Remote Patient Monitoring Technology

Frontline Call Center Partners with VBurchett Consulting to Improve Patients Experiences | PR Newswire | 10/13/2020

PRNewswire/ – VBurchett Consulting and Frontline Call Center are joining forces to break new ground in modern patient care experiences with a new patient engagement center supporting telemedicine, customer care support, and remote patient monitoring technology . This new engagement will help doctors communicate with patients, improve patient outcomes, and increase billing with little-to-no out-of-pocket expense for patients. Frontline Call Center specializes in customized, high-touch support processes …

Seattle health tech startup Optimize.health raises $15.6M for remote patient monitoring startup | 9/9/2020

Become a GeekWire member Optimize.health co-founders, CEO Jeff LeBrun (left) and CTO Chuks Onwuneme. Originally known as Pillsy, the company has expanded into the larger market for remote patient monitoring. Seattle startup Optimize.health raised $15.6 million to help meet demand for its remote patient monitoring technology as investor interest in digital health solutions increases amid the pandemic. Founded in 2015, Optimize sells an end-to-end monitoring service used …

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Seattle health tech startup Optimize.health raises $15.6M for remote patient monitoring service | Wordpress.com | 9/9/2020

Optimize.health co-founders, CTO Chuks Onwuneme, left, and CEO Jeff LeBrun, right. Originally known as Pillsy, the company has expanded into the larger market for remote patient monitoring. Seattle startup Optimize.health raised $15.6 million to help meet demand for its remote patient monitoring technology as investor interest in digital health solutions increases amid the pandemic. Founded in 2015, Optimize sells an end-to-end monitoring service used by customers including …

During the pandemic, local companies help seniors bridge the technology gap | 9/2/2020

… working to address some of the challenges facing seniors as they try to navigate the virtual world during the pandemic. Midlothian-based Remote Health Solutions has seen a 50% increase in seniors utilizing its remote patient monitoring technology since the pandemic hit. Through RHS’ devices, some people with chronic illnesses or those who require in-home elderly care can monitor their own health at home instead of visiting doctors’ offices …

Idaho Health Data Exchange partners with Connect America to deliver a more connected health experience | 9/2/2020

BOISE — On Sept. 1, Idaho Health Data Exchange (IHDE) announced its partnership with Connect America, the nation’s largest independent provider of personal emergency response systems (PERS), to deliver remote patient monitoring technology solutions to help bridge the gap between individuals and healthcare providers. This also means that providers will have advanced remote monitoring capabilities in conjunction with patient’s health records and telehealth capabilities offered by IHDE. “By teaming up with …

Beyond hospitals, startup Stasis Labs is seeing increased traction for remote monitoring among outpatient providers | FierceHealthcare | 8/28/2020

… markets, and 60% of patients in developed countries have their vitals checked manually every 4 to 8 hours because existing monitoring systems are overly complex and cost prohibitive, Maylahn said. Even before coronavirus, the remote patient monitoring technology market was projected to double over the next few years. Research and Markets recently revised its predictions to indicate faster growth —from $745.7 million this year to more than $1.7 billion by …

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 …

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

… and 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 …

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

… to 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 …

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 …

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

… operations. 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 …

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

… The 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 …

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

… to 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 …

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

… CPT 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 …

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

… CPT 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. “As consumers adopt a variety of …

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 …

How AI Can Help Seniors Navigate Care | Health IT Outcomes | 9/11/2019

… to keep them in their homes longer. AI For Remote Patient Monitoring The senior population often faces major challenges in caring for chronic diseases, such as diabetes, cancer or heart disease. However, advancements in remote patient monitoring technology are completely reshaping the senior population’s healthcare experience. In fact, it is predicted that global remote monitoring systems will reach $46 billion in value by next year. Wearable devices in particular have …

Broadband expansion: We can’t afford to wait | 8/27/2019

Imagine the following scenarios: • A sixth grader, who is trying to finish an online project, can only complete this assignment while sitting in her parent’s car in the parking lot of her school. • A physician, whose patient lives more than an hour away, wants to utilize remote patient monitoring technology , but is unable to do so. • A large employer is considering relocating to Pennsylvania, bringing with it the potential of …

Could Trump’s Kidney Disease Order Push Telehealth, mHealth Adoption? - Xtelligent Healthcare Media | mHealth Intelligence | 7/11/2019

… how the nation’s healthcare system treats end-stage renal disease, and how providers are reimbursed for that care. As such, it opens the door to, among other things, home-based dialysis programs that use remote patient monitoring technology for care management and transplant programs that use telehealth to improve organ procurement and post-operative recovery. The goal, officials say, is to incentivize the healthcare industry to improve outcomes, rather than …

Allegheny Health Network to implement ICU telehealth model | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/21/2019

… partnering with Mercy Virtual, a telehealth services provider, to develop a new virtual care model for critically ill patients. Five notes: 1. AHN, a subsidiary of Pittsburgh-based Highmark Health, will implement telecommunication and remote patient monitoring technology in each intensive care unit room at four of its hospitals. 2. AHN clinicians will be able to interact with Mercy Health intensivist specialists, who will be able to continuously monitor patients …

AHN Partners with Mercy Virtual to Enhance Critical Care Services at Community Hospitals through Innovative Telemedicine Program | PR Newswire | 6/20/2019

… the St. Louis -based health system Mercy, Mercy Virtual is a nationally recognized leader in the development and delivery of telehealth solutions to hospitals around the country. Through state-of-the-art telecommunication and remote patient monitoring technology located in each ICU room at AHN’s Allegheny Valley, Canonsburg , Jefferson and Saint Vincent Hospitals, board-certified intensivists based at Mercy’s Virtual Care Center will seamlessly interact and collaborate with AHN clinical …

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

… still available. 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 …

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

… For more information or to make an appointment, please visit the company website . 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 …

mHealth Researchers Use Radar to Measure Heart, Breathing Patterns | mHealth Intelligence | 5/6/2019

… platform. Source: ThinkStock By Eric Wicklund May 06, 2019 - Canadian researchers have developed a telemedicine platform that uses radar to track vital signs, and could be deployed in a hospital or a home. The remote patient monitoring technology being developed at the University of Waterloo is smaller than a cellphone and records heart and breathing rates via radio waves, enabling providers to keep track of patients without hooking them up …

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 …

Allegheny Health Network to implement ICU telehealth model | Becker’s Hospital Review | 6/21/2019

Allegheny Health Network to implement ICU telehealth model Jackie Drees - Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network is partnering with Mercy Virtual, a telehealth services provider, to develop a new virtual care model for critically ill patients. Five notes: 1. AHN, a subsidiary of Pittsburgh-based Highmark Health, will implement telecommunication and remote patient monitoring technology in each intensive care unit room at four of its hospitals. 2. AHN clinicians will be …

Chronic Condition Management

HealthSnap launches new remote patient monitoring functionality | 12/6/2019

… 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. “As consumers adopt a variety of new health technologies, from wearables and applications to doctor-prescribed medical devices, there is tremendous potential for healthcare providers to leverage patient-generated data to expand how they provide care …

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

… 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 adopt a variety of new health technologies, from wearables and applications to doctor-prescribed medical devices, there is tremendous potential for healthcare providers to leverage patient-generated data to …

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

… 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 … 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

… 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 … 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 …

How AI Can Help Seniors Navigate Care | Health IT Outcomes | 9/11/2019

… population often faces major challenges in caring for chronic diseases, such as diabetes, cancer or heart disease. However, advancements in remote patient monitoring technology are completely reshaping the senior population’s healthcare experience. In fact, it … in-one wearable in the marketplace today. Current’s RPM and telehealth platform provides patients with a tablet that contains a chatbot as a resource for questions, medication reminders and educational content. Automating Virtual Visits Artificial …