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March 31, 2015
With more than 200 telemedicine providers applying for ATA accreditation, American Well becomes the first to pass the organization's test for online patient care. Read More

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March 31, 2015
The NY-based health system is working with LifeMap Solutions on a care management platform that connects the patient and the provider through an iPhone. More
March 30, 2015
Wearable mHealth devices depend on sensors to gather physiological data. More
March 30, 2015
One out of every three Americans has vision or hearing difficulties or is more comfortable with a language other than English. New mHealth tools are designed... More
March 30, 2015
Arkansas' bill, which would take effect as soon as it's signed by the governor, allows telemedicine consults only after a doctor and patient have met... More
March 27, 2015
The newly proposed Stage 3 criteria could give providers the impetus to adopt mobile health technologies. More
March 27, 2015
Beaufort Hospital CIO Ed Ricks has learned a few lessons from his project to replace most of the hospital's pagers with a HIPAA-compliant messaging app... More
March 27, 2015
Jonathan Leviss of AMC Health, which recently announced a major partnership with Qualcomm Life, sees a bright future for vital sign monitors in the home -- but... More
March 26, 2015
Healthcare providers are all looking at how to incorporate consumer-generated data into the health record, but they have to be careful about how that data is... More
March 25, 2015
Qualcomm Life's 2net platform has thrived because it gives providers access to reliable, accurate data from mHealth devices. That's an important... More
March 24, 2015
The innovative health system is getting almost $500,000 from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to develop an 'engagement engine' that will help... More
Events & Conferences

By Eric Wicklund A Google-inspired smartphone that boasts interchangeable modules could conceivably lead to the... More

By Eric Wicklund In an interview with Bloomberg, the FDA executive says the wearables market is only focused on... More

White Papers and Webinars
A look back (and forward) 2014 mHealth Summit This year's mHealth Summit, held Dec. 7-11 at the Gaylord National Resort and Conference Center just outside Washington D.C., offered an interesting analysis of the state of the industry going into 2015. From consumer engagement to global mHealth initiatives to the Apple HealthKit craze, the hot topics and trends were on full display. Here's what we saw at the summit, and what we expect to see in the future.
A look at the top trends to follow next year in mHealth, as glimpsed at last week's conference in the nation's capital.More
Comedic jolts about drugs, diarrhea, the incredibly short lifespan of wearables and more from this week's conference. More
Sometimes the best-intentioned mHealth project falls flat, thanks to a misplaced accent mark or an attractive model. As attendees at a special session at the ...More
All the smart devices in the world won't advance care if the data remains invisible. Which means that consumers must be compelled, and it has ...More
Analytical grading comes to health apps, with the aim of supplementing the physician-patient interaction. More
The developer of a platform that mines social media data to track infectious diseases says it can be used to monitor everything from the flu ...More
Virtual house calls are making a difference in the lives of patients who otherwise would not have access to specialist consultations.More
Federal, state and private regulations are moving toward increasing acceptance of mobile and connected health's capabilities. That means new considerations for those striving to get ...More
Startups are raising big bucks to help make it happen.More
Questions about security and the potential to flood doctors with unnecessary data came to the fore this week, triggering the question: Will Apple's HealthKit follow ...More
Creating long-term relationships requires new approaches that follow consumers' wishes on how they want to interact with healthcare stakeholders.More
Current use cases demonstrate the technology's viability and potential to cut healthcare costs. More
'The takeaway is you have to get outside your garage,' an innovator tells his audience during a panel session at the mHealth Summit.More
An mHealth Summit panel discusses different ways to keep the care team in real-time communication with each other - a necessary tactic that saves money, ...More
One of the nation's foremost experts on connected health offered words of caution during an opening keynote Monday at the mHealth Summit. And while the ...More
At the mHealth Summit, top gamer shows how it's done.More
mHealth privacy and security experts attending a Sunday symposium at the mHealth Summit say healthcare workers will look for shortcuts if log-ins and other security ...More
mHealth companies like Validic, exhibiting at this week's 2014 mHealth Summit, are looking to give healthcare providers the information they need -- no matter where ...More