Entries by Jeff Urdan

swyMed CEO Stefano Migliorisi to Speak on ‘Telehealth and Remote Patient Monitoring’ Panel at NVTC’s 2017 Capital Health Tech Summit

WHO: Stefano Migliorisi is the CEO and founder of swyMed. Leveraging its patented technology, swyMed expands telemedicine care to places where it was previously unavailable, powering truly mobile exceptional-quality live video encounters, at the lowest bandwidths. The company’s video telemedicine solutions, including the DOT Telemedicine Backpack, give care providers the ability to connect to doctors for […]

swyMed Partners with Bassett Healthcare Network to Provide Highly Reliable Video Telemedicine Technology for Its School-Based Health Centers

Initiative to Allow for Real-Time Video Encounters between Network Hospitals and the District’s Educational Institutions Lexington, MA – May 16, 2017 – swyMed, a provider of exceptional-quality video telemedicine solutions, and Bassett Healthcare Network today announced that they have joined forces to allow for highly reliable video telemedicine encounters within Bassett Healthcare’s 15 School-Based Health […]

swyMed Introduces the DOT Telemedicine Backpack, Enabling Connectivity for Real-Time Mobile Video Consultations from Any Location

First-of-its-kind, plug-and-play backpack reliably connects patients and doctors to improve care and reduce costs Lexington, Mass – February 14, 2017 – swyMed, a provider of exceptional-quality video telemedicine solutions, today unveiled the DOT Telemedicine Backpack. It is the first lightweight, mobile telemedicine solution that enables field care providers to conduct high quality, reliable, real-time video […]

Becker’s Hospital Review: Disruptive Healthcare Companies to Watch in 2017

Healthcare is ripe with opportunity for investors and entrepreneurs. Mobile health, sophisticated consumer expectations, data transparency and preference for on-demand services at a flat fee have ushered in a class of companies that resist the status quo. Here are 11 companies disrupting healthcare today. They’re worth keeping an eye on. Read the full article here.

PRESS RELEASE: swyMed Announces Formation of Scientific Advisory Board

Physicians with outstanding leadership and clinical experience introduced as members Lexington, Mass. – January 31, 2017 – swyMed, a provider of exceptional-quality video telemedicine solutions, today announced the creation of its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) with four key appointments: Lester Wold, M.D.; James McCarthy, M.D.; Ronald Merrell, M.D.; and Noah Rosen, M.D. The Scientific Advisory […]

6 Learnings from the American Telemedicine Association Annual

VeaMea (now swy|me) visited the American Telemedicine Association Annual Conference in Tampa this past week.  It was an interesting conference with thousands of participants, and hundreds of vendors. We had some interesting conversations with people who are, or are going to be, practicing Telemedicine as well as a variety of support organizations. Here are a few highlights: Rural […]

Top 5 Reasons TelePsychiatry is a Killer App for Video Conferencing

The Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), a division of Health and Human Services (HHS) has a database where you can search for information about shortages of access to primary care, dental and mental health services.  A quick search for mental health services reveals a significant shortage in almost every area across the nation.     Top 5 Reasons […]

TeleHealth Technology – Better care at lower cost

Ever wish you could wave a magic wand and reduce healthcare expenses ?  You don’t need to, TeleHealth / TeleMedicine technology is already working to do just that ! (I wonder if Congress reads our blog…) Software video collaboration, video conferencing and web conferencing technology are being used to improve the efficiency of medical education and service […]