The Power of Connected Health for Remote Patient Monitoring | mHealth Open Mic Series

Nov 14, 2014 1:00pm - 1:45pm EST
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 HIMSS mHealth Open Mic Series

"The Power of Connected Health for Remote Patient Monitoring"

The HIMSS mHealth Open Mic Series is held every 4th Friday of each month at 1:00 PM ET. The calls are a benefit of the mHealth Community and registration is required.  For the month of November, we will be discussing the following four questions, facilitated by Dr. James R. Mault:

 Q. What is the best approach to managing patient generated health data?

 Q. What level of training is needed to ensure that a patient and/or a patient’s care provider is comfortable actively engaging with remote patient monitoring?

 Q. What is the cost/benefit of utilizing remote patient monitoring?

 Q. Has remote patient monitoring proven impactful for any particular chronic disease states to date?



 

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 Guest Speaker

 James Mault

James R. Mault, M.D., F.A.C.S.,

Vice President & Chief Medical Officer,
Qualcomm
jmault@qti.qualcomm.com
 

James R. Mault, M.D., F.A.C.S., is the Vice President and Chief Medical Officer of Qualcomm Life as a result of their April 2013 acquisition of HealthyCircles, a Care Coordination and Remote Patient Monitoring Software Platform Company founded and led by Dr. Mault since 2009. Prior to starting HealthyCircles, Dr. Mault was the Director of New Products and Business Development for the Health Solutions Group at Microsoft. Dr. Mault has more than 30 years of experience in senior executive positions in the Health IT and Medical Device industry as well as clinical medicine. Dr. Mault has founded five Health IT and medical device companies, leading these companies to develop novel devices and software technologies, FDA approvals, and strategic partnerships with numerous Fortune 500 companies. He is the named inventor of over 80 issued and pending US Patents for a variety of novel health information and medical device innovations. He has been board-certified in both General Surgery and Cardiothoracic Surgery, having specialized in heart and lung transplantation, thoracic oncology and critical care. He has conducted academic medical research under numerous grant awards from the National Institutes of Health, American Cancer Society, and others. He is the author of more than 60 scientific articles, chapters and books in the published medical literature. Dr. Mault holds a bachelor’s degree in Biology and a Medical Degree from the University of Michigan, and conducted his General Surgery and Cardiothoracic Surgery residency training at Duke University Medical Center.

 

 

Event Contact Information

Thomas Martin, Ph.D.
,
Director Healthcare Information Systems
,
mHealth
Email: 
tmartin@himss.org