I have received the following request for information from a reader. I’ve drawn a blank. Please respond by leaving a comment if you can help. She says: “Does anyone know of an epilepsy monitor for a young lady who has… Read moreEpilepsy sensor request
If you are based in SE England, the South East Health Technologies Alliance (SEHTA) is running a free meeting and networking event on Friday 30th, 10.30 to 2.00 led by Dick Curry, who will be talking about the Technology Strategy… Read moreSE England networking meeting
In the byways of the internet, this item on the Cardiomedix website is one of the more diverting. It makes the case that the foundation of telemedicine can be traced back to 1901. It then takes a broad look at… Read moreTelemedicine from 1901
The NHS Purchasing and Supply Agency (PASA) team that constructed and maintains the National framework Agreement for Telecare has won the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply’s 2007 Supply Management Award for best public procurement project. Details here.
German telemonitoring service provider Vitaphone announced at Medica in Düsseldorf, a joint venture with Denmark-based RTX Healthcare. According to this item, more than thirty German insurance companies offer telemonitoring to their customers. Particularly popular amongst insurance companies is telemonitoring of… Read moreRTX and Vitaphone joint venture (Germany)
Israeli Aerotel Medical Systems and T-Care Conhecimento e Saúde SA, an emerging telehealth and telecare service provider in Portugal, have signed an agreement to distribute Aerotel’s remote monitoring products and related software in Portugal according to this press release.
I saw the notice of this local day conference in Norfolk on 22 November too late to post in advance. It looked like a good day, but I have not seen any follow up information.
The Federal Communications Commission has dedicated over $417 million for the construction of 69 statewide or regional broadband telehealth networks in 42 states and three US territories under the Rural Health Care Pilot Program. Story. And here’s what some states,… Read moreFCC announces creation of $417 million telehealth initiative (US)
The expansion of broadband internet service has facilitated the development of telemedicine technologies, improving healthcare to more Americans at a reduced cost, according to a study commissioned by the Internet Innovation Alliance (IIA). The report titled, “Advancing Healthcare Through Broadband:… Read moreBroadband Enables Better Health Care at Reduced Cost for More Americans
The results of the Philips National Study on the Future of Technology and Telehealth in Home Care (which began in May this year) were presented by Dr. Robert Fazzi and Timothy Ashe, RN, MBA at the NAHC Annual Meeting on… Read moreFirst findings from Philips study on Future of Technology and Telehealth in Home Care (US)