Eric Wicklund | January 22, 2015 | 10:48 AM | Mobile/Wireless
Physicians have spoken: Not all mHealth apps are created equal. And in a new survey, docs confirmed this by submitting their recommendations for the top ranking mHealth apps available today. More
Eric Wicklund | January 16, 2015 | 10:57 AM | Quality and Safety, Telehealth
A strike of some 3,300 Kaiser Permanente employees over one department's understaffing issues may be giving telehealth services a huge, unintended boost. More
Eric Wicklund | December 16, 2014 | 09:53 AM | Data Warehousing, Electronic Health Records, Mobile/Wireless
In a recent interview with mHealth News, Naomi Fried, formerly chief innovation officer at Boston Children's Hospital, discusses how to get the most from data. More
NATIONAL HARBOR, MD | Eric Wicklund | December 15, 2014 | 09:42 AM | Electronic Health Records, Mobile/Wireless, Cloud Computing
As Time magazine named those fighting the Ebola epidemic its collective "Person Of The Year," a morning keynote and panel discussion last week at the mHealth Summit sought to shine the spotlight on another Ebola fighter -- technology. More
Eric Wicklund | December 12, 2014 | 14:41 PM | Mobile/Wireless
As the "race to the wrist" intensifies and more and more smartwatches and fitness bands enter the market, one has to wonder who stands a better chance for success: the device that caters to the user or one that caters to the doctor? More
Eric Wicklund | December 12, 2014 | 14:36 PM | Mobile/Wireless
Patient engagement is one of the more popular topics in the mHealth landscape these days. But will mobile health technologies ultimately bring the consumer and doctor closer together or drive them farther apart? More
Eric Wicklund | December 11, 2014 | 10:14 AM | Mobile/Wireless, Quality and Safety, Policy and Legislation
What's the healthcare C-suite planning for in the coming year? While everybody seems to have differing opinions, there's a consensus that 2015 will introduce a lot of changes, particularly in how providers and consumers interact. More
NATIONAL HARBOR, MD | Eric Wicklund, Tom Sullivan | December 10, 2014 | 00:02 AM | Mobile/Wireless, Privacy and Security
Despite what seems to be some sustainable momentum beyond the initial rush of excitement, worries remain about Apple's HealthKit platform -- with security concerns and its potential to flood doctors with unnecessary data topping the list. Could the... More
Eric Wicklund | December 5, 2014 | 11:08 AM | Mobile/Wireless, Policy and Legislation, Cloud Computing
What's the healthcare C-suite planning for in the coming year? While everybody seems to have differing opinions, there's a consensus that 2015 will introduce a lot of changes, particularly in how providers and consumers interact. More
Eric Wicklund | December 2, 2014 | 13:32 PM | Mobile/Wireless
More and more healthcare providers are using mobile devices to coordinate care, and they're finding some interesting benefits and drawbacks. Representatives of three such health systems share their best (and worst) practices. More
Eric Wicklund | December 2, 2014 | 13:20 PM | Mobile/Wireless
With the mHealth Summit 2014 less than a week away, it's important to head down to Washington, D.C., with the right mindset. What you'll see next week is just a microcosm of what's going on around the world, but it's a good sample. More
Eric Wicklund | December 1, 2014 | 10:05 AM | Telehealth
Robert S. Oscar is an mHealth believer. As CEO of RxEOB, which deploys Web-based and smartphone applications to reduce the labor-intensive processes within health plans and pharmacy benefit managers, he's seen what it can do. We caught up with Oscar to... More