June 4, 2019
Digital health is still in many ways the new kid on the block within the healthcare industry. Within a short amount of time, the new field has turned the heads of investors and providers alike. But now the industry is beginning to grapple with questions around how to implement a sustainable economic business model.
“In the next five to six years or so the market is estimated to be $120 billion...
July 29, 2013
Premera Blue Cross Director of Member Engagement Neal Sofian and Blue Shield of California Senior Wellness Program Manager Ritu Riyat introduced ways in which their respective health plans are incentivizing patients and providing meaningful data to improve their everyday life at a mobile health conference last week in Boston.
Sofian takes issue with the one size fits all approach to a lot of...
April 21, 2010
Mobile PHR services provider AllOne Mobile's website is no longer live. Two of its three iPhone applications: AllOne Mobile and MyHealth Mobile have vanished from Apple's AppStore. Only the mCare app, which AllOne Mobile developed for the U.S. Army's "wounded warriors" remains available. The website and two apps went offline in either late February or early March.
An AllOne Mobile's spokesperson...
June 19, 2009
David Harlow over at the Health Blawg caught up with Microsoft SVP Peter Neupert event to discuss future plans for the company's PHR platform HealthVault. Neupert was just finishing up at the Microsoft Connected Health. While it wasn't a focus, mHealth did come up during the event.
Neupert told Harlow and the other reporters on the conference call that the HealthVault platform is device-agnostic...