Motorola Unveils Pocket-Sized Barcode Scanner for Hospitals

Motorola Unveils Pocket-Sized Barcode Scanner for Hospitals

New pocket-sized barcode scanner for hospitals helps improve patient safety and the patient experience.  Motorola Solutions, Inc. today unveiled the new disinfectant-ready Symbol CS4070-HC wireless handheld Bluetooth® scanner which provides nurses and lab technicians with the ability to scan both 1D and 2D bar codes at the patient bedside to help prevent errors in medication administration and specimen collection. The CS4070-HC bar code scanner can easily pair with in-room computers, laptops,
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Report: Top Remote Patient Management Platforms by Category

Remote Patient Management Platforms

Alere Connect, Qualcomm Life, and Preventice are the top three remote patient management platforms, according to ABI Research’s latest “Remote Patient Management Platforms” Competitive Assessment. Remote patient management platforms is the essential link between the patient and the devices monitoring their condition and healthcare providers has been a market that has increasingly drawn the attention of investors and healthcare players. However, development, implimentation, and adoption remains
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Report: Top 10 Ambulatory Mobile EHRs in 2014

Report: Top 10 Ambulatory Mobile EHRs in 2014

Black Book Rankings has released rankings of the top ambulatory mobile EHR applications in their latest “2014 Top Ranked Virtualized & Native Mobile EHR Applications,” the most recent in a series of Black Book™ strategic industry reports focused on the health  technology market. Over 380,000 practice management and physician leaders and others users ranking from hospital executives, clinicians, IT specialists and front-line veterans were invited to participate in the 2014 annual Black Book
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Avinent Launches First Google Glass App for Dental Surgery

Avinent Launches First Google Glass App for Dental Surgery

  Avinent launches the world's first Google Glass app for dental surgery to provide clinicians with access to precise step by step information minimizing risk during implant surgery  Avinent, a Barcelona, Spain-based dental implant company has developed a new Google Glass app for assisting surgeons with dental implant procedures. The application called Avinent Glass was developed in partnership with the software development company Droiders and Dr. Jesús López Vilagran opens up
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Is Integration the Key to Google Fit and HealthKit’s Success?

Is Integration the Key to Google Fit and HealthKit's Success?

Welltok's Scott Rotermund explains that what we really need from Google Fit and HealthKit is an integrated approach that not only collects data, but also meshes with the current healthcare ecosystem. As tech giants like Apple, Google and Samsung compete over dominance in the healthcare market, with their latest platforms and apps, the question remains will any or all of these innovations truly tap into the greater realm of consumer health?  Aside from the buzz now emanating from consumers'
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Castlight Health Partners with Teladoc for Telehealth Integration

Castlight Health Partners with Teladoc

Enterprise Healthcare Cloud provider, Castlight Health has signed a partnership with Teladoc, the nation’s first and largest telehealth provider with more than 8 million members. This relationship enables Teladoc to offer its telehealth services through Castlight’s technology suite to all enterprises that work with both Castlight and Teladoc. Castlight empowers large businesses to manage healthcare spending and enables employees and families to make informed choices with a clear understanding
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ProTransport-1 to Deploy Google Glass in Ambulances and Mobile Medicine Units

Google Glass in Ambulances_UCSF Approved To Use Google Glass in Surgeries

ProTransport-1 partners with CrowdOptic to deploy Google Glass in ambulances and mobile medicine units for real-time video evaluation of patients during transport. ProTransport-1, a Northern California based medical transport provider has announced a software partnership with CrowdOptic, maker of mobile and wearable broadcasting solutions to deploy the CrowdOptic Google Glass broadcasting solution in its ambulances and mobile medicine units.
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Global Mobile Health Solutions Market to Grow at 34.88% CAGR by 2018

Global Mobile Health Solutions_7 Best Practices for Developing Successful Diabetes Mobile Apps

The global mobile health solutions market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 34.88 percent through 2018, according to a new report from Sandler Research.  The growth is mainly driven by the increased usage of 3G and 4G telecom networks. Both 3G and 4G networks help in enhanced communication and network access to healthcare applications. They are used in smartphones and tablets as they provide fast connectivity to health tips, health-based games, doctors' advice on diseases, and online medical
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Arizona Care Network Offers Propeller Health to its Members with COPD

Propeller Health App

Propeller Health (formerly Asthmapolis), the FDA-cleared digital health solution for chronic respiratory disease, and Arizona Care Network, a physician and health system collaboration, jointly announced today that ACN will be the first Accountable Care Organization (ACO) to offer the Propeller platform to its members with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Arizona Care Network was formed through collaboration between two of the state's largest health care organizations, Dignity Health
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