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October 12, 2015
The avalanche of data coming from tracking devices offers a significant opportunity for the right analytics application. Read More

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October 12, 2015
The mHealth Summit event brings together digital health investment experts and some of the top new companies looking to make an impact in healthcare. Among... More
October 12, 2015
The daylong event at this year's mHealth Summit features new ideas on how to make games and gaming technology more meaningful to healthcare providers. More
October 09, 2015
The new group will look at ways to improve the CPT code set to better reflect - and pay for - telemedicine practices. More
October 09, 2015
The platform is modeled after Avera's eCare network, which NATO officials visited earlier this year. More
October 08, 2015
The compact, signed by 11 states and being considered by another eight, streamlines licensing guidelines for doctors wishing to practice in other states. More
October 08, 2015
The partnership with seven health systems is testing whether more intensive treatment can reduce hospitalizations among Medicare and Medicaid enrollees. More
October 07, 2015
This week's blockbuster announcements out of Washington should compel healthcare providers to at least start adopting mHealth tools - and put the industry... More
October 07, 2015
A dozen organizations are calling on lawmakers to change Medicare's "outdated" telemedicine polices and allow for more reimbursement of remote... More
October 06, 2015
The site comes in response to mHealth advocates who note federal privacy and security guidelines haven't been updated since the development of the first... More
October 05, 2015
The University of Michigan is equipping 25 patients with wireless blood pressure monitors and an app, which will allow their pharmacists to intervene when they... More

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White Papers and Webinars
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