Setting policies for e-Health: researchers publish a review of the current global landscape

by: Perry W. Payne, Jr., MD/JD/MPP The Journal of Medical Internet Research recently published an article in which a team of researchers from multiple countries conducted a structured literature review to assess the scope of policy issues that individuals, institutions and governments face when implementing eHealth programs. eHealth, which broadly refers to the use of […]

Researchers demonstrate iPhone accelerometer can be used to train patients with balance problems

mHealth Research Digest with Tim Bredrup Current devices to help manage patients with physical balance problems are impractical for home-based rehabilitation for a variety of reasons including their size, complexity, and cost, amongst others. In an effort to address this issue, a team of researchers at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor designed, developed, […]

StartUp Health Accelerator announces its first class of “Healthcare Transformers”

Almost all of the “Healthcare Transformers” selected by StartUp Health to join their inaugural group of resident companies are described as serial entrepreneurs with a record of executing a vision and disrupting. Sundeep Bhan ( is a serial entrepreneur determined to disrupt the ways physicians and patients leverage lab testing to make better decisions when […]