Mobile healthcare, telemedicine, telehealth, BYOD

Mobile Health Strategies

Telehealth, mHealth Part of ONC Strategic Health IT Plan

by Sara Heath

It has frequently been said that mHealth -- specifically telehealth and remote monitoring -- play a major role in increasing quality care and patient engagement. To support those two principles, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health...

BYOD Policies Imperative in Protecting Sensitive Health Data

by Sara Heath

BYOD is becoming an increasingly prevalent trend amongst healthcare providers -- as care coordination and health information exchange become important practices for providers, the use of personal devices is certainly growing. Because of this,...

Mobile Health Field Brings Focus to App Connectivity

by Vera Gruessner

The mobile health field has truly exploded in recent years, as the number of mobile health apps available on the market continues to surpass expectations and wearable devices become more innovative and imperative for the clinical space. With...

Remote Patient Monitoring Market to Reach $1 Billion by 2020

by Vera Gruessner

The remote patient monitoring market is experiencing a transformation as more hospitals and healthcare providers than ever before have begun adopting these new technologies in efforts to improve the quality of patient care and ensure greater...

How BYOD Implementation Impacts Healthcare Security

by Vera Gruessner

With more smartphone end users incorporating their cell phones as well as other mobile devices into their everyday work, the ongoing Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) transformation is affecting businesses across the country along with hospitals,...

Does Telehealth Technology Adoption Advance Care Coordination?

by Vera Gruessner

As the healthcare industry moves forward with strengthening the quality of services and patient outcomes, telehealth technology adoption gains ground as a means for improving care coordination and accountable care. Due to an ongoing primary care...

Internet of Things, Wearables Stimulate mHealth Market

by Vera Gruessner

The medical field is changing drastically as new technologies are adopted and positioned as a means toward better quality of care, improved patient outcomes, and lower medical costs – more commonly known as the Triple Aim of Healthcare....

How a Mobile Alert System Improves Nurse, Physician Workflow

by Vera Gruessner

The mobile health industry has played a significant role in improving communications throughout hospitals and clinics, as more nurses and doctors continue using mobile devices and apps to better coordinate care. Additionally, the mHealth field...

83% of Doctors Unhappy with EHR-based Mobile Health Solutions

by Vera Gruessner

Smart phone use throughout hospitals and clinics may not be measuring up to the standards expected by stakeholders and mHealth app manufacturers. Whether it’s Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) adoption strategies or general app and wearable...

Remote Medical Monitoring Reduces Admissions in Heart Disease

by Vera Gruessner

Remote medical monitoring is becoming more mainstream across the healthcare industry in this country. Often, patients with heart disease benefit from having monitoring equipment available in their home so their doctors can track their health...

Can Fitness Tracking Devices Reduce Insomnia, Treat Anxiety?

by Vera Gruessner

One interesting mobile health device that has made an impact on the health and wellness space is the fitness tracker. Fitness tracking devices such as the Fitbit are able to garner more engagement from consumers when it comes to exercising regularly...

Mobile Health Regulations Could Strengthen Interoperability

by Vera Gruessner

The mHealth market is making a big splash in the healthcare industry, as more individuals are using wearables, mobile apps, remote monitoring tools, and telehealth technology to maintain their health and wellness throughout their life. This large...

Department of Defense Advances Wearable Medical Devices Market

by Vera Gruessner

A major segment of the mobile health field that’s making an impact on the healthcare industry is the development of wearable medical devices. From smartwatches to biosensors in the form of skin patches, the market for wearable medical devices...

Three BYOD Implementation Strategies Hospitals Should Follow

by Vera Gruessner

The world around us has changed drastically in the last several decades. Today, it’s difficult to find an individual who isn’t glued to their smartphone or other gadget. The growth of the Internet has played a major role in revolutionizing...

Three Ways Smart Glasses Improve Healthcare Services

by Sara Heath

Mobile and wearable technologies are catalysts for many monumental changes throughout the healthcare and mobile health industry. A recent innovation, smart glasses, present many brand new opportunities for industry growth, and show promise for...

Healthcare Remote Monitoring Impacts Diabetes Care, Obesity

by Vera Gruessner

As the medical field pushes toward reforming its practices, changing its reimbursement policies, and implementing a variety of new technologies in effort to improve patient care and boost health outcomes, the healthcare remote monitoring market...

Younger Generations Endorse Secure Mobile Messaging Tools

by Vera Gruessner

As the healthcare industry focuses on discovering new ways to expand technology and engage patients with their wellness via mobile health devices, it is important to consider how secure mobile messaging could play a role in bringing greater interest...

41% of Consumers Stress over Smartphone Mobile Health Security

by Vera Gruessner

Mobile health security remains a top concern not only among hospitals, clinics, and other medical facilities but also among the everyday consumer. For example, people who utilize fitness tracking devices, mHealth apps on smartphones, or other...

Corporate BYOD Policies Encourage Smartphone Use in Meetings

by Vera Gruessner

As smartphones, tablets, and wearable devices proliferate the technology market and become a mainstay of everyday life among consumers, companies and healthcare organizations around the country are incorporating Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) corporate...

How Mobile Health Tools Strengthen Patient Engagement

by Vera Gruessner

Patient engagement continues to play a role in the healthcare industry particularly in the physician-patient relationship, as more hospitals and clinics adopt secure messaging tools to allow individuals to communicate with their doctors quickly...

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