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End war on drugs, says police chief

End war on drugs, says police chief | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
Class A drugs should be decriminalised and drug addicts "treated and cared for not criminalised", according to a senior UK police officer.
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115 Mind Blowing mHealth and Telehealth Statistics and Trends

115 Mind Blowing mHealth and Telehealth Statistics and Trends | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
Healthcare Trends in America, Check out 115 mHealth Facts at referralMD.
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US issues final guidance on mobile medical apps - FutureGov Magazine

US issues final guidance on mobile medical apps - FutureGov Magazine | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
US issues final guidance on mobile medical apps
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued final guidance for developers of mobile medical applications last week.
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Telemedicine as a Solution for Post Stroke Physical Therapy

Telemedicine as a Solution for Post Stroke Physical Therapy | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
Whether it is called telerehabilitation, telemedicine, tele-physical therapy, tele-physiotherapy or tele-occupational therapy , these systems allow a therapist in a remote location to conduct treat...
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Assisted Living by Natia Lokhishvili and Mariam Phirtskhalava ...

Assisted Living by Natia Lokhishvili and Mariam Phirtskhalava ... | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
Assisted Living, by Natia Lokhishvili and Mariam Phirtskhalava. This is a wonderful multimedia story about a man who lives in an assisted living home. Unfortunately, I could not keep the subtitles when making the movie, but ...
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UK launches ‘biomedical catalyst’ fund | InPharm

InPharm.com is a leading portal for the pharmaceutical industry, providing industry professionals with pharma news, jobs, events, and service company listings.
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mHealth | mHealth Video | Mobile phones and social media post UNHLM | FIXUSHEALTH.COM

mHealth | mHealth Video | Mobile phones and social media post UNHLM | FIXUSHEALTH.COM | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
mHealth video and Mobile phones and social media post UNHLM (Mobile phones and social media post UNHLM http://t.co/4PdqaGhK #media #Mobile...)...
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Telemedicine becoming the new house call  | ajc.com

Telemedicine becoming the new house call  | ajc.com | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
Travis Proctor logged onto his computer, turned on his new webcam and clicked his mouse. Within seconds, the 42-year-old father of three was face to face with Dr.
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‘Pharmacy on a chip’ gets closer

‘Pharmacy on a chip’ gets closer | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it

The futuristic idea that microchips could be implanted under a patient’s skin to control the release of drugs has taken another step forward.

US scientists have been testing just such a device on women with the bone-wasting disease osteoporosis.

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Mobile to Play a Significant Role in Healthcare - Worth US$23 Billion by 2017

Mobile to Play a Significant Role in Healthcare - Worth US$23 Billion by 2017 | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
The GSMA today announced that mobile technology will play a significant role in the provision of healthcare services globally and predicts the growth of the mHealth market will lead to a revenue opportunity worth US$23 billion by 2017.
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Pharma and mobile tech: 5 technologies to improve adherence | eyeforpharma | Patient Centricity News

Pharma and mobile tech: 5 technologies to improve adherence | eyeforpharma | Patient Centricity News | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
Pharma and mobile tech: 5 technologies to improve adherence http://t.co/yEIBeAbn #hcsm #hcsmeu @eyeforpharma...
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Satellite Healthcare Launches 'Timesaving' App for Doctors - Renal Business Today

Satellite Healthcare Launches 'Timesaving' App for Doctors - Renal Business Today | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
Satellite Healthcare Launches 'Timesaving' App for DoctorsRenal Business TodaySatellite Healthcare, Inc., a national provider of dialysis services and a sponsor of nephrology research, announced today the launch of SPIN-MD Mobile™, a mobile...
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Mobile E-Signature Solution Demoed at Healthcare Conference ...

Mobile E-Signature Solution Demoed at Healthcare Conference ... | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
Mobile E-Signature Solution Demoed at Healthcare Conference. by Rod Vesling on February 15, 2012. HIMSSBlue. Softpro is attending HIMSS – the IT tradeshow and conference focused on healthcare – in Las Vegas, NV from February ...
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NHS bureaucrats ban the term 'elderly' from leaflets for not being inclusive enough - Telegraph

NHS bureaucrats ban the term 'elderly' from leaflets for not being inclusive enough - Telegraph | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
NHS staff have banned the terms "elderly" and "family doctor" from leaflets and brochures for fear of offending patients. (NHS bureaucrats ban the term 'elderly' from leaflets for not being inclusive enough: NHS staff have ba...
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Health District Chief signals greater focus on telehealth usage in future - Cowra Guardian

Health District Chief signals greater focus on telehealth usage in future - Cowra Guardian | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
Health District Chief signals greater focus on telehealth usage in future Cowra Guardian "We talked with local GPs about the opportunities of telehealth technology to bring in specialists to their practise via videoconference and all of the...
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Scottish Telehealth and Telecare Week – October 28 to November 1 2013 | Scottish Healthcare

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telecare, telehealth, e-health, ...: Health at a fingertip

telecare, telehealth, e-health, ...: Health at a fingertip | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
Health at a fingertip. from ISTOÉ: The use of applications in medicine, physical training, nutrition and wellness makes cell phones and tablets the newest features to enhance the body and mind care. Full text at (in Portuguese): ...
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Regional Solutions Are Best for a National Health Care Problem ...

The federal government's recent institution of 12 new telehealth regions takes into account the latest technological advances while maintaining regional autonomy. New broad-band internet availability in rural parts of the ...
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Why the NHS needs a friends and family test

Why the NHS needs a friends and family test | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
If patients don't answer 'yes' when you ask them if they would recommend the hospital to family and friends then you know you've got a problem, says Stephen Dunn (RT @GdnHealthcare: Why the NHS needs a friends and family test http://t.co/CP1itgLE...
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Can apps, mobile health replace physicians? - FierceMobileHealthcare

Can apps, mobile health replace physicians? - FierceMobileHealthcare | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
When Silicon Valley investor Vinod Khosla wrote an eye-opening commentary in January positing that computers, and particularly mobile health devices, could replace certain physician functions, it Read more...
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Telecare: what's happened to the whole system demonstrators?

Telecare: what's happened to the whole system demonstrators? | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
Patient from hell Dick Vinegar asks when the lessons from the WSD will be shared and what the delay means for the future of telecare (Telecare: what's happened to the whole system demonstrators?
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Home Vs. Assisted Living: Cost Difference May Not Be as Big as You Think

You'd think remaining in your home as you age would be a lot cheaper than moving to assisted living. But if you have mobility problems, the price difference may not be as big as you think, at least...
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Your Essential Medical Device News Resource » Blog Archive » Augmented Reality Surgery Stretches The Definition Of “Telehealth”.

Your Essential Medical Device News Resource » Blog Archive » Augmented Reality Surgery Stretches The Definition Of “Telehealth”. | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
Augmented Reality Surgery Stretches The Definition Of "Telehealth".
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Mobile to Play a Significant Role in Healthcare as GSMA Research ...

Mobile to Play a Significant Role in Healthcare as GSMA Research ... | Scottish Healthcare | Scoop.it
Action from Governments, Regulators, the Healthcare Industry and the Mobile Ecosystem Essential to Enabling this Global Opportunity.
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Remote working with Impravata's OneSign Anywhere - Healthcare Global

Remote working with Impravata's OneSign AnywhereHealthcare GlobalFor busy and mobile healthcare staff, immediate access to this critical data is a game changer and a major driver for adoption of mobile devices in their daily work lives.
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