Amazon Care

Amazon Care launched for the company’s Seattle-based employees

The virtual primary care clinic is currently in the pilot phase, offering a combination of telemedicine and in-person services.
Amazon Alexa

Amazon Alexa now serves NHS health advice in the UK

Users are able to ask questions and get expert health advice using Amazon Alexa devices, under a partnership with the NHS.
Amazon emotion patent

Amazon working on a tech to detect your emotional state

The company is reportedly developing a wrist-worn device that would determine your emotions to make helpful suggestions and sell you products.
Amazon Alexa HIPAA skills

Amazon Alexa is now HIPAA compliant

Also announced were six Alexa healthcare skills from leading healthcare providers, payors, pharmacy benefit managers and digital health coaching companies.
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Amazon looking to mine patient records to more accurately diagnose diseases

The project called Amazon Comprehend Medical will allow developers to process unstructured medical text and identify a multitude of patient information.
Amazon digital health devices

Amazon Choice digital health products coming soon

Developed by Arcadia Group, these devices include connected blood pressure cuffs and glucose monitors.
digital health

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase team-up over their U.S. employee healthcare

The three companies want to cut healthcare costs for their own employees, but chances are they won't stop there...
Alexa Diabetes Challenge Winner

Wellpepper’s Sugarpod wins Alexa Diabetes Challenge

Sugarpod is a concept for an interactive diabetes care plan solution that provides tailored tasks based on patient preferences.
Alexa Diabetes Challenge

Alexa Diabetes Challenge announces five finalists

Each finalist will receive $25,000 and 10,000 AWS promotional credits, and advance to the Virtual Accelerator.
Alexa Diabetes Challenge

Alexa Diabetes Challenge launched to make life easier for diabetics

The contest invites developers to create apps that use Amazon's Alexa voice-enabled technology and Amazon Web Services cloud infrastructure to help patients recently diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes.