Monthly Archive: March 2016

Mar 24

Apple® makes a big move in healthcare

  This week Apple®  launched CareKit™, a new developer tool that will make it easier to build healthcare apps for iOS devices. The open-source platform will be available in April and should work similarly to ResearchKit, but will focus on patient care.  Apple introduced ResearchKit  last year and are very happy with their success. “We’re …

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Mar 01

Would you pay for Virtual Care?

Everyone’s time is valuable and most patients and care-givers are sick of travelling and waiting for a face to face consultation. Virtual Care is a “win- win” for the business, healthcare providers and patients.  Forbes reported that in the US, revenue for video consultations alone will increase from less than $100 million in 2013 to …

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