Continua Press Releases

February 15, 2016 China ITTN Summit and Plugfest Event 
July 31, 2015 Continua Advancing the CESL WAN Framework for Rapid Development of Systems
June 15, 2015 Continua Makes Inroads with FDA
May 14, 2015 2015 mHealth Summit and Global mHealth Forum Call for Presentations Now Open
March 4, 2015 Net Neutrality to Benefit Healthcare and Remote Patient Monitoring
February 9, 2015 SGS in Korea Approved as New Continua Certification Testing Laboratory
February 9, 2015 Allion Labs in Japan and Taiwan Approved as New Continua Certification Testing Laboratories
February 3, 2015 Continua Expands Resources to Certify Personal Connected Health Technologies for Plug-and-Play Interoperability
January 30, 2015 III Joins PCHA to Promote Innovative Application of Smart Mobile Personal Healthcare
January 30, 2015 Continua China to Host a Series of Healthcare Roundtables on Medical Zone and Healthy City Development
December 3, 2014 mHealth Summit Provides Global Stage for New Product Launches, Strategic Partnership and Company Expansion Announcements Driving Mobile and Connected Health
November 20, 2014 Continua Winter Summit Taking Place at mHealth Summit; Delivering Thought Leader Presentations, Educational Sessions, Free Training, Plugfest and More.
November 18, 2014 Venture + Forum at the 2014 mHealth Summit Features Opportunities for Investment, Strategic Partnerships and Collaboration in Digital Health.
November 13, 2014 Wearable Healthcare, Google Glass and Advancements in the Intelligent Medical Home to be Featured in Co-Located Events at the 2014 mHealth Summit.
November 10, 2014 2nd Annual Pharmaceutical, Pharmacy & Life Sciences Roundtable at mHealth Summit Convenes Leaders in Pharma, Biotech, Medical Devices, Pharmacy and Health Systems.
November 4, 2014 Rob Havasy Named New Executive Director of Continua
October 22, 2014 Healthmap Co-Founder and Prominent Epidemiologist Dr. John Brownstein to Deliver Keynote at 2014 mHealth Summit Focusing on Ebola Outbreak, Epidemics and Public Health Surveillence
October 8, 2014 Clinical Mobility Forum Launches at mHealth Summit to Show How Leading Hospitals and Health Systems are Adapting and Thriving with Mobile Technologies 
October 1, 2014 Jen Hyatt, Humanitarian and Award Winning Social Entrepreneur, to deliver keynote at 2014 mHealth Summit
September 24, 2014 Visionary Physician Patrick Soon-Shiong to Deliver an Opening Day Keynote at the 2014 mHealth Summit
September 23, 2014 Continua and Borderless Healthcare Group Form Strategic Partnership, Launch the Healthcare Technology Innovation Center in Shanghai
September 17, 2014 Walgreeens Chief Medical Officer, Harry Leider, to Deliver Keynote Addresss at 2014 mHealth Summit
August 25, 2014 ASID Advances Health and Wellness Agenda with CGI America Commitment
July 8, 2014 Continua Expands Presence China; Hector Lui, Joins as Associate Director, Continua China
June 10, 2014 mHealth Summit Partners with mHealth Working Group and USAID to Launch Global mHealth Forum
June 3, 2014 Personal Connected Explores Mobile Health Agenda for Transforming Healthcare Delivery During Innovation Healthjam
April 22, 2014 The Personal Connected Launches with Goal to Improve Health and Wellness through Connected Technologies
March 26, 2014 Continua 2014 Design Guidelines Now Available; First Global Interoperability Standards Ratified by ITU
February 18, 2014 Continua Signs Agreement with COAI, the Leading Voice for the Indian Telecom Industry, To Identify Emerging Opportunities in Personal Connected Heath
December 11, 2013 Continua Adds Major Communications Providers to Growing International Membership Roster
November 12, 2013 IEEE Standards Association and Continua Join Forces to Develop End-to-End, Plug-and-Play Connectivity for Personal Connected Health
October 10, 2013 Continua Adds Sharp Communication Compliance (SCC) LTD as a Certification Testing Labratory
October 9, 2013 Continua Southeast Asia Work Group Hosting Event to Highlight Market Opportunities and Advantages of Personal Connected Health
September 5, 2013 Continua's Interoperability Design Guidelines Featured in mHealth Grand Tour Cycling Challenge to Promote Diabetes Self-Management
July 22, 2013 Spice Global Joins Continua; Continua Launches New Southeast Asia Work Group; Spice Global mHealth Head to Serve as Chair
June 19, 2013 Continua Publishes First Report on the Prevalence, Future of Interoperability of Medical Devices in India
June 4, 2013 Continua Developer Tools Now Available in Open Health Tools Project and on Continua Website
May 21, 2013 Continua launches 'Continua Connects' Technology Showcase to Promote Personal Connected Health Products to Global Healthcare Buyers
May 1, 2013 Continua Launches New Brazil Work Group, Establishing Presence in Latin America; Luiz Tizatto, Unit Care, is Chair-Elect
March 26, 2013 Continua Interoperability Standards Included in the First Call for Tenders Under the UK's National 3Millionlives Initiative
March 14, 2013 Continua Elects Elinaz Mahdavy, Orange Healthcare, to Chair European Working Group
December 12, 2012 Continua 2012 Design Guidelines Now Available Free to Developers; First to Feature Bluetooth Smart Technology
December 4, 2012 Continua Establishes Major Presence in India; Appoints Healthcare and Public Policy Innovator to Lead India Working Group 
November 29, 2012 Signove's Reference System is the first complete Application Host Device certified by Continua
November 8, 2012 RTX Joins Continua to Boost Healthcare Communications
October 25, 2012 Continua Announces Changes to Board of Directors
October 5, 2012 Continua Specifies GCF Certification as Requirement for Personal Health Device Certification
August 14, 2012 Denmark's National Telemedicine Action Plan to be Built on Continua Design Guidelines for Personal Connected Health Devices
August 7, 2012 Continua Joins International Telecommunication Union (ITU) to Advance the Worldwide Use of Health Technologies and Interoperability
June 5, 2012 Continua Adds U.S. Department of Defense to Growing Roster of Industry, Provider and Government Members
April 24, 2012 Building the Case for Personal Connected Health - Telemonitoring
April 12, 2012 Continua Design Guidelines Now Available Free to Developers, Reducing Development Costs for Plug-'N'-Play Personal Health Solutions
March 12, 2012 Continua Announces Certification of First Mobile Solution Suitable for Apple Mobile Devices and Wide Area Networks to Deliver Personal Health Data
February 20, 2012 Continua and Mobile Health in Action at the GSMA Mobile World Congress - Media Advisory
January 11, 2012 Continua Releases Free Design Guidelines; Gains Android Support
January 5, 2012 See Continua Personal Connected Health Technology in Action at CES 2012
December 21, 2011 Continua Partners with TTA to Open New Test Lab in South Korea
December 7, 2011 Continua Commends the Launch of Wireless Health Platform by Qualcomm Life
November 22, 2011 Continua Supports GSMA Mobile Health University Challenge; Releases Free Design Guidelines
November 4, 2011 Continua to Launch Continua-India at International Telemedicine Congress 2011
October 18, 2011 Continua and the NFC Forum Collaborate to Expand Connectivity, Simplify Data Exchange in Healthcare IT
October 4, 2011 Continua Unveils Innovative Solutions for Consumer Healthcare Services at CEATEC JAPAN 2011
September 19, 2011 Alaska to Australia: Continua Spans the Globe
September 12, 2011 Continua Pledges at U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Consumer Health IT Summit
September 1, 2011 Continua Releases 2011 Design Guidelines
May 12, 2011 Continua Releases Updated Design Guidelines for Public Purchase
January 19, 2011 Continua Elects Qualcomm Executive to Board President: Hosts EU Symposium
January 3, 2011 See Personal Connected Health Technology in Action at CES 2011
November 3, 2010 Continua Member Andago Announce New Mobile Health Solution
October 13, 2010 Robert Bosch Healthcare Joins Continua


October 7, 2010 Continua Commends European Commission for the First Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing
October 5, 2010 Continua Expands Web-based Services in Japan; World's First Continua-Certified Mobile Phone to be Unveiled
September 28, 2010 Continua Releases 2010 Design Guidelines, Adds New Member Microsoft
August 3, 2010 Continua Commends the FCC and FDA for working to streamline the wireless medical technology review process
July 1, 2010 Continua Promotes the Use of In-Home Healthcare to the House Committe of Veterans' Affairs Subcommittee on Health
June 14, 2010 Continua and Vignet Partner to Provide New Mobile Reference Interoperable Software for Various SmartPhone Platforms
May 4, 2010 Continua Commends the U.S. Senate Special Committee on Aging for Supporting eCare and Personal Connected Health
March 17, 2010 Continua Commends the FCC for Health Care Provisions in its National Broadband Plan
March 15, 2010 Continua Expands Global Impact through Support of European Initiatives
March 1, 2010 European Project Promoting Personal Health System Interoperability Launches with Support from Continua, ETSI and IHE-Europe
February 17, 2010 Japan Embraces Continua-Compliant Products to Promote a Healthy Society For the Japanese version click here.
January 4, 2010 Continua Announces the First End-to-end Connected Health Solution Based on Continua Standards
December 14, 2009 See Personal Connected Health Technology in Action at CES 2010
December 2, 2009 Continua Recognizes New Mexico Senator for Rural TECH Act
November 2, 2009 Connected Care Market Poised for Growth as New Solutions Promise to Transform Healthcare Delivery
September 21, 2009 Continua Encouraged by America's Healthy Future Act of 2009
August 6, 2009 Continua Spurs Personal Connected Health Market
July 21, 2009 Continua New Board Members
July 6, 2009 Continua Version One Design Guidelines Now Available
June 10, 2009 Nonin Medical, Inc. Announces the First Bluetooth® ContinuaTM Certified Product
June 8, 2009 Continua Looks to the Future with the Selection of Two New Low Power Radio Standards
April 28, 2009 Continua Awarded For Innovation in Telemedicine
February 3, 2009 Development of Continua Compliant Personal Health Products and Services Begin
October 28, 2008 Continua and IHE Collaborate to Strengthen Outreach and Message
October 21, 2008 Continua Advances Mission to Create Connected Personal Health Ecosystem
September 23, 2008 Test Tool Vendor Announced
September 12, 2007 Design Guideline Components Announced
September 12, 2007 Design Guildeline Components Quote Sheet
June 6, 2006 Leading Health and Technology Companies Form Alliance to Improve Personal Health Through Connected Devices


  • Continua Health Alliance Promotes the Use of In-Home Healthcare to the House Committee of Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Health