Eric Wicklund | March 24, 2015 | 10:05 AM | Telehealth, Policy and Legislation
Lawmakers in Arkansas have rejected a telemedicine bill that proponents say would save hundreds of thousands of dollars and reach patients living in underserved areas. More
Eric Wicklund | March 13, 2015 | 10:33 AM | Mobile, Workflow
Docs nationwide are unhappy and exhausted in their current roles, and rather than helping, mHealth tools are only adding to the problem. At least that's the finding of a recent survey that took pulse of physician misery levels. More
Eric Wicklund | February 8, 2015 | 11:17 AM | Electronic Health Records, Mobile
Developers who translate clinical voices into health records are expecting big breakthroughs this spring in natural language processing. More
Eric Wicklund | January 29, 2015 | 11:31 AM | Privacy & Security
At HIMSS15, a national security expert will argue that providers need to make security part of the core mission. More
Eric Wicklund | January 22, 2015 | 11:48 AM | Mobile
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 | 11:57 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 | 10:53 AM | Data Warehousing, Electronic Health Records, Mobile
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 | 10:42 AM | Electronic Health Records, Mobile, 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 | 15:41 PM | Mobile
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 | 15:36 PM | Mobile
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 | 11:14 AM | Mobile, 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 | 01:02 AM | Mobile, Privacy & 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