Why harnessing health data isn’t enough

Athena Insight | July 26, 2016

Back in 1995, when we launched what was originally called Partners Telemedicine, the terms “mHealth” and “digital health” didn’t exist. This was well before the Internet, cloud computing, ubiquitous sensors, social networks, tablets, e-readers, mobile phones, and apps became part of the fabric of our everyday lives. I didn’t know with what, with whom, or how we would be connecting to our patients.Back in 1995, when we launched what was originally called Partners Telemedicine, the terms “mHealth” and “digital health” didn’t exist. This was well before the Internet, cloud computing, ubiquitous sensors, social networks, tablets, e-readers, mobile phones, and apps became part of the fabric of our everyday lives. I didn’t know with what, with whom, or how we would be connecting to our patients. Read More