Telehealth
Telehealth is the delivery of health-related services and information via telecommunications technologies. Telehealth could be as simple as two health professionals discussing a case over the telepho...
Robots Outperform Surgeons Operating On Pigs
Surgeons and scientists from the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children's National are the first to demonstrate that supervised, autonomous robotic soft tissue surgery on...
U.S. FDA Accepts First Digital Medicine New Drug Application
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Otsuka) and Proteus Digital Health (Proteus) today announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has determined that the New Drug Application (ND...
'Da Vinci' robot allows patients to leave hospital two days after major surgery
The Da Vinci robot, used by the Newcastle Hospital Trust, has allowed patients to leave hospital within two days of surgery, suffering only minimal post-operative pain.
Robotic Spine and Brain Surgery - Mazor Renaissance Technion Born Technology
Prof. Moshe Shoham of Technion-Israel Institute of Technology's D. Dan and Betty Kahn Medical Robotics Laboratory in the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering is the Founder and CTO of Mazor Robotics. The...
Robotic Tentacle Targets Keyhole Surgery
Italian engineers have built a robotic arm, aimed at improving surgical operations and inspired by the octopus. Just like its aquatic inspiration, the robotic tentacle has no rigid skeleton; it can be...
Remote patient monitoring
Remote patient monitoring (RPM) is a technology to enable monitoring of patients outside of conventional clinical settings (e.g. in the home), which may increase access to care and decrease healthcare...
Remote patient monitoring - Wikipedia
Connected Health
Connected health is a model for healthcare delivery that uses technology to provide healthcare remotely. Connected health aims to maximize healthcare resources and provide increased, flexible opportun...
Association of Telehealth Service Providers
Association of Telehealth Service Providers (ATSP) is an international membership-based trade non-profit organization dedicated to improving health care through growth of the telehealth industry and p...
U.S. FDA Accepts First Digital Medicine New Drug Application
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. (Otsuka) and Proteus Digital Health (Proteus) today announced that the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has determined that the New Drug Application (ND...
Telemental Health
Telemental health (or telebehavioral health, Telepsychiatry) is the use of telecommunications technology to provide behavioral health services. Examples of telemental health services include providing...
Remote surgery
Remote surgery (also known as telesurgery) is the ability for a doctor to perform surgery on a patient even though they are not physically in the same location. It is a form of telepresence. A robot...
European Health Telematics Association
The European Health Telematics Association (EHTEL) is a European non-profit organization, which provides a platform to all European eHealth stakeholders to exchange information on eHealth. Martin Denz...
Continua Health Alliance
Continua Health Alliance is an international non-profit, open industry group of nearly 240 healthcare providers, communications, medical, and fitness device companies. Continua Health Alliance members...
Continua Health Alliance - Wikipedia
World Health Imaging, Telemedicine, and Informatics Alliance
The World Health Imaging, Telemedicine and Informatics Alliance (WHITIA) is a non-profit global health technology and social venture established in 2006 by affiliates of Northwestern University near C...
World Health Imaging, Telemedicine, and Informatics Alliance - Wikipedia
Telepharmacy
Telepharmacy is the delivery of pharmaceutical care via telecommunications to patients in locations where they may not have direct contact with a pharmacist. It is an instance of the wider phenomenon ...
Telepharmacy - Wikipedia
American Medical Informatics Association
The American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA), is an American non-profit organization dedicated to the development and application of biomedical and health informatics in the support of patient ...
Vendor Neutral Archive
A Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA) is a medical imaging technology in which images and documents (and potentially any file of clinical relevance) are stored (archived) in a standard format with a standard...
NORTH Network
NORTH Network was a telehealth organization serving communities in Northern and Central Ontario. NORTH's head office was located in Toronto and its clinical headquarters in Timmins. NORTH was a progra...
NORTH Network - Wikipedia
E-Patient
An e-patient is a health consumer who participates fully in his/her medical care. Sometimes referred to as an "internet patient," e-patients see themselves as equal partners with their doctors in the ...
Zephyr Technology
Zephyr Technology Corporation, (also known as Zephyr) is a privately owned manufacturer of advanced heart rate monitors, remote physiological monitoring and wireless telehealth systems for remote pati...
Zephyr Technology - Wikipedia
Remote therapy
Remote Therapy, sometimes called Telemental Health Applications or Internet-based Psychotherapy, is a form of psychotherapy or related psychological practice in which a trained psychotherapist meets ...
NHS Picture Archiving and Communications System
NHS Connecting for Health (CFH) Agency was part of the UK Department of Health and was formed on 1 April 2005, having replaced the former NHS Information Authority. It was part of the Department of He...
Canada Health Infoway
Canada Health Infoway is an independent, federally funded, not-for-profit organization tasked with accelerating the development of electronic health records (EHR) across Canada. As a strategic investo...
Hong Kong Society of Medical Informatics
The Hong Kong Society of Medical Informatics, founded in April 1987 by a group of medical practitioners and informatics professionals with special interests in medical informatics and computing and co...
Telemental health
Telemental health (or telebehavioral health, Telepsychiatry) is the use of telecommunications technology to provide behavioral health services. Examples of telemental health services include providing...