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Mobile medical news

Fountain valley regional hospital in California releases an app for patients

www.prnewswire.com

My Humana Mobile wins “best medical app” at the Appy Awards during the Online Media , Marketing, and Advertising global conference and expo

www.sys-con.com

Instand Dx/OnCallData adds mobile apps to its electronic prescribing and medication reconcillation portal – now physicians can access patient medication lists and presribe drugs from their mobile devices

www.informationweek.com

10 most innovative companies in healthcare

www.fastcompany.com
Mobile banking via texts on phones can help women’s health in africa

womennewsnetwork.net
”mobile midwife” helps improve delivery of healthcare to pregnant women in poor region of ghana

www.pressherald.com
FDA promises regulatory guidelines for medical apps sometime this year

mobihealthnews.com
Mobile health will be a focus of upcoming CTIA

www.lightreading.com


Doximity secures a venture capital investment, should fuel its growth

www.businesswire.com

More on the SMArt project

www.govtech.com

iPad medical

Will the Android pose a threat to iPad’s dominance in the medical tablet market

www.medcitynews.com

JSA health uses high def video conferencing to provide mntal health services in rural areas and prisons in texas, Tele psychiatry, Podcast
bits.blogs.nytimes.com
In depth article on Dr Chrono app for iPad

thenextweb.com
Hospital in New Zealand using iPads to administer surveys to patients instead of mailing them questionnaires (short)

www.stuff.co.nz

Medical apps

“Learn anatomy app” has many useful videos, great way to learn clinical anatomy

www.medgadget.com

Children’s hospital of Pittsburgh devleops iphone app to educate parents

www.knowabouthealth.com

App that helps citizens assist with CPR in emergencies, when a call is placed, users of the app trained in CPR and who have opted in are notified if they are in close proximity

www.govtech.com

Medscape app for android

www.androidapps.com

Next gen robotic arm system for stroke patient rehabd may be next big rehab advance – can also connect to wrieeless devices and let patients monitor their prgoress

www.xconomy.com