11 Chronic Disease Technologies to Watch

July 4, 2012
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CHCF/NEHI has released a list of 11 emerging chronic disease technologies to watch and they include some familiar applications. Each has the potential to reduce costs and improve the quality of chronic disease care in California, and elsewhere.  

CHCF/NEHI has released a list of 11 emerging chronic disease technologies to watch and they include some familiar applications. Each has the potential to reduce costs and improve the quality of chronic disease care in California, and elsewhere.  

  • tele-stroke care
  • Virtual visits
  • Mobile asthma management tools
  • In-car telehealth
  • Extended care eVisits
  • Mobile clinical decision support
  • Medication adherence tools
  • Social media promoting health
  • Mobile cardiovascular tools
  • Home telehealth
  • Mobile diabetes management tools

The full report is at Getting to Value: Eleven Chronic Disease Technologies to Watch.  It includes barriers to technology innovation and adoption.