#Health Apps

Mental health: The role of AI-powered solutions

Amlan Basu, chief medical officer at The Huntercombe Group and Active Care Group, analyses where artificial intelligence can impact the treatment of mental health. Artificial intelligence will certainly have a profound impact on the way that we detect, diagnose, and treat mental disorder. Yet most mental health professionals have little understanding of AI or the ways in which it will affect efforts to reduce the suffering caused by poor mental health.
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Debunking Common Remote Patient Monitoring Myths

- While telehealth and digital health saw moderate growth over the past few years, the pandemic accelerated adoption even more as healthcare organizations sought to push more care out of the hospital and doctor’s office and into the home. That growth is expected to continue as the industry moves to embrace virtual care as a standard and integral part of healthcare.

Health Apps Pose Potential Health Data Breach Risks, FTC Warns

On September 15, 2021, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued a policy statement affirming that health apps and connected devices that collect or use consumers’ health information must comply with the Health Breach Notification Rule. The rule requires the makers of these apps to notify consumers and others when their health data is breached.

GPs think older patients cannot handle health apps on phones

Older patients are being excluded from beneficial health technology because “ageist” doctors presume they cannot work a smartphone, research has suggested. Experts have accused doctors of “stereotyping” older people as being incapable of using technology and warned patient safety was being put at risk by a failure to support them in using appropriate online health tools.

Digital Health Market Size, Regional Outlook, Competitive Landscape, Revenue Analysis & Forecast Till 2028

The global digital health market size is expected to reach USD 328.48 Billion in 2028 and register a CAGR of 16.4% over the forecast period, according to the latest report by Reports and Data. Increasing preference towards personalized medicines and adoption of mHealth technology are some key factors expected to continue to drive market revenue growth over the forecast period. In addition, increasing adoption of blockchain technology, Artificial Intelligence (AI), and virtual reality is expected to contribute significantly to revenue growth of the market going ahead.

Qure PH – Teleconsult App Philippines that’s Finding a remedy for every Filipino

NEGOSENTRO | Qure PH – Teleconsult App Philippines that’s Finding a remedy for every Filipino | Install, a one-stop health shop app curated by Filipinos for Filipinos, to replace all of your other health apps. With the app, you can book online doctor’s visits, veterinary appointments, pharmaceutical purchases, and more.

For the first time, the Fed is discussing workers’ mental health

The mental health of workers is now part of the Fed’s assessment of the outlook of the US economy. A mention of employee mental health surfaced for the first time in the latest Beige Book from the US Federal Reserve. Spotted by Glassdoor economist Daniel Zhao, he tweeted that he...