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ClickAClinic.com to Attend ATA 2017 Telehealth 2.0 Conference

ATA to Host Telemedicine Venture SummitMedia Announcement: ClickAClinic.com®, a Florida-based telemedicine company specializing in a broad range of services, today announced it will exhibit at the ATA Telehealth 2.0 Conference at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida, April 23-25, 2017, at booth #2442.

ClickAClinic.com® will introduce its new ‘DME Deal’ (www.dmedeal.com), one of the most advanced online software platforms for secure and affordable mail-order and durable medical equipment, to more than 6,000 healthcare and industry professionals. DME Deal is the first of an expanding line of technological services that ClickAClinic.com® will roll out in 2017. It offers patients a quick, safe and affordable way to manage healthcare products online from the comfort of their home or office.

“We look forward to unveiling DME Deal at this year’s Telehealth 2.0 Conference which attracts the world’s leading technology companies, experts and insightful speakers,” said ClickAClinic.com® Founder and CEO, Lawrence Bentvena. “Our philosophy on medical consultations and treatment is that everyone should have quick and convenient access to healthcare. Through DME Deal, we’ve been able to accomplish this and empower patients.”

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Improving Portal Adoption Possible with mPulse Mobile Solution

Improving Portal Adoption Possible with mPulse Mobile SolutionIn this week’s installment of mHealthWatch’s new blog series, we’re tackling the challenge of improving portal adoption.

Although 87 percent of patients now want electronic access to their health records, according to athenahealth’s research highlighted recently by Healthcare Information, the portal adoption rate in the U.S. is just 29%. As a result, it behooves Integrated Delivery Networks (IDNs) to seek new and effective ways to improve their portal adoption rates and increase their return on investments in procurement of engaged patients.

For this particular case study , we’re setting our sights on the experience of a large, multi-state IDN which invested significant resources into boosting portal adoption. This effort in question provided the foundation for a case study presented in mPulse Mobile’s new Outcomes Report.

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mHealth News: What You Need to Know

IDG-1132x670Here are some of the top stories in healthcare, telemedicine, and mobile health that we have been monitoring this past week.

No-Show Woes Reduced by mPulse Mobile Appointment Reminders
This week, in the continuation of our new blog series, we’re taking a closer look at the impact of mobile appointment reminders.

eKare Introduces First Google Tango-Enabled Mobile Medical App for Wound Care
It’s a first of its kind announcement and achievement for eKare Inc., a medtech company based in metropolitan DC.

New Study Dishes on the Secret to Effective Pharma Advertising
Our sister site MMW is reporting that that the rule of three is just what the doctor ordered when it comes to effectively reaching physicians with pharma advertising.
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Synergy Pharmaceuticals Launches Emoji Campaign

indexSynergy Pharmaceuticals has just announced the launch of the Poop Troop, a series of 14 animated emojis designed to encourage conversation and allow people to better express the physical and emotional impact of chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC).

“Bowel movements can be a sensitive topic for people who live with CIC to discuss, often leaving them feeling a lack of validation from those with whom they may interact,” this morning’s announcement reads.

The Poop Troop is part of a broader disease education initiative launched by Synergy, called Confront Constipation, designed to raise the understanding and increase dialogue on managing CIC. The Poop Troop emoji keyboard app is available for iOS and Android and can be downloaded for free from the Apple App Store and Google Play store. Once installed, the Poop Troop can be accessed directly from the standard keyboard page on a user’s smartphone.

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mHealth News: What You Need to Know

mHealth News Here’s What Happened This WeekHere are some of the top stories in healthcare, telemedicine, and mobile health that we have been monitoring this past week.

Virtual Reality Admitted to Children’s Hospital
According to a new report from VRJournal, pediatric cardiologists at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford are embracing the power of virtual reality.

Fitbit Touts Global Availability of Alta HR
Fitbit, a leader in the connected health and fitness market, announced this week the availability of Fitbit Alta HR at major retailers across the globe.

New York Attorney General Enters Settlement With Three mHealth App Developers
Last week, the New York Office of the Attorney General (“OAG”) announced settlements with three mobile health application developers to resolve allegations that the companies made misleading claims and engaged in “irresponsible privacy practices.”
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mHealth News: What You Need to Know

Emanate Wireless Upgrades PowerPath TempHere are some of the top stories in healthcare, telemedicine, and mobile health that we have been monitoring this past week.

Virtual Reality Admitted to Children’s Hospital
According to a new report from VRJournal, pediatric cardiologists at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford are embracing the power of virtual reality.

WellDoc and the Healthy Trucking Association of America Partner to Address Diabetes in Trucking Industry
Digital health leader WellDoc and the Healthy Trucking Association of America (HTAA) announced their partnership to help truckers living with diabetes.

IdeaCrew Adds Health and Regulatory Leader to Management Team
On Wednesday, in an effort to support its growing benefits enrollment and technology-based health services business, IdeaCrew announced that Patrick Canavan, Psy.D., has joined the company as Vice President of Consulting Services.
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mHealth News: What You Need to Know

rx_notebook_bg_mediumHere are some of the top stories in healthcare, telemedicine, and mobile health that we have been monitoring this past week.

mHealthWatch to Publish New Blog Series Focusing on How Interactive Text Messaging Revolutionizes Patient Engagement
Mobile engagement solutions provider mPulse Mobile has demonstrated in the short time since the company was founded in 2015 that it understands better than anyone else precisely how interactive text messaging holds the potential to revolutionize patient engagement.

New Research: 29% of Patients Give Their Healthcare Providers an ‘A’ for Use of Tech
CDW Healthcare recently launched its 2017 Patient Engagement Perspectives Study.

Corindus Teams with WakeMed Health & Hospitals
Corindus Vascular Robotics announced Wednesday that WakeMed Health & Hospitals will partner with Corindus to develop a national center of excellence to advance patient care and clinical robotics research and to train interventional cardiologists on robotic-assisted percutaneous coronary interventions (“PCI”) using the CorPath GRX System.

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