Conference coverage: 2013 mHealth Summit

Last updated:November 2013

Editor's note

The 2013 mHealth Summit will be host to 100 educational sessions and more than 400 exhibitors in an effort to educate attendees on how to improve health outcomes through the use of mobile health. The summit unites many players in the healthcare industry, including government, private businesses, academia and healthcare providers. Presenters will share past successes of how mHealth has helped improve communication among providers and led to better management of patient conditions. Speakers at the show will also attempt to help attendees stay ahead of the curve by forecasting the future of mobile technology in the industry. The event will be held in Washington, D.C., Dec. 8-11.

1Live at mHealth summit

SearchHealthIT News Director Don Fluckinger will be live at the summit, covering the biggest announcements made at the event. He will also share thoughts and opinions from experts and other attendees. Check back here during the summit for daily updates.

2Conference preview

More than 5,500 people will be in attendance at the 2013 mHealth Summit, where presenters will share best practices for using mHealth in care environments. The mobile health market changes year-round, so check here to keep up with the latest developments leading up to the summit.

3Past mHealth Summit coverage

SearchHealthIT has been on the scene at past mHealth Summits. An important takeaway from the 2012 event was that mobile devices and applications are valuable only if they are secure. Catch up on past news to see if things have changed for providers that are trying to accommodate the latest mobile creations.