Eric Wicklund | May 20, 2015 | 11:04 AM | Electronic Health Records, Mobile
The small physician practice isn't what it used to be. Today, solo docs and small practices are most likely a bit more technologically savvy and open to mHealth. Because of it, an increasing number of small EHR vendors are targeting them with new cloud-... More
Eric Wicklund | May 4, 2015 | 11:02 AM | Mobile, Quality and Safety, Clinical
Researchers at UCLA are working on a project that utilizes mHealth tools to help gambling addicts better manage their behavior. Billed as the first ever behavioral mHealth clinical trial, officials see it as a promising digital approach to help curb various... More
Eric Wicklund | April 27, 2015 | 10:41 AM | Quality and Safety, Telehealth, Clinical
As part of a new clinical trial, physicians in New York City are seeing whether they can perform complex ultrasounds on patients in Chicago via a new telemedicine platform. More
CHICAGO | Eric Wicklund | April 14, 2015 | 18:50 PM | Electronic Health Records, Privacy & Security
Want a little news to help you sleep soundly tonight? Stolen credit card and bank account information has a short shelf life. More
Eric Wicklund | April 14, 2015 | 13:38 PM | Mobile
How do you get physicians to adopt mobile technology? Tie it into something they already do -- such as talk into their smartphones. More
CHICAGO | Eric Wicklund | April 14, 2015 | 13:29 PM | Pharmacy, Mobile
Let's get something out of the way right now: The competitors in the Qualcomm Tricorder XPRIZE competition aren't making a device that looks like the old cassette tape recorder that Bones McCoy carried around the USS Enterprise. And their solutions... More
CHICAGO | Eric Wicklund | April 13, 2015 | 18:43 PM | Mobile, Patient Engagement
One of the hottest mHealth devices at HIMSS15 isn't even available yet. More
CHICAGO | Eric Wicklund | April 13, 2015 | 15:42 PM | Electronic Health Records, Health Information Exchange (HIE), Mobile
When it comes to helping children, telemedicine is well up to the task, thank you very much. More
CHICAGO | Eric Wicklund | April 12, 2015 | 14:57 PM | Health Information Exchange (HIE), Mobile, Patient Engagement
Hospitals and health systems are facing some serious competition for the consumer's attention, and it's coming from payers and employers. More
CHICAGO | Eric Wicklund | April 12, 2015 | 14:54 PM | Mobile, Interoperability, Analytics
As the raft of apps, connected devices and wearables become part of the Health Internet of Things providers will gain the ability to not only predict health events but also take steps to avoid them. More
Eric Wicklund | April 9, 2015 | 08:01 AM | Mobile, Telehealth
At HIMSS15, Chanin Wendling plans to share lessons learned from a texting program some 200,000 patients strong. More
Eric Wicklund | April 8, 2015 | 17:24 PM | Mobile, Patient Engagement
At HIMSS15, Joe Kvedar, MD, will share a status update on connected health. Hint: Despite the exuberance around wearables, some providers are taking notice of what they can accomplish with the data. More