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FDA clears BioGaming's Microsoft Kinect-based physiotherapy software

BioGaming, an Israel-based startup, has received FDA clearance for its YuGo Microsoft Kinect-based physical therapy system. Calls to the company for comment went unanswered and its website appears to be down. 46 more words


What’s the future of the orthopedic patient experience?

Every professional life is a book comprised of chapters. My first chapter in orthopedic surgery began in Boston as a resident. In 1973, Dr William Harris at Mass General Hospital introduced me to a very new procedure imported from England and Dr. 235 more words

Health Care

Healthy at Home: The Economic Benefits of Remote Patient Monitoring

Americans aren’t getting any younger. This year, 2.5 million baby boomers will turn 70, according to the AARP, and the other 74.9 million living boomers are all over 50. 55 more words


2. Telehealth Mobile App Prototypes


Initial Sketches:


Method: Think A Loud Usability Testing


  • Needs a GPS locator before starting an online visit
  • Needs a reversible camera during an online visit…
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1. Telehealth Mobile App Proposal

Product Ideation


  • Turn Housecall web-based telehealth tool into a mobile app.
  • Integrate Fitbit data to the mobile app for providers to easily monitor their patients’ health.
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Telehealth Series: Fighting Rural Health Inequities with Technology

In late 2015, Wisconsin became the 12th State to adopt the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact (IMLC). This program recognizes that medical training is fairly uniform across the states involved, and it provides a quicker path to licensure for physicians looking to practice medicine in Wisconsin. 787 more words


USC's virtual doctors will see you now

The University of Southern California is bringing virtual reality to specialty care. Keck Medicine, USC’s academic medical center, has launched a virtual care clinic that it believes will improve efficiency and reduce costs by allowing more patients to receive healthcare services through virtual providers. 132 more words

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