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The Digital Patient - Episode 58 - Dr. Abdelrahman Nimeri: Drivers of Surgical Quality, Bariatric Digital Patient Engagement & Patient-Reported Outcomes
January 18, 2022

The Digital Patient - Episode 58 - Dr. Abdelrahman Nimeri: Drivers of Surgical Quality, Bariatric Digital Patient Engagement & Patient-Reported Outcomes

In this episode of the SeamlessMD Podcast, Dr. Joshua Liu, Co-founder & CEO at SeamlessMD, and marketing colleague, Alan Sardana, chat with Dr. Abdelrahman Nimeri, Section Chief for Bariatric & Metabolic Surgery and Medical director of Atrium Health Weight Management at Atrium Health, about "Drivers of Surgical Quality, Bariatric Digital Patient Engagement & Patient-Reported Outcomes."

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Cornwall Community Hospital CEO Announces SeamlessMD Partnership for Surgical Remote Monitoring
January 17, 2022

Cornwall Community Hospital CEO Announces SeamlessMD Partnership for Surgical Remote Monitoring

Cornwall Community Hospital (CCH) President and CEO Jeanette Despatie recently published an article highlighting the upcoming implementation of SeamlessMD, a tool used by hospitals and health systems across Canada and the United States to deliver virtual care for patients before and after surgery via personalized education, to-do lists, progress-tracking, and remote patient monitoring.

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The Digital Patient - Episode 57 - Dr. Joseph D. Whitlark: Digital Patient Engagement to Increase Patient Experience & Market Share
January 11, 2022

The Digital Patient - Episode 57 - Dr. Joseph D. Whitlark: Digital Patient Engagement to Increase Patient Experience & Market Share

In this episode of the SeamlessMD Podcast, Dr. Joshua Liu, Co-founder & CEO at SeamlessMD, and marketing colleague, Alan Sardana, chat with Dr. Joseph D. Whitlark, Director of Robotic Surgery and Director of Thoracic Surgery at Crozer Health, about "Digital Patient Engagement to Increase Patient Experience & Market Share."

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CEO Dr. Joshua Liu Shares Insight on How SeamlessMD has Revolutionized Patient Care
January 5, 2022

CEO Dr. Joshua Liu Shares Insight on How SeamlessMD has Revolutionized Patient Care

Recently, SeamlessMD’s CEO Dr. Joshua Liu was featured on “SciSection,” a podcast initiative that aims to communicate important insights from experts within the healthcare industry and STEM communities to a broader audience in a simpler way. Featured on global platforms such as iHeartRadio, the team of journalists consists of members hailing from the University of Toronto, McMaster University, University of California Los Angeles, University of Guelph, York University, and more.

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SeamlessMD Podcast - Episode 56 - Dr. Daniel Chu: Leveraging Digital Patient Engagement for Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) & Health Literacy Strategies
December 22, 2021

SeamlessMD Podcast - Episode 56 - Dr. Daniel Chu: Leveraging Digital Patient Engagement for Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) & Health Literacy Strategies

In this episode of the SeamlessMD Podcast, Dr. Joshua Liu, Co-founder & CEO at SeamlessMD, and marketing colleague, Alan Sardana, chat with Dr. Daniel Chu, Vice Chair of Health Services Research at UAB about "Leveraging Digital Patient Engagement for Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) & Health Literacy Strategies."

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New Stanford Prehab Study Highlights High Patient Activation & Engagement Rates with SeamlessMD
December 20, 2021

New Stanford Prehab Study Highlights High Patient Activation & Engagement Rates with SeamlessMD

Recently, the Colorectal team at Stanford published a study revealing “Engagement and Adherence with a Web-Based Prehabilitation Program for Patients Awaiting Abdominal Colorectal Surgery.”

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1,000+ Patients Enroll on SeamlessMD for Pre and Post-Surgery Monitoring at Health Sciences North
December 15, 2021

1,000+ Patients Enroll on SeamlessMD for Pre and Post-Surgery Monitoring at Health Sciences North

Health Sciences North (HSN) recently celebrated a milestone: having enrolled more than 1,000 patients onto SeamlessMD supporting 10 different types of surgeries including Orthopaedics, Breast Cancer, Open Heart Surgery, ICD/Pacemaker, Colorectal and Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary (HPB) surgery.

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Digital Health Canada Recognizes SeamlessMD’s CEO Joshua Liu as 2021 Digital Health Executive of the Year
December 14, 2021

Digital Health Canada Recognizes SeamlessMD’s CEO Joshua Liu as 2021 Digital Health Executive of the Year

We are proud to announce that our very own Dr. Joshua Liu, Co-founder and CEO at SeamlessMD, has received recognition as the 2021 Digital Health Executive of the Year by Digital Health Canada. This prestigious award is presented to individuals “whose outstanding contributions as a leader have helped advance Digital Health or Virtual Health in Canada.”

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SeamlessMD Podcast - Episode 55 - Dr. Rardi van Heest: Pioneering Digital Patient Engagement for Cancer Care
December 14, 2021

SeamlessMD Podcast - Episode 55 - Dr. Rardi van Heest: Pioneering Digital Patient Engagement for Cancer Care

In this episode of the SeamlessMD Podcast, Dr. Joshua Liu, Co-founder & CEO at SeamlessMD, and marketing colleague, Alan Sardana, chat with Dr. Rardi van Heest, Vice President of Medical Affairs, Research & Academics, about "Pioneering Digital Patient Engagement for Cancer Care."

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SeamlessMD Pre-Qualified by Canada Health Infoway to Provide Remote Patient Monitoring in Canada
December 1, 2021

SeamlessMD Pre-Qualified by Canada Health Infoway to Provide Remote Patient Monitoring in Canada

SeamlessMD, the leading Digital Patient Engagement platform, has been designated as a pre-qualified vendor by Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) to provide Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) across Canada. With increasing patient expectations for digital care since the COVID-19 pandemic, health care providers have been racing to implement reputable RPM platforms that extend patient access to care beyond the bounds of the hospital – while also minimizing in-person visits.

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SeamlessMD is now a Verified Ontario Health Virtual Visit Solution
November 30, 2021

SeamlessMD is now a Verified Ontario Health Virtual Visit Solution

SeamlessMD is excited to announce that it is now a verified Virtual Visit Solution for Healthcare Providers in Ontario. Ontario Health and Ontario Telemedicine Network has an established verification process for virtual care solutions to assist health service providers in implementing platforms that meet the provincial standard.

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It’s Official: SeamlessMD is a Great Place to Work®
April 20, 2021

It’s Official: SeamlessMD is a Great Place to Work®

SeamlessMD is proud to announce that we have been certified as a Great Place to Work® after a thorough, independent analysis conducted by Great Place to Work Institute® Canada. This certification is based on direct feedback from employees, provided as part of an extensive and anonymous survey about their workplace experience.

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SeamlessMD Announces Platinum Sponsorship of the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Cardiac Society
April 12, 2021

SeamlessMD Announces Platinum Sponsorship of the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Cardiac Society

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SeamlessMD Featured by UofT Medical Alumni Association
April 12, 2021

SeamlessMD Featured by UofT Medical Alumni Association

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SeamlessMD CEO Speaks at Frontiers Health 2020
November 23, 2020

SeamlessMD CEO Speaks at Frontiers Health 2020

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SeamlessMD Speaks at Emerging Leaders Forum Event: Startups in the 6ix
November 17, 2020

SeamlessMD Speaks at Emerging Leaders Forum Event: Startups in the 6ix

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SeamlessMD CEO featured in UofT Medicine Alumni Highlight
October 21, 2020

SeamlessMD CEO featured in UofT Medicine Alumni Highlight

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SeamlessMD Speaks at CAN Health Network's 1st Annual General Meeting
October 7, 2020

SeamlessMD Speaks at CAN Health Network's 1st Annual General Meeting

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SeamlessMD Introduces Multi-Center PRO Quality Collaboratives
April 22, 2019

SeamlessMD Introduces Multi-Center PRO Quality Collaboratives

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Dr. Joshua Liu to speak at WISE National Conference 2015
March 20, 2015

Dr. Joshua Liu to speak at WISE National Conference 2015

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SeamlessMD CEO to speak at NeuCON 2015 Conference
March 12, 2015

SeamlessMD CEO to speak at NeuCON 2015 Conference

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Dr. Joshua Liu CEO of SeamlessMD to speak at TEDxUofT 2015
March 12, 2015

Dr. Joshua Liu CEO of SeamlessMD to speak at TEDxUofT 2015

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CEO of SeamlessMD to speak at EXCITE2015 Conference
March 4, 2015

CEO of SeamlessMD to speak at EXCITE2015 Conference

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SeamlessMD CEO to speak at TEDxYouth@Toronto
November 14, 2014

SeamlessMD CEO to speak at TEDxYouth@Toronto

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SeamlessMD CEO to speak at MD&M Minneapolis Conference
October 26, 2014

SeamlessMD CEO to speak at MD&M Minneapolis Conference

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SeamlessMD COO to speak on Connected Health panel at TiECon Canada 2014
October 21, 2014

SeamlessMD COO to speak on Connected Health panel at TiECon Canada 2014

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SeamlessMD CEO to speak on Digital Health panel at Forbes Under 30 Summit
October 16, 2014

SeamlessMD CEO to speak on Digital Health panel at Forbes Under 30 Summit

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SeamlessMD CEO to Moderate Panel on Venture Capital in Healthcare
September 30, 2014

SeamlessMD CEO to Moderate Panel on Venture Capital in Healthcare

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SeamlessMD CEO to be Keynote Speaker at Hacking Health Saskatoon
September 25, 2014

SeamlessMD CEO to be Keynote Speaker at Hacking Health Saskatoon

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CEO Dr. Joshua Liu Shares Insight on How SeamlessMD has Revolutionized Patient Care
January 5, 2022

CEO Dr. Joshua Liu Shares Insight on How SeamlessMD has Revolutionized Patient Care

Recently, SeamlessMD’s CEO Dr. Joshua Liu was featured on “SciSection,” a podcast initiative that aims to communicate important insights from experts within the healthcare industry and STEM communities to a broader audience in a simpler way. Featured on global platforms such as iHeartRadio, the team of journalists consists of members hailing from the University of Toronto, McMaster University, University of California Los Angeles, University of Guelph, York University, and more.

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New Stanford Prehab Study Highlights High Patient Activation & Engagement Rates with SeamlessMD
December 20, 2021

New Stanford Prehab Study Highlights High Patient Activation & Engagement Rates with SeamlessMD

Recently, the Colorectal team at Stanford published a study revealing “Engagement and Adherence with a Web-Based Prehabilitation Program for Patients Awaiting Abdominal Colorectal Surgery.”

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1,000+ Patients Enroll on SeamlessMD for Pre and Post-Surgery Monitoring at Health Sciences North
December 15, 2021

1,000+ Patients Enroll on SeamlessMD for Pre and Post-Surgery Monitoring at Health Sciences North

Health Sciences North (HSN) recently celebrated a milestone: having enrolled more than 1,000 patients onto SeamlessMD supporting 10 different types of surgeries including Orthopaedics, Breast Cancer, Open Heart Surgery, ICD/Pacemaker, Colorectal and Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary (HPB) surgery.

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Digital Health Canada Recognizes SeamlessMD’s CEO Joshua Liu as 2021 Digital Health Executive of the Year
December 14, 2021

Digital Health Canada Recognizes SeamlessMD’s CEO Joshua Liu as 2021 Digital Health Executive of the Year

We are proud to announce that our very own Dr. Joshua Liu, Co-founder and CEO at SeamlessMD, has received recognition as the 2021 Digital Health Executive of the Year by Digital Health Canada. This prestigious award is presented to individuals “whose outstanding contributions as a leader have helped advance Digital Health or Virtual Health in Canada.”

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Hospital News Highlights SeamlessMD Use at William Osler Health System for Advanced Patient Experience
November 8, 2021

Hospital News Highlights SeamlessMD Use at William Osler Health System for Advanced Patient Experience

Recently, William Osler Health System was featured in Hospital News’ November edition of their newsletter. The article outlined several ways in which the hospital has improved the delivery of patient care during the COVID-19 pandemic by primarily leveraging the use of technology.

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New UAB study finds Patient Engagement Technology decreases Hospital Length of Stay
October 18, 2021

New UAB study finds Patient Engagement Technology decreases Hospital Length of Stay

Since 2017, University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) Health System has offered SeamlessMD to its patients undergoing a variety of surgeries, including for Colorectal Surgery (patients needing an ileostomy included). Recently, the team published a study revealing “Ileostomy Patients Using Patient Engagement Technology Experience Decreased Length of Stay.”

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4 Strategies used at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre to Incorporate Surgical Remote Monitoring into the Clinical Workflow
October 1, 2021

4 Strategies used at Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre to Incorporate Surgical Remote Monitoring into the Clinical Workflow

Recently, Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre (TBRHSC) held a webinar sharing best practices they use to successfully incorporate Surgical Remote Monitoring (SeamlessMD) into their clinical team's workflow, achieving increased same-day discharges, ↓ 41% ED visits & ↓ 4% Readmissions. In this post, we've summarized 3 key learnings from the TBRHSC experience.

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Bluewater Health Partners with SeamlessMD for Enhanced Total Joint Replacement Surgical Outcomes
August 26, 2021

Bluewater Health Partners with SeamlessMD for Enhanced Total Joint Replacement Surgical Outcomes

Bluewater Health recently published this press release highlighting the launch of SeamlessMD to virtually guide patients undergoing Total Joint Replacement Surgery through pre-surgical preparation through post-surgical recovery.

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New White Paper: How to Implement a Cardiac Patient Engagement & Remote Monitoring Program
August 10, 2021

New White Paper: How to Implement a Cardiac Patient Engagement & Remote Monitoring Program

For many years, Digital Patient Engagement and Remote Monitoring solutions have been a point of interest in the healthcare industry to more effectively engage patients and improve the delivery of care.

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How to Implement Surgical Remote Monitoring: What to do After Go-Live, and How to Achieve Ongoing Success
August 5, 2021

How to Implement Surgical Remote Monitoring: What to do After Go-Live, and How to Achieve Ongoing Success

Remote monitoring solutions certainly disrupt traditional healthcare delivery, but as evidenced by the COVID-19 pandemic, they provide an effective replacement for in-person interaction between patients and healthcare providers.

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ERAS® Cardiac Newsletter Highlights the Value of Digital Patient Engagement Platforms for Elevated Surgical Care
July 30, 2021

ERAS® Cardiac Newsletter Highlights the Value of Digital Patient Engagement Platforms for Elevated Surgical Care

We are thrilled to read a piece written by our partners Cheryl Crisafi, ERAS Cardiac Clinical Coordinator, and Dr. Daniel Engelman, Medical Director of the Heart and Vascular Center at Baystate Health, in the most recent issue of the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS®) Cardiac Newsletter, discussing the value of Digital Patient Engagement platforms (DPEPs) and how they can improve health outcomes.

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How to Implement Surgical Remote Monitoring: How to Train Your Staff, Launch Your Program, and Educate Patients
July 29, 2021

How to Implement Surgical Remote Monitoring: How to Train Your Staff, Launch Your Program, and Educate Patients

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the demand for remote monitoring solutions is at an all-time high and it is clear that this will continue to be the case in a post-pandemic world. As such, healthcare organizations must ensure that staff are trained to deliver a seamless experience that is comparable to an in-person visit.

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Cornwall Community Hospital CEO Announces SeamlessMD Partnership for Surgical Remote Monitoring
January 17, 2022

Cornwall Community Hospital CEO Announces SeamlessMD Partnership for Surgical Remote Monitoring

Cornwall Community Hospital (CCH) President and CEO Jeanette Despatie recently published an article highlighting the upcoming implementation of SeamlessMD, a tool used by hospitals and health systems across Canada and the United States to deliver virtual care for patients before and after surgery via personalized education, to-do lists, progress-tracking, and remote patient monitoring.

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Grand River Hospital Implements SeamlessMD to Support Surgical Patients in Their Care and Recovery Remotely
November 17, 2021

Grand River Hospital Implements SeamlessMD to Support Surgical Patients in Their Care and Recovery Remotely

Grand River Hospital (GRH) has recently launched a surgical remote monitoring platform to support patients that are having hip or knee replacements. GRH is the first hospital in Southeastern Ontario to implement SeamlessMD as part of Ontario Health’s recent Remote Patient Monitoring initiative to expand access to care from home and minimize in-person surgery visits in response to the pandemic.

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SeamlessMD Receives SOC 2 Type II Attestation
November 9, 2021

SeamlessMD Receives SOC 2 Type II Attestation

Independent Audit Verifies SeamlessMD’s Internal Controls and Processes | November 09, 2021 – Toronto, ON – SeamlessMD, the Digital Patient Engagement platform used by leading Health Systems across North America, today announced that it has completed its SOC 2 Type II audit, performed by KirkpatrickPrice. This attestation provides evidence for SeamlessMD’s strong commitment to security and to delivering high-quality services to its clients by demonstrating that they have the necessary internal controls and processes in place.

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William Osler Health System Partners with SeamlessMD for Before and After Surgery Monitoring
August 11, 2021

William Osler Health System Partners with SeamlessMD for Before and After Surgery Monitoring

William Osler Health System (Osler) has partnered with SeamlessMD, a Digital Patient Engagement platform, to help improve patient safety, quality and outcomes for surgery patients. This platform is a great addition for patients as Osler carefully and gradually resumes normal operations, including some priority non-urgent surgeries and procedures across its three hospital sites.

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Crozer Health Launches SeamlessMD For Pre- and Post-Procedure Monitoring
June 21, 2021

Crozer Health Launches SeamlessMD For Pre- and Post-Procedure Monitoring

Crozer Health is now virtually supporting patients with SeamlessMD, a digital patient engagement platform, keeping patients safe, connected, and less likely to be readmitted. Crozer Health is the first health system in Pennsylvania to implement SeamlessMD to advance its Thoracic Surgery program and the first in the nation to digitally support patients undergoing robotic bronchoscopy procedures.

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Sault Area Hospital Implements SeamlessMD for Pre and Post-Surgery Monitoring During COVID-19
May 18, 2021

Sault Area Hospital Implements SeamlessMD for Pre and Post-Surgery Monitoring During COVID-19

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Health Sciences North Launches SeamlessMD for Pre and Post-Surgery Monitoring During COVID-19
April 30, 2021

Health Sciences North Launches SeamlessMD for Pre and Post-Surgery Monitoring During COVID-19

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SeamlessMD Enhance Mobile Initiative to Curb Opioid Addiction
April 7, 2021

SeamlessMD Enhance Mobile Initiative to Curb Opioid Addiction

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Timmins and District Hospital Partners with SeamlessMD for Pre and Post-Surgery Monitoring During COVID-19
March 3, 2021

Timmins and District Hospital Partners with SeamlessMD for Pre and Post-Surgery Monitoring During COVID-19

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SeamlessMD Keeps Patients Safe and Connected During COVID-19
February 25, 2021

SeamlessMD Keeps Patients Safe and Connected During COVID-19

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UH Uses New App to Help Heart Patients Stay Safe for Surgery During COVID-19
February 4, 2021

UH Uses New App to Help Heart Patients Stay Safe for Surgery During COVID-19

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Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre Launches SeamlessMD for Pre & Post-Surgery Monitoring During COVID-19
January 29, 2021

Thunder Bay Regional Health Sciences Centre Launches SeamlessMD for Pre & Post-Surgery Monitoring During COVID-19

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Surgeon Spotlight: Meet Dr. Trevor Born
July 7, 2015

Surgeon Spotlight: Meet Dr. Trevor Born

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Surgeon Spotlight: Meet Dr. Sebastian Rodriguez
June 10, 2015

Surgeon Spotlight: Meet Dr. Sebastian Rodriguez

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It Takes Courage To Be Truly Patient-Centered
May 19, 2015

It Takes Courage To Be Truly Patient-Centered

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Apps are cool, but apps alone don’t make a patient engagement strategy
April 10, 2015

Apps are cool, but apps alone don’t make a patient engagement strategy

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Coffee with Joseph Kvedar - Director of Partner's Center for Connected Health
March 29, 2015

Coffee with Joseph Kvedar - Director of Partner's Center for Connected Health

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9 mHealth Facts to Watch in 2015
March 15, 2015

9 mHealth Facts to Watch in 2015

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Coffee with Omada Health's Andrew DiMichele: The Future of Digital Health
October 27, 2014

Coffee with Omada Health's Andrew DiMichele: The Future of Digital Health

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Meet David and follow his journey through cancer surgery using SeamlessMD
October 27, 2014

Meet David and follow his journey through cancer surgery using SeamlessMD

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Coffee with former CIO of Mount Sinai Hospital Prateek Dwivedi: Build something relevant
October 10, 2014

Coffee with former CIO of Mount Sinai Hospital Prateek Dwivedi: Build something relevant

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Coffee with Veronika Litinski: Patient data will improve clinical decisions
September 11, 2014

Coffee with Veronika Litinski: Patient data will improve clinical decisions

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Coffee with Dr. Daniel Schwartz: Physicians are often criticized as technophobic and that is just not correct
August 12, 2014

Coffee with Dr. Daniel Schwartz: Physicians are often criticized as technophobic and that is just not correct

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The real competition to digital health startups
August 5, 2014

The real competition to digital health startups

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