Head of information services for Essentia Health, Scott Erven, was recently given free reign to find security vulnerabilities in any device used in Essentia’s facilities (approximately 100 of them). He found that hospital equipment is incredibly hackable.
Based on a summation of recommendations from these groups and evidence based criteria, we will publish an article with recommendations on apps that can be used for concussion assessment.
Mercer University School of Pharmacy has released one of the first drug and clinical reference on call based on their information center.
We interviewed Divya Dhar on her experience on going from clinical medicine towards bringing Seratis to fruition in the digital health industry
The creation of an opioid conversion app faces multiple hindrances, including information and design functionality for utilization.
Kohl’s and the Medical University of South Carolina Children’s hospital have collaborated to create an app which allows parents to track their child’s’ healthcare records.
The Art of Injection is a quick reference for physicians treating localized inflammatory pain.
Review on the best OB Wheel apps for Android including Ob Wheel (Pregnancy Calculator), Obstetrics (+ Pregnancy Wheel), and Ob Calc Pro (Obstetrician)
The British Society of Echocardiography’s EchoCalc app has a lot of useful information from a reputable source. Unfortunately, this information is buried within an excessively complex user interface making it cumbersome to use in clinical practice.
Blackberry has invested an undisclosed amount in California based NanthHealth, a cloud-based medical IT provider. NanthHealth’s speciality is to connect medical devices to digitally share healthcare records.
MedEngage is a medical app with a journal feel to present clinical cases and other information in a problem based approach.
Plenty of great new medical apps for April, here are some of them.