Jon Flaxman, HP, Inc.'s Chief Operating Officer, just sent the the email below to the HP Partner community, announcing, according to a report in today's edition of The New York Times: "HP Inc. said on Monday that it had agreed to acquire Samsung Electronics Company’s printer business in a deal valued at $1.05 billion.
An article in yesterday's Fierce Healthcare IT, by contributor, Judy Mottl, announced that long-time Derive Healthcare client, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, is "launching a digital health services initiative to enhance patient care and foster faster and easier interaction among physicians. It features a pilot program providing patients virtual visit via real-time video following initial triage and medical screening."
A July 12, article in Becker's Hospital Review (on the Becker's HealthIT site), describes the new funding provided by the NIH to some of the New York Metro Area's most important hospitals -- all of them Derive Technologies' (and our dedicated, Derive Healthcare practice's) clients -- as part of the White House's Precision Medicine Initiative.
June 27, 2016 - A 6/22 article on MedGadget, entitled, "Digital Health Market – Growing Demand for Healthcare Technology,"indicates that opportunities for "deploying mobile technology in a healthcare set-up have significantly increased in the last few years." According to the article, this is because the "rising aging population, increasing price of advanced treatments, and shrinking healthcare expenses by governmen
An article in this week's Becker's Hospital Review (Becker's Health IT & CIO Review), written by columnist, Erin Marshall, put forth that, "While speaking at Startup Fest Europe in Amsterdam, Apple CEO Tim Cook underscored his company's interest in healthcare involvement, according to CNBC."
In an article earlier this week from Healthcare IT News, Technology Evangelist Nathan Wenzler shares some of the key takeaways from Ponemon's recently published study of Privacy & Data Security in Healthcare. The bottom line: Healthcare organizations must do more to protect sensitive data from breach threats. With 91% of respondents falling victim to at least one data breach in the past 2 years, healthcare IT teams must take action.
In an article yesterday from Healthcare IT News, Managing Editor Erin McCann shares the news that the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has officially released a long-awaited mobile security guide, specifically written for protecting medical data. This 82-page book offers healthcare institutions insights into how to bolster mHealth cybersecurity.