Diabetes management

Remote Patient Monitoring: A Game-Changer in Diabetes Management

In the face of a global diabetes epidemic, with the International Diabetes Federation estimating 537 million adults living with this condition worldwide in 2021 and projecting a rise to 643 million by 2030, innovative solutions like Remote Patient Monitoring (RPM) are more critical than ever. Taqtik Health leverages RPM technology to transform diabetes management, offering a new pathway to better health outcomes for millions.

The Rise of Diabetes: A Global Challenge

Diabetes, particularly type 2, has emerged as one of the most significant global health emergencies of the 21st century. This condition not only imposes a substantial burden on individuals but also places immense strain on healthcare systems worldwide. The challenge lies not just in the number of affected individuals but in the complications associated with diabetes, including heart disease, stroke, kidney failure, and blindness, necessitating a proactive and comprehensive approach to management.

Enter Remote Patient Monitoring

RPM technology stands at the forefront of this battle, providing a revolutionary approach to diabetes care. This technology allows healthcare providers to monitor patients’ health data in real-time, enabling immediate adjustments to treatment plans and lifestyle recommendations based on glucose levels, dietary intake, and physical activity. RPM offers several distinct advantages in managing diabetes:

  • Personalized Care: Tailors management plans to individual patient needs, enhancing the effectiveness of treatments and interventions.
  • Proactive Intervention: Identifies potential issues before they escalate into serious complications, significantly improving patient outcomes.
  • Enhanced Accessibility: Makes it easier for patients, particularly those in remote or underserved regions, to access high-quality diabetes care.
  • Increased Patient Engagement: Encourages patients to take an active role in their health management, leading to better compliance and health behaviors.

The Taqtik Health Approach

At Taqtik Health, we understand that managing diabetes goes beyond just monitoring blood sugar levels. It involves a holistic approach to health, incorporating lifestyle and dietary modifications, regular physical activity, and medication management. Our RPM platform integrates seamlessly with a range of devices, including glucose meters and fitness trackers, to provide a comprehensive view of a patient’s health.

Our platform also facilitates better communication between patients and healthcare providers, enabling timely feedback and adjustments to treatment plans. By harnessing the power of data analytics, we can identify patterns and trends in patient health, informing more effective management strategies and preventive measures.

The Impact of RPM on Diabetes Management

The effectiveness of RPM in diabetes management has been demonstrated in numerous studies, showing significant improvements in glycemic control among patients using RPM technologies. These improvements are attributed to better adherence to treatment plans, increased patient engagement, and the ability of providers to customize care based on real-time data.

Furthermore, RPM has been shown to reduce the need for in-person clinic visits, making diabetes care more convenient for patients and reducing the burden on healthcare systems. This shift not only enhances the efficiency of diabetes management but also contributes to higher patient satisfaction rates.

Looking Ahead

As the global diabetes epidemic continues to grow, the role of innovative technologies like RPM in managing this condition becomes increasingly vital. Taqtik Health is at the forefront of this revolution, providing cutting-edge solutions to improve the lives of those living with diabetes. By embracing RPM, we can achieve better health outcomes, reduce the incidence of complications, and ultimately, turn the tide in the battle against diabetes.

In conclusion, remote patient monitoring represents a beacon of hope in the fight against diabetes. By offering personalized, proactive, and patient-centered care, RPM empowers both healthcare providers and patients to manage diabetes more effectively, paving the way for a healthier future.

Remote Patient monitoring devices

Future of Health: Over 800 Smart RPM Devices Supported by Taqtik Health

In today's rapidly evolving healthcare landscape, remote patient monitoring (RPM) has emerged as a cornerstone for enhancing patient care and health outcomes. At Taqtik Health, we are proud to integrate our RPM platform, a leading-edge solution that brings healthcare directly to patients, regardless of their location. With over 800 smart medical monitors, sensors, trackers, and wearables compatible with the Taqtik Health platform, the opportunities for comprehensive health monitoring have never been more accessible.

Remote Patient Monitoring
Remote Patient Monitoring

The Power of Compatibility

Taqtik Health's compatibility with devices from nearly 150 vendors is a testament to the versatility and inclusiveness of our platform. This extensive portfolio means patients have the freedom to choose devices that best fit their health monitoring needs, all while ensuring seamless integration with Taqtik Health's RPM solutions. From activity trackers and blood glucose meters to blood pressure monitors and more, the range of supported devices is constantly expanding.

Focus on Advanced Technology

A key feature of the Taqtik Health RPM platform is its support for devices using Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) protocol, ensuring iOS compatibility and energy-efficient communication between devices. This technological advancement is crucial for facilitating real-time data transmission, allowing caregivers and patients to make timely, informed decisions about their health management.

Comprehensive Health Monitoring

The Taqtik Health platform and its compatible devices cater to a wide array of health metrics, enabling personalized health monitoring tailored to individual needs. Whether it's managing chronic conditions, tracking daily health metrics, or striving for fitness goals, the Taqtik Health ecosystem offers a unified solution that empowers users to take control of their health journey.

  • Activity Trackers: From basic step counting to comprehensive activity monitoring, users can keep track of their physical activity levels, promoting a more active and healthy lifestyle.
  • Blood Pressure Monitors: With precision and ease of use, these devices help users monitor their blood pressure, a critical factor in managing and preventing cardiovascular diseases.
  • Blood Glucose Meters: Diabetics can benefit from the wide range of compatible glucose meters, making daily blood sugar monitoring more manageable and less intrusive.

Embracing the Future of Healthcare

The collaboration between Taqtik Health and our RPM platform is more than just a technological achievement; it's a step towards a future where healthcare is proactive, personalized, and accessible to everyone. The extensive catalog of supported devices ensures that our clients have access to the latest in health monitoring technology, backed by the reliability and innovation of Taqtik Health's platform.

As we continue to expand our offerings and embrace new technologies, we invite you to explore the possibilities with us. How has RPM technology impacted your health management, and what future advancements are you excited to see in this space? Join the conversation and share your thoughts as we journey together towards a healthier tomorrow.

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Dr. Juan Emerio Hernández - bariatric surgery

Meet Dr. Juan Emerio Hernández – Bariatric Surgery, Mexico

Meet Dr. Juan Emerio Hernández who performs bariatric surgery in several cities in Mexico! If you are looking for one of the best certified bariatric and metabolic surgeons in Mexico, you are in the right place.  Dr. Hernández offers laparoscopic gastric bypass and sleeve gastrectomy all-inclusive packages in Cancun, Matamoros, and in Guadalajara as well.  All his packages are tailor-made for the needs of the most demanding international patients.  If you are ready for your weight loss journey, have a look at his bio and his all-inclusive packages.

Dr. Juan Emerio Hernández’ Bio

Dr. Hernández was born 35 years ago in Zapopan, Jalisco Mexico, and decided to become one of the best bariatric surgeons in the country. He has worked for many years for IMSS and PEMEX hospitals in Matamoros and Guadalajara. With plenty of experience treating thousands of patients, he successfully founded his private practice in both locations. He also specialized in gastrointestinal diseases such as inguinal hernia, gastroesophageal reflux, umbilical hernia, vesicular lithiasis (gallstones), and acute appendicitis among others.


  • General Surgery Physician – Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara (UAG) – Certificate: 7256774
  • General Surgery Specialty – Universidad de Guadalajara (UDG) – Certificate: 10508500
  • Certification in Bariatric Surgery and Multidisciplinary Obesity Treatment – Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)
  • High Specialty in Endoscopy, Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery – Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM)


  • Consejo Mexicano de Cirugía General, A.C. (CMCG) – Certificate: A1601827
  • Asociación Mexicana de Cirugía General, A.C. (AMCG)
  • Federación Latinoamericana de Cirugía General (FELAC)
  • Asociación Mexicana de Cirugía Endoscópica, A.C. (AMCE)
  • Colegio Mexicano de Cirugía para la Obesidad y Enfermedades Metabólicas, A.C. (CMCOEM)
  • International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders (IFSO)
  • American College of Surgeons (ACS)


  • Spanish – Mother Tongue
  • English – Fluent

Next Steps

Booking a consultation or scheduling a bariatric surgery date with Taqtik Health and Dr. Juan Emilio Hernández is a straightforward process. Here are the next steps to follow:

  1. Research and Information Gathering:
  2. Contact Taqtik Health:
    • Reach out to Taqtik Health and schedule a consultation below
    • Express your interest in a consultation and bariatric surgery with Dr. Juan Emilio Hernández.
    • Complete the quote request below - Providing any relevant information, such as your medical history, current weight, and desired outcome.
  3. Consultation and Evaluation:
    • Taqtik Health will schedule a consultation for you with Dr. Juan Emilio Hernández.
    • During the consultation, you will have the opportunity to discuss your goals, ask questions, and receive an evaluation of your suitability for bariatric surgery.
    • Make sure to communicate your expectations, concerns, and any specific requirements you may have.
  4. Treatment Plan and Pricing:
    • Based on the consultation, Dr. Juan Emilio Hernández and Taqtik Health will develop a personalized treatment plan for you, including the recommended surgical procedure and associated costs.
    • Review the treatment plan thoroughly, ensuring you have a clear understanding of the procedure, recovery process, and any postoperative care requirements.
    • Discuss the pricing, including any package options or additional services.
  5. Travel and Accommodation Arrangements:
    • Once you have agreed on the treatment plan and pricing, Taqtik Health can assist you in making travel and accommodation arrangements.
    • They may provide guidance on flights, local transportation, and accommodations that suit your needs and budget.
  6. Finalizing the Booking:
    • Confirm your preferred bariatric surgery date with Taqtik Health and Dr. Juan Emilio Hernández, taking into consideration their availability.
    • Review and sign any necessary consent forms or agreements.
    • Follow any payment instructions provided by Taqtik Health.
  7. Preoperative Preparation:
    • Taqtik Health and Dr. Juan Emilio Hernández will guide you through the preoperative preparation process, which may include medical tests, dietary adjustments, and lifestyle modifications.
    • Ensure that you adhere to the preoperative instructions provided to maximize the safety and success of your surgery.

By following these steps, you can proceed with booking your safe and affordable consultation and bariatric surgery date with Taqtik Health and Dr. Juan Emilio Hernández. Remember to maintain open communication with the healthcare team and address any concerns or questions you may have along the way.

Bariatric and obesity

Remote Monitoring For Bariatric Patients

Remote Monitoring For Bariatric Patients

Using remote monitoring for bariatric patients can be a very useful way to reduce hospitalizations and length of stay. Remote monitoring for bariatric patients can also help bariatric patients adjust to a new way of life, and it can help physicians identify health problems early.

Long-Term Weight Loss

Performing bariatric surgery is an effective treatment for obese patients, but the long-term impact is unclear. In fact, there is evidence to suggest that up to 30 percent of bariatric patients are likely to regain some of their lost weight. This may obstruct the health benefits of the operation.

A sleeve gastrectomy, in particular, has garnered a lot of praise for its potential to improve a patient's health. This is in part due to its efficacy in reducing hepatic and visceral adipose tissue, a known contributor to insulin resistance. However, the weight loss associated with the procedure is often minimal, and the benefits of bariatric surgery are limited to a few select patients.

A better way to determine the actual weight loss achieved by a bariatric procedure is to perform a prospective observational study over an extended period of time. This may be best achieved by performing the surgery in an inpatient setting, where the patient is monitored closely for the duration of their stay.

Continuous remote early warning score

Using wearable devices to monitor vital signs is a potential solution to detect early deterioration in patients. It may prevent conditions such as sepsis. It could also reduce the cost of hospital care. Detecting the onset of cardiovascular deterioration could prevent cardiac arrest. In addition, it could help improve patient satisfaction.

Wearable devices can measure vital signs and send information to the console, Physician, or EMR system. These devices also feature automated early warning alerts when thresholds have been met or exceeded that prompt clinician with specific response actions based on the patient score.

Reduces hospitalizations and length of stay

Using Remote Monitoring devices with remote or international bariatric patients can reduce hospitalizations and length of stay. These devices allow patients to share their vital signs with remote physicians from their homes. The benefits of using these devices are two-fold. They reduce healthcare costs and increase patient satisfaction.

Remote monitoring devices also allow patients to share their vital signs with their primary care providers. Practice staff can then follow up with patients via an electronic medical record inbox to assess their needs. These devices can also be used to detect postoperative complications.

The results of some studies suggest that remote monitoring devices can reduce hospitalizations and length of stay for bariatric patients. The results showed that patients that were monitored had shorter hospital stays and used less intensive care. In addition, there was a decrease in hospital readmissions and hospital-acquired infections.

The study was published in JAMA Network Open. The study evaluated the safety of outpatient bariatric surgery supplemented by a wireless remote monitoring system.

Helps bariatric patients navigate new ways of life

Using a remote monitoring system, bariatric patients can keep track of their vital signs in their home environment. This can be helpful for remote patients who may have a hard time coping with their weight loss. It can also help improve the management of hypertension. The American Heart Association supports the use of remote blood pressure monitors.

Bariatric patients with diabetes can benefit from the monitoring of blood glucose levels. Hyperglycemia is a common, asymptomatic condition, but it can be dangerous if it is left untreated. Using a remote monitoring device, doctors can ensure that patients are able to follow their weight-loss goals and achieve them safely.

RPM solutions are easy to use and offer better compliance rates than traditional monitors. Using guided automation software, patients can receive step-by-step instructions, automatic reminders, and electronic consult requests. This software also allows for insurance information and education about bariatric surgery. A number of RPM devices don't require configuration, so patients can start using the device as soon as they are delivered.