6/17/19

The Rock Weekly

Last week in digital health, from A to Z

Here’s the recipe for last week’s digital health alphabet soup:

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Headlines

Cisco, American Well Team Up For Virtual Visits On Your TV
Companies are clamoring for remote patient monitoring opportunities CNBC | (Tweet)

House Votes To Overturn Ban On National Patient Identifier
But patient matching woes are far from over Modern Healthcare | (Tweet)

That Sleep Tracker Could Make Your Insomnia Worse
The unhealthy obsession with achieving perfect sleep The New York Times | (Tweet)

Mini-Bios In The EHR Help Clinicians Connect With Patients
Personalizing impersonal health records Kaiser Health News | (Tweet)

The Inside Story Of Embattled Startup uBiome
"'It's the Wild West in the microbiome'" Business Insider | (Tweet)

Innovation In Treating Chronic Pain Requires New Measures
Evidation’s Christine Lemke calls on researchers to join the endeavor Rock Health | (Tweet)

How VR Is Poised To Make Real-World Clinical Impact
Mapping out a framework for use cases in healthcare MedCity News | (Tweet)

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