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Five National Policy Developments that Advance Telemedicine

Topics: Healthcare Telemedicine

Finally, a Real Chance for Change in Medicare Related to Telehealth & Remote Monitoring


Topics: Healthcare Telemedicine

COLLABORATION with Alliance for Connected Care

T his past February represented the first real chance we have had to change Medicare payment policy for telehealth and remote patient monitoring. While the commercial market adopts these tools at a rapid rate, there is virtually no access for seniors in Medicare. This issue got a powerful boost on February 3, with the introduction of the CONNECT for Health Act in both the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives. To take a more in-depth look at this topic, and some of the biggest hurdles in the space, we are hosting a series of blogs from industry expert Krista Drobac. Over the next month we will be featuring several of her most popular posts. 
Topics: Healthcare Telemedicine

5 Ways to Carve Out Your IoT Niche with Messaging

Everyone and their mother seems to be claiming to have an “Internet of Things” or “Internet of Everything” play these days. From startups to tech giants, competition is fierce, and the offerings seem to be endless - and quite frankly confusing.

Topics: IoT marketing messaging

Q&A With Merritt Group-er: Get to Know Sean O'Leary

1. What do you do at Merritt Group?

I am an Account Supervisor in the Government Practice, managing client relationships and ensuring they get the media attention they deserve.

Topics: Insider InBalance Corporate Culture

RSA 2016: That's a Wrap!

From the Innovation Sandbox and bustling expo floor to the Codebreakers Bash and closing keynote by actor Sean Penn, RSA Conference 2016 was one for the books. With nearly 40,000 conference goers, 500 security vendors, 700 sessions, 300 reporters, bloggers and analysts in attendance, and dozens of vendor events and after-hours parties, schedules were jam packed last week and energy was high.

Topics: Security CSO RSA

Where in the World is MG California? Come Find Out!

Is it just me, or does San Francisco rival New York these days for the title of “The City that Never Sleeps”? From major sporting events to concerts, performances and lectures nearly every night of the week, there’s enough to keep us out and about practically 24-7.

Topics: InBalance Human Resources HR

RSA 2016: What to expect this year from the people who really know! - Fahmida Rashid, InfoWorld

With the RSA Conference, the biggest cybersecurity event of the year, less than a week away, we thought we’d check in with some of our reporter friends to get their take on what to expect this year. We got some good feedback - some serious and some light-hearted - but all very interesting! Is the “hype cycle” (i.e. what’s “in” and what’s “out”) what is actually causing trouble in the security industry? Who is going to be the new security “darling” or the company everyone wants to hear more from? Continue below to see what Fahmida Rashid, Senior Writer of InfoWorld, had to say, and then check back again this week for insight from our additional reporter friends!     

Topics: Security CSO RSA