Integrating data from medical devices into medical records is being on the rise during the past decade. However, initiatives to standardize device communication and connectivity are not clear nor sufficient. Is there any discussion about this subject?
Answer Question | September 22, 2011 2:12 pm
With the demand for the adoption of portable devices such as iPad, Playbook and all kinds of smart devices, Information Security management are facing more and more challenge. What would be the best practice for an organization to embrace the new technology but maintain the security baseline at the meantime?
Answer Question | May 27, 2011 7:15 pm
portable devices, smart phone, tablets
It seems to me that the FDA is still a little apprehensive when it comes to getting involved in setting standards for medical device security – even though IT security issues in this space can directly impact patient safety. What are industry leaders and manufacturers doing to work together on this important issue of medical...
Answer Question | July 11, 2011 7:31 pm
FDA, HIPAA, medical devices, Modality, security
What in your opinion is the best mobile device for hospitalists and emergency physicians to access EHR and/or PACS systems from within a hospital environment? Things concerning me are: -battery life and hot-swap ability -ability to be quickly and effectively steralized -ease of use -durability -loss prevention -processing power and speed of data transfer
Answer Question | May 27, 2011 7:30 pm
Android, Devices, ehr, iPad, PACs
How are other IT organizations handling the support question around the demand(by staff) for the use of consumer-based electronic(mobile) devices?
Answer Question | May 26, 2011 12:51 pm
authentication, consumer electronics, device management, enterprise, IT support, Mobile devices and telehealth, security, smartphones, tablets
The health IT industry seems to be dominated by iOS, Android, and BlackBerry. Where will Windows Phone 7 fit?
Answer Question | November 29, 2010 3:54 am
microsoft, windows phone 7
While many practices send patients with certain devices home, I am curious to find out what are some of the commonly used medical devices that are interfaced with the EMR?
Answer Question | October 18, 2010 2:45 am
EHR Certification, medical devices