Tag Archives: Mobile Health

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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Will Mobile Health Devices Become Mandated Care?

I was really intrigued by this article from Sam Stern titled “Coming Next: Mandated Mobile and Digital Medical Devices for Chronic Conditions.” In it he discusses a bit of Obamacare and then looks across the pond for what he believes … Continue reading

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The Shift from PC to Mobile

One of my favorite hospital CIOs is a man named Will Weider, CIO of Ministry Health Care. He’s also a fellow blogger that started blogging about the same time I did at Candid CIO. He sent out this tweet which … Continue reading

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5 Reasons Future Healthcare Will Be Mobile

Melissa Thompson takes an interesting look at mobile healthcare in her Huff Post article about Frictionless Health. First I love the concept of frictionless healthcare. There is almost nothing about healthcare today that’s frictionless. There are points of friction everywhere … Continue reading

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mHealth Technology Market Exploding

Driven largely by the growth in remote patient monitoring, the mobile health marketing is expanding rapidly, with the global market expected to reach $10.2 billion USD by 2018, according to Transparency Market Research. According to TMR, the global mHealth market … Continue reading

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Mobile Health Tool Matrix

I came across this really cool mobile health tool matrix by BJ Fogg. Here it is embedded below: I think this is an interesting way to look at mobile health tools. Although, the most powerful part of this matrix is … Continue reading

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HIPAA Compliant, Secure Texting Doc Halo App Lands Key Contract with Premier Healthcare Network

The Doc Halo app ensures confidential patient information remains private during the text messaging process for physicians and for healthcare networks. Cincinnati, Ohio. March 21, 2013.  Doc Halo, the secure healthcare texting app that allows physicians and medical professionals to … Continue reading

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Homecare Firm Dispatches 4,000 Android Tablets With Nurses

Could Android gear be sneaking up on Apple? Here’s one case where a national healthcare organization decided to go with the Android technology for a very large and clearly mission-critical purchase. A national homecare agency has bucked the iPad trend … Continue reading

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