FDA Allows Marketing of First Direct-to-Consumer App for Contraceptive Use to Prevent Pregnancy
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration permitted marketing of the first mobile medical application (app) that can be used as a method of contraception to prevent pregnancy. The app, called Natural Cycles, contains an algorithm that calculates the days of the month a woman is likely to be fertile based on daily body temperature readings and menstrual cycle information, a method of contraception called fertility awareness. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - August 14, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Wearable Devices and Mobile Health Technology: One Step Towards Better Health
With increasing efforts being made to address the current global obesity epidemic, wearable devices and mobile health ("mHealth") technology have emerged as promising tools for promoting physical activity. However, current literature seems to indicate that these new technologies may serve best as part of a larger overall health plan, rather than working alone to encourage weight loss. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - August 13, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Frontiers Health 2018
15 - 16 November 2018, Berlin, Germany. Frontiers Health has fast become one of the premiere conferences in the digital health space, combining a unique mix of attendees and presenters from investment funds, life science companies, health innovation hubs, insurance companies and digital health start-ups, providing for a unique platform to discuss how innovations in their respective fields are converging to re-invent and transform healthcare. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - August 9, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Events Source Type: news

Philips and Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Team Up to Deploy Innovative Digital Pathology Network
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, and Oxford University Hospitals (OUH) NHS Foundation Trust, announced plans to create a digital pathology network to help drive faster and more efficient diagnoses for patients. OUH will deploy the Philips IntelliSite Pathology Solution at the John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford, which will serve as a (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - August 8, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Philips Business and Industry Source Type: news

Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust Selects Allscripts Sunrise
Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust has selected Allscripts Sunrise as its electronic health record, in a move that further solidifies the company's position in the South East of England. The trust, which runs two major hospitals and regional Cancer Center, already uses the Allscripts patient administration system, following a go-live in October last year. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - August 7, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Bayer Cares Foundation Promotes Sustainable Growth by Supporting Social Impact Pioneers with Grants Totaling EUR 1 Million
Grants4Impact (G4I), a new energizer program launched by Bayer Cares Foundation, is providing targeted support to social impact pioneers and start-ups in the fields of healthcare and nutrition. The aim of the program is to give selected change-makers around the world new opportunities to grow and transform great ideas into powerful impact solutions that help to improve the lives of millions. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - August 6, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Editor-in-Chief, The Lancet Digital Health
Location: London, UK Job Type: Full-Time Employer: Elsevier Responsible for developing and launching a new monthly online-only, gold open access specialty journal for The Lancet. The Editor must be a subject expert who can shape the journal into a forum for publishing the most relevant and practice-changing research in the multidisciplinary field of digital health. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 27, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Jobs Source Type: news

PEPconnections from Siemens Healthineers Supports Healthcare Providers in Continuous Workforce Education
Nothing is as constant as change - and the healthcare arena is currently changing more rapidly than any other industry. Advances in technology, shifts in demographics, and the constant competitive necessity to upgrade workforce skills - the current speed of change means that employees need to be trained continuously. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 26, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Siemens Business and Industry Source Type: news

E-Textiles Control Home Appliances with the Swipe of a Finger
Electronic textiles could allow a person to control household appliances or computers from a distance simply by touching a wristband or other item of clothing - something that could be particularly helpful for those with limited mobility. Now researchers, reporting in ACS Nano, have developed a new type of e-textile that is self-powered, highly sensitive and washable. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 25, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Digital Health to Disrupt Health IT Market with Launch of 'Rewired'
25 - 26 March 2019, London, United Kingdom. Digital Health - publishers of digitalhealth.net and organisers of the CCIO, CNIO, CIO Networks and annual Summer Schools - is to shake up the moribund health IT events market with the launch of Digital Health Rewired, an exciting new Summit and Expo focused on the transformational use of disruptive information technologies in health and care. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 24, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Events Source Type: news

Start Alliance Berlin: Digital Health
is a two-week program taking place in November 2018 which is intended to help startups from BEIJING, DUBAI, NEW YORK, LONDON, PARIS, SHANGHAI, TEL AVIV, VIENNA and WARSAW to expand their business to Germany via BERLIN. In this edition the program will focus on Digital Health and related topics. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 23, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Doctors Rely on More than Just Data for Medical Decision Making
Many technology companies are working on artificial intelligence systems that can analyze medical data to help diagnose or treat health problems. Such systems raise the question of whether this kind of technology can perform as well as a human doctor. A new study from MIT computer scientists suggests that human doctors provide a dimension that, as yet, artificial intelligence does not. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 20, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

App, Brief Intervention may be Lifesaver for Suicidal Teens
A troubled teenager is hospitalized with suicidal thoughts. The patient is diagnosed, medicated, and counseled by a team of experts. The teen is sent home a few days later, and the following week the parent finds the child's bedsheets fashioned into a noose. The scenario is tragically common in the field of psychiatry, which has long struggled to develop strategies to help adolescents cope with recurring thoughts of suicide in the weeks after leaving the hospital. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 19, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

IMI Launches New Antimicrobial Resistance Accelerator Programme as Part of Latest Calls for Proposals
A new Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Accelerator Programme is part of new Calls for proposals launched today by the Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI). Of the other topics launched in the Calls, many address brain disorders (e.g. Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, major depression) and immune-mediated diseases (e.g. rheumatoid arthritis and lupus as well as inflammatory bowel diseases such as Crohn's and colitis, and skin diseases like dermatitis and psoriasis). (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 18, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Open Calls Source Type: news

New Coalition of Philanthropists Including Bill Gates and Leonard Lauder Commit More Than $30 Million to Develop New Tools to Diagnose Alzheimer's Disease
Philanthropist Bill Gates and the Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation (ADDF) co-founder Leonard Lauder have announced a new initiative, Diagnostics Accelerator, to develop novel biomarkers for the early detection of Alzheimer's disease and related dementias. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 17, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

New Partnership with IDA Ireland Bolsters Cerner's Commitment to Drive Innovation and Advance Population Health Intelligence
Cerner has announced the plans to significantly grow its Dublin hub for research and development. Working with the support of the Irish Government through IDA Ireland, will be created 50 new roles focused on R&D and the improvement of data intelligence and population health management for the European clients. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 16, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Wearable Device can Predict Older Adults' Risk of Falling
Every year, more than one in three individuals aged 65 and older will experience a fall. Falls are the most common cause of injury in older adults, and can create ongoing health problems. But treatment and awareness of falling usually happens after a fall has already occurred. As a part of the NIH's Women's Health Initiative, researchers wanted to see if they could predict an individual's risk of falling so that preventative measures could be taken to reduce this risk. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 13, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

EDPS-IPEN Privacy by Design Contest for Mobile Health (mHealth) Applications
The European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS), in partnership with the Data Protection Authorities of Austria, Ireland and Schleswig-Holstein and supported by the Internet Privacy Engineering Network (IPEN), is pleased to announce the launch of the EDPS-IPEN Privacy by Design contest for mobile Health (mHealth) applications. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 12, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

AAL Market and Investment Report
The AAL Market and Investment Report was commissioned by the Ambient Assisted Living Association and aims to provide a consolidated view of the existing market and investment information in Europe for the AAL domain. It covers data relevant for AAL and related technologies including current status, trends and future perspective for opportunities in the European Union (EU) and where possible link those to innovation in delivery of services. The AAL domain broadly represents solutions (i.e. bundled products and services) that have an information and communication technology (ICT) component and are of direct value for older ...
Source: eHealth News EU - July 11, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Publications Download Source Type: news

#eHID2018 eHealth Innovation Days 2018
6 - 7 September 2018, Flensburg, Germany. The 3rd eHealth Innovation Days will take place on 6 and 7 September 2018 at Flensburg University of Applied Sciences (FUAS). As a part of the Baltic Sea Campus on eHealth (est. 2015), the eHealth Innovation Days (eHID) focus on reinforcing eHealth in the Baltic Sea Region. The main topic this year will be "Open Healthcare" which highlights the importance of participatory and cooperative aspects of eHealth and related disciplines. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 10, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Events Source Type: news

St Helens Reduces Patient Mortality Risk with Digital Fluid Balance Project
NHS professionals at a North West trust have been shortlisted for the prestigious national Patient Safety Awards, following important work around rapid response for deteriorating patients. The team at St Helens and Knowsley Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust innovated with their Patientrack electronic observations system to tackle a major cause of complications for patients on intravenous fluids and electrolytes. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 9, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Research Finds Three Major Failings in some Apps Used for the Diagnosis of Skin Cancer
In the scramble to bring successful apps for the diagnosis of skin cancer to market there is a concern that a lack of testing is risking public safety, according to research led by the University of Birmingham. The research, outlined at the British Association of Dermatologists' Annual Meeting in Edinburgh, reviewed the medical literature on skin cancer apps to explore the number of apps on the market, ascertain how accurate they are, and what the benefits and limitations of these technological solutions are. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 6, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Researchers Apply Computing Power to Track the Spread of Cancer
Princeton researchers have developed a new computational method that increases the ability to track the spread of cancer cells from one part of the body to another. This migration of cells can lead to metastatic disease, which causes about 90 percent of cancer deaths from solid tumors - masses of cells that grow in organs such as the breast, prostate or colon. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 4, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Philips Powers First Tele-Intensive Care eICU Program in Japan
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, and Japan-based Showa University announced the launch of Japan's first telemedicine intensive care (eICU) program at Showa University Hospital and Showa Koto Toyosu Hospital, designed to help improve the outcomes of high risk patients and advancing the globalization of critical care. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 4, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Philips Business and Industry Source Type: news

Clockwork: The Solution that Supports Everyday Life of Shift Workers is Being Tested in Portuguese Hospitals
A pilot study coordinated by researchers from FhP-AICOS (Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS) is encouraging healthcare shift workers to become aware of their physical activity and sleep rhythms, and to reflect about their work and lifestyle, using technology. Clockwork, a tech solution created to achieve this, is already being tested in Portugal at CUF hospitals, and it will get its debut in Hungary soon. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 3, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Development Research and Development Source Type: news

Rapid Zika Detection Test Uses Smartphone Technology
The Zika virus, which continues to cause microcephaly and other neurological complications in infants whose mothers were infected during pregnancy, remains a public health concern. Investigators from Brigham and Women's Hospital are working to develop a new way to rapidly and accurately diagnose Zika using mobile health technologies that could potentially be deployed in resource-limited settings. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - July 2, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

AI and Radar Technologies could Help Diabetics Manage their Disease
People with diabetes could be able to monitor their blood sugar without drawing blood using a system now being developed at the University of Waterloo. In a recent study, researchers combined radar and artificial intelligence (AI) technologies to detect changes in glucose levels without the need for painful finger pricks several times a day. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 28, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Clinically Connected Care Homes could Reduce NHS Demand by £1Bn
A large-scale project led by senior nurses to improve the health of care home residents in Calderdale, Yorkshire has reduced emergency admissions by 33 per cent with the help of technology-enabled care. Analysis(1) commissioned by Tunstall, has indicated this type of care model could release £1 billion NHS capacity if deployed on a national scale. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 27, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Tunstall Business and Industry Source Type: news

Private Healthcare Data to be Captured by NHS Systems
An initiative has been launched to ensure private healthcare data is recorded in the same way as NHS data in England, with the aim of improving consistency across the system. The Acute Data Alignment Programme (ADAPt) aims to integrate data on privately funded healthcare into NHS systems and standards for the first time. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 26, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Development Research and Development Source Type: news

Open Call SC1-DTH-10-2019-2020: Digital Health and Care Services
Digital solutions supporting a continuum of care across a range of health and care services can relieve the pressure on governments to provide more cost-effective health and care systems by improving utilisation of healthcare and health outcomes. In this context the challenges are to network, lead and facilitate health systems research, innovation and digitisation in view of addressing key areas of interventions in health and care services including health promotion and disease prevention. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 25, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Open Calls Source Type: news

PhD Candidate Next Generation Medical Imaging Systems
Location: Erlangen, Germany Job Type: Full-Time Employer: Siemens Healthineers™ We at Siemens Healthineers are committed to helping healthcare providers globally to succeed in today's dynamic environment. We are inspired to transform the way things are done - because we want what is best for our people, our customers and ultimately the health of mankind. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 22, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Jobs Source Type: news

New Technology Helps to Improve Treatment for NHS Patients with Depression
A new web-based "feedback" technology which allows therapists to accurately monitor how patients with depression are coping has been found to reduce the probability of deterioration during psychological treatment by 74%, a new study has found. The study, which is the largest controlled trial of its kind, involved data from more than 2,000 mental health patients treated across multiple NHS Trusts in England. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 21, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

New Tissue-Imaging Technology could Enable Real-Time Diagnostics, Map Cancer Progression
A new microscope system can image living tissue in real time and in molecular detail, without any chemicals or dyes, report researchers at the University of Illinois. The system uses precisely tailored pulses of light to simultaneously image with multiple wavelengths. This enables the researchers to study concurrent processes within cells and tissue, and could give cancer researchers a new tool for tracking tumor progression and physicians new technology for tissue pathology and diagnostics. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 20, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Bad Habits that Lead to Cancer, Chronic Disease Corrected by mHealth Intervention
Does this sound like someone you know? He or she spends too much time in front of screens, gets little exercise and eats a diet high in fat and low in fruits and vegetables. It likely sounds familiar because it describes a significant portion of the U.S. population. A new Northwestern Medicine study found that a lifestyle intervention could fully normalize these four unhealthy behaviors, which put people at risk of developing heart disease and common cancers, including breast, colon and prostate. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 19, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Siemens Healthineers and KinetiCor Present Jointly Developed MRI Technologies for Real-Time Motion Correction
Siemens Healthineers and KinetiCor present at the 26th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) in Paris (June 16 - 21, 2018) the joint results of their strategic agreement to co-develop technologies for patient monitoring and correction of patient motion in MRI exams. The strategic collaboration of both companies involves the joint development of an MRI in-bore camera system to expand precision medicine. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 18, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Siemens Business and Industry Source Type: news

conhIT Becomes DMEA - A New Name that Signals the Transition from an Industry Meeting Place to the Platform for Digital Healthcare
9 - 11 April 2019, Berlin, Germany. After 11 years conhIT - Connecting Healthcare IT, Europe's leading health IT event for decision-makers in the health industry, healthcare policymaking and science, is to receive a new name: DMEA. The new heading reflects a major evolution in the strategy and content of the conhIT trade fair and congress concept. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 15, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Conferences and Events Source Type: news

Philips Expands its Therapeutic Care Business with the Acquisition of Remote Diagnostic Technologies
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, announced that it has acquired Remote Diagnostic Technologies (RDT), a UK-based leading innovator of advanced solutions for the pre-hospital market providing monitoring, cardiac therapy and data management. RDT's portfolio of comprehensive connected emergency care solutions will complement Philips' Therapeutic Care business and strengthen its leadership position in the EUR 1.4 billion resuscitation and emergency care market. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 14, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Philips Business and Industry Source Type: news

University of Tokyo's RCAST, Fujitsu, and Kowa Successfully Create Promising New Compounds to Fight Drug-Resistant Cancer
The University of Tokyo's Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology (RCAST), Fujitsu Limited, and Kowa Company Ltd. today announced that using IT-based drug discovery technologies, which entails computer-based virtual design and evaluation, they have successfully created new small molecule compounds that can inhibit cancer-causing "target proteins," and that demonstrate promise against cancers that have shown resistance to existing drugs. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 13, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Lexmark Partners with NHS Shared Business Services in Managed Print Services
Lexmark, a global imaging solutions leader, today announced a partnership with NHS Shared Business Services (NHS SBS) to enable the public sector to utilise Lexmark technology to support their aim of meeting paperless and digital targets, whilst delivering savings, efficiencies and improving patient care. The framework allows Lexmark to integrate hardware and software platforms to drive interoperability and 'paperlight' working environments within the Public Sector. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 13, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Open Call MSCA-IF-2018: Individual Fellowships
The goal of the Individual Fellowships is to enhance the creative and innovative potential of experienced researchers, wishing to diversify their individual competence in terms of skill acquisition through advanced training, international and intersectoral mobility. Individual Fellowships provide opportunities to researchers of any nationality to acquire and transfer new knowledge and to work on research and innovation in Europe (EU Member States and Horizon 2020 Associated Countries) and beyond. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 12, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Open Calls Source Type: news

Siemens Healthineers Assists Swiss Post with eHealth Solution for Electronic Health Records
To expand its portfolio in the area of eHealth, Swiss Post will make use of the Siemens Healthineers eHealth Solutions(1) in the future. The eHealth solution offered by Swiss Post, which includes the electronic patient record, will provide secure networking between patients and players in the healthcare industry. Working in partnership with Siemens Healthineers will enable Swiss Post to provide new eHealth services for its customers. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 11, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Siemens Business and Industry Source Type: news

ECHAlliance International Projects Lead
Location: Home Based Job Type: Part-Time Employer: ECHAlliance In order to support its international development and to provide continued support to the Digital Health Society, ECHAlliance will appoint a new team member, as "International Projects Lead" within the Strategy and Innovation team. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 8, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Jobs Source Type: news

Mobile Health Technology can Potentially Transform How Patients Manage Heart Disease Risk
Mobile health technology has the potential to transform the way we prevent and manage heart disease, but there are unanswered questions about how to optimize this technology and maintain engagement with patients, according to a review of randomized clinical trials published in the Canadian Journal of Cardiology. Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death worldwide. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 7, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Joined-Up Health & Care Conference Marks Two Significant Anniversaries
InterSystems, a global leader in health information technology, will be celebrating a double anniversary at its annual Joined-Up Health & Care conference. This year’s event at The Belfry, Sutton Coldfield, will take place just days before the NHS celebrates its 70th anniversary, and as InterSystems itself turns 40. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 6, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured InterSystems Business and Industry Source Type: news

First Call for Science and Technology at ESC Congress 2018
Participate in the first ever ESC Digital Health Call for Technology, for the chance to present your innovations, your technology or your products at ESC Congress 2018 in front of an audience of relevant professionals. A dedicated Digital Health Area will feature a stage setting surrounded by Industry booths and meeting facilities, providing opportunities to exchange on latest digital health related innovations and research. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 5, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Allscripts Sunrise ™ Powers The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust to Transform Delivery of Care
The Dudley Group NHS Foundation Trust has launched the Allscripts (NASDAQ:MDRX) Sunrise solution as the foundation for its new health information system. The organisation selected the Sunrise platform in late 2016 and has completed an on-time deployment of electronic observations, vital signs and Sunrise Mobility. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 4, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Industry Business and Industry Source Type: news

Mobile App for Autism Screening Yields Useful Data
A Duke study of an iPhone app to screen young children for signs of autism has found that the app is easy to use, welcomed by caregivers and good at producing reliable scientific data. The study, described June 1 in an open access journal npj Digital Medicine, points the way to broader, easier access to screening for autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - June 1, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Siemens Healthineers and ScreenPoint Medical Sign Agreement to Jointly Develop AI-Based Applications in Breast Imaging
Siemens Healthineers and ScreenPoint Medical have agreed to partner to develop artificial intelligence based applications for breast imaging. This collaborative arrangement also includes the acquisition of a strategic minority stake in ScreenPoint Medical by Siemens Healthineers. (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - May 31, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Siemens Business and Industry Source Type: news

mHealth as Effective as Clinic-Based Intervention for People with Serious Mental Illness
A mobile health (mHealth) intervention was found to be as effective as a clinic-based group intervention for people with serious mental illness in a new study published online in Psychiatric Services. In a randomized controlled trial, researchers compared an mHealth approach (FOCUS), using mobile phones to deliver intervention, to a more traditional clinic-based group intervention, the Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP). (Source: eHealth News EU)
Source: eHealth News EU - May 30, 2018 Category: Information Technology Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news