mobile health trends

By Brian Dolan June 25, 2015
The first six months of 2015 have brought with them a pair of high-profile, digital health IPO announcements, a half dozen or more important policy moves, at least one new promising reimbursement code, and plenty of new health initiatives from the world's largest technology companies. There hasn't been a newsier six months in digital health's short history. That's why there's no better way to...
By Brian Dolan May 19, 2015
Headlines during the first six months of 2015 touted increasing provider acceptance of patient generated health data, new remote care reimbursement codes, the rise of the smartwatch thanks to a certain major consumer electronics company, a cooling digital health investment trend, notable mergers and acquisitions and much, much more. If you haven't had time to keep up -- or could benefit from a...
By Brian Dolan January 29, 2015
This afternoon MobiHealthNews will host its first webinar of the year, aptly focused on Digital Health Trends in 2015. We already have almost 1,700 people registered for today's event, which starts very soon: at 2PM ET. But there is still time to sign up, and still room for more. Bring your questions about the year ahead, join us for some predictions and our always jam-packed Q&A session....
By Brian Dolan December 12, 2014
The MobiHealthNews team spent the past week at HIMSS' mHealth Summit, which was located just outside of Washington D.C. In case you missed the event or were too busy to follow along while you were there and could use a review, we've got you covered. The in-depth report that follows is a collection of some of the more provocative comments we heard both on-stage and off. We've also rounded up much...
By Brian Dolan December 4, 2014
PricewaterhouseCoopers' Health Research Institute (HRI) published a report on top trends for the health industry in 2015, which was based on findings from a survey of 1,000 consumers in the US and additional interviews with healthcare executives. “With consumers leading the way, bearing more costs and making more decisions, change is erupting throughout the health industry,” Kelly Barnes, PwC's...
By Brian Dolan August 22, 2014
The second quarter of the year is oftentimes a slow one as the summer months approach, but Q2 2014 was surprisingly busy for digital health on all fronts. Investment dollars are up. FDA clearances averaged two per month and a surprising FDA deregulation proposal dropped during the quarter, too. M&A was even stronger than it was in Q1, which was already a record quarter for such deals....
By Brian Dolan January 29, 2014
MobiHealthNews has tracked dozens of market research and industry metrics year-after-year since 2009. It seems as if for every 100 health apps there is a market research report. And there are at least as many digital health reports as there are digital health events. As I'm preparing for our 2014 Digital Health Trends webinar tomorrow, I've been thinking about the mobile health predictions we...
By Brian Dolan October 8, 2013
Next week MobiHealthNews will host a free, editorial webinar called Findings from MobiHealthNews Research. This hour-long presentation and Q&A is an opportunity for us to discuss findings from our 2013 paid content reports. It's open to our MobiHealthNews Research customers as well as those interested in becoming one. Since 2011 MobiHealthNews Research subscribers have included large...
By Brian Dolan June 27, 2013
This afternoon at 2PM ET (11AM PT) we'll be kicking off our midyear review webinar -- a look at the biggest news stories that MobiHealthNews covered during the first six months of 2013 -- along with some of their implications. As of this morning we are honing in on 1,000 registered attendees for this afternoon's presentations and lively question-and-answer period. If you haven't already, be sure...
By Brian Dolan May 30, 2013
Each year technology analyst and Kleiner Perkins investor Mary Meeker shares her take on the state of the internet, the adoption rates of various technologies, and her predictions for the coming years. These days, this sweeping presentation often takes place at The Wall Street Journal's AllThings:D conference, and it serves as a pulse check of sorts for those in tech circles. This year Meeker...