eHealth
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The Best Way to Prepare to Text Physician Orders

Tim Gee - July 27, 2016

Back in May 2016, the Joint Commission (JC) issued an update in their Perspectives publication describing their new position on allowing the secure texting of physician orders. (You…

eHealth
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From Pilot to Policy: Lessons from e-Health Deployed at Scale

Tim Gee - May 26, 2016

As mentioned in previous posts, the United4Health project was intended to test the deployment at scale of mobile health solutions and to integrate those telehealth services as…

Major EU Remote Monitoring Pilot Results
Global Healthcare
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Global Healthcare
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Major EU Remote Monitoring Pilot Results

Tim Gee - March 18, 2016

This post looks at some lessons learned from remote monitoring projects in Europe. This and subsequent posts are based on my last eight years of supporting these projects combined with…

4 Ways Health Care Is Different from Other Industries
Business
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Business
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4 Ways Health Care Is Different from Other Industries

Tim Gee - February 25, 2016

As a $1.7 trillion market with $3.24 trillion in health care expenditures in 2015, the US health care market can be a pretty tempting target to companies, entrepreneurs and investors…

Business
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HIMSS16 Preview: Data helps reveal theme of this year’s show

Tim Gee - February 19, 2016

It’s back to Las Vegas for HIMSS16 in a bit more than a week, which begs the question, what’s going to be theme of this year’s show?…

Diagnostics
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4 Models for Alarm Vigilance

Tim Gee - February 10, 2016

The method of arranging medical devices and those that recognize and respond to alarms is fundamental to alarm safety. The following are the 4 models or methods…

Monitoring for Deteriorating Conditions
Diagnostics
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Diagnostics
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Monitoring for Deteriorating Conditions

Tim Gee - January 27, 2016

Monitoring patients at risk of a deteriorating clinical condition (DCC) is a growing patient monitoring need in almost every hospital. Here’s why…  For many years, the need…

Policy & Law
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FDA Issues Draft Guidance on Cybersecurity

Tim Gee - January 19, 2016

The FDA sets manufacturer’s expectations on what is expected to address data security threats in medical devices.This draft guidance (pdf download) applies to conventional embedded system medical…

Interview with Sailesh Chutani, CEO of Mobisante
Business
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Business
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Interview with Sailesh Chutani, CEO of Mobisante

Tim Gee - January 27, 2015

My first exposure to Mobisante and their disruptive diagnostic ultrasound system was the mHealth Summit in November of 2010. At that time, the consumerization of medical devices…

Interview with Jim Welch, EVP, Sotera Wireless
eHealth
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eHealth
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Interview with Jim Welch, EVP, Sotera Wireless

Tim Gee - August 8, 2014

This interview is with a long established thought leader in patient monitoring and alarm notification, Jim Welch. Jim has demonstrated a knack for bringing a fresh approach…