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HIMSS 2016: Yorktel Introduces Portable Telehealth Kit

HIMSS 2016 Yorktel Introduces Portable Telehealth KitFrom HIMSS 2016 in Booth #11512, Yorktel — a provider of cloud, UC&C, and video managed services — has just introduced FeatherMed, which is being hailed as a self-contained, clinical portable telehealth kit.

What exactly is a mobile telehealth kit?

FeatherMed is described as being an “on-the-go” telehealth kit that can easily be carried into various remote and home care situations, for emergency or follow-up care with seniors, veterans and chronically ill patients.

Packaged in a sleek, ergonomic, small form factor carrying case, FeatherMed is 50 percent lighter and far less bulky than other market offerings.
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HIMSS 2016: Equicare Health Introduces Oncology Education Module

HIMSS 2016 Equicare Health Introduces Oncology Education ModuleThis morning, HIMSS 2016 kicks off in Las Vegas and mHealthWatch is on the convention floor to intercept the initial wave of headlines and announcements to emerge from this year’s conference.

First up? Equicare Health Inc., a leading supplier of comprehensive oncology care coordination solutions, hit the ground running with an early announcement Monday morning.

The company, we’ve learned, will introduce an education module featuring content from industry leaders OncoLink, at their booth at HIMSS 2016 conference.
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HIMSS 2016: FormFast to Showcase Mobile Bedside Consent Solution

HIMSS 2016 FormFast to Showcase Mobile Bedside Consent SolutionmHealthWatch learned Monday that FormFast, a healthcare industry provider of eForms, Workflow and eSignature technologies, will unveil their new Mobile Bedside Consent Solution at the HIMSS16 Conference & Exhibition.

FormFast’s paperless consent solution enables healthcare organizations to capture the appropriate consents at a patient’s bedside on a mobile tablet.
Consent documents are instantly archived into the EHR, preventing lost documents, expediting care and ensuring compliance.

Many hospitals today still rely on paper forms to capture informed consents, the company says. This inefficient method can slow the speed-of-care, impact patient safety, and ultimately, put hospitals at risk. FormFast’s Mobile Bedside Consent Solution fills this remaining gap in EHR systems and delivers enterprise-wide operational and efficiency benefits.

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HIMSS 2016: PwC Aims to Advance Innovation in Healthcare

HIMSS 2016 PwC Aims to Advance Innovation in HealthcarePwC will be at HIMSS 2016 to talk up the launch of DoubleJump Health, a consumer health accelerator that “speeds the pace of innovation in person-centered health and brings medical and scientific breakthroughs to the market more quickly.”

According to a company announcement, there are two solutions that are first to launch: DoubleJump Interchange, aimed at breaking down barriers for ecosystem collaboration, data integration and analysis; and Bodylogical from DoubleJump Health, which will help predict chronic health outcomes at an individual and population level.

“We believe that in order to thrive in the New Health Economy™, businesses need more than a competitive edge. They must accelerate — even leapfrog — innovation. And that’s where DoubleJump Health comes in,” says Kelly Barnes, partner, PwC Health Industries practice leader. “PwC’s investment in this area is game-changing for our clients and the healthcare industry in order to meet the complex challenges of the future.”
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HIMSS 2016: Velocity Technology Solutions to Unveil Zoom Notify

HIMSS 2016 Velocity Technology Solutions to Unveil Zoom NotifyLater this month, Velocity Technology Solutions Inc., a provider of enterprise application cloud services, will debut Zoom Notify — a patent pending technology for proactive applications event notification.

This will be the first time the offering has been shown to a general audience at the annual HIMSS Conference and Exhibition in Las Vegas, which spans February 29th through March 4th.

Velocity will offer live demonstrations by Paul Mockenhaupt, Senior Vice President of Innovation and Development, daily at 11AM and 2PM, at its booth, 11312.
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HIMSS 2016: HealthViewX to Exhibit Care Orchestration Solution

Nuance Shows Off Dragon Medical One PlatformHealthViewX, a healthcare IT solutions company, is returning to HIMSS this year.

According to an announcement Wednesday, HealthViewX will be exhibiting its professionally managed care orchestration platforms, which provide “superior care to the patients inside and outside the hospital.”

These platforms specifically focus on chronic care management, reducing readmissions and contributing to better healthcare for individuals with reduced spending.

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