Tag Archives: Health_Innovation

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 >

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 >

Need for a 21st Century Immigration Policy

Intel’s CEO, Paul Otellini, along with other members of the President’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness, wrote a joint op-ed on the need for a 21st Century immigration policy. Check out the op-ed, which is posted below America needs a … Read more >

Intel’s Op-Ed in Support of Privacy Legislation

Today, The Hill’s Congress Blog published an op-ed written by David Hoffman, Intel’s Director of Security Policy and Global Privacy Officer.  In the op-ed, David argues that putting in place a legal and regulatory system that provides for strong privacy protections is … Read more >

Intel Supports Kerry-McCain Privacy Legislation and Administration’s Call for Legislation

Today, Intel, along with eBay, Microsoft and HP, issued a joint statement supporting the introduction by Senator John Kerry and Senator John McCain of the Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights Act. Intel has long advocated for comprehensive federal privacy legislation, … Read more >

The American Research and Competitiveness Act of 2011– Driving Jobs and Innovation

This month we welcomed Noushin Jahanian as Intel’s director of Tax Policy and Government Relations and newest member of our Washington, DC office. Noushin joins us from the Washington Tax Group and before that she was the Chief Counsel and … Read more >

Attention DC: Watch the PDT (Public Displays of Technology)

I’m sure that no one in DC’s policy world has an obsession with checking their mobile devices. Right? A recent survey commissioned by Intel found that nine out of ten American adults claim they have seen people misuse mobile technology, … Read more >

Today’s West Wing Week or Don’t Bump My Atoms

Many in Washington and throughout the county look forward to the White House’s regular “West Wing Week” video. These are typically posted on Fridays and include footage from the President’s travels and events from the preceding week. Today, the West … Read more >