Blast Off!

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.

Connected Health 2017 Recap

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.

HCIC Highlights

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!

health++: Stanford’s Annual Health Hackathon

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.

Release of the Consumer Health Online – 2017 Research Report

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.

Domains for Health: What Marketers Need to Know

Internet registry company dotHealth released the domain “.health” last month, making it available for organizations that provide healthcare or health information, market health products or services, or develop health-related technologies.

Mount Sinai App Lab launches Rx.health

Rx.Health (the RxUniverse platform) allows healthcare providers to avoid the confusing task of selecting from 300,000+ health and wellness apps on the market and directly prescribe patients the most effective medical app for their respective disease state.