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eWellness, Total Release Physical Therapy Ink Integration and Marketing Agreement

MHW learned Wednesday that eWellness Healthcare Corporation — a provider of telehealth solutions for clinical practices — has forged a new partnership with Total Motion Release Seminars (TMR).

TMR, if you’re not familiar, is a proprietary physical therapy methodology developed by Tom Dalonzo-Baker, MPT.

“TMR is a full-body oriented assessment and treatment approach which helps patients reduce their pain and impairments which are limiting their function,” an emailed statement reads. “This treatment approach is uniquely created to allow physical therapists to interact and treat their patients remotely so integration with PHZIO is expected to be widely adopted within the TMR community.”

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Dictum Health Makes Headway in Remote Patient Monitoring

Dictum Health, Inc., a top innovator in telehealth solutions for acute, post-acute, and remote patient monitoring, announced Wednesday that the company received FDA 510k clearance for spirometry, completing the cardiopulmonary capability of the IDM100 Medical Tablet.

“The system provides the most medically comprehensive telehealth solution in the market for clinical care anytime, anywhere,” a provided media release explains.

Intended for use with pediatrics and adults under supervision of a healthcare professional, the fully integrated diagnostic spirometer provides interpretation for immediate diagnostic assessment. The IDM100 Medical Tablet delivers the same clinical accuracy as an in-hospital exam, improving patient outcomes and reducing the risk of readmissions.

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Fruit Street Health Raises Additional Physician Funding

Ahead of the weekend, MHW learned that Fruit Street Health — a digital health and telehealth startup focused on delivering the CDC’s Diabetes Prevention Program and other chronic disease prevention programs — has raised an additional $3 million.

This is the latest update on funding since the company’s last funding announcement in MedCity News a year ago.

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ATA Announces Support for Department of Veterans Affairs Expansion of Telehealth

Ahead of the weekend, The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) weighed in on a big developing story in Washington.

Having long recognized the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) as a federal and national leader in telehealth, the ATA says it “strongly supports” the VA for eliminating state-by-state licensure requirements for health professionals employed by the Department of Veterans Affairs.

As the largest telehealth program in the U.S., the VA has long been a steward of innovative health delivery and financing models involving telehealth which support accessible, available, and affordable healthcare services to veterans.

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eWellness Building Artificial Intelligence Tools, Predictive Analytics

eWellness Healthcare Corporation – a provider of telehealth solutions for clinical practices — has big plans for the remaining months of 2017.

The company, we’re told, now anticipates adding Artificial Intelligence (AI) tools and predictive analytics into its PHZIO platform by the end of 2017.

This new AI and predictive analytics are anticipated to combine our current remote monitoring capabilities with machine learning and intelligent analytics that leverage patient health data to improve healthcare outcomes.

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New GHX eInvoicing Solution Helps Healthcare Suppliers Meet EU Directives

This morning in Brussels, the word came to MHW that Global Healthcare Exchange, LLC is announcing a new pan-European eInvoicing solution designed to help healthcare suppliers meet electronic invoicing regulations.

“With the new GHX eInvoicing, suppliers can issue and send compliant invoices to healthcare provider customers and governments across Europe from one connection,” an emailed statement reads.

The GHX solution, which works with the GHX Exchange Services, supports the eInvoicing requirements for integrity, authenticity, legibility and archiving under the VAT Directive 2006/112/ED and the Electronic Invoice Directive 2010/45/EU. It also provides an easy-to-use portal for customers to access invoices electronically, even those with no EDI capabilities.

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mHealth News: What You Need to Know

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

WellnessLiving Partners with Google
WellnessLiving, the all-in-one business management software focused on wellness businesses, has partnered with Google.

Doctor On Demand Brings Affordable Video Visits to Texas
On-demand video medicine provider Doctor On Demand today announced that it will offer video visits with US-trained, board-certified physicians for $10 to consumers within the State of Texas.

ClearHealth Quality Institute Forms Telemedicine Accreditation Standards Committee
MHW learned Thursday that ClearHealth Quality Institute (CHQI) has formed a Telemedicine Accreditation Standards Committee.

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