared toward white-collar workers and the elderly What are the top concerns of white-collar …

MobileHelp and LifePod Connect AI-Driven, Voice-Enhanced Caregiving Solution with Emergency Response | 1/7/2020

Speech Technology News MobileHelp and LifePod Connect AI-Driven, Voice-Enhanced Caregiving Solution with Emergency Response MobileHelp, a provider of mobile medical alert and personal health management technology, and LifePod Solutions, a provider of virtual caregiving services, are rolling out a voice-first service enhanced with emergency response to serve older adults. The new solution leverages the iHome smart speaker to provide users with access to LifePod’s proactive and reactive …

MobileHelp® and LifePod Connect AI-Driven, Voice-Enhanced Caregiving Solution with Emergency Response | PR Newswire | 1/6/2020

LAS VEGAS Representing a major technology advancement in the field of caregiving, MobileHelp ®, a leader in mobile medical alert and personal health management technology, and LifePod Solutions, a leading provider of virtual caregiving services, will be unveiling a voice-first service enhanced with emergency response, to serve older adults aging at home as well as healthcare patients and their caregivers. The new solution leverages the popular iHome smart speaker to …

The Freshman 15: Calorie counting and disordered eating in college | 11/11/2019

Tara Lennon/THE REVIEW On top all the numbers they have to keep track of in their head, the students in personal health management classes have to count another aspect of their lives for a week: the amount of calories they eat. BY TARA LENNON Senior Reporter Students simultaneously keep track of various numbers in their heads: the number of assignments they have due in the upcoming week, the number …

The Messages From The ADHA Chair In The Annual Report And Associated Release Require Close Scrutiny. | 11/10/2019

… health initiatives lead the world in many respects. My Health Record is now a fundamental feature of Australia’s health infrastructure, a resource that clinicians and consumers will increasingly rely on in clinical workflows and personal health management . The expansion and transition of My Health Record is but the start of the journey for the Agency, there are a number of foundational steps outlined in the National Digital Health Strategy yet …

Reconsidering the Student Health Insurance Plan | Opinion | The Harvard Crimson | 10/28/2019

… the undergraduate level, that the University, through Harvard University Health Services, should reflect on the healthcare knowledge of the students it covers — both in terms of specific coverage as well as broader principles of personal health management . If you’re not well-versed in the world of healthcare benefits, you might not know that Harvard’s health insurance program is different, in that it is self-funded. As such, it avoids subjection …

UCSF, Cornell working on Android health record app to rival Apple | FierceHealthcare | 9/10/2019

… for Impact at Cornell Tech and co-founder of Open mHealth, said the upcoming launch of CommonHealth will open up opportunities for developers and researchers, helping them to conduct more inclusive studies and deliver personal health management tools. CommonHealth is being piloted at UCSF and select academic medical centers and health systems …

Global Smart Fabrics Market 2019 Consumption, Production Analysis, Regional Demand, Growth Strategies, Industry Size, Share and Forecast Overview 2024 | 9/9/2019

… miniaturised electronics in the fabrics will drive the market. Request a sample of Global Smart Fabrics Market report @ https://www.orbisresearch.com/contacts/request-sample/3587424?utm_source=km - Smart fabrics and interactive textiles activities include personal health management through integration, validation, and use of smart clothing and other networked mobile devices. - The activities also include projects targeting the integration of sensors/ actuators, energy sources, processing and communication within the clothes to …

The Quality of life Depends on Quality Personal Health Management - The Daily Outlook Afghanistan | 7/17/2019

Home » Opinion » The Quality of life Depends on Quality Personal Health Management The Quality of life Depends on Quality Personal Health Management July 17,2019 Mohammad Zahir Akbari When we discuss about life management several keywords come into our mind such as time management, health management, behavior management, home management, expenses management, sleep management, and stress management and so on. This article is going to discuss about personal health management and …

Lab Soft News: Smartphones Provide a Key Element in Our Personal Health Management Systems | 7/12/2019

A recent article reinforced in my mind the notion that smartphones serve as a critical device in our evolving personal health management systems (see: Study Enrolls First US Patient to Use a Smartphone for Direct Pacemaker Monitoring ). It makes the point that smartphones can monitor implanted cardiac pacemakers instead of the previous “black boxes.” Below is an excerpt from it: In early July, a Cleveland Clinic patient became the first …

Global Healthcare Mobility Solutions Market 2019-2024 by Product & Service, Application, End-user and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business Wire | 6/25/2019

… because of reduced hospital admission rates. North America Dominates the Global Market Healthcare in North America Region is experiencing positive trends, with the emergence of mHealth and its applications that help people in active personal health management . Smartphones and the prevalence of mobile technology make it possible to use both clinical and lifestyle applications, in order to help educate and change health behaviors. The extensive consumer interest, and adoption rate …

An Unobtrusive and Calibration-free Blood Pressure Estimation Method using Photoplethysmography and Biometrics | Nature | 6/13/2019

… model. It’s also advisable to track subjects for several months to see what can influence the calibration factor, and how long the calibration factor can stay effective. This knowledge will help design more trustworthy personal health management products. Perspective PPG is measured millions of times by pulse oximeters each day worldwide, however, only the signal amplitude is clinically used to extract blood oxygenation, which is a huge waste of its …

At-home testing startup LetsGetChecked nabs $30M Series B round | MedCity News | 5/10/2019

… including STD tests, fertility tests and screenings for conditions like colon cancer and Celiac disease. Founded in 2014, LetsGetChecked has raised around $42 million in total from investors. “LetsGetChecked is taking lab testing and personal health management to the home through tight coordination of existing certified reference labs and logistics platforms,” LTP Managing Partner Todd Cozzens said in a statement. “This creates a convenient and seamless consumer health testing experience …

LetsGetChecked Announces $30 Million in Series B Financing | PR Newswire | 5/8/2019

… to modernize healthcare aligns well with our mission and company goals of bringing specialized health testing and insights direct to consumers. I’m grateful for LTP’s investment and involvement.” “LetsGetChecked is taking lab testing and personal health management to the home through tight coordination of existing certified reference labs and logistics platforms,” said Todd Cozzens , managing partner, LTP, who has worked in the healthcare industry as CEO and founder at Marquette …

From Sleep Health to Personalized Healthcare and Beyond: See How Technology is Shaking Up Medicine at the Digital Health Summit at CES 2018, January 10-11 | PR Newswire | 12/21/2017

… using genetics, behavior and lifestyle to match patients with the most effective treatments for them.- The changing role of cutting-edge technologies, like AI, VR and biometric sensing, in medical training, patient care and personal health management .- How highly-sensitive, AI-powered, clinical-grade diagnostics and wearables are being used for early disease detection, personalized treatment and prevention.- The hurdles the healthcare industry faces in addressing regulation, privacy, business models …

Blue Cedar Introduces Enforce, a Cloud-Native Solution for In-App Mobile Policy Enforcement | Business Wire | 12/13/2017

… be especially useful. The rapid proliferation of digital health mobile and IoT apps is critical to patient telehealth service delivery, management of medical devices for chronic conditions, managing the efficacy of patient clinical trials, personal health management , and numerous other use cases that improve healthcare outcomes and efficiency. Healthcare organizations are acutely aware of the risks that insecure apps can pose to patient and clinical data. “We look forward to …

Digital Health

World Blood Glucose Monitoring (BGM) Devices Market Report, 2017-2026, Featuring Profiles of 48 Major Companies | Globe Newswire | 2/6/2020

… Forces with Tandem Diabetes Care to Develop and Commercialize Integrated Diabetes Solutions Abbott in Collaboration with Omada Health Develop Integrated Digital Health and Coaching Solution for Type 2 Diabetics Partnership of LifeScan and Willis Towers … Program Launched by Senseonics in the US Keto-Mojo Form Personal Health Management Solution Development Pact with Heads Up Health TPMENA to Distribute Nemaura Medical’s SugarBEAT CGM in the Gulf Cooperation Council Region Tandem Diabetes …

Blood Glucose Monitoring (BGM) Devices Industry, 2026 - New Study Discovers 16 New Gene Regions Linked to Diabetic Kidney Disease | PR Newswire | 2/6/2020

… Forces with Tandem Diabetes Care to Develop and Commercialize Integrated Diabetes Solutions Abbott in Collaboration with Omada Health Develop Integrated Digital Health and Coaching Solution for Type 2 Diabetics Partnership of LifeScan and Willis Towers … Program Launched by Senseonics in the US Keto-Mojo Form Personal Health Management Solution Development Pact with Heads Up Health TPMENA to Distribute Nemaura Medical’s SugarBEAT CGM in the Gulf Cooperation Council Region Tandem Diabetes …

Telehealth

MobileHelp® and LifePod Connect AI-Driven, Voice-Enhanced Caregiving Solution with Emergency Response | PR Newswire | 1/6/2020

… LAS VEGAS Representing a major technology advancement in the field of caregiving, MobileHelp ®, a leader in mobile medical alert and personal health management technology, and LifePod Solutions, a leading provider of virtual caregiving services, will … management services such as activity tracking, medication reminders and a telehealth platform, MobileVitals™, for both consumers and healthcare providers. For more information about MobileHelp, please call 1-800-989-9863 or visit the company website at www.MobileHelp.com . Please …

Global Healthcare Mobility Solutions Market 2019-2024 by Product & Service, Application, End-user and Geography - ResearchAndMarkets.com | Business Wire | 6/25/2019

… account for the majority of healthcare expenditures. The CHRONIC Care Act February 2018, encourages the use of flexible new tools (telehealth) to better manage care for individuals. As per CMS 2015 to 2016 data the … of mHealth and its applications that help people in active personal health management. Smartphones and the prevalence of mobile technology make it possible to use both clinical and lifestyle applications, in order to help educate …

Personalized Healthcare

Newt Gingrich Endorses Job Creators Network’s Healthcare Proposal | 11/9/2019

… what’s wrong with the current system, stop ‘Medicare for All’ in its tracks, and begin building the kind of modern, personalized healthcare system the American people want and deserve. Their framework will protect your choice … individual control over their healthcare choices. The plan would create Personal Health Management Accounts, which would allow patients to purchase insurance plans that will enable individuals to buy plans that fulfill their needs. The Personal …

From Sleep Health to Personalized Healthcare and Beyond: See How Technology is Shaking Up Medicine at the Digital Health Summit at CES 2018, January 10-11 | PR Newswire | 12/21/2017

Worldwide Offices From Sleep Health to Personalized Healthcare and Beyond: See How Technology is Shaking Up Medicine at the Digital Health Summit at CES 2018, January 10-11 Dr. Adam Gazzaley to Deliver Keynote on the … VR and biometric sensing, in medical training, patient care and personal health management.- How highly-sensitive, AI-powered, clinical-grade diagnostics and wearables are being used for early disease detection, personalized treatment and prevention.- The …

Home Health

Apple Health Partner ‘LetsGetChecked’ Raises $30 Million Series B | Forbes | 5/9/2019

LetsGetChecked home testing kit. LetsGetChecked LetsGetChecked is a direct-to-consumer at-home health testing platform available nationwide in the US, as well as in Canada and Europe, that connects customers to regulated laboratory testing … investor at Sequoia said: LetsGetChecked is taking lab testing and personal health management to the home through tight coordination of existing certified reference labs and logistics platforms. This creates a convenient and seamless consumer health …

Apple Health Partner ‘LetsGetChecked’ Raises $30 Million Series B | Forbes | 5/9/2019

LetsGetChecked is a direct-to-consumer at-home health testing platform available nationwide in the US, as well as in Canada and Europe, that connects customers to regulated laboratory testing to better manage and control … investor at Sequoia said: LetsGetChecked is taking lab testing and personal health management to the home through tight coordination of existing certified reference labs and logistics platforms. This creates a convenient and seamless consumer health …

Home Health Testing

Apple Health Partner ‘LetsGetChecked’ Raises $30 Million Series B | Forbes | 5/9/2019

LetsGetChecked home testing kit. LetsGetChecked LetsGetChecked is a direct-to-consumer at-home health testing platform available nationwide in the US, as well as in Canada and Europe, that connects customers to regulated laboratory testing … investor at Sequoia said: LetsGetChecked is taking lab testing and personal health management to the home through tight coordination of existing certified reference labs and logistics platforms. This creates a convenient and seamless consumer health …

Apple Health Partner ‘LetsGetChecked’ Raises $30 Million Series B | Forbes | 5/9/2019

LetsGetChecked is a direct-to-consumer at-home health testing platform available nationwide in the US, as well as in Canada and Europe, that connects customers to regulated laboratory testing to better manage and control … investor at Sequoia said: LetsGetChecked is taking lab testing and personal health management to the home through tight coordination of existing certified reference labs and logistics platforms. This creates a convenient and seamless consumer health …

Pharmacogenomic Testing

Apple Health Partner ‘LetsGetChecked’ Raises $30 Million Series B | Forbes | 5/9/2019

… of testing procedures currently includes wellness testing (cholesterol, thyroid, etc.), cancer screening, sexual health testing, fertility testing, genetic testing, and pharmacogenomic testing, among others. Partnered with connected health devices such as Apple Health, Fitbit and … investor at Sequoia said: LetsGetChecked is taking lab testing and personal health management to the home through tight coordination of existing certified reference labs and logistics platforms. This creates a convenient and seamless consumer health …

Apple Health Partner ‘LetsGetChecked’ Raises $30 Million Series B | Forbes | 5/9/2019

… of testing procedures currently includes wellness testing (cholesterol, thyroid, etc.), cancer screening, sexual health testing, fertility testing, genetic testing, and pharmacogenomic testing, among others. Partnered with connected health devices such as Apple Health, Fitbit and … investor at Sequoia said: LetsGetChecked is taking lab testing and personal health management to the home through tight coordination of existing certified reference labs and logistics platforms. This creates a convenient and seamless consumer health …

Apple Health

Global Smart Fabrics Industry Report 2020-2025 - AIQ Smart Clothing, Interactive Wear, Ohmatex, Nike, Schoeller Textil, Sensoria, and Textronics are Dominating | PR Newswire | 3/28/2020

… The trend of using miniaturised electronics in the fabrics will drive the market. Smart fabrics and interactive textiles activities include personal health management through integration, validation, and use of smart clothing and other networked mobile … sportswear. For example, international technological giants, such as Google and Apple, have drastically increased their investments on wearable technology, extending into the fashion design field. For instance, Nike and Google together launched a new gym …

UCSF, Cornell working on Android health record app to rival Apple | FierceHealthcare | 9/10/2019

… create an open-source platform to enable Android phone users to access and share their health records on par with Apple’s mobile health records feature. The project, called CommonHealth , will use data interoperability standards, including … researchers, helping them to conduct more inclusive studies and deliver personal health management tools. CommonHealth is being piloted at UCSF and select academic medical centers and health systems …

LetsGetChecked

At-home testing startup LetsGetChecked nabs $30M Series B round | MedCity News | 5/10/2019

Startups , Diagnostics At-home testing startup LetsGetChecked nabs $30M Series B round The new capital will be directed at growing the New York-based company’s at-home testing platform and boosting its manufacturing and distribution … in total from investors. “LetsGetChecked is taking lab testing and personal health management to the home through tight coordination of existing certified reference labs and logistics platforms,” LTP Managing Partner Todd Cozzens said in a …

Apple Health Partner ‘LetsGetChecked’ Raises $30 Million Series B | Forbes | 5/9/2019

LetsGetChecked home testing kit. LetsGetChecked LetsGetChecked is a direct-to-consumer at-home health testing platform available nationwide in the US, as well as in Canada and Europe, that connects customers to regulated laboratory testing … investor at Sequoia said: LetsGetChecked is taking lab testing and personal health management to the home through tight coordination of existing certified reference labs and logistics platforms. This creates a convenient and seamless consumer health …

Fitbit

Apple Health Partner ‘LetsGetChecked’ Raises $30 Million Series B | Forbes | 5/9/2019

… health testing, fertility testing, genetic testing, and pharmacogenomic testing, among others. Partnered with connected health devices such as Apple Health, Fitbit and Garmin, the company provides customers access to a range of health data via … investor at Sequoia said: LetsGetChecked is taking lab testing and personal health management to the home through tight coordination of existing certified reference labs and logistics platforms. This creates a convenient and seamless consumer health …

Apple Health Partner ‘LetsGetChecked’ Raises $30 Million Series B | Forbes | 5/9/2019

… health testing, fertility testing, genetic testing, and pharmacogenomic testing, among others. Partnered with connected health devices such as Apple Health, Fitbit and Garmin, the company provides customers access to a range of health data via … investor at Sequoia said: LetsGetChecked is taking lab testing and personal health management to the home through tight coordination of existing certified reference labs and logistics platforms. This creates a convenient and seamless consumer health …

Optum Ventures

At-home testing startup LetsGetChecked nabs $30M Series B round | MedCity News | 5/10/2019

Optum Ventures and Qiming Venture Partners USA. The new capital will be directed at growing the company’s at-home testing platform and boosting its manufacturing and distribution capabilities. The company offers an array of procedures including STD tests, fertility tests and screenings for conditions like colon cancer and Celiac disease. Founded in 2014, LetsGetChecked has raised around $42 million in total from investors. “LetsGetChecked is taking lab testing and personal …

Apple Health Partner ‘LetsGetChecked’ Raises $30 Million Series B | Forbes | 5/9/2019

… financing, with LTP , a Boston-based growth equity investment firm focused on healthcare IT, leading the round and existing investors Optum Ventures and Qiming Venture Partners USA also participating. LetsGetChecked will use the funding to … investor at Sequoia said: LetsGetChecked is taking lab testing and personal health management to the home through tight coordination of existing certified reference labs and logistics platforms. This creates a convenient and seamless consumer health …