Penn Medicine CIO: Looking Back at 2021 Helps Shape Strategies for 2022

I’m not the first to say, “What a year!” The emotional roller coaster associated with the pandemic, confinements, virus testing, vaccine warrants, remote work, and reopening, just to step back…

How communities can better prepare for post-emergency telehealth deployments

On December 10 and 11, 2021, a series of major tornadoes devastated the south and lower midwest. A bend broke 200 miles in one fell swoop in Kentucky. The total…

Why a new culture of innovation must be at the heart of the “digital” NHS.

The pace of change is only increasing. Investment in digital health startups has increased since the beginning of the pandemic, while the number and type of digital innovations available in…

Telehealth and community broadband, in illness and in health

Telehealth and community broadband are symbiotic technologies. Much more than mere video chats, telehealth uses intranets and Internet networks to observe, diagnose, initiate, or medically intervene, administer, monitor, record, and…

The future of patient data: 3 pillars for the implementation of successful analysis

Wearables and smartphone applications have grown in popularity in recent years. More patients are self-monitoring their health parameters and taking this data to appointments. According to Gartner, global end-user spending…

Digital health predictions for 2022: looking to a better future

Healthcare systems have had to face a myriad of challenges ranging from the new waves of the COVID pandemic, the implementation of mass vaccination programs at scale and speed, coping…

Q&A with Peter Piot about COVID-19 – TEDMED Blog

At TEDMED’s gathering in Boston, we had the opportunity to interview on stage the world’s top virologist, Peter Piot. In plain English, Peter provided solid scientific knowledge about COVID-19 and…

TEDMED 2020 Meetups – TEDMED Blog

TEDMED Meetups, uniquely designed conversations, engage the entire TEDMED community to share their individual perspectives and voices to help improve humanity’s health. Read on to view some of the details…

TEDMED 2020 Hive Innovator Events – TEDMED Blog

There are many ways to get involved with our TEDMED 2020 Hive Innovator class. Either at a meeting of innovators at Hive, the community lunch, where we’ll have a chance…

The sessions of TEDMED 2020 – TEDMED Blog are announced

Inspiring a healthier humanity requires that we push ourselves to drive progress as we reflect on the amazing accomplishments we have achieved. At TEDMED 2020, we will connect with an…