What You Should Know:
– LG announced its partnership to Amwell to expand the boundaries of virtual care. By combining LG’s broad innovation portfolio with Amwell’s deep digital health care experience, the two companies plan to jointly develop new device-based service solutions designed to make it easier for patients to access care, whether in a hospital or at home.
– This new alliance represents a key part of LG’s strategic vision for creating new products and services for the next generation that contribute to a positive society and to making life better. With a shared goal to improve patient care, this technology collaboration will focus on the development of new digital healthcare services and solutions, starting with in-hospital care in the United States, where LG is the leading provider of smart TVs for patient rooms.
– LG will develop a healthcare platform to host services from Amwell’s digital health platform – Converge™, Converge-integrated and other third-party services, leveraging LG devices and peripheral technologies.