Mobile Devices

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for smart phones, mobile apps, wearables that interface with an iPhone or tablet device, and devices to convert phones into health and heart trackers, or diagnostic testing or imaging devices.

Nebraska Medicine, telehealth, Google Glass, video conferencing, ResolutionMD
News | May 13, 2015

May 13, 2015 — At Nebraska Medicine, technology innovations bring with them opportunities to enhance patient care....

Share the Journey, Sage Bionetworks, breast cancer, symptoms, study, app
Technology | May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015 — Sage Bionetworks, together with collaborators in the research community, announced the launch of a...

Spok, Spok Mobile, Apple Watch, notifications, messages
News | May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015 — Spok Inc. announced the availability of message notifications on the Apple Watch...

Stage 3 MU, stage 3meaningful use, patient engagement

Patient engagement plays a key role in the Stage 3 MU rules, where patients are more involved in their health management and treatment decisions. Part of Stage 3 requires electronic patient access to all their medical records, enabled by patient portals, as in this example of Carestream's Vue Motion software.

Feature | May 07, 2015 | Dave Fornell

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) gathered public comments on its Stage 3 Meaningful Use (MU)...

Digisonics, WebView 4.1, Business Analytics Package, SIIM 2015
Technology | May 07, 2015

May 7, 2015 — Digisonics will showcase its latest offerings to improve workflow efficiency at the 2015 Society for...

Blog | April 23, 2015

U.S. healthcare reform is largely being driven through adoption of new information technology (IT), so it is no...

Videos | Information Technology | April 23, 2015

DAIC/ITN Editor Dave Fornell shows examples of new healthcare IT technology at the 2015 HIMSS meeting that will...

Videos | Information Technology | April 22, 2015

At HIMSS 2015, one of the biggest trends was the explosion of consumer health related wearable devices and...

Mobile medical apps, survey, UK, Research Now
News | April 21, 2015

April 21, 2015 — A new study from digital data collection provider Research Now looks into the use of...

WITS(MD), Image Mover, capture, mobile, HIMSS
Technology | April 17, 2015

April 17, 2015 — WITS(MD), a provider of medical image...

Feature | April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015 — Patients expect their hospital experience to involve nothing less than the latest technology. That...

DICOM Grid, medical selfie, mobile, iOS, HIMSS
Technology | April 14, 2015

April 14, 2015 — DICOM Grid announced the release of “medical selfie”, a new feature available through its mobile...

News | April 10, 2015

April 10, 2015 — Pingmd Inc. announced an extension of the company’s partnership agreement with Children’s Hospital...

Calgary Scientific, Apollo PACS, ResolutionMD, Apollo EPMM, integrated, images
Technology | April 08, 2015

April 8, 2015 — Calgary Scientific Inc. announced a partnership and distribution agreement with Apollo PACS. Calgary...

My Breast Cancer Journey, free app, Willowglade Technologies
News | April 07, 2015

April 7, 2015 — Expert data recently released has shown that patients’ knowledge about their own...

Agfa HealthCare, Portal, North America
News | April 06, 2015

April 6, 2015 — Agfa HealthCare announced that it will be launching its new clinical Portal in North America. The...

Mobile Heartbeat, MH-CURE, smartphone application, HIMSS15

Image courtesy of Mobile Heartbeat

News | March 31, 2015

March 31, 2015 — Mobile Heartbeat announced it will be demonstrating its MH-CURE communication and workflow...

NavisHealth, Engage, Salina Regional Health Center, mobile, patient, app

Image courtesy of NavisHealth Solutions Inc.

Technology | March 31, 2015

March 31, 2015 — NavisHealth Solutions Inc. announced the general availability of its mobile patient engagement...

SecondOpinionExpert, eHealth Records, mobile app
News | March 18, 2015

March 18, 2015 — SecondOpinionExpert has expanded its online medical second opinions platform by launching an...

ResolutionMD, Class II certification, Japan, PMDA
News | March 13, 2015

March 13, 2015 — Calgary Scientific Inc. announced that its ResolutionMD medical imaging software has received Class...