US WiFiMed Holdings Company, Inc. whose holdings are providers of ‘physician workflow solutions’ has announced that it has signed a memorandum of understanding to purchase UK-based Integrated Telecare Ltd (iTelecare). The acquisition is expected to be completed by the end… Read moreWiFiMed Holdings to purchase iTelecare Ltd (UK)
25 English councils are to be given another £80 million between now and 2010 for additional Extra Care Housing developments. At an amazingly low average capital cost of £39,312 per dwelling, we shouldn’t complain, but it doesn’t quite square with… Read moreExtra care housing – 25 new sites announced (UK)
The Silver Life Institute, based in Paris, is a research organisation that aims (amongst other things) to: encourage consideration of ideas and questions in relation to society and old age diffuse knowledge from research into technology, economics, medical and social… Read moreFrench Silver Life Institute branch in UK
Dr Ted Eytan comments on four articles he has been reading on home health (remote patient) monitoring. His breath-of-fresh-air conclusions are cautiously positive. Now Reading: A Few Peer-Reviewed Articles About Patient Willingness to Self-Monitor.
Many press releases in this field are self-aggrandising and/or bland beyond bearing, but the following two hit an all time low of incompetence verging on farce. The first, by diabetes-monitoring company XTend has the subheading ‘Company Begins Telemedicine Program With… Read moreXTend and Vocollect hit a low spot
Following the recent deal with the Catalonian Reial Automobil Club, Canadian Medical Intelligence Technologies (producer of the Columba bracelet and Urgentsys) has signed a licensing agreement to grant exclusive commercialization rights for its products and services to LUXGSM, one of… Read moreMedical Intelligence commercialisation license agreement with LUXGSM
What do you make of this story? Fears over changes to wardens’ services After you ‘vote’ you will be able to see how your opinion compares with other readers. [poll=5] If you had a response not covered above, do leave… Read moreReaders' poll: Fears over changes to wardens' services