Peloton slows production, reportedly facing decrease in demand
Peloton CEO John Foley said the company is considering downsizing. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 21, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Better than ever with a long way to go: The future of digital health reimbursement
In a preview of their HIMSS22 presentation, Robert Jarrin, managing partner at the Omega Concern, and Brian Scarpelli, senior global policy counsel at the Connected Health Initiative, explain the current digital health reimbursement landscape. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 21, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Mark Cuban Cost Plus Drug Company rolls out digital pharmacy
The company recently rolled out a PBM  operation, which it says will help it lower costs for its online pharmacy.  (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 21, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

What's next for AppliedVR after its FDA De Novo
Cofounder and CEO Matthew Stoudt discusses AppliedVR's De Novo clearance from November, what's next for the company and the biggest trends from 2021. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 21, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Roundup: Huma acquires iPLATO healthcare, AI used to develop blood test that predicts COVID survival, and more
Plus, Northern Ireland ’s GPs get prescribing decision support.  (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 21, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Public Inspection: HHS: Request for Information: Electronic Prior Authorization Standards, Implementation Specifications, and Certification Criteria
Pre-publication notice from the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) seeking comment on electronic prior authorization standards, implementation specifications, and certification criteria that could be adopted within the ONC Health IT Certification Program. Comments are due within 60 days of the publication of this notice, which is scheduled for January 24, 2022. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - January 21, 2022 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Coviu's latest app combines telehealth, remote patient monitoring for COVID-19 management
It displays health data from bluetooth-enabled medical devices in video teleconsultations. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 21, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Top health tech hazards for 2022: cyberattacks, supply chain shortfalls and more
The ECRI Institute's annual report from its Device Evaluation Program reflects enduring ramifications of the pandemic and cautions healthcare leaders about maintaining connectivity. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 20, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Verily and L ’Oréal team up on skin research, new digital tools
The pair will research how aging and the environment impact skin, and develop new digital diagnostic tools for dermatology.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 20, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Verily and L ’Oréal team up on skin research and new digital tools
The pair will research how aging and the environment impact skin, and develop new digital diagnostic tools for dermatology.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 20, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Qure.ai gets FDA green light for AI algorithm for breathing tube placement and other digital health briefs
Also: Truepill launches a  COVID-19 test coverage platform for insurers, and 23andMe extends its partnership with GSK. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 20, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

DarioHealth to acquire AI-enabled MSK assessment company Physimax
The deal adds to Dario's musculoskeletal care offerings. It launched its Dario Move platform in October. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 20, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Babylon snaps up patient engagement platform DayToDay
This news comes less than a month after the company closed its acquisition of health kiosk company Higi.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 20, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Berlin-based Cara Care app approved as German DiGA
Berlin startup targets  irritable bowel syndrome and other gastrointestinal problems with a digital therapy program. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 20, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

ECMC works toward shrinking deficit through cost reductions and efficiencies
Getting back to break-even is a priority to allow dollars to go back into workforce, capital improvements and health information technology. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 20, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tracey Drury Source Type: news

Decentralized clinical trial platform Thread scoops up voice tech inVibe
The acquisition  is expected to help Thread customers capture real-world data.  (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 19, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Wheel raises $150M, Big Health scores $75M and more digital health fundings
Also: Topography Health launches out of stealth with $27.5 million, Mantra Health raises $22 million and NuvoAir announces an $11 million extension. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 19, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

MedInformatix to provide RIS to Strategic Radiology
Health IT firm MedInformatix has been named the preferred provider of RIS service...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Lauren Golding named CMO of Strategic Radiology PSO MedInformatix debuts new mobile apps at RSNA 2021 MedInformatix expands Wacom e-signature partnership MedInformatix secures Fla. contract MedInformatix, Health eFilings partner on reporting tech (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 19, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Study: Digital MSK program reduces reported pain
The study, sponsored by digital musculoskeletal-care company SWORD Health, also found improvements in secondary measures like surgery intent and painkiller use. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 19, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Lyra Health scores $235M and buys employee assistant program ICAS World
The company is looking to use the new funds to expand internationally.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 19, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

UK founded Inflow boosted by €2M raise for ADHD app
London medtech startup provides digital CBT program to  optimise ADHD self-management. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 19, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Omani hospital first to adopt ClarifEye AR spinal surgical navigation system
Procedures involving the technology – launched in Europe last year – have already taken place at the country’s Armed Forces Hospital. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 19, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Omani hospital first in MENA to adopt ClarifEye AR spinal surgical navigation system
Procedures involving the technology – launched in Europe last year – have already taken place at the country’s Armed Forces Hospital. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 19, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

HHS: Notice of Publication of the Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement
Notice from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology announcing the publication of "The Trusted Exchange Framework (TEF): Principles for Trusted Exchange" and "Common Agreement for Nationwide Health Information Interoperability." (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - January 19, 2022 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Verana Health scores $150M and other digital health fundings
Also: German startup Wellster Healthtech brings its Series B raise to $60M, Faeth Therapeutics scoops up $20 million and Yuvo Health announces a $7.3 million seed round. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 18, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Kindbody launches at-home fertility tests
The male and female hormone tests are the first product in the company's Kind at Home consumer products division. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 18, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Mental health and spirituality - Skoko I, Topi ć Stipić D, Tustonja M, Stanić D.
The paper deals with relation of spirituality and religion as well as its influence on mental and spiritual health. It analyzes how people use their beliefs and religion as help in restoring balance necessary for attaining mental health. The paper also poi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 18, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Blockchain technology should be the backbone of an e-signature solution
Why a digital signature is not enough. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 18, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Featured review: Adding indoor residual spraying in communities using insecticide ‐treated nets for the prevention of malaria
Tuesday, January 18, 2022 (Source: Cochrane News and Events)
Source: Cochrane News and Events - January 18, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Egyptian breast cancer treatment centre to adopt Lunit's mammography AI
The Baheya Foundation extends free-of-charge treatment to women with breast cancer. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 18, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

McKesson ’s Board of Directors Elects James H. Hinton and Kathleen Wilson-Thompson as New Directors
IRVING, Texas, Jan. 18, 2022 – McKesson Corporation (NYSE: MCK) announced today that the McKesson board of directors elected James H. Hinton and Kathleen Wilson-Thompson as directors on Jan. 13, 2022. McKesson expects that the board will appoint Hinton to the Compliance Committee and Governance Comm... (Source: McKesson News)
Source: McKesson News - January 18, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Swiss startup Scewo digitizes wheelchair technology
The new electric wheelchair technology is sensor-based and controlled by an app. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 18, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Cardiac clinic chain Madhavbaug introduces new medical analytics app in India
Power MAP provides a full view of a patient's health status to assist in the treatment of chronic diseases. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 18, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Taiwanese workplace digital health platform H2U scores $8M in funding
The company is expanding to other Asian markets starting this year. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 18, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Public Inspection: HHS: Trusted Exchange Framework and Common Agreement
Pre-publication notice from the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology announcing the publication of "The Trusted Exchange Framework (TEF): Principles for Trusted Exchange" and "Common Agreement for Nationwide Health Information Interoperability." (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - January 18, 2022 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Hims & Hers dips into the female hair loss space
The company is now offering a topical Finasteride and Minoxidil spray as well as oral spironolactone through its virtual  care platform.  (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 14, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Blockchain startup Avaneer Health raises $50M in seed funding
The startup leverages blockchain and FHIR technologies to allow for secure data exchange between healthcare organizations. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 14, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Talkspace faces class action alleging it misled investors ahead of SPAC
The class action lawsuit alleges a proxy statement provided to investors before the merger misrepresented the company's financial performance and prospects. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 14, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

What's the accuracy of crowdsourcing the screening of search results? Help Cochrane find out!
Cochrane Crowd is a citizen science platform  where a global community of volunteers help to classify the research needed to support informed decision-making about healthcare. Cochrane Crowd volunteers review descriptions of research studies to identify and classify clinical trials. A new task has just gone live on Cochrane Crowd. It is a citation screening task that we are doing in partnership withThe Healthcare Improvement Studies Institute (THIS Institute).It forms a part of a methodological study that aims to assess the accuracy of crowdsourcing the screening of search results. Unlike some of t...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - January 14, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Hyphens Pharma officially launches first HSA-approved e-pharmacy in Singapore
Over 100 clinics have already joined WellAway since the company received its license last year. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 14, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Belong.Life rolls out online community for patients with chronic myeloid leukemia
Patients can use the service to access support groups, navigation tools  and a clinical trial-matching program.  (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 13, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

DexCare scoops up $50M and other digital health fundings
Also: AI-enabled documentation tool DeepScribe raises $30 million, cancer risk stratification platform PreciseDx scores $10.75 million and care navigation startup HeyRenee brought in $4.4 million. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 13, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Dexcom's Kevin Sayer talks new G7 clinical trial data
The company also unveiled its 2021 revenue.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 13, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Report: Health tech investment more than doubles in 2021
Health tech companies raised nearly $40 billion last year, according to Silicon Valley Bank's Healthcare Investments and Exits Report. IPOs were also up, but those companies didn't fare as well in the public markets. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 13, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Cochrane seeks Chief Executive Officer
Location: UK based role with occasional global travelSalary: £110-120,000 per annumContract type: PermanentDate closing: 06/02/2022Cochrane is a global independent community of more than 100,000 people who search for and summarize the best evidence from health and care research to help our beneficiaries make informed choices about health and care.  Our members and supporters come from more than 220 countries worldwide including researchers, health professionals, patients, carers, and people passionate about improving health and care outcomes for everyone, everywhere.Chief Executive£110, 120,000 per annumUK...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - January 13, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Roundup: Proximie partners with Vodafone Business, AI to boost public health research in Ethiopia, and more briefs
Also, Tech accelerator calls for gut health startups in the EMEA region (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 13, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Doctolib now used by 300,000 doctors and health workers across Europe
Video calls, messaging and administrative tools add new value to the ecosystem of the French telehealth company. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 13, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Research Integrity: making sure medical trials reported in the scientific literature are real
Senior Research Integrity Editor, Lisa Bero, discusses this subject in a recent Nature article.Never has it been more important to foster trust in scientific evidence than in the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Cochrane is committed to independence, transparency, and integrity in healthcare research.The Research Integrity Team works to support and strengthen this commitment through research, policy development and implementation, advocacy and community outreach.Recently, Senior Research Integrity Editor, Lisa Bero, has written a World View in Nature on the topic of working together to tackle the issue of problematic studies ...
Source: Cochrane News and Events - January 13, 2022 Category: Information Technology Authors: Lydia Parsonson Source Type: news

Australian brain assessment tool CogMate comes to Taiwan, Hong Kong
It is the global multilingual version of the Japanese device NouKNOW. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 13, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Microsoft, Johnson & Johnson Medical Device Companies team up on digital surgery ecosystem
The new collaboration would lead to a new surgical-monitoring dashboard.   (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - January 12, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news