Eric Wicklund | October 20, 2014 | 10:12 AM | Electronic Health Records, ePrescribing, Mobile/Wireless
One of the takeaways of a recent survey conducted by Software Advice indicates that mHealth users are better at using electronic health records -- and getting more out of them -- than doctors who use PCs. More
Eric Wicklund | October 17, 2014 | 11:03 AM | Mobile/Wireless, Telehealth, Policy and Legislation
Joseph C. Kvedar, MD, is the founder and director of the Center for Connected Health, a division of Partners HealthCare in Boston, talks with mHealth News Editor Eric Wicklund about the progress made in mobile health technology, and the challenges remaining. More
Eric Wicklund | October 16, 2014 | 10:25 AM | Financial/Revenue Cycle Management
Integral to effective care coordination with Medicaid beneficiaries involves the ability to communicate with sick and chronically ill patients. But it turns out the majority of Medicaid patients can't even be found by states and health plans. One new... More
Eric Wicklund | October 6, 2014 | 10:18 AM | Electronic Health Records, Mobile/Wireless, Policy and Legislation
A major healthcare investment firm says the insurance industry will have to abandon its 50-year-old business plan and embrace mHealth, among other changes, to survive. More
BOSTON | Eric Wicklund | September 29, 2014 | 14:36 PM
The Joslin Diabetes Center in Boston is using an mHealth platform to help diabetics and their caregivers control a potentially fatal side effect of the disease. More
Eric Wicklund | September 18, 2014 | 10:22 AM | Mobile/Wireless, Privacy and Security
App developers, who say they are being left out of important mHealth privacy and security conversations, are calling on the federal government to give them a little more transparency around the issues. More
Eric Wicklund | September 12, 2014 | 10:04 AM | Electronic Health Records, Mobile/Wireless
In order to connect the nation's veterans with their healthcare records, the Department of Veterans Affairs has launched a new mHealth campaign that will put health data into the hands of the consumer. More
Eric Wicklund | September 8, 2014 | 10:30 AM | Mobile/Wireless, Quality and Safety, Telehealth
Deloitte's Harry Greenspun, MD, sees exciting new advances on the horizon for mobile health technology, but also has some concerns. On the plus side, he thinks the "era of inflated claims" is about to come to an end for this hype-driven... More
Eric Wicklund | August 20, 2014 | 10:44 AM | Mobile/Wireless, Quality and Safety
Boston's Joslin Diabetes Center is using an mHealth platform to help diabetics and their caregivers control a potentially fatal side-effect of the disease. More
Eric Wicklund | August 13, 2014 | 09:57 AM | RIS and PACS, Workforce Management, Telehealth
Robots have long promised big things for the healthcare industry, but concerns have been expressed over efficacy and limitations. One area, however, has demonstrated the considerable benefits robots bring to the table, according to two recent reports. More
Eric Wicklund | August 11, 2014 | 10:32 AM | Mobile/Wireless
After launching a bedside medication verification program seven years ago, one Colorado-based hospital is now moving forward with its mHealth platform by adding more critical tools aimed at better helping clinicians with care delivery. More
Eric Wicklund | August 4, 2014 | 10:49 AM | Mobile/Wireless, Policy and Legislation
In a move that's being lauded by mobile health innovators, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has released dozens of mHealth medical devices from the requirements of added regulation. More