Tag Archives: Health

Providence St. Joseph Health builds a powerful telehealth program

Providence St. Joseph Health Consortium, based in Renton, Washington, had a problem: maintaining access for its patients and needing to find creative ways to expand hospital and clinician capacity through virtual means versus traditional brick-and-mortar solutions. THE PROBLEM Capacity is a long-standing problem for healthcare leaders as demands for services are much more dynamic than… Read More »

Matthew’s health care tidbits

Health Policy Jul 24, 2021• Each week I’ve been adding a brief tidbits section to the THCB Reader, our weekly newsletter that summarizes the best of THCB that week (Sign up here!). Then I had the brainwave to add them to the blog. They’re short and usually not too sweet! –Matthew Holt In this week’s… Read More »

Digital Health Tools Are Finding Business Models – IQVIA’s 2021 Read on the Health of Digital Health

In the Age of COVID, over 90,000 new health apps were released, as the supply of digital therapeutics and wearables grew in 2020. Evidence supporting the use of digital health tools if growing, tracked in Digital Health Trends 2021: Innovation, Evidence, Regulation, and Adoption from IQVIA Institute for Human Data Science. IQVIA has been closely… Read More »

Health Canada deflects complaints about ads for ‘abortion-pill reversal’

Breadcrumb Trail Links Women Sexual Health News National Health and Wellness Health Canadian Politics Canada Medical groups have condemned the treatment as unproven and potentially unsafe, but Alliance for Life argues there is good evidence reversal works and is safe Author of the article: Tom Blackwell Publishing date: Jul 07, 2021  •  6 hours ago  • … Read More »