Tag Archives: telemedicine

Tiag to Build Wellness & Performance Tracking Platform for Navy Sailors

Reston, Virginia-based technology services provider tiag will design and build an expanded version of its performance tracking system for the U.S. Navy. The company said Tuesday it will evolve the Warrior Performance Platform into an interactive Human Performance Self-Service Kiosk in an effort to provide sailors access to wellness and nutrition information tailored to their individual fitness goals. The HPSSK will also work to integrate with …

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ManTech Secures VA Health IT Support Subcontract; Daniel Keefe Comments

ManTech International has received a potential $20 million subcontract from Liberty IT Solutions to provide support services to the Department of Veterans Affairs‘ Office of Information & Technology. ManTech said Friday it will perform troubleshooting, systems engineering, software development and operational support work on VA’s telemedicine and VistA Imaging  platforms. Daniel Keefe, president and …

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Emergency Service Providers Pick TCS’ Telemedicine Platform; Jay Whitehurst, Christopher Newton Comment

TeleCommunication Systems has been selected to deploy its VirtuMedix telemedicine system for the patients of Infinity HealthCare and Emergency Physician Medical Group in the Midwest region. Infinity HealthCare and EPMG physicians will engage patients via computers and mobile devices on VirtuMedix’s cloud-based architecture, TCS said Thursday. Jay Whitehurst, TCS commercial software …

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Jay Whitehurst: TCS Designs Telemedicine Tool for Mobile, Web Health Services

TeleCommunication Systems has developed a new video telemedicine platform for healthcare providers and workers in a North Carolina-based independent emergency medicine group to remotely consult with more than 300,000 patients per year. TCS said Monday that the Wake Emergency Physicians, PA group will be the first healthcare organization to implement TCS’ VirtuMedix platform and the …

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Inmarsat, Nonprofit Partner for Satellite Telemedicine Project; Rupert Pearce Comments

Inmarsat and the Global eHealth Foundation will collaborate to introduce telemedicine programs meant to connect healthcare providers with patients in sub-Saharan Africa with the aid of satellite communications technology. The alliance intends to use Inmarsat’s Alphasat global telecommunications satellite to help people living in remote areas throughout sub-Saharan Africa to …

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Cisco Launches Online Healthcare Collaboration Tool; David Plummer Comments

Cisco has introduced a web-based platform intended to help patients connect and communicate with their healthcare providers from any device and location. Extended Care works to secure online physician-patient communications and give users access to video consultations, pre-appointment questionnaires and wellness educational resources, Cisco said Thursday. David Plummer, Cisco general manager …

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Cisco, Inmarsat Co-Launch 3G Telemedicine Services; Wael Abdulal, Drew Brandy Comment

Cisco and Inmarsat have co-launched a new telecommunications service intended to help organizations provide healthcare support in remote areas and undeveloped communities. The companies aim to help medical facilities and professionals interact with and take care of patients in locations with little-to-no telecommunications infrastructure, Inmarsat said Tuesday. Inmarsat will equip …

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