Digital

Mobile's role in healthcare is still experimental

Mobile's role in healthcare is still experimental

Mobile app makers shared insights about how to improve people's health and change behavior at the Lions Health festival.

EY launches health innovation incubator

The effort is part of the consultancy's Startup Challenge that pairs health neophytes with mentors.

Key Moments

Key Moments

A timeline of important milestones in the era of patient engagement

UCLA looks to Twitter for health trends

UCLA looks to Twitter for health trends

Researchers say Twitter could provide critical insight into health needs for hard-to-reach groups.

Cancer center and tech co. test Apple Watch in breast-cancer patients

Cancer center and tech co. test Apple Watch in breast-cancer patients

Parties in the effort say the novelty of wearing an Apple Watch, along with a newly developed app, may help clinicians refine treatment plans and patient support.

Hints from the pros: Social media done well requires risk

Hints from the pros: Social media done well requires risk

Successful social-media engagement is not about the perfect picture or a tightly controlled brand. Instead, panelists at the Hub Convene conference indicated it's a matter of letting the audience take hold

Is Digital Marketing a Dead-End Job?

Is Digital Marketing a Dead-End Job?

Either we need to stop calling it digital marketing (because digital is baked into business) and just consider it marketing. If we feel like we can't, then digital might very well be a dead-end job.

Diabetes advocate Manny Hernandez joins digital health firm

Hernandez is known for his ability to bring together patients and pharma. He joined Livongo Health to aid the firm's user experience.

Biogen, PatientsLikeMe use Fitbit to better understand MS

Biogen, PatientsLikeMe use Fitbit to better understand MS

The drugmaker and patient network teamed up to establish a formal framework for deploying activity trackers for patients with MS and for capturing that data.

ResearchKit: A Medical Research Revolution?

ResearchKit: A Medical Research Revolution?

Apple is putting the power of clinical trials in our pockets with ResearchKit.