- Health Tech Today: Peace of mind
Company CEO Chris Otto demonstrates MyHalo, offering around-the-clock vital sign and activity monitoring using body sensor technology combined with the Internet.
- Health Tech Today: Mapping your health
Where you live may impact your health as much as your diet or genetics. Bill Davenhall from ESRI joins us to explain this missing link in your medical history.
- Health Tech Today: Patient power
Group Health is widely recognized as a world leader in eHealth. Matt Handley, physician and CTO, shares how patient feedback guides how they deliver electronic healthcare.
- Health Tech Today: Virtual Doctor
Dr. Jay Parkinson wants to make seeing a doctor as easy as ordering a book on Amazon. Named as one of the first truly virtual doctors, Parkinson designs health care services based on social networking sites.
- Health Tech Today: Video game diagnosis
Doctors receive new insights into the symptoms of their young chronically ill patients courtesy of a video game. Health Tech Today talks with the creator of the new technology, Cornelia Ruland.
- Health Tech Today: Healthcare with a smile
Hear how CEO Dr. Patty Gabow took lessons from blue chip brands such as Ritz-Carlton to transform Denver's largest public health system; saving money and jobs and satisfying patients.
- Health Tech Today: Digital Paramedic
Andrew Cull, 31-year old paramedic-turned-CEO of Remote Medical International, uses handheld devices, cell phones, and online software to dispense emergency medical services around the globe.
- Health Tech Today: Patient first
New York Presbyterian recently launched a patient-centered portal, myNYP.org. CIO Aurelia Boyer talks about this totally connected network of patents, community, and health care professionals.
- Health Tech Today: Cough Phone
As we look into the future of medical technology, hear how coughing into your cell phone could help diagnose what is wrong with you.
- Health Tech Today: Future Prescriptions
Jeff Goldsmith, a leading healthcare futurist, shares insights on service delivery, communication, and collaboration in the health industry and how IT can help remedy industry shortcomings.
- Health Tech Today: System for savings
Philips Healthcare tools collect data at the point of care and share it quickly and efficiently. Both patient and hospital savings are measurable and better health care is the result.
- Health Tech Today: Glimpse of the Future
Microsoft Research labs nurture the ideas that become tomorrow’s technology. Learn about the future of healthcare, today.
- Health Tech Today: Painless scheduling
Why is scheduling a doctor’s appointment such a hassle? Online ZocDoc helps you find a doctor near home, read reviews, check insurance, and schedule an appointment…all in under an hour.
- Health Tech Today: Hot Technology Tools
Joel French of Motion Computing shares the latest advances in technology tools along with insider tips on managing a successful healthcare IT implementation.
- Health Tech Today: Obama's health website
Todd Park, CTO of U.S. Health and Human Services, talks about the new consumer-friendly website, healthcare.gov, offering side-by-side comparisons of health insurance plans.
- Health Tech Today: Dial Up Diagnosis
Smartphones have become indispensible tools in healthcare. Learn why no other decision support software is as “smart” as NxOpinion.
- Health Tech Today: Instant Info=Instant Care
Nazounki Global Medical Network connects Western doctors to patients needing care in Africa using software applications and cellular phones to remotely exchange information and medical images.
- Health Tech Today: text4baby
The U.S. has one of the highest infant mortality rates among industrialized countries. Text4baby supports underserved mothers with free text messages about pre-natal and infant care.
- Health Tech Today: Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Archbishop Desmond Tutu discusses how eHealth -- the use of information technologies in medicine -- may be the key to solving chronic problems in healthcare.
- Health Tech Today: Medical tourism
Thailand’s largest hospital and a center for medical tourism shows how they handle patient records, keep costs low, and maintain world-class care with the help of technology.
- Health Tech Today: Paperless healthcare
Dr. Yuji Yamanobe, CIO of one of Japan’s most technological hospitals, uses Microsoft Unified Communications to foster collaboration and communication among the staff.
- Health Tech Today: High Tech House Calls
At-home wound care providing a yearly savings of $72,000 per patient.
- Health Tech Today: Digital workflow
Health Postbox Express shows how you can use cloud computing to get your workflow online in as little as a week, for less than you might think.
- Health Tech Today: Seamless connectivity
Polycom, a leader in video and audio solutions, brings a seamless teleconferencing solution to healthcare.
- Health Tech Today: Gaming to Save Lives
Medical simulation may look like play, but the results are seriously impressive with Banner Health's innovative solutions based on gaming technology.
- Health Tech Today: Near-Death Lessons
Dr. Michael Buist experienced two near-death experiences due to medical errors. He went on to invent Patientrak, significantly improving the timeliness of doctors attending patients.
- Health Tech Today: Managing your health online
Mayo Clinic’s Dr. Tulledge-Scheitel shows us their new online tool, Mayo Clinic Heath Manager, powered by Microsoft HealthVault, which helps families better manage their health.
- Health Tech Today: The Cell Phone Microscope
CellScope turns a cell phone into a microscope. With images of blood cells, bacteria, or parasites transmitted to medical centers, this tool helps detect outbreaks in remote regions.
- Health Tech Today: Tough Tech
Panasonic's Toughbook is a gold standard for medical laptops, built to satisfy demanding customers in critical situations.
- Health Tech Today: Healthy Crusader
See how this real-life knight is leading the crusade for patient empowerment. Sir Muir Gray discusses his vision for the future of healthcare and why technology plays such a pivotal role.
- Health Tech Today: Translating Technology
The Microsoft Biology Foundation provides an open source platform that allows data sets to communicate, facilitating collaboration and accelerating research.
- Health Tech Today: Microsoft and Dell
Get a front row seat as we discuss health reform and the way forward with Dell.
- Health Tech Today: Kinect for Health
Watch how Kinect might one day play in the healthcare space.
- Health Tech Today: Linking Up
See how Baycrest Hospital realizes savings and collaboration with Microsoft Lync.
- Real impact for a better tomorrow
Watch how Microsoft and our partners work with governments, organizations, and citizens to help them fully harness the power of cloud computing with flexible solutions, programs, and partnerships to meet local needs.
- Managing devices in health IT
More and more health professionals are using personal computers, smartphones, and tablets at work. How can a health CIO ensure security for patient data while enhancing productivity?
- Prioritizing and Managing Healthcare Projects with Microsoft Project Server 2010.
Learn how adopting project and portfolio management (PPM) can help in prioritizing projects to support government mandates, compliance, meaningful use, improved patient care, and physician satisfaction.
- Health Tech Today: Technology transformed
Dr. Kim Pittenger, Medical Director of Virgina Mason Medical Center clinic in Kirkland, WA shows how lessons from Toyota's efficient production line are transforming patient experience.
- Real impact in health
How can we enable better care for more people? How can technology help save peoples lives? Find out how Microsoft technologies are making a real impact in health around the world.
- Health Tech Today: Improving the Health of Rio
In just six months, one million people have digitized health records thanks to a cloud-based solution. We travel to Rio de Janeiro to see the benefits to public health.
- Health and human services explained
Learn more about coordinating care and integrating systems to put your citizens at the center of your efforts.
- HIV Research: The Human Face of HIV
Meet Purity, a South African woman who knows, first-hand, the physical, mental, and emotional pain that HIV inflicts on those infected with the virus. She is undergoing treatment, but naturally hopes that a cure for HIV will be found in her lifetime.