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AT&T Rolls Out New Solution for ‘Mobile Peace of Mind’


AT&T Rolls Out New Solution for Mobile Peace of Mind   senior care remote patient monitoring Mobile Devices AT&T EverThere AT&T In response to the alarming reality that one-third of adults over the age of 65 suffer a fall each year, the use of mobile technology has never been more important in offering senior care and elderly patient monitoring.

To that end, AT&T says it wants to provide peace of mind for the elderly and their families through the launch of AT&T EverThere, a small wearable device that can detect falls and quickly identify location.

EverThere became available through the AT&T website on Wednesday.

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AT&T Exec Forecasts The Perfect Storm In mHealth Transformation


AT&T Exec Forecasts The Perfect Storm In mHealth Transformation   mHealth Geeta Nayyar Chief Medical Information Officer at AT&T AT&T Geeta Nayyar, Chief Medical Information Officer at AT&T, has just published an optimistic new commentary on the state of mHealth that forecasts how and why the mHealth transformation taking place will continue.

According to Nayyar, innovative processes and technology are fast replacing yesterday’s inefficient practices, and they all have an important common denominator: the patient.

“Putting the patient at the center of the discussion allows us to bring forward engaging technology, where they can be more in control of their health,” Nayyar says.

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AT&T Enters Home Health Management with Numera


AT&T Enters Home Health Management with Numera   telehealth Numera Libris Numera AT&T With the telehealth market expected to exceed $6 billion by 2020, it’s not surprising in the least that we’re beginning to see large partnerships form in this burgeoning space.

Declaring that continuity of care is critical for better health, AT&T announced this week that it is entering the home health management realm through a new partnership with Numera.

Targeting individuals living with chronic conditions, AT&T will now serve as the wireless network and location services provider for Numera Libris.

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AT&T, Verizon Tip Hat to Health in New Board Appointments


AT&T, Verizon Tip Hat to Health in New Board Appointments   walgreens verizon mobile operators mobile health watch mobile health mHealth Humana CES 2013 AT&T Verizon and AT&T – the two largest mobile operators in the Unites States, respectively – have announced new appointments to their individual boards.

And both appointments are veritable tips of the hat to health and the growing importance of technology’s fusion with healthcare, particularly in the mobile realm.

It’s a trend that MHW observed with crystal clarity at CES 2013 last month.

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AT&T and Intuitive Health to Pilot Remote Patient Monitoring Solution to Help Reduce Hospital Readmissions


AT&T and Intuitive Health to Pilot Remote Patient Monitoring Solution to Help Reduce Hospital Readmissions   remote patient monitoring remote monitoring readmissions patient monitoring Intuitive Health hospitals hospital readmissions healthcare costs health costs AT&T Helping reduce hospital readmissions is a large reasons for bringing digital and mobile health technologies to market, especially ones that allow patients to take more control over their care while at home and after they leave the hospital the first time.

That’s where remote patient monitoring comes in, and numerous companies large and small are entering the race.  It was announced that AT&T is teaming up with Intuitive Health to pilot a home-based remote monitoring solution that helps engage patients and family members in their own care, while seamlessly involving healthcare providers through integration with their clinical information systems.  The end goal for the pilot is to help reduce hospital readmissions and associated healthcare costs, while increasing quality of care and patient satisfaction.

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American Medical Association (AMA) and AT&T Combine Health Platforms For Improved Collaboration


American Medical Association (AMA) and AT&T Combine Health Platforms For Improved Collaboration   patient care mobile healthcare mobile health mHealth HIMSS12 HIMSS 2012 HIMSS HIE healthcare platforms healthcare IT healthcare information exchange health platforms health IT platforms health IT clinical integration AT&T Healthcare Community Online AT&T Healthcare AT&T American Medical Association AMAGINE AMA It’s been announced by the American Medical Association (AMA) and AT&T that the two have forged a partnership to enable “hundreds of thousands of physicians, physician organizations and medical societies nationwide to connect and collaborate with hospitals, payers and patients to help enhance patient care and reduce costs.”

To accomplish this goal, the two organizations will integrate the AMA’s “AMAGINE” physician community portal with AT&T’s “Healthcare Community Online,” which will create a centralized, advanced collaborative care and Healthcare Information Exchange (HIE) platform.  Together, both organizations have the primary goal of providing physicians with more “tools at their fingertips to modernize the management of their practices.”

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AT&T Launches Beta Version of its Development Center for mHealth


AT&T Launches Beta Version of its Development Center for mHealth   mobile healthcare mobile health Mobile Apps mobile applications mHealth apps mhealth app ecosystem mHealth app development mhealth app creation mHealth AT&T mHealth AT&T Development Center for mHealth AT&T AT&T is continuing its large-scale mobile health initiative by announcing the introduction of its “Developer Center for mHealth,” which provides an open set of developer tools and infrastructure services to “streamline, accelerate and lower costs in the development, deployment and management of enterprise-grade mHealth applications.”

Launched as a beta version, the new developer center has the aim of providing an ecosystem where disparate applications can link together, at the direction of the healthcare consumer, to create a more complete, accessible, and personalized healthcare experience.

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