Intel: Home health needs behavior change not devices

By Brian Dolan

MobiHealthNews was on-site at last year's TEDMED event where Intel's Eric Dishman, the Director of Health Innovation and Policy for Intel's Digital Health Group, presented on home health monitoring devices and services. While Dishman did mention Intel's Health Guide device, his initial message was that new technology is not what's needed for home health, it's understanding the psychological and behavioral underpinnings of such services.

The organizers of TEDMED just published the video of Dishman's presentation at the event, which was held in San Diego last winter. Here's the 16 minute clip of Dishman's talk: