IC-Health - Improving the digital healthliteracy of European citizens
IC-Health is a project to develop a series of Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCS) to help improve the digital health literacy of European citizens. MOOCS will be developed in eight languages (English, French, Italian, Danish, German, Swedish, Dutch and Spanish). Countries involved in the pilot are Spain, Italy, Belgium, United Kingdom, Netherlands, Sweden, Germany and Denmark.
Since computer technology can nowadays find you the best restaurant or the quickest route home, keep you in touch with friends around the globe, and help you in a job search, it seems common logic that it should become a routine part of the health care scene, too.
Though only up to a point, as it turns out. The logic is impeccable. The logistics are less evident.Read More Leave a Comment
A massive thank you to everyone who participated in our Health Literacy & Accessible Digital Health information event in Manchester, held in conjunction with the Patient Information Forum (PIF).
We enjoyed a packed agenda delivered by expert speakers, who provided guidance and insight into the challenges many face accessing an increasingly digital health service. With so much information shared there’s a lot to digest, so here are our key takeaways.Read More Leave a Comment
Humana will establish a center for digital health and analytics in Boston, the Louisville-based health insurer announced last week.
The center, which will be called Humana Studio H, and which will be located in Boston’s Seaport neighborhood, will focus on pioneering new products and services that will then be developed for use across the organization, according to officials. The Boston location affords access to the area’s wealth of talent in digital technology, analytics and experience design, in one of the city’s most dynamic neighborhoods, officials said, noting that the project will be complete next summer.Read More Leave a Comment