The grant will support a one year study to test mobile health technology for management of diabetes, specifically to support patient management.
Tag: Veterans Affairs
Digital health platform that integrates data from practically anywhere, where EMRs like Epic or VistA or Healthkit enabled apps.
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has been one of the most active proponents of digital health.
VA online program, VetsPrevail, has helped more than 30,000 veterans.
$16.1 million dollar contract by VA to develop a mobile radiology viewing apps
The Department of Veterans Affairs is incorporating mobile technology and devices into their operations, demonstrating that they are up to date on technology. VA is distributing a controlled number (1,000 max) of iPhones and iPads to hospitals that represent a business case of need, such as the D.C. VA medical center. The devices are being used by VA doctors to securely and remotely access a patient’s electronic health record (EHR). The mobile app enables a physician to have information about the patients to be seen that day, and helps with rounds.
The Veterans Affairs Department is procuring 100,000 tablets for the thousands of medical clinicians, doctors, nurses and technicians to use.