As the Editor-in-chief at iMedicalApps, I enjoy both the Android OS and Apple’s iOS. Well, to clarify, I enjoy the stock Android Ice Cream Sandwich mobile OS, not Ice Cream Sandwich that has ridiculous skins added by various cell phone manufacturers. I have both an Android and iPhone device, and although the Android medical app […]
Recently, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) announced that CHRISTUS St Michael’s Health System has been awarded $1,600,000 for an Integrated Nurse Training and Mobile Device Harm Reduction Program (INTM). The INTM system is an iPad-based clinical decision support platform that utilizes advanced analytics. It is conceptualized, developed, and piloted by Ringful Health. […]
Mobile clinical decision support apps have the potential to have a major impact on the way modern healthcare is practiced as Doctors will be able to access and consider differential diagnoses in difficult cases. There are currently a few apps out there that attempt to accomplish this such as Isabel and now Caracal Diagnosis. Caracal […]
By Rebecca Coelius, MD & Rohit Keswani, MD San Francisco based health tech incubator Rock Health graduated its second class of startups on Wednesday, June 13, 2012 in front of a standing-room only audience at Practice Fusion’s headquarters. The event opened with a tour de force journey through wearable devices, big data, proteomics, and […]
Applications for Healthbox Boston must be submitted by June 24th.
Microsoft’s Suface Tablet could be a compelling tablet for physicians in the hospital and clinic setting.
4 year old Maya Neider requires an iPad app, Speak for Yourself, to communicate; it was pulled from the App Store because of ongoing patent litigation
Stanford has launched a medical technology track within the university’s acclaimed StartX startup incubator. StartX Med offers the following specialized resources for our founders: Education: Tailored educational material in OTL negotiations, government grant writing, FDA submissions, IP law, reimbursements, and health care regulations Specialized Mentorship: An amazing network of mentors and alumni, including serial entrepreneurs, […]
This is a review of Pretest Family Medicine app for third year clerkship and board review.
Many surgical teams currently use visual estimation to determine blood loss. This can often be an imprecise, and the consequences of overestimating or underestimating blood loss can create patient complications. Gauss Surgical saw an opportunity to improve this system and are now using the iPad as the base of a new method to help track blood loss during surgery in real time.
Its been over a year and a half since we first came across Doximity and had the opportunity to talk with its founder and CEO, Jeff Tangney . What caught our attention then, in particular, was the ability to not only network with other physicians, but also to communicate with them in a secure, HIPAA […]
HealthNest is a newly launched digital health incubator located in mainland China hoping to attract top tech talent from both sides of the Pacific Rim. Surprisingly, the founding organization behind HealthNest is the Louisiana Business Incubation Association (LBIA), a group established to promote alliances among incubators, government agencies, and professional organizations in order to promote […]