September 30, 2011
CareSpeak Communications announced this morning that it has inked a deal with UnitedHealth Group to bring the health plan's members two-way mobile text messaging services focused on improving adherence to treatment regimens. CareSpeak expects its service to come online over the course of the next year.
The CareSpeak-powered UnitedHealth SMS service will alert caregivers when those under their...
June 7, 2011
Speakers at the GSMA-mHA Mobile Health Summit, held this week in Capetown, South Africa, focused their talks on growing the emerging mobile healthcare market and making it sustainable, according to a series of reports from the GSMA's Mobile Business Briefing.
Pramod Gaur, VP of TeleHealth for UnitedHealth Group, spoke on how sustainable new solutions in the mobile health industry will need to...
November 23, 2010
MobiHealthNews recently interviewed Dr. Richard Migliori, executive vice president of UnitedHealth Group, about the payor's mobile health strategy, activities, apps and services. Migliori said that mobile health can help improve access to care and help the increasingly overburdened physician base better meet the needs of patients. Migliori explained the role of mobile apps backed by employer...
May 18, 2010
Over the weekend, the American Telemedicine Association 2010 event here in San Antonio kicked off with a number of speakers focused on telemedicine going global -- and how the mobile phone is driving that trend, according to a report over at HIT News.
“We’re just beginning to see the internationalization of healthcare,” ATA CEO Jonathan Linkous noted.
The mobile phone is driving that...