Mobile healthcare, telemedicine, telehealth, BYOD

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Best Practices to Follow for Internet of Things Security

by Vera Gruessner

Mobile security and privacy protocols are vital when it comes to the Internet of Things space, which is why the Online Trust Alliance (OTA) published a draft trust framework specifically for Internet of Things devices that entails specific best...

How Wearable Devices Track Vital Signs in Military Pilots

by Vera Gruessner

The technology fields are overflowing with new innovations and developments to improve remote patient monitoring and health outcomes in the medical care industry. From telehealth platforms and mobile health applications to health IT systems and...

Mobile Health Security Vital for Patient Record Access

by Vera Gruessner

Mobile health security is essential for ensuring that patient data remains safe, protected, and private from cyber-attacks and data breaches. As the healthcare industry continues to invest in health IT systems and greater amounts of documentation...

Are Pet-Quality Portals Better for Patient Engagement?

by Vera Gruessner

The healthcare industry is focused on implementing health IT systems and boosting patient engagement with their own health and wellness in order to meet the objectives and stages of the meaningful use requirements under the Medicare and Medicaid...

The Importance of Data Encryption in BYOD Strategies

by Vera Gruessner

As more consumers adopt and utilize smartphones, tablets, laptops, and other gadgets, the growth of BYOD strategies will impact a variety of fields including the healthcare industry. With high numbers of people owning a smartphone and using it...

How One Mobile Health Application Identifies Depression

by Vera Gruessner

Could a smartphone sensor be able to tell the mood the user is in? It seems that the mobile health industry is moving toward innovating applications, sensors, and devices in the psychiatry and psychology fields. As reported yesterday by mHealthIntelligence.com,...

Mood-tracking Mobile App Revolutionizes Mental Health Field

by Vera Gruessner

The mental health field including psychiatry and psychology could benefit greatly from telehealth technologies and mobile health applications. For instance, patients who have been diagnosed with depression or an anxiety disorder may need to be...

How Wearable Devices Impact the Battlefield and Athletics

by Vera Gruessner

The mobile health field has a wide variety of innovative technologies that the healthcare industry benefit from including remote monitoring tools, telemedicine capabilities, mobile applications, and wearable devices. Out of all wearable devices,...

Medical Technologies, Robotics May Improve Radiology Imaging

by Vera Gruessner

As developers create more complex and sophisticated medical technologies, healthcare providers implement remote monitoring tools, mobile health applications, wearable devices, telemedicine features, and patient portals in an effort to improve...

Mobile Health Field Needs to Consider Accuracy, Security

by Vera Gruessner

The mobile health field could make a difference for patient care and revolutionize physician workflow by the mere existence of the smart phone and relevant applications. Mobile health apps, wearable devices, and telehealth technology all bring...

Remote Monitoring Tools, Wearables Shift Healthcare’s Future

by Vera Gruessner

As the mobile health field continues to advance, there are a variety of new devices and applications that are impacting the market as well as the healthcare industry in many ways. Remote monitoring tools along with smart watches and smart glasses...

Why Mobile Health Applications Require FDA Regulation

by Vera Gruessner

If a medical device like a pacemaker was to be installed through surgery and hadn’t been thoroughly vetted by the proper agency, what patient would ever allow their doctor to go through with the surgery? It’s likely no such patient...

Fast Internet Speed Crucial for Doctors and Patients

by Vera Gruessner

Internet access is a requirement for the majority of businesses, medical organizations, hospitals, police stations, and even fire departments across the nation. Today, the world would not function without quick and easy access to the Internet,...

Wearable Payment Devices Bring Benefits to Fitness Trackers

by Vera Gruessner

Mobile health technologies and wearable devices are making an impact across the country among consumers, businesses, and medical establishments. One innovative aspect of mobile tools is the proliferation of wearable payment devices, which are...

Cutting Edge mHealth Technology Spurs Wearable Market Growth

by Sara Heath

Despite the Apple Watch’s slow start, use of the wearable device is expected to grow, and perhaps be a catalyst for mHealth technology innovation. In an article published by The Guardian, the release of the Apple Watch is not only sparking...

Remote Patient Monitoring Technologies Addressed by FDA

by Vera Gruessner

The remote patient monitoring market is continually advancing throughout the healthcare industry with new products and technologies impacting the market on a constant basis. For example, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently confirmed...

Privacy and Security Vital for Internet of Things Market

by Vera Gruessner

As the digital health space continues to advance throughout the nation and across the globe, more policies and legislation could push forward its advancement in ways that would clearly benefit patient care and population health outcomes. For...

Which Mobile Health Applications Have the Greatest Accuracy?

by Vera Gruessner

With the wide influx of mobile health applications pushed into the market today, it is often difficult to know which apps are useful, accurate, and beneficial among the consumer segment. Since the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has had little...

Mobile Health Movement Revolutionizing Medicine in Australia

by Vera Gruessner

The mobile health movement is spreading across the globe. The United States is not the only one with citizens tied to their smartphones and tablets. Since mobile technologies have spread throughout the world, the mobile health movement is slowly...

Internet of Things Devices Market May Jump 285% by 2020

by Vera Gruessner

The vast amount of advancement in the digital health space has brought about a rise in products in the market as well as certain key challenges such as data privacy concerns. The healthcare industry is focused on improving interoperability among...

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