Tag Archives: Mobile Health

Regulation Lesson Learned from Theranos

For those who haven’t been following the Theranos drama, it’s a total mess. At first Theranos and its founder, Elizabeth Holmes, were being touted as the next major thing to happen to healthcare. They used that fame to raise $700 … Continue reading

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Are We More Honest with Our Phones Than with Our Doctors?

Are we more honest with our phones than we are with our doctors? https://t.co/D1iyBO7n7c #mhealth pic.twitter.com/1NypVk4Jof — Galen Healthcare (@GalenHealthcare) April 4, 2016 This is such a great question, but like most great questions requires more than a Yes or … Continue reading

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Accessing Near Real Time Patient Data In & Out of the Hospital with Alan Portela

Healthcare Scene recently sad down with Alan Portela, CEO of AirStrip to talk about the shifting world of real time access to healthcare data in and out of the hospital. We cover a lot of ground including AirStrip’s experience being … Continue reading

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mHealth Apps May Create Next-Gen Interoperability Problems

According to a recent study by IMS Health, there were 165,000 mHealth apps available on the Google Play and iTunes app stores as of September. Of course, not all of these apps are equally popular — in fact, 40% had been … Continue reading

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mHealth and Hospitals

This week I’ve been doing quite a bit of thinking around the topic of mobile health thanks to all the #mHealth14 tweets I’ve been seeing on Twitter. One of the major takeaways I’ve seen from this year’s mHealth Summit and … Continue reading

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The Various Approaches to Mobility in Healthcare

I’m about to head down to the CTIA Super Mobility Week conference. I try to attend a few conferences each year that aren’t directly related to healthcare and health IT in order to get a broader perspective on what’s happening … Continue reading

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mHealth and Where It’s Heading with Alan Portela

I was excited to sit down with Alan Portela, CEO of AirStrip, in our latest installment of Google Plus Hangouts with top healthcare IT leaders. Along with telling a little bit about the AirStrip story, we talk a lot about … Continue reading

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4 Key Pillars of Effective Mobile Health

I loved this tweet from HP Healthcare on the 4 Key Pillars for effective mobile health. Effective #mobile #health is relies on 4 key pillars: people, places, payment & purpose http://t.co/CW9UD9zhUZ — HP Healthcare (@HPHealthcare) January 25, 2014   Here … Continue reading

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Some Perspective on Mobile Health

This holiday weekend with family has been really interesting. It’s been fascinating to hear what my relatives and friends have to say about the mobile revolution that’s happening in healthcare and in every part of our lives. The most interesting … Continue reading

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Scan What’s In Your Food – TellSpec

I recently came across an IndieGogo campaign for a product called TellSpec. They describe TellSpec as “A revolutionary hand-held device that tells you the allergens, chemicals, nutrients, calories, and ingredients in your food.” The concept is really interesting and they’ve … Continue reading

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