We must challenge ourselves to redefine how and where care is offered. With today's diverse Veteran population and the VA's drive toward improved access to quality healthcare, the focus on flexibly and efficiency in serving patients has never been more important.
See what happens when we introduce Kodaline to Philips Hue personal wireless lighting. And, learn how they used Hue to create a relaxing musical experience in an everyday living room setting for their performance of “Love Will Set You Free.”
Royal Philips announced on December 15, 2015 that Philips North America will use 100 percent renewable energy for its North American operations by the end of 2016, a major step toward its 2020 carbon neutrality ambitions shared at COP21. Working with EDP Renewables North America, Philips will purchase 250,000 MWh of electricity per year over the next 15 years from the Hidalgo Wind Farm in McCook, Texas, an amount equivalent to the power used at the company’s 133 sites which support over 21,000 employees in the market.
Royal Philips and Mackenzie Health, a regional healthcare provider serving Southwest York Region in Ontario, Canada, announced a CAD 300 million, 18-year large scale alliance that will advance Mackenzie Health’s medical technology procurement and maintenance programs for the existing Mackenzie Richmond Hill Hospital and the future Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital, which will be completed in 2019.
We're driving for a new type of care with our HealthSuite digital platform - and it's running on Amazon Web Services (AWS).
This platform has a secure device cloud that is already managing more than seven million connected devices, sensors and mobile apps.
See clearly, drive safer. The Philips Headlight Restoration Kit with UV protection gives clouded headlights a like-new look in just 30 minutes through four easy steps. And, unlike other kits, the Philips Headlight Restoration Kit leaves a protective UV coating on your headlights that protects them for up to two years.
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By 2030, one of every four Americans will be over age 60, and 90% of those over age 65 will have one or more chronic conditions. As we experience the largest growth in the aging population in U.S. history, it is clear that not one organization can solve this challenge alone. That’s why Philips is collaborating with industry and issue experts, including leaders with a common interest in aging well, to create the AgingWell Hub (AWH) – a unique new collaborative research and development initiative for open innovation that will examine and share solutions for aging well.
Join the LinkedIn group. Help create a better life for millions of older adults.
Introducing Lumify, an app-based ultrasound system combining the exceptional quality of Philips imaging technology with the mobility and connectivity of a compatible smart device. Simply download the app, connect the Lumify transducer to your tablet, and start imaging. With quick, easy access to high-quality imaging—delivered through a simple, intuitive user interface—you can arrive at a confident treatment plan.
Fifteen years from today, there will be twice as many older Americans – those age 65 and older – as there were in 2000. These Americans – along with their health and wellness teams, families and loved ones – are beginning to make crucial and complex decisions about where and how they will spend their aging years. Understanding that many prefer to live fully independent lives, and aspire to age in place, Philips is partnering with experts and decision-makers in the healthcare and aging arena to host its “Aging Well Expert Series” that examines the challenges, opportunities and necessary steps associated with aging in place.
There are no words to describe the Philips Sonicare experience – you’ve got to try it for yourself.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recognized Philips Lighting with a 2015 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award for their continued leadership in protecting our environment through superior energy efficiency achievements.
2014 was a landmark year as we continued on our journey to unlock Philips’ full potential and drive value for our customers and other stakeholders.
Health and fitness apps, smart devices and connected products are making us more aware of our own health—and more active participants in our efforts to stay healthy. At the same time, health providers are looking to technology for smarter ways to deliver quality care, whether we are in the hospital or at home.
We see the potential of digital innovations and connected solutions at every turn, from encouraging healthy living and prevention, to enabling timely diagnosis and treatment, faster recoveries and better home care. Join us to hear how together we aim to improve the lives of 3 billion people a year by 2025.
Our homes have changed radically over the past century. So why do we still use lighting that's based on 19th century technology? Philips hue lighting can change your decor, keep your home safe, help you relax or focus and much, much more. Lighting has changed.
Philips has announced a portfolio of innovative, inspiring and playful lighting products, combining Philips’ lighting expertise with Disney’s beloved characters.
The products - which include StoryLights, SoftPals, LED Candles and Micro lamps - feature Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and characters from Cars and Monsters Inc. They transform children’s bedrooms into imaginative spaces for reading, playing and sleeping. Children can interact with stories through connected lighting, fall asleep to the nightlights, or benefit from lights that promote healthy sleep patterns.
Do you share our passion to improve people’s lives? Want to have impact on innovations that matter? Go to our new careers page to see what it’s like to work for us, search for job vacancies, and more! Check out the personal stories of our colleagues and how they are making a difference at philips.com/na/careers.
Philips Norelco Beard Trimmer 9100 - Experience ultimate control with an exclusive laser guide, allowing you to create the exact look you want with total confidence.
Whatever they want to be when they grow up at least you can make sure they have great teeth!
Philips Sonicare For Kids is a rechargeable electric toothbrush for kids aged 4+. It has been expertly designed to encourage healthy brushing habits and to deliver outstanding results - even when they are brushing on their own. The Sonicare For Kids toothbrush comes with customizable stickers and educational tools to make brushing fun for a lifetime.
You don’t have to be a doctor to save a life.
Corpus Christi photographer Jason Page tells how state-of-the-art lighting transformed Harbor Bridge into a landmark. City pride grew – and Jason’s business took off. Discover how Philips innovations improve the lives of individuals around the world.
120 years of Philips - Celebrating 120 years of meaningful innovations
Philips hue is your personal wireless lighting. It enables you to create and control light using your smartphone or tablet. Bringing endless possibilities to help you get creative and help you personalize your lighting to suit your and your family's lifestyle. Hue can help you relax or concentrate, change the atmosphere of a room, help keep your house safe when you're out, and even remind you of that magical moment on vacation. The possibilities are endless.
At RSNA 2015 we’re showing you how we help solve today’s healthcare challenges by unlocking the full potential of radiology.
Can people with severe breathing problems lead a more fulfilling life? Philips believes they can. Follow the remarkable story of eighteen people who defy the odds to discover a new sense of independence and freedom.
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We’re excited to return to Dreamforce in 2015, where we will demonstrate our commitment to help transform health and care into a seamless and people-centric experience through a range of products and technologies across the health continuum.
Look for cool innovations in healthy living, as well as exciting new prototypes in connected care. We’re collecting data from consumer and medical measurement devices, as well as patient self-entry and medical records using our HealthSuite Digital Platform—and empowering patients to be true partners in their own health and care.
Philips Foundation brings to life Royal Philips long commitment to improving the lives of people and communities around the world. Most recently:
In rural areas of Turkey, 180,000 children will get heart scans, as part of the Little Hearts Project. Children in Switzerland are learning the importance of balanced diets and active leisure time. Philips is providing expertise and facilities in a pilot project in Xinjiang, China. Partnering with the Austrian Red Cross, a Philips program aims to reduce the risk of disease by improving health-related behavior.
To learn more about these projects and the Philips Foundation, please visit our website.
Non-actionable alarms in the ICU can strain hospital resources and can affect the quality of patient care.
Alarm fatigue has been identified as the top technology hazard for healthcare organizations and is the subject of the Joint Commission's National Patient Safety Goals on Alarm Management.
We are keenly aware of the problem and can help hospitals redefine their alarm system management program to deliver real-time actionable alarms and notifications necessary to speed response and early intervention.
With our comprehensive alarm management solutions and consulting services caregivers can get the right information at the right time for targeted care.
Philips Avent and Scholastic are pleased to present Sip, Sip, Hooray! – a storybook that follows a few toddler friends as they experience different life stages from baby to toddlerhood.
Royal Philips and Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) are partnering to transform and improve healthcare for millions of patients across New York’s Hudson Valley.
The partnership is based on an enterprise managed services model through which Philips will provide WMCHealth with a comprehensive range of clinical and business consulting services, as well as advanced medical technologies such as imaging systems, patient monitoring, telehealth (Philips EICU) and clinical informatics solutions.
Companies can no longer rely on doing business in the same way. As regulated industries are disrupted by new digital technologies, big data and growing consumer engagement, we cannot tackle the world’s greatest challenges alone. Enter partnerships, like ours with 1776, that embody the spirit of open innovation.
The healthcare landscape is changing rapidly. As a healthcare professional, you have an increasing number of business and technology issues to navigate, including EMR implementation, meaningful use, and accountable care. Healthcare reform demands health IT solutions that bring you greater value so you can connect, innovate and transform.
At this year's Health Information Management Systems Society (HIMSS) meeting we demonstrate how we can support you by serving up the health information that truly matters in ways that are easily accessible, contextually relevant, and actionable anywhere.
Hue Go is a portable light that lets you light any moment with white light, 16 million colors and natural dynamic effects.
Enjoy up to 3 hours light after a 1.5 hour charge. Once charged, simply unplug your Hue Go and take it anywhere!
Philips upgrade headlights deliver 30%, 60%, or even up to 100% more light on the road. More light at night makes driving safer and more enjoyable.
Get the headlight that’s right for the way you drive – from Philips.
What does sleep 'power' for you?
What does sleep power in your life? For some people, sleep powers physical activities like biking or running. For others, sleep powers work performance and critical thinking.
Sleep is a contributing factor to everyone’s health and it transcends geographic, cultural and socioeconomic boundaries. For World Sleep Day 2015, Philips is committed to increasing the awareness of sleep as a powerful engine for all of our daily activities.
How are you sleeping?
In nature, daily life starts when the sun comes up and ends after the sun goes down. However, in today's modern society we often need to get up before sunrise. On the days when the alarm goes off, but it is still dark outside, it can be difficult to get out of bed.
Inspired by nature’s sunrise the Philips Wake-up Light uses a unique combination of light and sound to wake you in a more natural way. It helps you to feel more refreshed, so that it is easier to get out of bed.
Philips Lighting is the official lighting partner for the Times Square Ball, providing modern LED light since 2007. Share how you light your celebrations on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram using #MyPhilipsNYEMoment #sweepstakes for a chance to win a Philips Lighting prize package.
Philips Sonicare 2 Series plaque control – Remove up to 6x more tooth-decaying plaque* and avoid cavities at the press of a button with this new rechargeable toothbrush from Philips Sonicare. It is designed to facilitate the transition from manual to power brushing with the Easy-Start feature, that slowly increases power over the first 14 uses, and a 2 minute built-in timer.
With a bright clean you can see and feel, you will have a lot of reasons to keep smiling.
*than a manual toothbrush
Over the past 123 years, Philips has lighted the world, brought music to the masses, and helped to revolutionize the healthcare industry, but we are still one of the freshest thinkers around.
That’s why Fast Company recognized Philips on its influential ‘50 Most Innovative Companies for 2014‘ list, as well as naming Philips in the top 10 of the Energy and Internet of Things subcategories.
Philips’ long history of innovation goes back to our beginnings, when we lifted Europe out of darkness by pioneering lighting technologies. Ever since then, our innovations have improved the lives of people all around the world. Whether it’s a new way to brush your teeth, an energy-efficient way to light a street, or a less-invasive way to treat disease. Others may focus on what innovation does. We focus on what it does for you. On the 13th of November we celebrated this spirit at our headquarters in Amsterdam.
At Philips, we want you to be healthy, live well, and enjoy life. We’re inspired by you…by understanding your needs and desires. We’re here to deliver innovation that matters to you, to your businesses, to your hospitals and to your families. Discover how we are improving people’s lives around the world every day.
Inspired by nature’s sunrise the Philips Wake-Up Light uses a unique combination of natural light and sound to wake you up gently and naturally, making it easier to get out of bed, ready for the day ahead.
Philips unveiled a range of digital innovations in personal health and well-being at this year’s Internationale Funkausstellung (IFA). The event, which took place in Berlin, September 5 - 11, is a showcase for new consumer electronics and home appliances.
Highlights of the new Philips range included a smart air purifier to provide families with clean air and controlled via their smartphone; a smart baby monitor which connects digitally to smartphones as well as to Philips Hue lighting; and an app-enabled fully-automatic coffee machine.
Philips’ Pieter Nota also delivered the IFA Opening Keynote speech at IFA, focused on meaningful innovation in a digital age.
Philips unveiled its latest leading-edge healthcare solutions at the European Society of Cardiology Congress. Developed in collaboration with leading cardiologists, the innovations span everything from diagnosis to treatment and aftercare, helping cardiologists to improve the quality of life for patients with cardiovascular diseases.
EPIQ, for example, is a first-of-its-kind ultrasound platform featuring ‘anatomical intelligence’, providing whole-organ 3D visualization that overcomes the challenges of traditional ultrasound. Philips also ran symposia and hands-on tutorials featuring advances in diagnostics, patient-centric informatics, and minimally-invasive treatment.