Tag Archives: healthcare

Dr Ben Goldacre calls for a culture of openness around healthcare data analytics

A “mañana culture” which constantly promises action tomorrow is preventing data analytics being used to drive immediate healthcare improvements, said Dr Ben Goldacre at the Digital Health Rewired conference. “We don’t do analytics as well as we should, as well as we could,” he told delegates in his keynote speech at London’s Olympia yesterday. Goldacre, who is director at the… Read More »

DispatchHealth teaming up with Philips to bring on-demand healthcare to seniors

Dive Brief: Mobile urgent care provider DispatchHealth is partnering with Philips in an effort to improve access to care and reduce costs by bringing on-demand healthcare services to seniors in their homes. The pilot program — available to select Arizona members of Mercy Care — provides emergency, primary and palliative care services without the need… Read More »

Healthcare? Gaming? Analysts Speculate on Where Apple Should Spend Its Cash – TheStreet.com

With Apple’s troublesome fourth quarter in the rearview mirror, investors are turning their attention to how the tech giant should spend its cash.  It’s time for Apple (AAPL) to go shopping, wrote analysts at JP Morgan in a note to clients on Monday. The iPhone maker has around $ 130 billion to its name in net cash, analyst… Read More »