Medical technology devices
- May 26, 2015
The growing needs of clinicians and guests mean IT departments must split their focus when managing wireless hospital networks.
- November 04, 2014
The unveiling of Apple's smartwatch started speculation on whether or not it will be the next widely used wearable healthcare device.
- January 30, 2014
While mHealth technology and personal health devices haven't connected to EHRs, consumers buying in, judging by Consumer Electronics Show exhibits.
- December 03, 2013
A Pew Research Center study indicated chronic care patients use self-monitoring and social media to shape their care.
- November 08, 2013
The healthcare industry is excited about the potential of Google Glass, but few expect medical apps to be ready for the device soon.
- October 17, 2013
Consumers may or may not cotton to Google Glass, but in healthcare, there are opportunities for using the device -- especially among surgeons.
- June 25, 2013
SearchHealthIT's mHealth survey gathers providers' responses about their BYOD practices and how BYOD affects HIPAA compliance.
- May 14, 2013
Intermountain Healthcare's telehealth chief talks about trends in care, as well as the provider's $25M open source telemedicine software project.
- May 09, 2013
If ACOs want to delay elderly patients' entry into nursing homes, next-generation personal emergency response systems could hold the key.
- March 28, 2013
In three days of hearings, congressional subcommittees explored the FDA's draft guidance on regulation of mobile health apps. Many questions remain.
- January 24, 2013
Health IT leaders might not have come away from CES with much, but vendors are getting creative with personal data mining in health care.
- December 10, 2012
HIPAA requires providers to allow patients access to their records; is this the same thing as ownership? Some mHealth Summit 2012 attendees say no.
- July 25, 2012
A presidential advisory group has recommended public wireless spectrum be shared with private groups to spur economic development. The move could impact health IT.
- May 02, 2012
Keynote speaker and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak shares some controversial thoughts on iPhone mHealth apps and the future of telemedicine at the ATA 2012 annual meeting.
- April 16, 2012
Panelists at the iHT2 Health IT Summit dismiss the notion that privacy issues hinder mobile health adoption and point to poor usability and infrastructure as the real culprits.