Monday, 09 December 2019

Digital Health News

  • ASX biotech stock surge 54 percent in 2013

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 07 Jan, 2014

    Singapore: Analysis from leading healthcare fund manager BioScience Managers has highlighted the outstanding year for biotech stocks on the ASX in 2013 with an average gain of 53.6 percent ...Read more

  • IT, telecom innovations fuel healthcare accessibility

    Digital Health |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2013

    Conventional solutions to address health related problems worldwide have been rising enormously. In many cases the healthcare providers are not able to provide treatment because of access...Read more

  • GE launches real-time data sharing solution

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Dec, 2013

    Singapore: GE Healthcare has launched Centricity 360, a GE PREDICTIVITY solution, that streamlines clinical collaboration among unaffiliated caregivers and patients to help reduce duplicate...Read more

  • UCLA develops smartphone enabled kidney device

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 26 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: University of California Los Angeles (UCLA), US, has invented a lightweight, field-portable device that conducts kidney tests and transmits data through a smartphone attachment. ...Read more

  • Future Healthcare

    Digital Health |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 30 Apr, 2014

    In just the month of April this year, there have been almost a dozen announcements and start-up showcases in India alone in the area of mobile healthcare, digital health, and IT healthcare....Read more

  • Digital Health and its many Avatars

    Digital Health |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 22 May, 2014

    The digital wave has swept the world. The healthcare industry too, not remaining unaffected has plugged in and is dancing the digital tune. As demand for better quality healthcare in the A...Read more

  • Social media, mobile apps transform healthcare in APAC

    Digital Health |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2013

    Key tenets pervade the way in which healthcare ecosystems are rapidly changing: quality, outcomes, cost (efficiencies and return on investment), and accessibility. Whether a country has a...Read more

  • Wireless patient monitoring attracting VC interest

    Digital Health |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 15 Feb, 2013

    Singapore: Wireless patient monitoring (WPM) technology is attracting the interest of market majors as well as a significant number of start-ups. Venture capitalists (VCs) are showing keen...Read more

  • Medical coding needs better documentation technology

    Digital Health |  Opinion | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 29 Aug, 2013

    In most US healthcare information technology (HIT) environments, the speed and accuracy of medical coding relies heavily on the narrative that a physician details during a patient consult...Read more

  • Adherium plans to raise $35mn to invest in digital devices

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 06 Aug, 2015

    Singapore: Australia based Adherium that recently got listed on Australian Securities Exchange (ASX), is seeking to raise around $35 million with the issue of up to 70 million shares at $0....Read more

  • Microsoft-GE JV signs medical records deal with NZ firm

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 28 Mar, 2013

    Singapore: Caradigm, a Microsoft and GE Healthcare company, and New Zealanad-based Orion Health, a global leader in eHealth technology and interoperability, are integrating Orion Health's m...Read more

  • India to create a healthcare data collection system

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 27 Jun, 2014

    Singapore: The Indian health minister, Dr Harsh Vardhan announced that a Management Information System (MIS) using IT tools will be developed for the benefit of central and state health dep...Read more

  • Takeda partners with Wipro for IT solutions

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 May, 2014

    Singapore: India based information technology, consulting and outsourcing company, Wipro, has partenerd with Japan's Takeda Pharmaceutical to provide IT services across the oranization. As...Read more

  • Teen patients get mobile game app to fight cancer

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Aug, 2013

    Singapore: Global health service company Cigna is developing HopeLab's cancer-fighting gaming app 'Re-Mission 2: Nanobot's Revenge' onto phones and tablets for young cancer patient in the w...Read more

  • Healthcare needs change in business process'

    Digital Health |  Analysis | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 21 Jan, 2014

    Singapore: Healthcare across the Asia-Pacific is in a state of accelerated evolution due to not only changing demographics, but also due to disruptions in the traditional industry value-cha...Read more

  • Report: Google is among major health IT investors

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Apr, 2013

    Bangalore: Mercom Capital Group, a global communications and consulting firm, released its report on funding and mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity for the Healthcare IT (HIT) sect...Read more

  • HOYA PENTAX invests in Creo to expand endoscopes portfolio

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 18 Sep, 2015

    Tokyo-based HOYA Group PENTAX Medical has entered into an agreement to invest in Creo Medical Ltd., an electrosurgical energy devices company based in the UK. The official documents formali...Read more

  • Vodafone, AstraZeneca to develop mHealth patient service platform

    Digital Health |  News | By BioSpectrum Bureau  | 0 Comment | 20 Mar, 2014

    Singapore: Global telecom giant Vodafone and AstraZeneca have partnered to use mobile health (mHealth) services to improve health outcomes for patients with cardiovascular conditions by cre...Read more



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