A new report by Manhatten Research states that 56 million US citizens have accessed their medical record through an EHR system, with 41 million interested.
Apple’s inclusion of Bluetooth 4.0, know also as the Bluetooth Low Energy protocol, in the new iPhone 4S may be the single greatest leap toward realizing the pervasive computing environment often referred to as “Internet of Things”.
The Little Blue Book app is a useful resource for finding non-clinical information for providers and patients, similar to the Yellow Pages.
Chewable and Ginger.io were announced as finalists in the Data Design Diabetes Challenge. Each receives $10,000 for community uptake exercise with real-world diabetes patients to determine the contest winner.
A new way of collecting and tracking sleeping patterns using a Nokia C7 with an NFC chip, and an app called SleepTrak is being used on T-Mobile’s network.