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Scanadu sets crowdfunding record with self-diagnosing device

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Scanadu turned to crowdfunding website, Indiegogo, with a goal to raise $100,000. Instead, they set the record for the highest amount ever raised on the site: $1,664,375.

FDA flexes regulatory muscles on iPhone urinalysis system

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The US Food and Drug Administration has begun to flex their regulatory muscles with regard to mobile medical devices.

Box cloud storage service partners with healthcare developers

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Box is positioning themselves to be a leader in the cloud storage healthcare market with 10 new application partners.

Kinsa Health Thermometer allows you to check the local Health Weather

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Kinsa Health is an iPhone app that aims to provide users with the current “Health Weather.”

SCALE HIV app improves HIV screening, counseling, and access to specialists

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SCALE HIV is an app that allows clinicians to manage virtual HIV patients and gives them access to real resources.

Simplee helps patients understand costs, manage finances, and digitally pay bills

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Simplee is an online service that helps patients with the management of their healthcare finances.

Better is a healthcare concierge app with access to Mayo Clinic on demand

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Better is a healthcare concierge app with access to the knowledge and expertise of Mayo Clinic.

QR codes added to all Oklahoma medical licenses allowing physicians to “check in” with their phone

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The Oklahoma State Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision will be adding a QR codes to every new and renewed medical license issued.

US Navy develops app to prevent PTSD

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The US Navy is developing a game-based iPad app that will train soldiers in techniques to handle stress.

iPhone app for vision testing gets FDA approval, developer explains Android challenges

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MyVisionTrack, an app that allows patients with degenerative eye disease to monitor their own visual function, has received 510 (K) clearance from the FDA.

Doctors replace 75 percent of patient’s skull with 3D printed implant

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Doctors have replaced 75% of a patient’s skull with an implant created by a 3D printer.

AED trainer for iPad is cost effective way to teach life saving skills for the public

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If you have an iPad, you can now turn it into a complete AED simulator with pads for about $31.