Leanne West of Georgia Tech Reflects on TEDMED 2013

In the TEDMED tradition, great minds come together to collaborate, be inspired, and discuss the future of healthcare. Leanne West, Director

A Conversation with Roz Cama: The Black Bag Is Now an iPad

Everyone knows the archetype of the traditional doctor, carrying around his black bag, filled to the brim with various instruments

TEDMED 2013: Can the Smartphone and a Few Apps Change the Face of the Traditional Physical?

Glucose. Blood pressure. Cholesterol. Weight. Add a few additional routine checks, and you have the makeup of the traditional physical.

Tensions Within Healthcare Lead to Innovation

The theme of TEDMED 2013 is “Creating unexpected connections to drive innovation.” While contemplating the idea that unexpected connections drive

Steelcase Health at TEDMED 2013: April 16-19

TEDMED 2013 is only a little more than than 2 weeks away, and the team at Steelcase Health is growing 

TEDMED 2013: Four Talks Dig Deep to Improve the Health of Caregivers and Patients

TEDMED 2013 is fast approaching, April 16-19. Less than 30 days away – not that we’re counting or anything! It’s

TEDMED 2013: John Maeda Explores How Design Principles Can Lead to Better Treatment

Steelcase Health is proud to once again partner with TEDMED as they bring together a multi-disciplinary community of innovators and leaders

Personalized Medicine and New Technology is Changing Patient Care

Is there a better way to manage health versus just working to cure illness? The standard model for medical care has

The Gamification of Health and Wellness

Have you bought into the gamification of health and wellness yet? Gamification, defined as the use of game-thinking and game mechanics

Mobile Health Apps Help Patients Track Care

While the jury is still out on the overall effectiveness of current mobile apps (see Mobile Apps Fail First Check-up, But Future Is Bright) one

Mobile Healthcare Apps Fail First Checkup, But Future Is Bright

As the use of smartphones and tablets continues to rise, mobile healthcare applications have started to gain momentum as a