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4/13/2015

Cisco Releases Report on Telehealth Pilot Results for Delivering Care to Underserved Children in Sergipe, Brazil

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Cisco Releases Report on Telehealth Pilot Results for Delivering Care to Underserved Children in Sergipe, Brazil

4/13/2015

CHICAGO, HIMSS – April 13, 2015 – A new report released by Cisco today outlines results of a recent telehealth pilot program that provides healthcare to underserved children in Sergipe, Brazil. The new report titled Connecting Brazil’s Children to a Healthier Future ,... Continue Reading

Tags: Healthcare

 
3/31/2015

Sensor-Based Furniture Improves Office Health

By Melissa Jun Rowley
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Sensor-Based Furniture Improves Office Health

3/31/2015
By Melissa Jun Rowley

Sooner or later, the days of sitting at one’s desk idly or talking with a co-worker will be long gone. Two years ago, businesses started taking a cue from the sensor-based quantified self movement by using technology and data to track employee activity.  Of course, this all started to... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Melissa Jun Rowley, Internet of Things

 
3/23/2015

Cisco Talks Connected Healthcare at SXSW 2015

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Cisco Talks Connected Healthcare at SXSW 2015

3/23/2015

By Mary Bradburne Each year, more than 70,000 people attend the South by Southwest Interactive, Film and Music Festivals in Austin, Texas. This year, Cisco’s corporate social media team joined the tech-savvy and artistic throngs to host events about the Internet of Everything,... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Leadership, Internet of Things

 
3/12/2015

Hospital Galenia Expands Its Cisco Medical-Grade Network to the Four Points by Sheraton Cancun Centro Hotel That Will Operate in Its Premises

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Hospital Galenia Expands Its Cisco Medical-Grade Network to the Four Points by Sheraton Cancun Centro Hotel That Will Operate in Its Premises

3/12/2015

CANCUN, MEXICO. − 12 March 2015 .‑ Hospital Galenia, the only private tertiary care hospital 1 in the Mexican state of Quintana Roo opened a Four Points Hotel in their premises, and has chosen Cisco® Unified Communications and Collaboration portfolio for its collaboration needs. The... Continue Reading

Tags: Unified Communications, Collaboration, Healthcare, Hospitality, Mexico

 
3/11/2015

The Growth of Concierge Medicine

By Mary Ann Azevedo
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The Growth of Concierge Medicine

3/11/2015
By Mary Ann Azevedo

A working mother of three has recurrent sinus infections caused by seasonal allergies at the same time every year.  Squeezing in a visit to her doctor in between deadlines at her job and her children's extracurricular activities has always been a challenge. In the past, she would have to... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Healthcare

 
3/10/2015

Healthcare Goes Hollywood at SXSW Festival

By Joie Healy
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Healthcare Goes Hollywood at SXSW Festival

3/10/2015
By Joie Healy

Cutting-edge technology and inspirational filmmaking have long been hallmarks of the annual SXSW Interactive and Film Festivals in Austin, Texas. True to the spirit of the festivals, during this year's gathering, the world will get a riveting sneak peek into how wearables , the Internet... Continue Reading

Tags: Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Internet of Things

 
3/4/2015

Mobile Health Study Uses Fitness App to Help At-Risk Women

By Laurence Cruz
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Mobile Health Study Uses Fitness App to Help At-Risk Women

3/4/2015
By Laurence Cruz

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Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Healthcare

 
1/15/2015

Bell Let's Talk and Cisco to unite students around Canada in a national conversation about mental health on Bell Let's Talk Day

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Bell Let's Talk and Cisco to unite students around Canada in a national conversation about mental health on Bell Let's Talk Day

1/15/2015

MONTREAL, Jan. 14, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Bell Let's Talk and Cisco today announced that students from across the country will join Clara Hughes, Canada's 6-time Olympic medalist and Bell Let's Talk national spokesperson, and Québec spokesperson Michel Mpambara, in nationwide... Continue Reading

Tags: CSR, TelePresence, WebEx, Education, Healthcare, Canada

 
12/23/2014

2014 Round Up

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2014 Round Up

12/23/2014

1. Leadership@Cisco - Rebecca Jacoby Rebecca Jacoby, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, talking about the dozens of concerts she has seen and what technology will enable us to do in the future.   2. The Internet of Everything: Training Today's... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Education, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Leadership, Fast IT, Internet of Things

 
12/2/2014

Wearable Tech Startups Target the Enterprise

By Anne Field
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Wearable Tech Startups Target the Enterprise

12/2/2014
By Anne Field

While touring a warehouse in New Jersey earlier this year, Haytham Elhawary had the opportunity to see just how demanding--and potentially dangerous--was the job of workers loading and unloading heavy boxes for hours at a time. "They're expected to perform like athletes—with no... Continue Reading

Tags: Mobility, Innovation, Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Anne Field, Internet of Things

 
11/27/2014

Cisco and Nottingham University Hospital transform the experience of Cystic Fibrosis sufferers

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Cisco and Nottingham University Hospital transform the experience of Cystic Fibrosis sufferers

11/27/2014

In an initiative to improve the experiences of Cystic Fibrosis patients both during hospital stays and beyond, Nottingham University Hospital NHS Trust has announced a state of the art facility utilising technology from leading partners including Cisco. George Jenkins OBE, Chairman of the... Continue Reading

Tags: Innovation, Healthcare, Corporate News

 
11/10/2014

Improving Computer Accessibility in Healthcare

By Scott Gurvey
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Improving Computer Accessibility in Healthcare

11/10/2014
By Scott Gurvey

The Internet of Everything has changed the way we approach almost every aspect of our daily lives. Healthcare is no exception. My first response upon hearing of a new disease or medical advance, having a relative or friend complain of an ache or pain, or on feeling a twinge of discomfort myself... Continue Reading

Tags: Healthcare, Internet of Everything, Internet of Things

 
10/28/2014

Ebola Crisis: Digital Disease Detection Systems Join the Fight

By Laurence Cruz
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Ebola Crisis: Digital Disease Detection Systems Join the Fight

10/28/2014
By Laurence Cruz

When the World Health Organization announced news of a rapidly evolving Ebola outbreak in Guinea, West Africa in March, an online tool run by experts in Boston had already flagged the disease nine days earlier. The openly available tool, dubbed HealthMap , had picked up the first public reports... Continue Reading

Tags: Social Media, Mobility, Innovation, Healthcare, Laurence Cruz