Medical technology devices
- August 28, 2015
The recent mHealth + Telehealth World 2015 conference in Boston provided a great setting to sample innovative devices and software. Here are five interesting mHealth and telehealth technologies in use today in healthcare.
- August 13, 2015
Use the hashtag #chatHIT to follow SearchHealthIT's Twitter chat on healthcare wearables, happening on Thursday, August 27 at 12 p.m. EST.
- July 10, 2015
Our #chatHIT on Twitter on Thursday, July 23 at 3 p.m. EST, will assess and question the development of the healthcare Internet of Things.
- 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In three days of hearings, congressional subcommittees explored the FDA's draft guidance on regulation of mobile health apps.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.