MINNEAPOLIS, May 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Preventice, Inc., a breakthrough developer of mobile health applications and patient monitoring systems, and Mihealth Global Systems Inc., of Toronto, the emerging leader in personalized health care communications, announced today they have signed a preliminary agreement to enhance Mihealth's digital technology service offerings.
Under the agreement, Mihealth will feature remote patient monitoring capabilities developed by Preventice. Preventice's platform-based solutions connect mobile, home-based, and on-premise technologies to deliver continuous patient care across the health continuum.
"Mihealth is extremely pleased to be able to partner with such an innovator as Preventice," said Dr. Wendy Graham, founder and CEO of Mihealth Global Systems. "Our agreement will deliver a constant connection and exchange of data between health care providers, life science companies and their patients -- the crucial next evolution in leveraging today's technology to improve overall efficiency in health care."
Mihealth offers digital technology that stores personal health care information and provides secure, instant, two-way messaging between patients and physicians, health care providers or clinics. The product is available on all platforms and to anyone with a smartphone or access to the Internet.
"We applaud Mihealth for their focus on instant communication and improved service delivery between patients and health care providers," said Jon Otterstatter, co-founder, president and CEO of Preventice. "Our partnership enhances Mihealth's digital health portfolio, allowing them to deliver to the Canadian market, technologies that extend the physician-patient connection through real-time assessment of vital patient health information, wherever the patient may be."
Preventice is a privately owned company and leading developer of mobile health applications and remote monitoring systems that connect mobile, home-based, and on-premise technologies to deliver continuous patient care across the health continuum -- wherever an individual patient might be. Applications from Preventice create a constant connection and exchange of data between health care providers, life science companies and their patients. Current applications from Preventice address high-cost conditions and health management opportunities, including prescription medication management, cardiac care, sleep apnea, diabetes management, and migraine headaches. Preventice is headquartered in Minneapolis, with offices in Rochester, Minn., and Fargo. N.D.
For more information on Mihealth, visit www.mihealth.com
SOURCE Preventice, Inc.