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.

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 wonder...
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 change...
Videos | Information Technology | April 22, 2015
At HIMSS 2015, one of the biggest trends was the explosion of consumer health related wearable devices and smartphone...
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 mobile health...
WITS(MD), Image Mover, capture, mobile, HIMSS
Technology | April 17, 2015
April 17, 2015 — WITS(MD), a provider of medical image workflow solutions, announced the introduction of Image Mover, a...
Feature | April 16, 2015
April 16, 2015 — Patients expect their hospital experience to involve nothing less than the latest technology. That is...
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 of...
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 breast cancer was...
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 Agfa...
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 smartphone...
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 II...
ACR, Appropriateness Criteria, clinical decision support, update, March 2015
Technology | March 02, 2015
March 2, 2015 — New and updated American College of Radiology (ACR) Appropriateness Criteria now help healthcare...
AirStrip ONE, Life Monitor, Australia, New Zealand, Sense4Baby, mobile
News | February 27, 2015
February 27, 2015 — AirStrip and Life Monitor Pty Ltd. announced the formation of a strategic partnership to sell...
ResolutionMD, version 5.0, Calgary Scientific, mobile devies, remote viewing
Technology | February 19, 2015
February 19, 2015 — Calgary Scientific Inc. announced the release of ResolutionMD 5.0, which offers better access to...