Author Archive | Steven Chan (@StevenChanMD)

How do you craft technology to save lives? An interview with AirStrip COO Matt Patterson MD

How do you craft technology to save lives? An interview with AirStrip COO Matt Patterson MD

AirStrip has made plenty of headlines in the past for delivering cutting-edge apps that show live patient monitoring to iOS and Android devices. The company brings ICU, OB & fetal, and cardiology monitoring, in conjunction with nursing notes, order results, and other historical data into a touchscreen-friendly interface. Their work has been featured on Apple’s […]

WLSA CEO Rob McCray shares insights into future of mobile health and his tips for aspiring innovators

WLSA CEO Rob McCray shares insights into future of mobile health and his tips for aspiring innovators

Passionate, energetic participants drive the interdisciplinary fusion of technology and medicine — computer sciences, information science, electrical engineering with medicine and public health — into the digital health movement. However, many of these participants remain ensnared in silos delineating traditional academic departments in different institutions – a significant barrier to this important collaboration. Robert McCray […]

iMedicalApps is covering the mHealth Summit 2013

Next week’s 5th annual mHealth Summit (@mhealthsummit, #mHealth13) opens in the Washington, DC metropolitan area, including over 5,000 health & technology developers, policymakers, business leaders, providers, and payers from 60 countries. HIMSS — the Healthcare Information & Management Systems Society — in partnership with the National Institutes of Health, the mHealth Alliance and the Foundation […]