Bayer G4A is a global program formerly known as Grants4Apps. These days, the “A” in G4A stands for much more — acceleration, advancement, AI, and everything else that’s advancing the current state of digital health. Officially, G4A is a global program within Bayer that “supports startups and companies that are developing innovative solutions in health and care.” In other words, Bayer is tapping into the entrepreneurial ecosystem to facilitate progress — both within its own ranks, and within the healthcare and wellness industries as a whole.
Health IT conferences are getting a makeover! The team at Healthcare Scene is rallying a collaborative community of Health IT problem-solvers to be part of something special – the newly announced HITExpo18 (Expo.health). HITExpo18 will be May 30 – June 1, 2018 at the New Orleans Marriott and produced by Healthcare Scene – a renowned blog network that brings context to the latest news and innovations in Health IT.
Today begins the third and final stage of our launch efforts to bring .health to the world. We started on May 8, 2017 by giving validated trademark holders the first right to register their domains. Next, on July 20, we gave exclusive access to verified members of the health industry. Now, on December 5th, we expand our distribution to 50+ registrar partners.
The .health domain extension is now available and is already becoming the web address of choice for everyone who is advancing health & wellness online. Trying to decide if a .health domain is right for you or your brand? Here are a few things you should know:
Encounter Telehealth is committed to empowering individuals to take charge of their own health and allow mental health providers to expand their influence by leveraging technology.
If we had to sum up this year’s Connected Health Conference in three words, it would be “health system innovation.” What an amazing showcase of hospital innovation groups and their work to advance health through technology. We heard form groups like Johns Hopkins, Mt. Sinai in NYC, Healthbox/Intermountain Healthcare, and of course, Partners Healthcare.
Early access for the health industry to register .health domains during the Industry Access Period ends on Thursday, November 30th. This period has allowed qualified members of the health industry first access to the best names available in .health – and so far, over 2,500 domains have been registered!
This weekend we partnered with health++, Stanford’s annual health hackathon. Organized by SHIFT, a student group that empowers students to move healthcare forward, the weekend brought together countless individuals and departments from within Stanford, as well as many partners from outside.
The 1upHealth platform allows developers to launch an application and automate secure data sharing from patients’ electronic medical records in less than a minute.
We released the Consumer Health Online – 2017 Research Report today and hope the report will inspire health marketers, digital strategists, and innovators to advance the future of health online and meet the growing demand of consumers seeking health information online.