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Nike partners with TechStars to launch new startup accelerator focused on digital health and fitness startups utilizing the Nike Fuel API.
Startup Chile announces eight digital health startups as part of their 105 company 2013 class.
DreamIt Ventures launches a digital health accelerator in Philadelphia with partners Independence Blue Cross and University of Pennsylvania Health System.
AliveCor announces at the 4th annual mHealth Summit that its ECG iPhone case has received FDA 510K approval, shows evidence of its effectiveness.
Rex Healthcare in Chapel Hill, NC has launched a custom mobile application for cancer patients to better manage their treatment.
The ONC has announced the winners of the Reporting Patient Safety Events Challenge, with the top prize of $50,000 going to an app submitted by CRG Medical and iHealthExchange called KBCoreSM.
New York City-based ZocDoc (@ZocDoc) has launched a new patient check-in feature for users of its online physician search engine and appointment booking service.
Wesley Smith, Head of Health Sales in North America for Samsung, tells iMedicalApps about his company’s new focus on B2B over its legacy B2C business.
Qualcomm has announced the launch of the 2Net Platform in Europe to enable telehealth providers and medical device companies quickly deploy mobile health products/services to clients in an effort to lower the cost of chronic disease management.
Misfit Wearables has launched a crowdfunding campaign on IndieGoGo for Shine, the startup’s impressive debut wearable sensor. The company was founded by Sonny Vu and Sridhar Iyengar, co-founders of Agamatrix, along with former Apple CEO John Sculley, and has raised $7.6 million in Series A funding from the Founders Fund and Khosla Ventures. The inspiration for […]
c8 MediSensors and Dexcom, have received regulatory approvals for their Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) systems in the EU and US
Health eVillages has announced a partnership with Oakstone Publishing to provide continuing medical education (CME) content to health professionals working at Health eVillages pilot locations throughout the developing world.
ER Express offers patients an Open Table for emergency departments, which allows users to reserve a specific, guaranteed time slot prior to arriving at the ED.
Clemson University researchers receive National Science Foundation grant to fund development of “smart app” for coordination of perioperative services.
The Pinaxis Apollo application has been named the winner of the ONC-sponsored EHR Accessibility Module Challenge.
Humetrix’s iBlueButton application has been announced the winner of the Blue Button Mashup Challenge sponsored by the Office of the National Coordinator.
Telsano Health is announced as the winner of the Qualcomm 2Net SDK Challenge, which called upon developers to create apps which aggregate and visualize data captured via devices in the 2Net ecosystem.
MyKinergy, developed by Kinergy Health, was selected as the winner of the Patient Engagement Blue Button Challenge sponsored by The Advisory Board Company.
Startup Health Network launches in live beta to catalyze collaboration amongst the many different stakeholders in the emerging digital health industry.
mc10 and Reebok-CCM announce they have collaborated to develop a new skull cap with embedded impact sensor to help athletes of all levels detect concussions.