Mobile

Babylon Health app
By Tammy Lovell 05:25 pm June 10, 2020
The error allowed a patient to access video recordings of another patient’s consultation.  
Hartford Hospital entrance

Hartford Hospital.

By Bill Siwicki 12:07 pm June 10, 2020
The machine learning-powered app has gained attention as a way to reshape pain therapy and enhance self-care for oncology, orthopedics, women’s health, migraine headaches and more.

Credit: Patchwork

By Sophie Porter 01:48 am May 28, 2020
The staff bank represents a breakthrough for inter-trust and private-public collaboration.

Above photo: A screengrab of the Āwhina app.

By Dean Koh 12:00 am May 28, 2020
This follows the recent launch of the NZ COVID Tracer app. 
By Kat Jercich 09:48 am May 15, 2020
Boston-area South Shore Health System raised HCAHPS scores for its OB/GYN department with the help of a mobile app providing consistent information to expectant patients.

Butterfly iQ point-of-care ultrasound device

By Mike Miliard 02:46 pm May 14, 2020
POCUS technology from Butterfly Network expands screening capabilities, offering "an immediate and clear picture of what’s happening in a patient’s lungs."
By Kat Jercich 01:58 pm May 13, 2020
Though mental health professionals say they're mostly pleased with the rapid shift to phone or video services, most plan to return to in-person care once the dangers from COVID-19 have subsided.
How athenahealth’s EHR FaceTime feature is helping a solo practice during COVID-19

The location of the practice of Dr. Mamdouh Riad, a solo practitioner in Hyannis, Massachusetts.

By Bill Siwicki 12:54 pm May 08, 2020
Since mid-March, Dr. Mamdouh Riad has been able to see an average of 30 patients per day via the mobile FaceTime integration and has converted 85-90% of patients to telehealth.
A guide to connected health device and remote patient monitoring vendors
By Bill Siwicki 12:38 pm May 06, 2020
Now more than ever, in the midst of a pandemic, healthcare IT leaders can use a comprehensive listing of companies that make technologies that help keep tabs on patients from afar.
NYC health system uses patient comm system to drop no-show rate by 6.1%

NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney Island.

By Bill Siwicki 12:12 pm May 01, 2020
NYC Health + Hospitals has sent approximately 95,500 automated reminders, with 96.4% of them delivered in the patient’s preferred language.