Mobile

Amazon getting into healthcare
By Bernie Monegain 04:38 pm July 27, 2017
Just weeks after rumors hinted that Apple is working on a way to bring health records together on iPhones, Amazon appears to have launched an investigation about building EHR software.
Google Glass in healthcare

Photo via Tedeytan on Flickr

By Mike Miliard 12:48 pm July 19, 2017
Dignity Health, Sutter Health and others say Glass Enterprise Edition – which now features a detachable module that can work with other eyewear – has helped with efficiency and allowed doctors to focus more on patients.
Apple and IBM MobileFirst
By Bill Siwicki 10:51 am July 10, 2017
The companies have created six health apps to date, and the unique partnership has more planned for the future.

Heike Riel, IBM Fellow and executive director of the IBM Research Frontiers Institute and IoT Technology. Photo courtesy of IBM Research.

By Bernie Monegain 12:43 pm July 07, 2017
Her light-emitting diode is at work in mobile devices, laptops and smartwatches.
Apple consulting Argonaut Project

Apple CEO Tim Cook

By Mike Miliard 09:33 am June 27, 2017
Collaborative chief says aggregating your records on iPhone could lead consumers to solve the interoperability problem themselves.
secure messaging in healthcare
By Tom Sullivan 09:16 am June 26, 2017
Leading hospitals deploying secure messaging are finding that once the technology is in use, it opens up new doors to more innovation.
medication errors
By Bill Siwicki 01:46 pm June 22, 2017
Hint: The health system achieved a 98.5 percent compliance rate for caregivers scanning medication and patient wristbands. 
FDA Scott Gottlieb
By Jessica Davis 02:55 pm June 16, 2017
The agency is working on creating a third-party certification program that would allow low-risk products to be marketed without FDA premarket review.
precision medicine
By Tom Sullivan 12:23 pm June 16, 2017
I caught a glimpse of the future of healthcare this week: artificial intelligence, gene surgeons, an emerging FHIR- and phone-based architecture and more.
apple health
By Bernie Monegain 05:20 pm June 15, 2017
The company aims to pull all healthcare information, such as labs and medications, into one place.

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