Google announced on 21st August that a makeover for its Google Fit exercise app will be rolled out this week which incorporates new activities and a heart health sensor functioning on a suggestion from top health institutions into the app.
Operating theatres are filled with a complex range of surgical equipment such as surgical lamps and surgical ventilators. Since these surgical theatres are of such importance, it is essential to make sure that all equipment in them is top-quality.
Merck and Healthy Interactions, a healthcare firm for people that provides digital and personal solutions for management and education of chronic illnesses, jointly started a diabetes management and engagement platform which encourages personal counselling programs.
Flu vaccine producing pharma giants plan to supply millions of additional doses produced using futuristic manufacturing processes instead of conventional egg-based procedures, as they ship their first doses of flu-vaccine for the impending season.
FundamentalVR recently rolled out its new software, Fundamental Surgery, which incorporates VR and haptic sensors. The London based company intends to give hands-on training to young surgeons by virtually performing and experiencing surgical procedures which they would otherwise learn by observing senior surgeons.
Geisinger and Merck & Co. have developed two EHR based programs named MedTrue and the Family Caregiver to improve adherence to medications, help providers and patient care and reduce drug errors. As these two apps are entering into market they have become a popular discussion topic with a few health IT companies.
Astronauts at the International Space Station are dependent upon telemedicine for all kinds of illness. However, according to Dr. Shannan Moynihan, the deputy chief of space and occupational medicine from the NASA Johnson Space Centre, although effective, telemedicine has its limits.
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