Heather Mack

HMS Holdings Eliza
By Heather Mack 07:19 am March 17, 2017
Startup’s cloud-based platform uses predictive analytics to determine the best way to reach patients. 
UC Riverside telemedicine Genentech

Clinicians at the University of California Riverside will use videoconferencing tools, such as Polycom RealPresence, to connect patients with a doctor. 

By Heather Mack 09:30 am March 15, 2017
With a grant from Genentech, UCR will use the program to determine whether it can effectively substitute in-person appointments with virtual visits for people with Multiple Sclerosis. 
Mount Sinai Apple ResearchKit
By Heather Mack 03:26 pm March 14, 2017
Researchers found that using mobile apps enabled them to recruit more participants and capture unique data they otherwise would not have been able to. 
WebMD Amazon Alexa
By Heather Mack 08:34 am March 08, 2017
The company said the software will take users to WebMD’s content library to avoid misdirected search for health information. 
digital tools patient engagement
By Heather Mack 09:48 am March 02, 2017
More people with chronic conditions tapped health apps and tools in 2016 than in 2015 and divulged more personal info to providers. But trust issues remain among doctors and consumers alike. 

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