News Summary – 14 January 2013 Reply

  1. ‘Society’s problems risk overwhelming the NHS’ – hospitals caring for those who cannot live independently gu.com/p/3dxy5/tw via @guardian
  2. RCGP: ‘Personal Health Budgets will help People with Long Term Health Problems’ – guidance Commissioning GP bit.ly/10tFmv7
  3. RT @DMAILhealth: Nintendo Wii: Playing on games console could help children who struggle to co-ordinate their movements bit.ly/ZOdFYb
  4. Irish Govt reverses personal alarm cuts decision for older people – budget reinstated bit.ly/10tGNK6 via @rtenews and @telecareaware
  5. RT @NuffieldTrust: Download our new iPhone/iPad app, Health Talks, from the iTunes store, for exclusive video interviews w/ health experts ow.ly/gIVIH
  6. RT @clarkmike: Irish Govt reverses personal alarm cuts decision 4 older ppl – budget reinstated bit.ly/10tGNK6 via @rtenews #ageing
  7. ‘Mobile Health Around the Globe: Health Tech in the 21st Century’ – growing involvement of Telcos soc.li/oQo7WyH #mhealth #telehealth
  8. @ChiCustard Thanks for video link reminder – have had contact with Norfolk over recent years
  9. @clarkmike love to do more work in this area, am creative problem solver, keep coming up with telecare ideas but have no place 2 take them
  10. RT @AidisTrust: New ‘leap’ in computer interaction? Mouseless computer access. #2013CES #BBC #technology ow.ly/gMSe2
  11. Mayo Study: Successful implementation of #telemedicine-based counseling program for breast cancer patients 1.usa.gov/RStZrK #telehealth
  12. Online Social Networking for HIV Education and Prevention: A Mixed-Methods Analysis – study using Facebook bit.ly/RSwlqw
  13. Can a Website Computer-Tailored Physical Activity Intervention Be Acceptable, Usable, and Effective for Older People? 1.usa.gov/RSwBWG
  14. VIDEOCARE: Decentralised psychiatric emergency care through videoconferencing 1.usa.gov/RSwVET
  15. Study: Effect of Patient Activation on Self-Management in Patients With Heart Failure 1.usa.gov/RSxlLe
  16. Social Networking for HIV Education and Prevention:Mixed-Methods Analysis – study using Facebook bit.ly/RSwlqw v @clarkmike #nhssm
  17. iMA Journal Club: Study on using mobile technology to supplement weight loss bit.ly/W0fWib via @imedicalapps
  18. Monthly news on #telehealth #telecare #digitalhealth via ALIP/KTN and TelecareLIN bit.ly/vLq84J – 1000 news links last month
  19. RT @TelehealthHull: Article and audio interview discussing the readmission risk associated with ‘post-hospital syndrome’ nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/N… via @NEJM
  20. ‘Council staff lack skills to commission public services, survey finds’ gu.com/p/3dxhy/tw via @guardian
  21. RT @JDementiaCare: Alive to new possibilities! Tim Lloyd-Yeates in latest Jnl of Dementia Care on using i-Pads with people with dementia bit.ly/V5iJuE
  22. From U.S., Walgreens Pharmacy involved in 3 accountable care orgs – lump sum to care for group of seniors – Wash Post wapo.st/VWgbgr
  23. Despite Potential Benefits, Medicare Is Slow to Connect With #Telehealth – Medicare News Group bit.ly/UlvUnj
  24. ‘The doc will see you now’ – on the Internet -‘Pts like convenience, but diagnoses can go awry’ – USAToday usat.ly/UlwEcm #telehealth
  25. RT @katiemantell: Looking for our first Digital Comms Intern – a great opp to get (paid) experience in a leading health thinktank/charity ow.ly/gNAnl
  26. Paul Glasziou (BMJ):Most innovations are not advances – innovation evaluation=progress – new is not necessarily better bit.ly/VbV7ll
  27. ‘Touch Surgery app allows surgeons to practice operations on virtual patients’ bit.ly/VbW4tW via @imedicalapps

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