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.

wearables, graphene, boron, Rice University

Rice scientists made this supercapacitor with interlocked \"fingers\" using a laser and writing the pattern into a boron-infused sheet of polyimide. Image courtesy of the Tour Group.

News | May 27, 2015

May 27, 2015 — A microsupercapacitor designed by scientists at Rice University that may find its way into personal...

HRS, ECG, smartphones, atrial fibrillation, AF, Heart Rhythm 2015
Feature | May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015 — A new, large-scale study has found adding an ...

Nebraska Medicine, telehealth, Google Glass, video conferencing, ResolutionMD
News | Telecardiology | May 13, 2015

May 13, 2015 — At Nebraska Medicine, technology innovations bring with them opportunities to enhance patient care....

Spok, Spok Mobile, Apple Watch, notifications, messages
News | May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015 — Spok Inc. announced the availability of message notifications on the Apple Watch...

Stage 3 MU, stage 3meaningful use, patient engagement

Patient engagement plays a key role in the Stage 3 MU rules, where patients are more involved in their health management and treatment decisions. Part of Stage 3 requires electronic patient access to all their medical records, enabled by patient portals, as in this example of Carestream's Vue Motion software.

Feature | Information Technology | May 07, 2015 | Dave Fornell

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) gathered public comments on its Stage 3 Meaningful Use (MU)...

An example of flexible electronics made by MC10. These types of wearable devices may soon be used to remotely monitor patients.

Feature | April 29, 2015 | Dave Fornell

Several futuristic technologies and their potential impact on healthcare were discussed during the Future of...

Blog | April 23, 2015

U.S. healthcare reform is largely being driven through adoption of new information technology (IT), so it is no...

Videos | Information Technology | April 23, 2015

DAIC/ITN Editor Dave Fornell shows examples of new healthcare IT technology at the 2015 HIMSS meeting that will...

Videos | Wearable Sensors | April 22, 2015

At HIMSS 2015, one of the biggest trends was the explosion of consumer health related wearable devices and...

Videos | Enterprise Imaging | April 22, 2015

Mony Weschler, chief applications strategist and architect, application technology services, Montefiore Health...

Mobile medical apps, survey, UK, Research Now
News | April 21, 2015

April 21, 2015 — A new study from digital data collection provider Research Now looks into the use of...

WITS(MD), Image Mover, capture, mobile, HIMSS
Technology | April 17, 2015

April 17, 2015 — WITS(MD), a provider of medical image...

Feature | April 16, 2015

April 16, 2015 — Patients expect their hospital experience to involve nothing less than the latest technology. That...

News | April 10, 2015

April 10, 2015 — Pingmd Inc. announced an extension of the company’s partnership agreement with Children’s Hospital...

Calgary Scientific, Apollo PACS, ResolutionMD, Apollo EPMM, integrated, images
Technology | April 08, 2015

April 8, 2015 — Calgary Scientific Inc. announced a partnership and distribution agreement with Apollo PACS. Calgary...

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