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.
Sensei (@senseiinc) was announced the winner of the $100K Novartis CardioEngagement Challenge. Sensei’s mobile application suite is described on the challenge website as a fully featured health and wellness program. Using the mobile phone as a tracking system and educator, Sensei offers a holistic approach, integrating modules for healthy eating, fitness, weight management, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, […]
The winners of the Surgeon General’s Healthy Apps Challenge, first launched at the mHealth Summit in December, were announced last week. The four winning apps were selected from three categories: Healthy Eating/Nutrition Physical Fitness/Activity Integrative Health/Well-being These four apps represent a range of imaginative solutions to encourage people make better food choices, exercise more and […]
Dropbox is an essential app is that it serves a unique role linking your files and folders on your home computer to your mobile medical device over the air. Taking advantage of a cloud storage service such as Dropbox will allow you to improve productivity and help improve file management as well as providing that all important link between desktop and mobile device.
The HTC Flyer’s slowly growing Android App Marketplace and support for styluses makes it a reasonable choice for a medical tablet.
While there are very few things in life that are free, the developers of the popular Epocrates line of apps beg to differ. For the first two weeks of August, Epocrates Essentials will be available to download FREE to all medical students who attend an accredited school. This is quite a good deal, as the […]