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Mhealth apps recommended by 1 in 3 doctors - QR Code Press | QR Code Press

mhealth apps to their patients within the previous year. That said, many of those doctors made recommendations of specific applications that they preferred.
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AliveCor Receives FDA Clearance to Detect Atrial Fibrillation

AliveCor Receives FDA Clearance to Detect Atrial Fibrillation | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
I’ve been using AliveCor for over a year now and I think this is the best device for measuring 1-channel ECG. I’ve been saying that it should soon be available for use for patients as well. See their recent press release for the great news.
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SMS Service for Pregnant Women Launches in South Africa

SMS Service for Pregnant Women Launches in South Africa | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
A new mobile application, MomConnect, will allow all pregnant women in South Africa to sign up for a free SMS service which provides information and advice on pregnancy.
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Playing hunger games: Are gamified health apps putting odds in your favor?

Playing hunger games: Are gamified health apps putting odds in your favor? | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
For many people, finding motivation to exercise is a challenge. Thankfully, there are Zombies chasing you. (Playing hunger games: R gamified health #apps putting odds in your favor?
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New Shirt Can Measure Your Heart Rate - 610kvnu

New Shirt Can Measure Your Heart Rate - 610kvnu | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
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"The next wave is really about physiology, about bio-sensing technology.
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Biovigil badge checks to see if your doctor’s hands are clean

Biovigil badge checks to see if your doctor’s hands are clean | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
Definitely ideal if looking for a safe, clean hospital for an upcoming surgery, a badge system created by Biovigil checks to see if the medical staff is washing their hands after interacting with patients.
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Success factors for women’s and children’s health: poverty does not always block health-care progress – Ultimate News

Success factors for women’s and children’s health: poverty does not always block health-care progress – Ultimate News | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
#NewsUpdates Success factors for women’s and children’s health: poverty does not always block health-care progress http://t.co/JCByGCaIGY
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Machine learning tools for mHealth data analysis focus of new project - FierceMobileHealthcare (press release)

Machine learning tools for mHealth data analysis focus of new project - FierceMobileHealthcare (press release) | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
Machine learning tools for mHealth data analysis focus of new project
FierceMobileHealthcare (press release)
Each institution is providing access to mHealth and clinical data, according to an announcement.
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Alternative medicine studies criticised by researchers

Alternative medicine studies criticised by researchers | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
Academics call to end clinical trials involving "highly implausible treatments" such as homeopathy and reiki
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Beyond the ice bucket challenge: Orphan disease patient advocates you should follow on Twitter

The viral marketing campaign for ALS known as the ice bucket challenge has boosted the profile of rare disease philanthropy and permeated pop culture in a way that orphan diseases typically don’t, from the sublime to the ridiculous.
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This app uses social media posts and crowdsourcing to map sick zone locations

This app uses social media posts and crowdsourcing to map sick zone locations | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
Functioning like a weather forecast for sickness, Sickweather may make it easier to avoid areas where people are reporting cases of the flu and other illnesses.
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How 3 mHealth apps are improving compliance and adherence | mHealthNews

When patients forget to take their medication or fail to take it consistently, the cost to patient health - and the resulting financial costs to our healthcare system - can be significant.
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Microsoft using Nokia Lumia to improve diabetes management in low income populations

Microsoft using Nokia Lumia to improve diabetes management in low income populations | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
Microsoft's Nokia Lumia will be part of a study to manage diabetes in the medicaid population.
The post Microsoft using Nokia Lumia to improve diabetes management in low income populations appeared first on iMedicalApps.
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Entrepreneurs develop head injury alert sensor for parents, coaches

Entrepreneurs develop head injury alert sensor for parents, coaches | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
Two wearable entrepreneurs have produced a sensor designed for kids’ sports to alert coaches and parents when a player has received a hard blow to the head, possibly causing an injury.
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Verizon Unveils QR Code Login That Eliminates Usernames and Passwords for Healthcare

Verizon Unveils QR Code Login That Eliminates Usernames and Passwords for Healthcare | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
Verizon’s QR Code Login by their Universal Identity Services enables healthcare providers to help address strict HIPAA compliance mandates.
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Sensors let Alzheimer's patients stay at home, safely

Sensors let Alzheimer's patients stay at home, safely | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
Caregivers are increasingly turning to technology devices to monitor family members with Alzheimer's and dementia, helping them live independently longer.
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Let's Stop Trying to Force Consumers to 'Engage' With Their Health Care

Let's Stop Trying to Force Consumers to 'Engage' With Their Health Care | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
Health care is full of buzzwords. The latest is “engagement.” The theory behind it is that all will be well if we can just get people—especially those with chronic diseases—more involved with their illnesses.
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Wireless Medical Monitoring on the Way

Wireless Medical Monitoring on the Way | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
So are you ready to say, “Goodbye to limitations and hello to wireless healthcare”? Qualcomm Life has come out with a revolutionary new device called the 2nd Net Platform.
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Survey: Despite risks, patients want to share d...

Survey: Despite risks, patients want to share d... | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
Survey: Despite risks, patients want to share data | mobihealthnews on E-santé, télémédecine et hôpital numérique curated by TUPINIER Arnaud (Survey: Despite risks, patients want to share data | mobihealthnews | @scoopit
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How Telehealth Will Support the Triple Aim

How Telehealth Will Support the Triple Aim | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid has adopted the concept of The Triple Aim to serve as a guiding light for healthcare organizations to improve patient outcome measures. Hospitals need to incorporate the outcomes measures into their workflows.
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How Secure Text Messaging Promotes Better Physician Alignment

How Secure Text Messaging Promotes Better Physician Alignment | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
New white paper from DocHalo explores what features of a secure text messaging system promote better physician alignment. 
National trends are changing relationships between physicians and organizations in new and exciting ways.
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Deloitte Health Care on Twitter: How would you rate the credibility of #health info provided by social media? http://t.co/DMKxe6BxU1 http://t.co/wSzyF71prm

Deloitte Health Care on Twitter: How would you rate the credibility of #health info provided by social media? http://t.co/DMKxe6BxU1 http://t.co/wSzyF71prm | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
Great insight for us! RT @DeloitteHealth How would you rate the credibility of #health info provided by social media? http://t.co/j50E6ZRwJB
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When psychiatrists are on Facebook, their patients can get a case of TMI

When psychiatrists are on Facebook, their patients can get a case of TMI | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
There’s something odd--and uncomfortable--about running across personal photos of my therapist. ("Are there social media best practices for mental health professionals?" Um, no.
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5 Ways Digital Health is Impacting India | Digital Health Post

5 Ways Digital Health is Impacting India | Digital Health Post | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
The digital revolution's impact in India promises to leapfrog the challenges of healthcare delivery.
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Medical white paper using big data to be drawn up - The Japan News

Medical white paper using big data to be drawn up - The Japan News | Digitized Health | Scoop.it
Medical white paper using big data to be drawn up The Japan News The Yomiuri Shimbun The government plans to compile a white paper on medical treatment by analyzing large amounts of digitized data based on patients' medical treatment expense...
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