YouTube feature to help users find credible health information online
The video platform revealed health source information panels will be displayed on videos which have been certified as coming from an authoritative source.
Three digital health companies join forces to enable GP video sharing
Cognitant Group, eConsult Health, HCI and have co-developed an easy way for patients to receive accredited healthcare videos from their GPs.
NHS Highland trials GP Near Me video service in Wick
The new GP Near Me service is being tested with patients of Riverview Practice in the town of Wick, Caithness, in the north of Scotland.
Video technology trialled for premature babies in Scottish hospital
The Royal Hospital for Children in Glasgow are undertaking a trial that allows parents to be updated on their premature babies.
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Half of European doctors use web video
Nearly half of online physicians in Western Europe watch online video for professional purposes, according to a new survey.
GE and Intel step-up Health Guide push
GE Healthcare and Intel have expanded their agreement to market the Intel Health Guide in the UK. The Health Guide is a home telehealth device designed to help patients with chronic conditions better manage their health. The unit enables patients to communicate with healthcare professionals and provides clinicians with access to current patient data. Intel […]
DH endorses first video game
The Nintendo Wii Fit Plus has become the first computer game to be endorsed by the Department of Health. The game, which will go on sale on Friday 30 October, has been granted permission to use the NHS Change4Life logo in its advertising and in shops. Change4Life is an NHS campaign to persuade everyone, but particularly […]
Dr Adam Darkins explains to Neil Versel why telehealth is key to the future of the Veterans Health Administration.
Denmark runs telehealth pilots
Denmark has rolled-out two telehealth pilots it now intends to implement nationally over the next three years.
Telefónica pilots video phone signing
Telefónica Innovation and Design has piloted a solution that allows deaf people across Granada and Andalusia to communicate with friends, family and public services using a video phone.