WHINN 2017: Our Experience at Week of Health & Innovation

WHINN 2017: Our Experience at Week of Health & Innovation

Posted by on Oct 17, 2017 in Digital Health, Events, Wearables | No Comments

  Last week our very own João Bocas attended WHINN, Week of Health INNovation, in Odense, Denmark. João was invited to be a social media ambassador, during the three days, sharing event content and meaningful insights on healthcare innovation. We were very excited to work with other great people, Danielle Siarri, Christina Roosen, Stefan Buttigieg […]

What Can You Expect From Value Based Healthcare?

What Can You Expect From Value Based Healthcare?

Posted by on Oct 9, 2017 in Digital Health, Healthcare | No Comments

Value Based Healthcare is essential for digital health. Healthcare cost comprise approximately 10% of the worlds GDP. For some Western countries, such as the US, this percentage is even higher, about 18%. Through the ageing population and growing demands and needs healthcare cost continue to rise, outpacing growth of household and national incomes. This unsustainable […]

An Interview with Joao Bocas – Healthcare Wearables: What are the Risks?

An Interview with Joao Bocas – Healthcare Wearables: What are the Risks?

  How can stakeholders harness the potential of healthcare wearables to revolutionise the care continuum while successfully navigating legislative and technical risks? HealthManagement.org spoke to Global Top 100 Digital Health Influencer, João Bocas for his insights.

SMART SUMMIT London – The Opportunity for New Business Models in IoT

SMART SUMMIT London – The Opportunity for New Business Models in IoT

  Last week was the third edition of Smart Summit London. Smart Summit London is Europe’s leading IoT and connected living event. The conference attracts attendees from all over the world from diverse fields. From government to smart home OEMs as well as telecom operators, healthcare organizations, insurance or semiconductor companies.

Finally Wearable Market Is Going To Grow!

Finally Wearable Market Is Going To Grow!

Posted by on Sep 14, 2017 in Sensors, Wearables | No Comments

Finally the wearable market is expected to grow! “The market for connected wearables has entered a strong growth phase that will last for many years to come.” – (Berg Insight, 2017) In 2016 the estimated units shipped reached 96.5 million. Following Berg Insights research, the upcoming five years the connected wearables market is expected to […]

Say Hello To My New Digital Health Colleague: Mr. Robot

Say Hello To My New Digital Health Colleague: Mr. Robot

Posted by on Sep 7, 2017 in Digital Health | No Comments

I am working in healthcare and I have a new colleague, a robot. As technology advances the work environment is changing with it. Increasingly robots are being used in the healthcare sector. Some say that with this change all our jobs will be lost. This opinion is not without reason. I mean… a robot does […]

How can Wearable Technology bring value to the Fitness Industry?

How can Wearable Technology bring value to the Fitness Industry?

Posted by on Aug 22, 2017 in Digital Health, Fitness, mHealth, Wearables | No Comments

  Fitness Providers are constantly looking for engaging strategies in order to innovate in their businesses, and many gyms are focused on Wearable technologies. This serves the purpose of acquiring and retaining members. Wearables can be agame changer for improving upon that experience.

The Future Of Healthcare And Its Many Challenges

The Future Of Healthcare And Its Many Challenges

“There is no turning around it. The ubiquity of wireless technology and the strong need to transform healthcare will most certainly intersect!” -(pwc). About 10 years ago mHealth conferences were no more than a few people occasionally meeting in jeans. Now it is seen as the biggest technological breakthrough in healthcare which has the

HoloLens: How Hologram Technology Will Transform Healthcare

HoloLens: How Hologram Technology Will Transform Healthcare

Posted by on Aug 10, 2017 in Digital Health, Internet Of Things IoT | No Comments

  Microsoft has introduced the HoloLens, the first completely self-contained, holographic computer that allows its users to interact with holograms in their physical environment with a virtual reality headset with high-definition lenses that comes with spatial recognition. HoloLens enables users

Solving Healthcare’s Biggest and Least Sexy Problems

Solving Healthcare’s Biggest and Least Sexy Problems

  Unlike clinical issues, inefficiency and waste are often overlooked because it’s complicated and “unsexy”. These operational issues however could be the biggest lever for fixing healthcare, decreasing its cost and enhancing the patient experience. But…. Tackling these issues is difficult.