Mobile Devices

This channel includes news and new technology innovations for smart phones, mobile apps, wearables that interface with an iPhone or tablet device, and devices to convert phones into health and heart trackers, or diagnostic testing or imaging devices.

PulsePoint mobile app, CPR responder, sudden cardiac arrest, Seattle Fire Department
News | Sudden Cardiac Arrest | July 01, 2016

July 1, 2016 — Medic One Foundation and the Seattle Fire Department (SFD) announced in June the launch of PulsePoint...

McKesson, iPad, CVIS, ECG mobile viewer

Dynamic ECG waveforms displayed on an iPad using McKesson's mobile ECG viewer, which directly connects to the hospital's cardiovascular information system or ECG management system. This technology can help speed triage of STEMI patients, allowing diagnosis anywhere, rather than requiring cardiologists to walk down to an emergency department or drive into the hospital to view the ECG.

Feature | Mobile Devices | June 09, 2016 | Dave Fornell

The ubiquitous smartphone has found its way into the pockets of nearly every clinician and patient in recent years...

Vital Connect, BePATIENT, BeVITAL remote monitoring system, HealthPatch MD

Vital Connect's HealthPatch MD wearable sensor, part of the BeVITAL remote monitoring system.

Technology | Remote Monitoring | June 08, 2016

June 8, 2016 — Vital Connect Inc., developer of...

MIM Software, FDA clearance, thin client technology, tablets, iPads
Technology | Remote Viewing Systems | May 31, 2016

May 31, 2016 —  MIM Software Inc. announced it has received 510(k) U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance...

mobile health apps, FTC, compliance tool, business guidance, privacy
News | Mobile Devices | April 25, 2016

April 25, 2016 — The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that it has created a Web-based guidance tool for...

Clarius Mobile Health, wireless handheld ultrasound scanner, AIUM 2016, iOS and Android smart devices

Image courtesy of Clarius Mobile Health

News | Ultrasound Imaging | March 17, 2016

March 17, 2016 — Clarius Mobile Health is showcasing a new...

Stanford Health Care, MyHealth mobile app, Android
News | Patient Engagement | February 03, 2016

February 3, 2016 — Stanford Health Care recently released a new app that allows patients using...

Profusa, integrated biosensors, long-term continuous monitoring
News | Patient Monitors | January 15, 2016

January 15, 2016 — Biointegrated sensors for long-term, continuous tracking of body chemistry may make health and...

Circle of Health, Valentin Fuster, mobile application, cardiovascular health

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Technology | Mobile Devices | December 23, 2015

December 23, 2015 — Leading cardiologist Valentin Fuster, M.D., Ph.D., has developed a free...

Technology | Clinical Decision Support | December 22, 2015

December 22, 2015 — The American College of Cardiology (ACC) has launched a new Society of Thoracic Surgeons (STS)/...

Calgary Scientific, Mass General Hospital, RadIQ, mobile radiology education tool, RSNA 2015

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Technology | PACS Accessories | November 24, 2015

November 24, 2015 — Calgary Scientific Inc. announced that they will be showcasing a new radiology education tool...

Carestream, Vue Motion universal viewer, ECG waveforms, diagnostic reading, FDA clearance

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Technology | ECG | November 20, 2015

November 20, 2015 — Carestream has obtained U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for diagnostic reading...

Philips, Lumify, smart device ultrasound, U.S. introduction

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Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | November 19, 2015

November 19, 2015 — Philips announced that Lumify, a smart device...

iRhythm Technologies, ZIO continuous cardiac monitoring service, myZIO app, irregular heartbeat symptoms, reporting

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Technology | ECG Monitoring Services | November 19, 2015

November 19, 2015 — iRhythm Technologies Inc. announced the launch of new...

Fujifilm Sonosite, iViz ultrasound, mobile visualization, FDA clearance

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Technology | Ultrasound Imaging | November 19, 2015

November 19, 2015 — Fujifilm SonoSite Inc. announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...

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