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October 02, 2015
An Epocrates survey finds that today's medical students see the potential in mobile technologies to solve the nation's biggest healthcare issues - but they still want to see their patients in person. Read More

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October 01, 2015
A new tech offering for diabetics promises to collect their data and, using predictive analytics, help them manage their chronic condition. More
September 30, 2015
An IMS analysis of the app market finds that providers are reluctant to embrace apps until they're validated - but that isn't slowing the market down... More
September 29, 2015
One of the first apps developed through the Apple ResearchKit platform is now being used as a clinical tool. More
September 29, 2015
Florida researchers say current games and gaming methods are fine for education and some two-dimensional procedures, but they won't help doctors become... More
September 28, 2015
One of the first health systems to pilot the innovative app platform from Apple will be on hand at this year's mHealth Summit to give and update - and... More
September 28, 2015
The director of the summit and vice president of the Personal Connected Health Alliance explains the evolution of the Connected Health Conference, and what it... More
September 28, 2015
Taking place one month earlier and as part of the new Connected Health Conference, this year's summit looks to examine how mHealth fits into the rapidly... More
September 25, 2015
As professional athletes and sports teams dabble with mHealth monitors, new questions arise as to who should have access to the data More
September 25, 2015
A Vanderbilt study finds that patients undergoing uncomplicated surgical procedures would rather meet with their doctor online than go to the doctor's... More
September 24, 2015
A tech partnership is promoting an RFID platform for linking clinicians to their patients and medical records in the hospital. More

By Eric Wicklund Researchers at the University of Texas at Austin have developed a process for creating wearable... More

By Validic (SPONSORED) Health plans are helping increase the value of digital health data for providers and... 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