MobiHealthNews

By MobiHealthNews January 30, 2018
HIMSS is now accepting speaking proposals for the Precision Medicine Summit, May 17-18 in Washington, DC. Precision medicine is one of the hottest and most transformative topics in healthcare, and over two days, speakers will share their work, discuss industry trends, and, importantly, address what healthcare must do to make precision medicine — and personalized care — an everyday part of primary...
By Jonah Comstock January 8, 2018
Digital health has come a long way over the past decade. From clinical communication and care coordination, to patient entertainment and education, to virtual visits and AI-based triage tools, there are more ways for hospitals to leverage the smartphone for care transformation than ever before.  These technologies aren't just pilots or prototypes — they've arrived, at least at the forward...
By MobiHealthNews November 1, 2017
The deadline is fast approaching to submit a speaking proposal for Digital & Personal Connected Health @ HIMSS 18 in Las Vegas on March 5. The event is a collaboration between MobiHealthNews and the Personal Connected Health Alliance (PCHA).   The deadline to submit a proposal is 5 PM, EST, Tuesday, Nov. 7. Click here to submit a proposal and for more information. Sessions will explore the...
By MobiHealthNews January 4, 2017
MobiHealthNews and HIMSS are accepting speaker proposals for Pop Health Forum 2017, April 3-4, in Boston. This year’s event is going to dive deeper than ever into best practices, lessons learned and how healthcare providers and payers are succeeding with population health initiatives.   If your organization has a great story share, don’t keep it to yourself. Click here to submit a proposal and...
By Jonah Comstock June 20, 2016
At the MobiHealthNews 2016 event in San Francisco last week, one panel discussion on patient-generated health data came back again and again to the idea of patient-centricity and the importance of incorporating patients into the design of digital health interventions. “It’s really not just patient-generated data, it’s patient-focused data, which means everything from the collection of the data,...
By Brian Dolan September 16, 2015
I'm excited to share that HIMSS Media has acquired MobiHealthNews. The entire MobiHealthNews editorial team -- Jonah Comstock, Aditi Pai, and I -- are joining HIMSS Media. Apart from more content from me -- this deal has kept me busy in recent months -- the MobiHealthNews you know (and hopefully love) won't change. As part of the deal, my good friend and Mobi co-founder Joe Maillie is moving on....
By Jonah Comstock April 11, 2013
Taylor Salinardi talks about Bon App. (Photo by Aditi Pai) This week, MobiHealthNews co-hosted a special healthcare-themed Mobile Monday event at Ned Devine's bar here in Boston to showcase some local mobile health startups. The five startups presented a diverse range of products tackling different challenges in mobile health. The first company, RxApps, is leveraging SMS and responsive web as...
By Brian Dolan December 22, 2011
In a few days time MobiHealthNews will post its 2,000th article. We couldn't have done it without your support. Each and every day since late 2008 we have been covering the mobile health sector with news reports, commentaries, round-ups and analyses. In some ways mobile health has come a long way. In others, not much has changed. For example, the second article MobiHealthNews ever published was...
By Brian Dolan June 28, 2011
Rumor has it that Facebook is a pretty popular site these days. With that in mind, MobiHealthNews is excited to announce today the launch of our official Facebook Page. Click here to "Like" our Page, which is Facebook's way of recognizing you as a fan of our publication. Over at the new MobiHealthNews Facebook Page, you'll find our site's content as soon as it's published, along with a growing...