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National Institute of Health Turns To mHealth

The National Institute of Health is turning to the world of mHealth with a federal grant helping to improve communication between patients and their doctors. “The NIH is hoping that with these grants, they will be able to send mhealth solutions into the mainstream by...

Telemedicine Kicking It Up In Pakistan

Patients in Pakistan can call a toll-free number to receive health advice from doctors on the other side of a country. “Aman Telehealth,” is a Telehealth program, designed by an initiative to “address the growing inequality the people of Pakistan face when they need reliable...

1st Pediatric Hospital To Use Telemedicine Technology

Children’s Specialized Hospital in New Brunswick, New Jersey, is the first pediatric hospital in the United States to use a form of telemedicine technology, in the form of a VGo wheeled robot.  The robot is controlled remotely via a healthcare professional  so that he or...

SnapMD to show at California Telehealth Network Summit

SnapMD, a Southern California healthcare IT firm offering a leading private-label cloud-based telemedicine software solution will exhibit at this years CTN Telehealth Summit in Newport Beach, April 28th through April 29th. The goal of the summit is to bring together healthcare professionals, telemedicine personnel, administrators, physicians,...

4 mHealth Trends Demanding Higher Attention To User Experience

The popularity of mHealth and Telmedicine technology is surging, as app developers and hospitals are working together to adhere to the high demand from users all around the world. “mHealth has been embraced by the entire healthcare industry for its potential to improve patient outcomes,...

Telehealth Helps Out Army and Workers

The digital age today has every device, which can do just about anything. From TVs to computers to smart-phones, this new craze has taken over the technology world. Healthcare has largely changed because of it. With the new rising popularity of the Telemedicine industry, millions...

Managing Your Diabetes With Telemedicine

More than 22 million people in America alone are affected with diabetes, costing the medical world over $245 billion. Mississippi is currently the second highest state of individuals affected with diabetes. “Republican Gov. Phil Bryant, the University of Mississippi Medical Center and three private technology...

Telemedicine Helps Elderly Patients Stay in their Homes

Elderly patients with chronic health conditions who are discharged from the hospital and rehab facilities, with the help of technology and Telemedicine, are increasingly able to remain at home, avoiding depressing and expensive readmission. Meet Rita, an elderly patient who suffers from congestive...

Telemedicine Helps Eight Year Old Pneumonia Patient Survive

Imagine being the parent of a young child struggling with pneumonia, in an area far away from hospitals and medical centers specializing in treating sick children. The fear and concern over your child’s health, made worse by the anticipated cost and disruption of moving...

6 Tips for Your Healthcare App

With the wide presence of smart-phone technology, healthcare professionals are developing apps to cater more towards their patients. In a recent article, Silicon Valley’s tech company, “Box” and the nation-wide known, “Dignity Health,” teamed up together to create 6 tips for your new healthcare app:...