Mobile Health

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OhioHealth uses mobile apps to provide patient-physician communication, transparency of care

Imagine a world where hospital patients can communicate with their physicians and have transparency of care via mobile apps. This is the vision of James Sturiano, mobile device manager of OhioHealth.

Medidata, Validic expand mobile health ecosystem for clinical research

Medidata, a provider of cloud-based solutions for clinical research, and Validic, a digital health platform, announced the integration of Validic's digital health platform with the Medidata Clinical Cloud Tuesday to expand the scope of their mobile health tools for clinical research.

One Medical beefs up mobile app with dermatology service, vaccine tracker

One Medical Group has added a dermatology service and a vaccine tracker to its mobile medical app, reported VentureBeat.

Aging US population spurs mobile health, remote patient monitoring

As the U.S. population continues to age, the demand for remote patient monitoring, video telemedicine and mobile health will intensify, predicts Frost & Sullivan.

An Apple a day keeps the doctor mobile

Apple is one of the top mobile health solutions providers, based on the popularity of the iPad among medical professionals and the numerous mHealth apps for iPhone users, judges market research firm TechNavio.

News Scan: FCC launches mobile health task force; Marketers shut mobile banner ads; more

Quick rundownon the latest mobile IT news for Monday, 3/10 including: the new mobile taskforce at the FCC, a push for native advertising versus banner ads in mobile, mobile payment system Paym unveiled by U.K. banks, Chinese making up over half of mobile handset shipments next year and Samsung's role as supplier of Apple's new A8 chip in smartphones.

Mobile companies get lion's share of VC funding for healthcare IT

Venture capital firms are pouring money into healthcare IT, and mobile health companies are getting the largest share of that funding.

Mobile health hubs will boost telehealth market, says IHS

The introduction of mobile health hubs is boosting the telehealth market, lowering the cost of telehealth while increasing the overall value proposition, according to IHS Technology.

Top 20 mHealth players generated $2.8 billion in revenues last year, says Visiongain

The top 20 players in the mobile health market generated $2.8 billion in revenues last year, according to market research firm Visiongain.

Infographic: Healthcare industry turns to mobile tech for patient care

A full 80 percent of physicians use smartphones and medical apps, and more than one-quarter of physicians use mobile technology to provide patient care, according to an infographic by medical app developer Great Call.