"virtual care" articles

Parks Associates today announced the keynote speakers for the inaugural Connected Health Summit , taking place September 4-5, 2014 in San Diego. Executives from Ascension Health, Humana Wellness, Kaiser, Qualcomm Life, and Walgreens will highlight this year's two-day conference. The Connected Health Summit, with  charter sponsors  ADT, Care Innovations, Lowe's, and Z-Wave, will feature sessions that examine every touch point in the healthcare industry where...
 
Parks Associates recently released new consumer data examining the impact of technology on the healthcare needs of U.S. consumers. The report, which includes 2,500 consumers in U.S. broadband households, finds that the top three digital health activities over the past year include looking up health information online, using a provider or insurer's website, and using websites for appointments, lab results, or prescriptions. Healthcare providers and insurers, drug companies,...
 
by Kaitlin Hawkins | Apr. 23, 2014
Tags: care management, remote health monitoring, virtual care
Parks Associates today announced the dates for the inaugural Connected Health Summit: Engaging Consumers . The event, taking place September 4-5 in San Diego, will focus on the consumer-centric health and wellness markets, as well as emerging technology within mobile health and healthcare IT. Interactive panel discussions with industry leaders and Parks Associates analysts will discuss increasing consumer engagement, producing better care outcomes, and growing revenues and building...
In a recent Forbes article, John Nosta writes about the future of digital health as he sees it. Basing his commentary on a Seinfeld episode, Nosta writes that wearable technology—like the FitBit—won't be around for very long. Outlining different fads that will come and go—first wearables, then dermals, then consumables—Nosta concludes that it will be the emerging technology you don't see that will stick. "It’s the sensor that’s built into your life and not attached...
 
by Kaitlin Hawkins | Mar. 12, 2014
Tags: care management, remote health monitoring, virtual care
Virtual care programs and telemonitoring platforms are at the heart of the connected health industry. Allowing patients to stay on top of their health goals while remaining in contact with physicians and healthcare professionals, telehealth solutions provide solutions for patients looking for convenient, connected care. New Parks Associates research finds that over a quarter of U.S. households have used some type of virtual care communication tool in the past 12 months. This figure...
Parks Associates, HIMSS , and Intel-GE Care Innovations ™ are co-hosting an upcoming webinar, " Extending Care to Drive Behavior Change ," on Thursday, February 13 at 2p.m. EST (11am PST). As the demand for healthcare increases, the need for providers to offer tailored services to patients becomes increasingly important. New initiatives in telehealth and remote care provide expanded services to patients while decreasing costs for providers.Additionally, new next-gen...
When you think of consumer electronics devices for at-home health-care, what’s the first thing that comes to mind?  Let me guess, “ I’ve fallen and I can’t get up! ”  Yes, LifeCall (the company behind the ad) forever carved a place in marketing history by turning life-saving technology into the butt of countless jokes.  In the process they not only undermined their own business success but also cast doubt on an entire industry.  (Shouldn’t there be some kind...
As part of the Digital Health research service, Parks Associates issued a Market Focus report on health-related, consumer electronics devices, “Multiple Medication Management & Smart Pill Boxes”. The study surveyed over 3,000 people that take multiple medications and gauged their interest in consumer electronics devices that could help them manage their medicines. One of the findings is that, young people are actually more open to using these devices than the elderly. One...
 
by Harry Wang | May. 16, 2012
Tags: connected CE, remote health monitoring, virtual care

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