Theranica Raises $35M to Bring Innovative Migraine Device to the USA

March, 2019
Source: Cision

Theranica Raises $35M to Bring Innovative Migraine Device to the USA

NETANYA, Israel, March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Theranica, a bio-medical technology company developing advanced electroceuticals for migraine and other prevalent diseases, announced the closing of its round B of financing, of $35 Million, led by aMoon, Israel’s largest healthcare VC. All existing investors of the company – Lightspeed Venture Partners, LionBird, Corundum Open Innovation and […]

Kit Check™ and Avery Dennison Partner to Improve Patient Safety by Integrating RFID into cGMP Packaging Lines

March, 2019
Source: Business Wire

Kit Check™ and Avery Dennison Partner to Improve Patient Safety by Integrating RFID into cGMP Packaging Lines

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kit Check, the leader in automated medication management solutions for hospitals, and Avery Dennison, a global leader in intelligent label solutions and the world’s largest UHF RFID partner, are partnering to work directly with drug manufacturers worldwide to apply RFID tags to medication packaging. Tagging pharmaceutical products in this way helps improve patient safety by […]

Keep in Touch: Experiential Marketing Best Practices

February, 2019
Source: DMNews

Keep in Touch: Experiential Marketing Best Practices

Omnichannel marketing uses the latest technology to reach the right consumers on devices they already utilize to look things up and make purchases. If eyes are glued to mobile screens or work computers most of the day, what does in real life (IRL) mean? Today, experiential marketing supplies any IRL effort with plenty of digital […]

Hospitals Get A Prescription For AI To Help Prevent Opioid Theft

February, 2019
Source: Forbes

Hospitals Get A Prescription For AI To Help Prevent Opioid Theft

Although they are meant to handle them responsibly, studies reveal that there are health care professionals who suffer from drug addiction. The findings suggest that 10%-15% of clinicians abuse drugs at some point during their career. This also typically means they have engaged in medication diversion. If you are not familiar with the term “diversion,” think of […]

Hackers are stealing millions of medical records – and selling them on the dark web

February, 2019
Source: CBS This Morning

Hackers are stealing millions of medical records – and selling them on the dark web

As health care providers store patients’ medical records digitally, some have left their files vulnerable to being exposed – and even sold on the black market, or the internet’s dark web. One victim of medical identity theft showed us just how much damage that could do. Read more…

36 late-, growth-, early-stage telehealth companies, according to Forrester

February, 2019
Source: Becker's Hospital Review

36 late-, growth-, early-stage telehealth companies, according to Forrester

The healthcare industry is expected to see virtual care demand outpace ambulatory care volumes by 2020, according to a Forrester report. As the value of the customer experience continues to increase, virtual care solutions must support patients along their entire care journey. To do this, health systems need to meet consumers’ evolved expectations, provide access to […]

Andrew Konya and his relentless pursuit of the truth

February, 2019
Source: Marketing Today Podcast

Andrew Konya and his relentless pursuit of the truth

This week on “Marketing Today,” Alan talks with Andrew Konya, CEO of Remesh, a company he co-founded in 2014 with the mission to create a technology that could truly represent the will of the people and amplify their collective voice. In that pursuit, Remesh uses AI to enable brands to engage with their audience quickly and more deeply to […]

Vidyo Integrates Telemedicine Video Conferencing Solution With Tyto Care For Remote Examination Capabilities

February, 2019
Source: BusinessWire

Vidyo Integrates Telemedicine Video Conferencing Solution With Tyto Care For Remote Examination Capabilities

HACKENSACK, N.J. & NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Vidyo, Inc., the leader in embedded real-time video solutions, today announced a planned integration with Tyto Care, the healthcare industry’s first all-in-one modular device and telehealth platform for on-demand, remote medical exams. Vidyo will integrate its VidyoConnect telemedicine video conferencing solution with the Tyto Care examination device to enhance remote examination […]

Q&A: Sweetch co-founder on digital health, wellness and Amazon & Apple influence

February, 2019
Source: Digital Health Age

Q&A: Sweetch co-founder on digital health, wellness and Amazon & Apple influence

Web Content Editor Ian Bolland spoke to Dana Chanan, CEO and co-founder of Sweetch, an artificial intelligence-based digital health coach that covers metabolic syndrome diseases. Topics discussed included Sweetch’s origins, what next for digital health and wellness, and how the likes of Amazon and Apple will affect the sector. First of all, where did the […]