Health Tech Bulletin 17-02-2017
DIGITAL HEALTH INNOVATION
Tending to chronic health conditions can be a tough undertaking, but the virtual nurse from Sensely can help. Sensely, not only provides a virtual nurse, but also telemedicine, patient education videos, monitoring of vitals, and more.
Researchers at IBM have developed a hub for wearables that can gather information from multiple wearable devices and share it with a doctor, potentially cutting down on the time patients need to spend in a hospital.
Project Tide, developed in collaboration with the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, is a smartphone app to help health professionals in developing countries accurately diagnose TB. Project Tide’s Cyan Collier describes its development.