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June 30, 2015
Patrick Soon-Shiong's announcement of his IPO plans follows an investment in Allscripts. Read More

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June 30, 2015
A promising startup out of New York that aims to connect the care team during transitions is getting a boost. More
June 29, 2015
The clinical study platform will be used by UCSF researchers in a landmark study of health issues facing the LGBT community. More
June 26, 2015
Beachhead Solutions CEO Jim Obot explains why mHealth sometimes requires more than just the standard level of security to protect health data. More
June 26, 2015
A Nebraska health system is using the device to connect patients with its Epic EHR platform More
June 26, 2015
HealthSpot Chief Medical Officer Gail Borgatti Croall says mHealth promises to change the healthcare industry in much the same way that automation has improved... More
June 25, 2015
Patent battles and slumping sales have apparently done in the American-based subsidiary, once thought to be a rising star in the home telehealth business. More
June 25, 2015
Donna Miles didn't feel like getting dressed and driving to her physician's office or to a retailer's health clinic near her Cincinnati home. More
June 24, 2015
Buoyed by new technology that reduces manufacturing costs and improves output, the mobile health industry is enjoying some sustained growth right now. More
June 24, 2015
A new partnership gives physicians in the QuantiaMD network a platform for selecting curated apps and sending them instantly to their patients. More
June 23, 2015
The South Dakota-based health system's platform, which covers a wide swathe of the Midwest and West, could be a model for global disaster relief efforts. More
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By Samsung Electronics America (SPONSORED) With the help of patient care digitalization and the rise of mobile devices, the... More

By Eric Wicklund A Huffington Post article suggests patients and doctors may eventually be communicating via... More

By Eric Wicklund The Stegoloader Trojan sneaks into the network through a PNG file - and it's been hitting... More

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Spotlight Apple takes a shine to mHealth From its HealthKit and ResearchKit platforms to its newly released smartwatch, Apple is emerging as a major force in the mHealth landscape – and may help to bridge the engagement gap between consumers and healthcare providers that continues to plague the industry. Here's a look at what we've written about Apple over the past few months.
The LA hospital automatically synchs its patients with Apple's platform, enabling them to enter health and fitness data into their medical record.More
Juniper Research expects the trendy smartwatch to dominate discussion this year. Also on the list: Another smartwatch, Microsoft's smartglasses, Intel's chips and a unique subscription-based ...More
Under the companies' joint MobileFirst initiative, three apps help nurses and nursing administrators in the hospital setting, while a fourth offers tools for home-based caregivers.More
Apple chief Tim Cook delivers a sleek, stylish smartwatch, and tosses healthcare a meaty bone with the ResearchKit platform. More
That's the question being posed by some following Apple's launch of its ResearchKit platform. Others, however, say the open-source platform and apps will revolutionize medical ...More
Apple recently gave us its big reveal: a smartwatch. Among the proposed sensors on this watch are a heart rate monitor and an accelerometer. As ...More
The flashy new smartwatch isn't even available yet, but mHealth companies and some providers are already developing apps and imagining the healthcare possibilities.More
The California health system becomes one of the first in the nation to roll out an app synching the Apple platform with its Epic EMR.More
The move will enable developers and healthcare providers around the world to design their own research apps.More
It's not just the big guys who are interested in Apple's app and platform. There's a lot of potential for patient engagement efficiencies in health ...More
It's not just about mobile payment systems. If Apple Pay, Google Wallet and Samsung's PayPal features become widely used, that could pave the way for ...More
In an interview with Bloomberg, the FDA executive says the wearables market is only focused on health and fitness right now, and won't come under ...More

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