Nathan E. Wineinger, Ph.D., a research scientist at Scripps Genomic Medicine discusses how mhealth data is moving towards big data at a rapid pace at the recent BigData@UCSD workshop last month.
Lois Drapin, Founder & CEO of the Drapin Group provides a recap of the Venture+ Forum held the day before the official start of the mHealth Summit 2013.
Bernhard Kappe, Founder & CEO of Pathfinder Software outlines four key mobile health challenges for medical device & diagnostic firms.
57 percent of seniors are seeking digital health options for managing their health services remotely, according to a new survey by Accenture.
Wearable Electronics Could Spark Healthcare IT Concerns (via slashdot) News Corp chairman Rupert Murdoch told an audience at a Sydney-based think tank that he wears a bracelet for monitoring his vitals. “I now wear a Jawbone,” he said, referring to the Jawbone Up around his wrist, according to a transcript provided…
The majority of consumers (56%) have never used any type of mobile health tracking device, app or website, according to a recent survey conducted by Harris Interactive on behalf of Wellocracy.
Samsung and Cigna have signed a multi-year agreement to co-develop mobile health and wellness related features built into Samsung’s S Health on Samsung’s major smart mobile devices.
Understanding the impact of secure text messaging in healthcare and the potential risks of privacy that come into play when a doctor texts a patient.
A bipartisan group of representatives has introduced a new bill, Sensible Oversight for Technology which Advances Regulatory Efficiency (SOFTWARE) Act to provide regulatory clarity regarding mobile medical applications
DoctorBase, the leading mobile marketing and engagement solution for medical organizations, has announced today its release of a completely free PANDA Enterprise Edition.
BetterDoctor, a doctor-finding service that analyzes hundreds of data sources to rank every doctor in the United States has raised $2.6 million in seed funding from leading Silicon Valley seed and healthcare investors
67 percent of Healthcare CIOS in the UK select electronic patient records and mobile health solution technologies as top priorities for the next 12 months, according to a recent industry report by Healthcare IT Exchange.
Regulus Communications, Inc. announced today the launch of the first phase of the Health Apps Network, a mobile health information system for patients and health care consumers.
New white paper identifies barriers of mHealth adoption and addresses the ways mHealth can empower older people to take a more proactive role in their own care.
According to Deloitte’s 2013 Survey of U.S. Health Care Consumers shows that despite strong interest in mobile health (mHealth), consumer adoption of mobile health technologies remains limited.
Health service company Cigna and digital health social engagement company SocialWellth are partnering to co-create a highly selective curated Go You Cigna Marketplace for certified health apps
The University of Wisconsin recently partnered with Survey Analytics to develop a mobile health app for students, faculty & staff to track flu activity.
On Monday, the FDA finally released the final guidance for mobile medical apps outlining the FDA’s tailored approach to medical app regulation.
mHealth markets related to telemedicine is currently valued at $1.4 billion and is anticipated to reach $1.5 trillion by 2019 due to the use of 7 billion smart phones