Although remote monitoring has been shown to improve outcomes, it remains a tough sell to many providers, says John Halamka, who breaks down some recent findings on this complex issue.
It may seem premature to suggest that thin client, cloud-centric computing is the future, “but from a security, cost, and maintainability perspective, it certainly seems like the right direction,” says Dr. John Halamka.
Digital health is no longer the future – it’s the present, says Dr. John Halamka, who talks about a groundbreaking collaboration that focuses on leveraging patient-generated data and aligning incentives for wellness.
The key to improving medication adherence isn’t in creating another mobile app, but in taking the time to speak with patients and get to the root of the noncompliance, says Dr. John Halamka.
Although a certain level of cynicism can be healthy — especially when it comes to solutions that may have been oversold — now is the time for optimism, according to a pair of health IT veterans.