Mobile

By Benjamin Harris 01:39 pm January 08, 2019
Mobile data is about to get a lot faster at the Rush System for Health in Chicago. The hospital system has partnered with AT&T to become what it says is the first in the nation to use a standards-based 5G network in a healthcare setting.
Vocera Smartbadge
By Tom Sullivan 09:00 am January 07, 2019
New device brings a larger screen, integration with more clinical systems, a panic button and do not disturb features.
patient experiene
By Bill Siwicki 09:16 am December 28, 2018
Here’s a look at what experts are saying hospital business decision makers should be doing today to prepare for the future.
Verily Walgreens chronic conditions
By Tom Sullivan 01:01 pm December 26, 2018
Companies will look to emerging technologies, such as a virtual diabetes program and a medication adherence pilot, in an effort to combine Verily’s tech with Walgreens stores.
Checklist: 10 steps for future-proofing ambulatory EHRs
By Bill Siwicki 08:08 am December 17, 2018
Action items to help make the most of whichever electronic health record platform you’ve chosen.
Eighty percent of users say the technology saves them time, and three out of four believe it has reduced errors.

Care coordination technology from vendor TrekIT Health, which was initially developed in 2016 at Penn Medicine.

By Bill Siwicki 12:23 pm November 30, 2018
Eighty percent of users say the technology saves them time, and three out of four believe it has reduced errors.
NHS app on smartphone.

Credit: NHS Digital

By Leontina Postelnicu 10:34 am November 20, 2018
Approximately 120 apps are currently being evaluated by NHS Digital and two external assessors against key standards to be added to an NHS resource of trusted digital health and care tools for patients, citizens, healthcare professionals, and commissioners.
BlackBerry Cylance
By Benjamin Harris 03:23 pm November 19, 2018
The device maker is betting the company's AI-powered security capabilities will help its enterprise customers, in healthcare and elseware, safeguard their connected devices.

Dr. Amy Khor (centre) reaching out to hawkers together with National Junior College students in Hong Kah North as part of the Dementia Friendly Singapore initiative. Photo: Dementia Friendly Singapore

By Dean Koh 02:26 am October 29, 2018
At the Mental Health Awareness Singapore Learning Series “Healthy Mind , Better Life” Seminar organised by charity group Brahm Centre held on 25th October, Dr. Amy Khor, Senior Minister of State, Ministry of Health, announced the launch of the Dementia Friends mobile app.

As wearables evolve, and new apps and devices emerge, the need for standards to exchange that data across platforms and products will arise, said speakers at the Connected Health Conference in Boston on Friday.

By Tom Sullivan 12:36 pm October 19, 2018
Apps and devices will evolve and tools already around us will become instruments of health to advance tailor-made care delivery and treatments.

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