TIS Weekly (#76): eHealth — Digital Applications In Healthcare
[November 20th, 2016]
As an avid practitioner of rugby, chances are that once in a while you end up in the emergency room. Last week, it was my turn. Nothing serious, just a few stitches. But the full waiting room got me thinking, how many of these people could be helped with eCare? It would be cool if eHealth solutions could prevent full waiting rooms and traffic to the hospitals. A consult via Skype, telemonitoring of heart patients or in my case a stitching-robot controlled by a specialist? And check out this nifty Ketchum mHealth Mintor infographic.
Theme | HEALTH
The IBM Watson Health Cloud
The Health Cloud is a centralized cognitive system that is able to analyze a vast amount of data (including real-time patient’s data measured with wearables). It translates that information into knowledge that can help the healthcare professional in his decision-making process.
According to Elena L. ‟The IBM Watson Health Cloud is a cognitive system that brings together vast amount of health…tis.us11.list-manage.com
Theme | HEALTH
Stethoscope at home
CliniCloud is a digital stethoscope that comes with a mobile app and thermometer. It allows patients to keep track and monitor a cold, cough or fever. It may save you a ride to the hospital!
According to Elena L. ‟The CliniCloud Kit includes a digital stethoscope, thermometer and app, that allows users to…tis.us11.list-manage.com
Theme | DRONES
Ultrasounds from afar
SonoSite is a true innovator in the ultrasound industry and has developed a compact, portable system that allows ultrasound imaging to be sent to a doctor’s smartphone several miles away in a matter of seconds. It reduces the costs of an ultrasound from $80 to $2 per patient!
According to Simone de Bruin ‟eHealth could be of major impact on remote regions with little access to medical care…tis.us11.list-manage.com
Theme | HEALTH
HP eHealth Centers bring top notch primary healthcare to 40+ resource-poor locations in India, Bhutan and the Philippines, enabling early intervention and treatment of common health problems without traveling great distances.
According to Simone de Bruin ‟HP eHealth Centers leverage HPs expertise and technology to provide quality, affordable…tis.us11.list-manage.com
Event | TEDxAMS
TIS was following TEDx Amsterdam this Friday. Read all the social media highlights on Storify: #NewPower.
Like these videos on eHealth and looking for more? Our friends at Volta have a video special on eHealth this Saturday. Tune in atwww.voltatv.com.
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