Tag: Medical iPhone

VA incorporating mobile technology into hospitals by using iPhones to access patient EHR

The Department of Veterans Affairs is incorporating mobile technology and devices into their operations, demonstrating that they are up to date on technology. VA is distributing a controlled number (1,000 max) of iPhones and iPads to hospitals that represent a business case of need, such as the D.C. VA medical center. The devices are being used by VA doctors to securely and remotely access a patient’s electronic health record (EHR). The mobile app enables a physician to have information about the patients to be seen that day, and helps with rounds.

Which iPhone version works best for medical professionals?

A short discussion and analysis of the relevant factors when considering what size and version iPhone to purchase if you are a medical professional looking to use your iPhone on a day to day basis. Factors considered include hardware, software, price, average app size and more.