PR Newswire, 02/20/19
New Research Shows Significant Improvements In Mental Health With The Use Of Online Interventions In A Real-World Setting
NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Research recently published in the peer-reviewed International Journal of Wellbeing demonstrates that the u...
How Internal Automation In Healthcare Is Helping Staff And Patients
Times change, the cloud got secure, and software-makers targeting the healthcare industry got HIPAA compliant. As a result, smaller healthcare prov...
Psychology Today, 02/20/19
Campus Check-In: Mental Health Treatment Expands to Apps
As campuses struggle to meet mental health needs, digital tools are considered.
Tech Next, 02/19/19
Nigerian HealthTech Startup, Oncopadi to Participate in the Mobile World Congress in Spain
Nigerian healthtech platform, Oncopadi, has been selected to participate in the Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2019 taking place between February 25th...
Harvard Business Review , 02/19/19
5 Ways Bosses Can Reduce the Stigma of Mental Health at Work
One in four adults struggle with a mental health issue.
5 Health Tech Trends That Will Drive Disruption in 2019
The emergence of tech-based startups is taking Indian Startup ecosystem in a whole lot of action in several levels, marking its presence in the hea...
NeuroFlow wins pitch competition at HIMSS healthcare conference
CEO Chris Molaro beat out six other companies in the Venture Connect competition at Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society's 2019 co...
Practice Business, 02/13/19
NHS must prepare staff properly for healthtech evolution
The review, led by Eric Topol, a digital medicine researcher, shows that, in two decades' time, around 90% of NHS jobs will require some form of di...
HealthTech Magazine , 02/12/19
HIMSS 2019: Hybrid Cloud Gains Momentum in Healthcare
New Nutanix report finds the technology is steadily growing as a priority for organizations.
Mental health startup Lantern will continue to live through IP licensing deals
After winding down its consumer-oriented operations last July, mental health startup Lantern has partnered with larger mental health providers to l...
How To Get Mental Health Aid Certified, & Why It’s Important
If you and a friend get in an accident and your friend breaks their leg, you know to call 911 for help. But when people struggle with mental illnes...
The Huffington Post , 02/11/19
Police Driving Mental Health Patients To Hospital In 48% Of All Crisis Cases
"People who are in mental health crisis are patients in need of expert medical care, they are not suspects who require police intervention."
PR Newswire, 02/11/19
Applications Open for HealthTech Arkansas Accelerator
LITTLE ROCK, Ark., Feb. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthTech Arkansas, Arkansas Heart Hospital, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAM...
Digital Health Age, 02/11/19
Healthtech startup receives Innovate UK grant for rare disease solution
Healthtech startup Mendelian has received a grant from Innovate UK to build solutions aiming to assist GPs in identifying NHS patients who potentia...
Elite Business Magazine , 02/08/19
Calm becomes the world’s first mental health tech unicorn after raising an $88m series B round
Mindfulness app Calm plans to expand further after being valued at $1bn and aims to improve its users sleep
CNYCentral , 02/07/19
New York state budget proposal promotes mental health programs
(AP) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo's spending proposals for New York state's mental hygiene programs are the subject of a public hearing in Albany. The Demo...
As threats proliferate, so do new tools for protecting medical devices and hospitals
Six months after an episode of “Homeland” showed hackers exploiting security vulnerabilities in the (fictional) vice president’s pacemaker, Mike Ki...
Eating Fruits & Veggies Can Boost Your Mood & Other Positive Mental Health Effects, Two New Studies Show
It turns out the way you eat affects more than just your physical health. According to new research, eating lots of fruits and vegetables can boost...
IT Munch, 02/06/19
AI-Driven Health Tech Solutions Showcased by Philips
Read the latest #aitech blog titled, "AI-Driven Health Tech Solutions Showcased by Philips". Visit iTMunch to know more about technology.
H|T: The healthtech times - Is another Theranos coming?
The Healthtech Times is a weekly newsletter covering healthtech news from Canada and around the globe.
European CEO, 02/05/19
Top 5 ways employers can support positive workplace mental health
Negative mental health affects those living with it and the workplaces responsible for employee wellbeing. Simple changes to corporate culture can ...
Compelo , 02/04/19
Healthtech start-up Mendelian receives £500k to diagnose patients with rare diseases
UK startup Mendelian has received a grant to improve rare diseases diagnosis with technology that incorporates data analytics and "augmented intell...
Mental illness key issue for kids:teachers
The vast majority of teachers believe mental health issues are among the top health concerns teachers face, according to a new survey.
Stat News, 02/01/19
To improve mental health treatments, scientists try to dissect the pieces that make them work
A $200 million Wellcome Trust commitment will support mental health research, including scientists studying the underpinnings of existing treatments.
Smart Company, 01/31/19
Healthtech Coviu lands $1.2 million grant to commercialise remote physio solution
Healthtech startup Coviu has secured $1.18 million in grant funding to commercialise its remote physiotherapy technology, and free up hospital beds.
Business Den, 01/31/19
California firm buying health tech startup MyStrength
MyStrength CEO: “The vision of combining the two companies is to offer a true whole health solution.”
Health-tech platform Medlife acquires MedLabz
Health-tech platform Medlife International Pvt. Ltd has acquired Mumbai-based digital healthcare platform and home diagnostics
Geek Wire, 01/31/19
Sentinel Healthcare raises $2M to monitor hypertension in round led by PSL Ventures
Medical data startup Sentinel Healthcare has raised $2 million in funding round led by PSL Ventures, Pioneer Square Lab’s investment arm. The compa...
The Advent Of AI And Blockchain In Health Care
The technologies that power artificial intelligence are already driving insights across a variety of sectors.
New York Times, 01/29/19
Fighting the Stigma of Mental Illness Through Music
An orchestra in which all the musicians are dealing with mental health issues is working to harness the healing power of music.
Zebra Technologies Acquires Temptime To Boost IoT Healthcare
Temptime manufacturers temperature monitoring solutions for mission-critical applications in the healthcare industry.
The Oregon Live , 01/29/19
Oregon lawmaker seeks $2 million for mental health centers
State Rep. Cedric Hayden, R-Roseburg, introduced legislation Wednesday that would establish three small around-the-clock support centers for Oregon...
With Insurers Signaling Interest, Can Blockchain Disrupt Healthtech?
Late last week, IBM and several other large companies that serve the healthcare industry announced a collaboration aimed at determining whether, an...
Business Times, 01/29/19
Singapore healthtech firm MyDoc in JV to tackle rising cost of employee healthcare in India
SINGAPORE-BASED healthtech firm MyDoc has formed a joint venture (JV) with India tech solutions company UST Global to tackle employee healthcare in...
Fintech And Biotech Are Coming Together To Transform Drug Development
Tech's latest impact on drug developement may not be in the lab, but in bank, as blockchain emerges as a new methodology to redefine and advance th...
Nashville Public Radio, 01/29/19
Nashville Opens No-Fee Crisis Center For Mental Health
Nashville police have a new place to drop off people who've been arrested and need a psychiatric evaluation. But the new 24-hour facility in Metro ...
The Verge, 01/28/19
Meet the Scientists who are training AI to diagnose mental illness
What if a brain scan could tell you what medicine treats your depression?
Georgia Tech, 01/25/19
Georgia Tech Hosts State Legislative Leaders at ATDC HealthTech Summit
With health care a major focus at the state and national levels, the Georgia Institute of Technology welcomed Georgia Lt. Gov. Geoff Duncan and oth...
The Ringer, 01/25/19
Why Mental Health Apps Sound Like Millennials
It seems like every brand has adopted a casual, youthful voice to correspond with users on email and social media. Should a company offering licens...
Poor mental health can lead to physical ailments
When she was 14 years old, Diana Chao began having migraines. She often felt dizzy as she walked. Sunlight seemed to pierce her skull.
The Oakland Press, 01/25/19
Teens raise $34,000 to support mental health for peers
Workshops and one-on-one sessions with teens to support mental health provided by Easterseals Michigan will be expanding this year with a $34,000 d...
Health Payer Intelligence , 01/24/19
Aetna, Anthem, HCSC Back Healthcare Blockchain Initiative
Aetna, Anthem, and HCSC join IBM and PNC Bank in a new collaboration to create an ecosystem to support healthcare blockchain technology.
Mental Illness Is The Most Neglected Health Problem In The Developing World
When we think of international aid, we usually picture packages of food, vaccines, and water sanitation systems. Evidently, these are all fundament...
Electronic Design , 01/23/19
The IoT Ushers in a Healthcare Industry Revolution
Introducing IoT as a platform and concept has redefined the machine-to-human (M2H) interaction for efficient healthcare facilities—and increased th...
HealthTech , 01/23/19
Healthcare Interoperability Gets a Boost with the Release of HL7’s FHIR R4
Health Level Seven’s latest iteration of its Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources standard promises to offer a more normative approach.
Childhood lead exposure tied to adult mental health issues
(Reuters Health) - - Beyond the well-known effects of childhood lead exposure on...