January 12, 2017
Virtual and augmented reality may be all the rage, but health systems are still putting mHealth-enhanced smartglasses like Google Glass to good use - and giving companies like Augmedix a rosy outlook for the future.
January 09, 2017
The combination of Google Glass technology and remote scribe services is helping doctors meet federal requirements to complete electronic health records (EHRs).
January 03, 2017
A local hospital system intends to equip hundreds of its doctors with Google Glass technology so they can spend more time focused on patient care rather than typing up electronic medical records.
December 20, 2016
Sutter Health crafted a powerful pitch for improving physician workload. Their physicians were staying 2-3 hours per day post-clinic typing notes.
December 09, 2016
The latest funding round signals a continued interest in the use of wearable technology and augmented reality in healthcare.
December 09, 2016
Augmedix, which has harnessed Google Glass technology to develop tools to improve physician workflow and productivity, has secured a $23 million round of funding from new investors McKesson Ventures, OrbiMed and others.
December 07, 2016
Augmedix has raised $23 million in a round led by new investors McKesson Ventures and OrbiMed. Previously, the company raised $17 million, and this latest round brings the company's total funding to over $60 million.
December 05, 2016
The service works by providing a real time audio and video recording of a patient's time with a doctor. A scribe in an undisclosed location then helps write down everything necessary for the patient's medical records.
December 01, 2016
Patient Experience is a hotbed of entrepreneurial activity right now. Not only is there tremendous opportunity for healthcare to catch up to other industries in customer service, but there is now a financial incentive to make the patient satisfied.
November 30, 2016
Augmedix's J-shaped growth curve over the last four years is indeed indicative of healthcare market interest, which has helped spawn a number of other competitors. Mountain View, CA-based Drchrono jumped onto the Glass bandwagon in 2014.
October 26, 2016
In 2012, Ian Shakil, a then-recent Stanford business school graduate, started working in early-stage healthcare startups. Friends afforded him the rare opportunity to try on a primitive version of Google Glass.
September 27, 2016
Augmedix is the first step to supercharging doctors with instantaneous information that transforms how medical decisions are made.