For years, EMS and Fire crews have responded to 911 calls only to find an increasing percentage of calls are for non-emergent health concerns.
There are millions of kids in the United States without structured, safe learning environments between the hours of 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. – a time frame that the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention describes as the most dangerous hours for children in our country.
These days, connectivity seems to be a foregone conclusion. At Health 2.0, we track more than 3,000 companies and products in the digital health space and count no less than 500 tools dedicated to connecting patients to providers, and another 50 companies that curate online patient communities.
The topic of veterans’ health is one that has been widely discussed over the past few years, and understandably so. We know that 13 years of sustained combat has left many veterans physically injured or wounded.