Category Archives: Health Information Technology

2018 Bodes Well for Telehealth and Remote Patient Monitoring

By Mario Romao, Global Director, Health and Data Policy If 2017 ended on a high for telehealth and remote patient monitoring, the start of 2018 also did not disappoint. Indeed, on Feb 9, the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 was signed … Read more >

Winds are Changing for Remote Patient Monitoring

In my last blog post I referenced the launch of the Intel® Health Application Platform for remote healthcare and also the recent solicitation for comments on “Current Year 2018 Revisions to Payment Policies under the Physician Fee Schedule” (PFS), in … Read more >

Intel launches the Health Application Platform to Provide Better and More Efficient Care

Intel announced the launch of the Intel® Health Application Platform, software that, when coupled with an Intel-architecture-based design specification implemented by a third-party hardware vendor, can help enable healthcare solution providers to securely and reliably deliver distributed healthcare services and … Read more >

Advancing Precision Medicine, Promoting Better Patient Outcomes

The U.S. is making exciting strides in precision medicine. Yesterday, Intel and the Broad Institute of Harvard and MIT announced revolutionary developments advancing the use of high-performance computing for genomics analytics that will accelerate precision medicine. Together we have created … Read more >

21st Century Cures to advance precision medicine.

The 21st Century Cures Act will dramatically advance precision medicine, accelerating medical discovery and improving outcomes for patients across the United States. The Act brings together the computational expertise of the Department of Energy and clinical expertise of the National … Read more >

Precision Medicine Is the Next Global Space Race. Will the US Lead?

By: Alice B. Borrelli, Global Director for Healthcare Policy, Intel Kathleen Lynch, Senior Director, Global Government Affairs & Public Policy, Illumina DNA sequencing is advancing faster than nearly any other technology in history—and it’s setting off the next global space … Read more >

Fostering the Internet of Things to Advance U.S. Leadership

By Marjorie Dickman, Global Director and Managing Counsel, IoT Policy Intel commends the Department of Commerce’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) for launching a request for comment today on “The Benefits, Challenges, and Potential Roles for the Government in Fostering … Read more >