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January 13, 2020

What Adoption of Remote Patient Monitoring will mean for Healthcare Delivery

Millions of people are growing sicker and older at an accelerating rate. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that between 2015 and 2050, the number of individuals over 60 years will nearly double from 12% to 22%. Inevitably, an increasing number of older people will require more medical needs and caregiving, which will ultimately place more and more pressure on
Digital Health

Digital Health Research: A Guide

Digital health research & Shift in Perspectives | Patients Are the Focus of Research Digital health research plays a crucial role in telemedicine and e-health, which can be defined as medical treatment and research delivered by technology. Digital health research is much more than data collection, remote observation, and increased

NBC News

2:35 onward, NBC talking about QOLTY being used in a Sickle Cell trial. Exciting to see our work and customers being featured on the news!

Impact of Exercise on Progression of Neurodegenerative Disease (UCLA)

Overview Impact of Exercise on Progression of Neurodegenerative Disease UCLA partnered with HexCare to utilize wearable technology to assess the impact of exercise on Alzheimer’s disease. Patients with Alzheimer’s disease were enrolled to determine the impact of activity level on functional brain imaging studies. Challenges Overcome 1. Lack of established standard for exercise capacity in neurodegenearative disease 2. Poor smartphone
Digital Health

Stroke Education

W hat is a stroke? — Stroke is the medical term for when a part of the brain dies because of a problem with the blood. Strokes can happen when: ●An artery going to the brain gets clogged or closes off, and part of the brain goes without blood for too long ●An artery breaks open and starts bleeding into or
Digital Health

Digital Transformation in the Healthcare Industry: 5 Key Trends

Just about every industry is being shaken up by the rise of technology. This is a good thing, particularly for healthcare. The healthcare industry has always been one of the forward-thinkers in terms of technological innovation, so it comes as no surprise that we’re seeing new trends making an impact in healthcare.  What exactly is digital transformation and how does

mHealth App Development: Current Practices and Future Perspectives

mHealth App Development and Standardization of Innovative Technologies Advanced digital technology has become an integrated part of today’s health care industry. With the increasing use of smartphones worldwide, mHealth app development has become an essential aspect of digital health. Note that mHealth apps are defined as software programs for a mobile device designed to improve patient health outcomes. Figures show

Schizophrenia in mHealth

The world is now facing an epidemic of mental health disorders which due to their nature can be extremely challenging to study, diagnose, and treat. This is especially true of schizophrenia, a chronic mental health condition characterized by various clinical symptoms including distorted perception of reality, altered behavior, withdrawal from social relations, and inappropriate and sometimes even dangerous behaviors and

Institutional Review Boards (IRBs) and End-user License Agreements (EULAs)

The Gap between Institutional Review Boards (IRBs) and End-user License Agreements (EULAs) in Digital Health Research Digital technologies are evolving at a rapid pace, transforming clinical research and health care worldwide. By leveraging multimedia tools, mHealth apps, and big databases in medicine, however, security and privacy risks are also increasing. As wireless sensors, mobile devices and software programs have the