CareSync raises $4.25M for personal health record, care coordination services From Mobil Health News

by Admin 10.23.2014

Tampa, Florida-based personal health record developer CareSync raised $4.25 million in a round led by Tullis Health Investors, Clearwell Group, CDH Solutions, and CareSync CEO Travis Bond. The funding will help the company scale its operations and invest in its sales and marketing teams. “We began with a vision to create a patient-centered health platform that would empower [...]

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UK health and fitness tracking market to double next year From Mobil Health News

by Admin 10.22.2014

A new report from Kantar Media estimates that the value of the health and fitness wearable technology market in Great Britain is between £225 million and £375 million, or $360 million to $601 million. They estimate 13.1 million British people will be using health and fitness wearables by 2015, more than double the 6.7 million people (or [...]

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Illinois medical group to use Apple Watch in disease management pilot From Mobil Health News

by Admin 10.22.2014

Springfield, Illinois-based Hospital Sisters Health System (HSHS) has launched a pilot program to examine how nurses and physicians can integrate the Apple Watch into the medical group’s Advanced Medical Home program. HSHS’ Advanced Medical Home program, which has a total of 1,100 patients, uses nurse navigators to offer specialized care to high-risk patients with chronic diseases. While the patients in this program are also [...]

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Telcare raises $32.5 million for cellular-enabled glucose meter, to expand to related conditions From Mobil Health News

by Admin 10.22.2014

Bethesda, Maryland-based cellular-enabled blood glucose meter company Telcare has raised $32.5 million led by Norwest Venture Partners with participation from Mosaic Health Solutions and existing backers The Qualcomm Life Fund and Sequoia Capital. The latest round of funding takes Telcare’s total disclosed funding to north of $60 million. Telcare offers a diabetes management package that includes a cellular-enabled glucose [...]

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