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How new technologies and innovations are transforming heath care

How new technologies and innovations are transforming heath care | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
At AHIP’s Operations and Technology Forum, November 18-20 in Chicago, learn more about the evolving needs of the health insurance industry.
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Google Calico: Has Digital Health Just Become Redefined Around Immortality?

Google Calico: Has Digital Health Just Become Redefined Around Immortality? | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
Infinity and the search for longevity (Photo credit: Wikipedia) I've just taken my Google Glass and set them aside--at least for now. The new fascinating thought that is running through my head is the bold and curious venture of Google called Calico.
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How new digital diagnostic tools can help repair health care

How new digital diagnostic tools can help repair health care | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
Hospital misdiagnoses lead to as many as 40,500 patients dying annually. A panel of pioneering health entrepreneurs share how they are tackling this problem, and discuss some of the challenges in b...
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Realising the need for Wellthcare

Realising the need for Wellthcare | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
As the Clinical Editor of TEDMED, I have been lucky enough to speak to some of the biggest thinkers and innovators in health care. Their tho
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Home-based care benefits from mHealth technology and the personal touch | mHealthNews

Home-based care benefits from mHealth technology and the personal touch | mHealthNews | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
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Apple is suddenly really interested in health tech

Apple is suddenly really interested in health tech | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
According to a new report, Apple has been bringing on board experts in sensors that monitor the human body. Here’s how that could play into the company’s “iWatch” effort.
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Imagine you could ask Apple to produce Connected Health Devices. It is Called iHealthLabs

Imagine you could ask Apple to produce Connected Health Devices. It is Called iHealthLabs | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
In the past year, many of us have heard about connected health devices and their impact - especially in areas such as fitness and wellness.
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7 predictions for the future of health care technology

7 predictions for the future of health care technology | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
My predictions include a meritocracy for doctors, a massive reduction in patient costs, and more.
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Information Overload: The Big Challenge (And Opportunity) For Digital Health

Information Overload:  The Big Challenge (And Opportunity) For Digital Health | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
Just how much information can you swallow without getting sick? Yesterday I had the honor to speak at Maneesh Juneja's Health 2.0 event in London via Skype.  The topic was information obesity.
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Studies Find Clinical Decision Support Key to Improving Patient Safety

Studies Find Clinical Decision Support Key to Improving Patient Safety | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
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Rise Of The Physician Techie

Rise Of The Physician Techie | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
Two years ago, in a course about informatics in healthcare, I had the pleasure of meeting a pediatrician that turned chief medical informa
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HealthTap launches 'AppRx' so you can get app recommendations from real doctors

HealthTap launches 'AppRx' so you can get app recommendations from real doctors | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
Health Q&A startup HealthTap has added a new feature to its popular mobile apps called AppRx that lets doctors recommend high-quality medical mobile apps to everyday users.
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Do We Really Need To Quantify Ourselves?

Do We Really Need To Quantify Ourselves? | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
I recently chatted with a friend who works for a health related startup about the so-called Quantified Self trend. He’s been wearing the J
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Wearables will soon analyze your body chemistry to make you healthier

Wearables will soon analyze your body chemistry to make you healthier | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
The data provided by optical sensors combined with the insightful analysis conducted by computational biologists has the potential to change the dynamics of both the sports and medical industries.
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UCLA researchers' smartphone 'microscope' can detect a single virus, nanoparticles / UCLA Newsroom

UCLA researchers' smartphone 'microscope' can detect a single virus, nanoparticles / UCLA Newsroom | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
UCLA researchers' smartphone 'microscope' can detect a single virus, nanoparticles / UCLA Newsroom
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This sock tells you your baby's heart rate, sleep position, oxygen levels, and temperature

This sock tells you your baby's heart rate, sleep position, oxygen levels, and temperature | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
"I'm a dad, I've got 2 kids," project co-founder Jacob Colvin told me this morning. "I had a really close friend who lost their child while we were actually visiting them. We want to be able to pro...
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Bloodline app aims to find blood donors for patients (Wired UK)

Bloodline app aims to find blood donors for patients (Wired UK) | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
A team from the Indian Institute of Technology in Madras has developed an app called Bloodline, which aims to find blood donors for patients when they need it
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4 Best Practices for Creating Behavior Changing Mobile Health Apps

4 Best Practices for Creating Behavior Changing Mobile Health Apps | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
Wireless Innovation Council Research outlines 4 best practices for creating behavior changing mobile health apps that can influence healthier outcomes for patients.
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How Google Glass Is Changing Medical Education

How Google Glass Is Changing Medical Education | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
VideoMedical education, from traditional medical school to the field training of paramedics, is about to fall under the influence of Google Glass.  Today, high tech training simulation is mainstream.
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Neurotrack – The Wonder of Catching Alzheimer’s Disease Early Gives Hope.

Neurotrack – The Wonder of Catching Alzheimer’s Disease Early Gives Hope. | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
MedCrunch talked to Eli Kaplan the CEO of Neurotrack represented in  the Hive at  TEDMED about her exciting and meaningful venture – Ne
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Google’s Mobile Health Initiative Yields Unexpected Results | eyeforpharma

Google’s Mobile Health Initiative Yields Unexpected Results | eyeforpharma | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
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What We Learned from Studying 16 Million Cancer Conversations per Year

What We Learned from Studying 16 Million Cancer Conversations per Year | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
Last week, the W2O Group published a large-scale study of online conversations about cancer. This study, for the first time, featured public
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How to Revolutionize Health Care: Find Pain Points

How to Revolutionize Health Care: Find Pain Points | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
Revolutionizing Health Care was a major topic at last week's HealthBeat 2013. It was a conference that connected health care professionals w
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How 'big data' can help get you pregnant

How 'big data' can help get you pregnant | Innovation in Healthcare | Scoop.it
Serial entrepreneur and "PayPal mafia" member Max Levchin's new pregnancy app is a promising application of big data to real-world problems.
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