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Adventist Health Getting Aggressive with Telehealth

Adventist Health Getting Aggressive with TelehealthWith telehealth expected to dramatically alter the scope and nature of healthcare throughout the remainder of this decade, companies in the healthcare sector are piling into the telehealth market with exceeding enthusiasm.

As telehealth initiatives continue to focus on rural healthcare, Adventist Health and Blue Shield aren’t wasting time in accelerating this trend.

The partners are behind a new telehealth venture aimed at helping people in rural Northern California communities access specialty care.

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HIMSS: GE Healthcare & AirStrip Debut new Wireless Patient Monitoring Solution

GE Healthcare and AirStrip Technologies have debuted a new wireless patient monitoring solution during the HIMSS12 conference on Wednesday.

Dubbed AirStrip PATIENT MONITORING, the new solution securely delivers patient monitoring information to critical-care physicians through iOS devices including iPhones and iPads, while helping physicians interact with, manipulate and zoom in on more than 100 clinical measurements and access physiologic data anytime, anywhere.  AirStrip received FDA clearance for the platform that drives the new patient monitoring solution back in 2010 and announced it obtained the CE Mark just last month.

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