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Digital Therapeutics

What Have We Learned? 5 Healthcare Predictions for 2021

We can safely call 2020, among other things, the “Year of Healthcare.” It was a year that put health and wellness front and center by being swallowed up by a global pandemic, shining a lot on underutilized resources, opportunities for innovation, improvable areas, and different ways to help patients. It was a year that ...

3 Important Tips for Improving Adherence to Cardiovascular Medications

As cases of cardiovascular disease increase in the United States, there continues to be a problem with medication adherence among a considerable portion of this patient population. Data from the American College of Cardiology indicates that nearly half of all Americans suffer from some sort of heart disease. In the meantime, data from the ...

Being There without Being There: The Importance of Remotely Offering Behavioral Health Support

One of the most valuable lessons that we’ve learned in the healthcare landscape over the past 20 years is the importance of behavioral health in all areas of treatment delivery. It affects how patients interact with care providers, prioritize medication adherence, maintain diets, stay active, and manage all other areas of wellness. The World ...

GoMo Health, National Foundation for Cancer Research and AIM-HI Collaborate to Accelerate Clinical Trial Recruitment and Increase Retention

GoMo Health continues to expand its footprint as a digital therapeutic solution, now through a collaboration with the National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR), and AIM-HI. The GoMo Health evidence-based clinical trial engagement, referral, and telehealth adherence system is being made available to help cancer patients identify clinical studies, accelerate trial qualification and recruitment ...

Cancer Distress Screening: Why is it Important and How Can it Enhance Cancer Support Programs?

Holistic and effective mental health management is a fundamental component of comprehensive cancer treatment. From the shock and trauma of the initial diagnosis, to the unparalleled physical and emotional rigors of treatment, to the day-to-day decline in quality of life and fear of mortality, cancer patients face exceedingly high levels of emotional distress throughout ...

Beyond Step Counting: How Wearable Tech Impacts the Healthcare Industry

Wearable technology has become more mainstream in recent years with devices like the Apple Watch and Fitbit gaining popularity among health-conscious consumers. The demand for wearable technology grows as people are becoming increasingly invested in their own health, and these devices have found their place within the healthcare sector as a tool for educating ...

Employee Health and Wellbeing During COVID-19: How to Support Your Team

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to unexpected and sudden changes in our daily lives, and it is important to support your employees’ health and wellbeing through this time. At the onset of the pandemic, notable differences between essential and non-essential workers were made. Non-essential staff made the shift to working from home while essential ...

Telehealth Top 5: The Telehealth Statistics You Need to Know

Telehealth Medicine (also referred to as Telemedicine) has emerged to become a fixture of healthcare delivery in the United States and around the world, even before the COVID-19 pandemic mandated social distancing. Telehealth care resources increase access to providers, empower patients to take a more active role in the management of their care, and ...

Telehealth Best Practices to Reach Patients During COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has completely upended virtually all aspects of everyday life, one of the most important being the way we access healthcare. Vulnerable populations struggling with all types of conditions, from chronic diseases to mental illness, are finding themselves having to navigate a new access paradigm to connect with their physicians, and many ...

5 Strategies for Providing Effective Patient Education

Patients can most effectively manage their specific conditions and overall health if they’re given the tools, education, and resources to be informed advocates in their own care. Over the past few years, corresponding with the increased emphasis on wellness and the rise of telehealth integration for personalized care, patient education has become more important. ...