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#HealthTech Influencers Week: Genome Overwhelming Data, E-health to Battle Heart Disease, Social Media to Find Water, mHealth to reach $49.12 billion

  #HealthTech leaders and infuencers shared some exciting stories this week! DVDs stacked up to the space to store genome data sequenced by 2025? Thanks to @LionelREICHARDT for this story! Scientists are predicting that genomics — the field of sequencing human DNA… Continue Reading →

The Holy Grail of Hospital Infection Control? Know Who They Were in Contact With – in Seconds

“5 seconds rule”: one of the Infection Control alternatives? MRSA, VAP, HAP, UTI, BSI, SSI, are just some of the serious infections hospitals cope with. Not even mentioning the risks of other more lethal infection that might possibly occur in… Continue Reading →

What If I Told You I Can Explain RTLS in Memes?

Who wouldn’t know internet memes? If they can comment any situation on the internet why shouldn’t we be able to explain you RTLS the simpliest way, in pictures?   RTLS (Real-Time Location System) enables hospital staff to find equipment or people… Continue Reading →

Finding a Way in a Hospital “Pretty Much Impossible” for Visually Impaired or Blind

Finding a way in a hospitals for visually impaired or blind can be a pretty rough experience. Often impossible independently requiring help from staff. To understand their position in a hospital we asked some of the visually impaired and blind… Continue Reading →

Locatible to Solve £700m Problem of Missed Hospital Appointments with Indoor Navigation

Missed hospital appointments cost the National Health Service £700m annually in UK according to the latest report by HSCIC. The Guardian states that after asking doctors, attributes a significant fraction of this to navigation problems, especially at large hospitals. However, it’s… Continue Reading →

The Anatomy of Digital Health Startups Disrupting Healthcare

View full size image The Health Revolution We Are Experiencing Right Now A venture capital database, CB Insights, created this ‘anatomic infographic’ with the top healthcare start ups. As they informed, healthcare and life sciences companies raised more than $8B from VC firms in… Continue Reading →

Digital Health Solutions to Save U.S. Healthcare System $100 Billion in 4 Years

FDA-approved digital health solutions – an internet-connected device or software created for detection or treatment of a medical indication – achieved $6 billion in cost savings in 2014, primarily driven by medication adherence, behavior modifications and fewer emergency room visits…. Continue Reading →

How Can Locatible RTLS Help a Hospital? 90 Seconds Video Explains it All

      We would love to share with you our new video, were we explain, in only 90 seconds, what we do, how much we can save a hospital, benefits of Locatible, what hospital problems can our RTLS solve… Continue Reading →

Locatible to Navigate You Inside a Hospital on Your Smartphone with 3 Feet Accuracy

Indoor navigation up until now has been none existent. GPS not only is it not accurate enough, it is not available indoors. Gps will tell you are in the building, but will not tell you which floor you are on… Continue Reading →

9 Effectivity Tips for Nurses Where RTLS Can Help #NursesWeek

This year’s Day of Nurses is focused on effective patient care and this is exactly what we do for hospitals. How can a nurse benefit from Real-time location system, save time and make their work much easier and effective? Find equipment immediately A… Continue Reading →

“Strangled with my stethoscope. Twice.” Nurses do not feel safe at work.

The National Nurses Week 2015, which lasts from May 6-12, is a great event to recognize all the nurses for the hard work they do and to acknowledge their strong commitment, compassion and care, which nurses display in their practice… Continue Reading →

Telehealth Reached an Important Milestone + Infographic

Telehealth just reached an important milestone and we think that this is really a big thing moving the entire industry further as the largest U.S. healthcare insurer announced partnership with 3 telemedicine companies NowClinic, Doctor on Demand, and American Well. Virtual doctor… Continue Reading →

Nurses Spend up to 30% of Their Time Searching for Equipment. We Asked Them What They Do Search For.

 According to a study by non-profit GS1 UK. “Some days it feels like I spend all day looking for this” Does this sound familiar? One of the nurses interviewed really hit the nail on the head. According to a survey made on… Continue Reading →

The World of #HIMSS15 on Twitter Including Top Influencers You Need to Follow

HIMSS15 is a wonderful event that helps all of us improve the healthcare industry, make it more efficient, make people more safe, happy and healthy. But after all it’s a lot of fun for all the HIT geeks and healthcare people!… Continue Reading →

74 Percent of Hospitals that use Mobiles or Tablets are More Efficient

An online survey conducted by Harris Poll on more than 2,000 adults in the United States on behalf of Ricoh Americas Corporation ensures us again on the need to use mobile devices for healthcare caregivers.   Moreover 77% or respondents said “Hospitals are drowning… Continue Reading →