Cloud computing offers individuals and businesses a tremendously powerful tool for managing data across multiple devices and physical locations simply and securely. Dropbox has been a wildly successful startup largely because they were able to harness the power of the cloud and deliver it to consumers using very easy to use tools that integrate seamlessly […]
Aprima Medical Software recently announced the rollout of its transformative electronic health record (EHR) by the Visiting Physicians Association (VPA). Using the Aprima system, with its unique “replication” technology, VPA is able to give its traveling physicians access to patient data and connection to network resources no matter where they are.
mHealth Research Digest by Tim Bredrup Teleophthalmology, the electronic exchange of ophthalmic information to provide remote eye care services, has conventionally been executed on a standard office computer workstation. However, ophthalmologists in Pittsburgh, PA recently compared the diagnostic capability of an iPhone against a typical computer workstation for remote photographic evaluation of the fundus in […]
OCP Reference, a simple sortable reference of oral contraceptive pills
The CPT app is a useful reference and could potentially be much more for your billing from the American Medical Association(AMA)
Health 2.0 joins forces with AT&T to host SXSW’s official Mobile App Hackathon on Mar. 9, 2012. Health 2.0 and AT&T are challenging developers, UI/UX designers and researchers to build mobile health applications over the course of 24 hours at the downtown Austin Convention Center from Friday, Mar. 9 to Saturday, Mar. 10.
US Dept of Health and Human Services announce the winners of the Facebook Lifeline Application Challenge led by Brown University’s ALP Lifeline App.
The abstract submission deadline for the September 2012 Medicine 2.0 congress in 2012 has been extended by one week to March 14 to allow researchers additional time for those who had technical issues with the submission process. The response thus far has been tremendous with over 300 abstracts submitted for peer review, already double the […]
CliniComp, Intl., a healthcare integration technology provider for high acuity environments, recently announced the general availability of its Mobile Essentris® Perinatal®. According to the press release, it is a pairing of 30 years of innovation and zero downtime with the convenience and added safeguards of real-time Fetal Surveillance & Maternal Monitoring.
mHealth Research Digest by Tim Bredrup Cancer patients who combine complementary and alternative medicines (CAMs) with conventional chemotherapy treatments are at risk of developing anticancer drug-CAM interactions (DCIs), which can lead to negative therapeutic outcomes. In efforts to help manage this circumstance, pharmacists in the UK and Singapore teamed up to develop an iPhone application, […]
Today, March 9th, is a big day for certain participants in this year’s South by Southwest (SXSW) located in Austin, Texas. Health 2.0 and AT&T have teamed up to host SXSW’s official Mobile App Hackathon. While the title may be a bit misleading, the goal of this contest is to challenge developers, UI/UX designers and researchers to build mobile health applications–all within a period of 24 hours. The contest is being held in the Austin Convention Center.
One of the smaller announcements from yesterdays Apple announcement was the introduction of Configurator. This Mac App essentially allows IT professionals within your hospital, library or other institution to remotely manage and configure a large collection of devices. It is perfect for the hospital or education environment where devices need to be quickly refreshed and kept […]