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By Brian Dolan 06:00 pm September 22, 2010
Below are some memorable quotes from some of the discussions that took place at Clarion Events' mHealth Conference & Expo in Dubai, UAE last week:
By Brian Dolan 02:41 pm September 22, 2010
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By Diana Manos 01:50 pm September 22, 2010
The nonprofit Breastcancer.org has launched its first-ever iPhone application for breast cancer patients, allowing them to receive customized research news based on their diagnosis.The Breast Cancer Diagnosis Guide is a free mobile app that walks users through the breast cancer pathology report -- a vital report that sets the patient's treatment path.
By Brian Dolan 12:18 pm September 22, 2010
Telus health in Canda: Cisco Canada: "In the space of one year, many health-care executives have gone from being unsure about wireless as a primarily delivery mode for network access to clinical and administrative applications to being convinced it's the route to go." Calgary Herald
By Brian Dolan 11:30 am September 21, 2010
French pharmaceutical company Sanofi Aventis announced that it has tapped medical device maker Agamatrix to create blood glucose meter plug-in for Apple's iPhone called iBGStar, during a presentation at the European(Association for the Study of Diabetes conference.
By Brian Dolan 08:15 am September 20, 2010
Jim Greiner, whose experience includes General Manager of MapQuest has been named as Chief Operations Officer at Healthagen, the company that created the mobile health app iTriage. According to the company, Greiner will help evolve Healthagen from an early-stage healthcare technology company into a growing and scalable leader in the mobile healthcare space.
By Mike Miliard 02:42 pm September 17, 2010
Prematics and Navinet have joined forces, with Navinet's real-time healthcare communications network enabling delivery of the Prematics care communication solutions to mobile devices - offering docs access to administrative, clinical and financial data from health plans at point-of-care.
By Mike Miliard 01:00 pm September 17, 2010
Dell has announced that its Streak, a five-inch Android-based mobile, will be integrated into its healthcare solutions. Hospitals and physicians will be able to order the Streak this fall as an integrated component of Dell's EMR and MCC solutions.
By Molly Merrill 04:44 pm September 16, 2010
Healthcare IT is the essential front-end investment for organizations participating in the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) initiative, according to a new report released by the Deloitte Center for Health Solutions.
By Molly Merrill 02:11 pm September 16, 2010
Researchers at Children's Hospital Boston in collaboration with the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have developed "MedWatcher," a new iPhone application that provides drug safety surveillance in real-time.