Telemedicine

American Board of Telehealth Launches CORE Concepts Course

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 4:00pm

The certificate course is open to anyone and is appropriate for physicians, health care professionals, administrators, students, or others who are interested or involved at some level in telehealth.

Key Points: 
  • The certificate course is open to anyone and is appropriate for physicians, health care professionals, administrators, students, or others who are interested or involved at some level in telehealth.
  • The American Board of Telehealth and this CORE curriculum will help to accomplish all these goals and so we encourage anyone who has interest or involvement in telehealth whether as a student, medical professional or administrator to take advantage of this educational opportunity.
  • The American Board of Telehealth (ABT) is promoting a strategic vision for the advancement of high-quality, evidence-based telehealth education.
  • The board is focused on providing education and training to validate the knowledge needed to succeed in telehealth and virtual care delivery.

Titan Medical Announces Intellectual Property Portfolio Expansion with Issuance of Robotic Surgery Patents Related to Camera and System Control

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 1:00pm

The Company has also received notices of allowance in 17 other patent applications and accordingly anticipates their issuance in the coming months.

Key Points: 
  • The Company has also received notices of allowance in 17 other patent applications and accordingly anticipates their issuance in the coming months.
  • 10,772,703 titled Methods and apparatuses for positioning a camera of a surgical robotic system to capture images inside a body cavity of a patient during a medical procedure and U.S. Patent No.
  • 10,758,311 titled Hand controller apparatus for gesture control and shared input control in a robotic surgery system.
  • Titan intends to initially pursue gynecologic surgical indications for use with its single-port robotic surgical system.

Mindleap Health Implements HIPAA Compliance Standards and Appoints Former Canadian Ministry of Health Telemedicine Expert as Head of Program Management

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 12:30pm

Mindleap Chief Technology Officer, Simon Abou-Antoun, commented, Mindleap recognizes the immense responsibility that comes with collecting, storing, and managing personal data about users' mental health.

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  • Mindleap Chief Technology Officer, Simon Abou-Antoun, commented, Mindleap recognizes the immense responsibility that comes with collecting, storing, and managing personal data about users' mental health.
  • (Electronic Personal Health Information) and a system of monitoring communications containing ePHI to prevent accidental or malicious breaches.
  • Mindleap is the only digital health platform that combines telehealth with mood, emotion and habit tracking.
  • This is a paradigm shift to conventional mental health as Mindleap personalized support and users have the tools needed to track their progress and take control of their mental health.

Unified Smiles Partners with Virtual Dental Care to Provide Teledentix to Clients

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 8:00am

"We partnered with Virtual Dental Care because Teledentix takes much of the guesswork out of Teledentistry.

Key Points: 
  • "We partnered with Virtual Dental Care because Teledentix takes much of the guesswork out of Teledentistry.
  • With online appointment booking and a suite of management tools to compliment the virtual visit itself, our clients can efficiently add more teledentistry options for their patients," noted Guy Flannery, Unified Smiles Chief Financial Officer.
  • We created Virtual Dental Care with the vision of teledentistry becoming a commonplace for all dental professionals to help reduce barriers to care and increase patient engagement," added Richard Lee, Virtual Dental Care CEO.
  • Teledentix, by Virtual Dental Care, is the most comprehensive teledentistry software on the market.

Amwell Announces Pricing of Upsized Initial Public Offering

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 2:50am

BOSTON, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Amwell, a national telehealth leader, today announced the pricing of its upsizedinitial public offering of 41,222,222 shares of its Class A common stock at an initial public offering price of $18.00 per share for total gross proceeds of approximately $742 million, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and offering expenses payable by Amwell.

Key Points: 
  • BOSTON, Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Amwell, a national telehealth leader, today announced the pricing of its upsizedinitial public offering of 41,222,222 shares of its Class A common stock at an initial public offering price of $18.00 per share for total gross proceeds of approximately $742 million, before deducting underwriting discounts and commissions and offering expenses payable by Amwell.
  • In addition, the underwriters have been granted a 30-day option to purchase up to 6,183,333 additional shares of Class A common stock at the initial public offering price, less underwriting discounts and commissions, from Amwell and certain stockholders of Amwell (the "Selling Stockholders").
  • Amwell will not receive any proceeds from the sale of Class A common stock by the Selling Stockholders.
  • Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and Piper Sandler are acting as lead joint book-running managers for the offering.

Telehealth is Only as Good as the Bandwidth in Many Critical Cases

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 1:37pm

PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Telehealth is no good if there is a poor connection.

Key Points: 
  • PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Telehealth is no good if there is a poor connection.
  • Network, internet, and bandwidth are all words patients and doctors are familiar with, but in the end, it only matters if they can communicate.
  • Nautilus Medical is solving these issues in telehealth with a technology called TeleRay .
  • This platform delivers better connections and quality by utilizing peer to peer connections and high-speed cellular networks when bandwidth is low.

Next-Generation Global Surgical Robotics Market Focuses on Revolutionary Technologies - Miniaturized , Autonomous and Teleoperated Surgical Robotics

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 11:30am

The advancement in technology has led to an exponential growth in robotic-assisted surgical procedures.

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  • The advancement in technology has led to an exponential growth in robotic-assisted surgical procedures.
  • Medical centers are expected to deliver high-quality care options by offering efficient and precise surgical procedures, reducing patient discomfort.
  • Currently, the market for next-generation surgical robotics is focused on three revolutionary technologies, namely, miniaturized surgical robotics, autonomous surgical robotics, and teleoperated surgical robotics.
  • To see the full article and a list of related reports on the market, visit "Surgical Robotics"
    ResearchAndMarkets.com is the world's leading source for international market research reports and market data.

Teladoc Health and Livongo File Definitive Proxy Statement

Wednesday, September 16, 2020 - 12:00pm

In connection with the potential transaction, Teladoc has filed a registration statement on Form S-4 (File No.

Key Points: 
  • In connection with the potential transaction, Teladoc has filed a registration statement on Form S-4 (File No.
  • 333-248568) with the SEC containing a prospectus of Teladoc that also constitutes a definitive joint proxy statement of each of Teladoc and Livongo.
  • Each of Teladoc and Livongo commenced mailing copies of the definitive joint proxy statement/prospectus to stockholders of Teladoc and Livongo, respectively, on or about September 15, 2020.
  • This communication is not a substitute for the joint proxy statement/prospectus or registration statement or for any other document that Teladoc or Livongo have filed or may file with the SEC in connection with the potential transaction.

MeMD Launches Virtual Primary Care Solution for Businesses

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 5:15pm

To address skyrocketing demand and fill a large gap in the healthcare continuum, national telehealth provider MeMD has launched Virtual Primary Care for employer groups nationwide.

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  • To address skyrocketing demand and fill a large gap in the healthcare continuum, national telehealth provider MeMD has launched Virtual Primary Care for employer groups nationwide.
  • We decided to launch a holistic virtual primary care solution that helps both parties, said MeMD CEO Bill Goodwin.
  • The rapid adoption of telehealth along with the need for new solutions that tackle the rising costs of healthcare make a virtual primary care solution essential for todays and tomorrows world.
  • MeMD is a comprehensive telehealth solution providing on-demand, online care for common illnesses, injuries, primary care and behavioral health issues to consumers and businesses nationwide.

Vivify Health Releases 'Aging in Place with Remote Patient Care' White Paper

Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 3:11pm

PLANO, Texas, Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Vivify Health, the developer of the nation's leading connected care platform for remote patient care, today announced the release of a new white paper, "Aging in Place with Remote Patient Care."

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  • PLANO, Texas, Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Vivify Health, the developer of the nation's leading connected care platform for remote patient care, today announced the release of a new white paper, "Aging in Place with Remote Patient Care."
  • The core areas discussed in this paper include:
    How telehealth and RPM enable Americans to remain safely at home for longer periods.
  • To learn more about Vivify solutions for RPM visit: https://www.vivifyhealth.com/solutions/
    Vivify Health is the innovative leader in connected healthcare delivery solutions.
  • Vivify Health serves the nation's largest and most progressive health systems, healthcare organizations and employersempowering clinicians to proactively manage the complexities of remote care and catalyzing employee health and productivity with a single-platform solution for all device and digital health data.