Continua Health Alliance to Host Open Meeting at CONNECTIONS(TM) Tuesday, June 24th at 2:30 pm

Jun 20, 2008, 01:00 ET from Continua Health Alliance

    SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 20 /PRNewswire/ -- The Continua Health
 Alliance will host a meeting on Tuesday, June 24 at 2:30 p.m. at the Santa
 Clara Convention Center, Room 203/204 in conjunction with CONNECTIONS(TM):
 The Digital Living Conference and Showcase.
     The session, "The next generation of personal telehealth is here!" will
 explore Continua's three use cases -- chronic disease management, aging
 independently, and health & fitness -- and explain how Continua is
 utilizing standards to ensure interoperability while opening new
 opportunities in solutions and services. Speakers include:
     -- Rick Cnossen, Technical Working Group Chair, Continua Health
 Alliance; Manager, Medical Device Interoperability Standards, Digital
 Health Group, Intel Corp.
     -- Hyung Kim, MD, MBA, Ascension Health, Vice President of Research &
-- Julie Cherry, RN, MSN, PHN, Director Product Marketing, Digital Health, Intel Corp. What: "Continua Health Meeting at CONNECTIONS" When: Tuesday, June 24th, 2:30-3:30 p.m. Where: Room 203/204 Santa Clara Convention Center 5001 Great America Parkway Santa Clara, California 95054 Convention Center Floorplan: RSVP: a.htm
Interviews: To confirm your attendance and/or to arrange a meeting with Continua, please contact Tom Hubka at or (503) 619-0867. About Continua Health Alliance Launched in June of 2006, the Continua Health Alliance is a non-profit, open-industry coalition of the finest healthcare and technology companies joining together in collaboration to improve the quality of personal healthcare. With more than 150 member companies around the world, Continua is dedicated to establishing a system of interoperable personal health solutions with the knowledge that extending those solutions into the home fosters independence, empowers individuals and provides the opportunity for truly personalized health & wellness management. For more information about the Continua Health Alliance, its participating member companies or joining the Alliance, please visit or contact its administration at
Tom Hubka Continua Health Alliance (503) 619-0867

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