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mobileStorm CEO Jared Reitzin to Serve as an mHealth Expert Panelist During mHealth + Telehealth World 2014

mobileStorm CEO Jared Reitzin to Serve as an mHealth Expert Panelist During mHealth + Telehealth World 2014   mobileStorm mobile tech Mobile Devices Jared Reitzin Jared Reitzin, founder and CEO of mobileStorm – an industry leading communication service provider and a pioneer in the concept of digital marketing and mHealth communications – has been announced as one of the mHealth experts who will participate in mHealth + Telehealth World 2014 this July.

Organizers for the Boston-based event say that mHealth + Telehealth World 2014 brings together hospitals, health systems, health plans, and innovators to share successes and failures of existing programs and discover new technologies and strategies for expansion of programs.

Reitzin is slated to appear on a panel titled “Improve Population Health through Consumer Engagement and Sustainability.”

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Webinar to Focus on the Future of Digital Healthcare Marketing

Webinar to Focus on the Future of Digital Healthcare Marketing   webinar tech news mobile healthcare digital marketing Apart from the major changes inbound to the healthcare industry as a direct result of the passage of the Affordable Care Act, there’s another revolution occurring simultaneously. It’s one focused on digital marketing. And healthcare organizations must embrace it to stay ahead of the curve.

That’s according to Andrea Simon, Ph.D., anthropologist, and CEO of Simon Associates Management Consultants.

Dr. Simon is planning a new webinar to address the ongoing revolution.
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Here’s What Happened in mHealth This Week

Here’s What Happened in mHealth This Week   news Mobile Devices mHealth news mHealth Here are some of the top stories in healthcare, telemedicine, and mobile health that we’ve been monitoring this week.

Q1 2014 brought with it a new record in digital health venture funding. According to the latest data from Rock Health, not only did January set a record month in both deals and dollars, the first quarter of 2014 set an all-time record for digital health funding in a single quarter.

As mobile healthcare technology emerges as a mainstream staple of modern healthcare, a growing number of app developers want to break into this opportunity-rich new industry.

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Nuance Unveils New Cloud-Based Imaging and Report Exchange

Nuance Unveils New Cloud Based Imaging and Report Exchange   PowerShare Network patients Nuance mHealth healthcare IT doctors cloud mHealthWatch was privy to a sneak peek earlier this week at PowerShare Network, a new cloud-based imaging and report exchange from Nuance.

Nuance Communications, Inc. is a leading provider of voice and language solutions that has emerged as a major player in the realm of healthcare IT.

Nuance says its PowerShare Network is the industry’s largest cloud-based network for securely connecting physicians, patients, government agencies, specialty medical societies and others to share essential medical images and reports as simply as people exchange information using social networks.

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Jillian Michaels Talks Natural Health, Tech on New Tour

Jillian Michaels Talks Natural Health, Tech on New Tour   technology organic mobile health news Jillian Michaels healthy health GMO fitness “I have a secret,” Jillian Michaels, a well-respected health and fitness expert of “The Biggest Loser” fame, said last week during a stop on her nationwide tour at Rialto Square Theatre in Joliet, Illinois.

“Eat less,” she whispered, “… and move more.”

According to Michaels, who is currently in the middle of her acclaimed motivational live tour “Maximize Your Life,” there’s no better solution for turning one’s life and health around than by doing what nature intended.

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Three Trends for App Developers to Watch in Mobile Health

Three Trends for App Developers to Watch in Mobile Health   mobile health news mobile health mHealth developers apps

As mobile healthcare technology emerges as a mainstream staple of modern healthcare, a growing number of app developers want to break into this opportunity-rich new industry.

The first trend that is creating a niche for app developers to fill is the need for more general tech education and preparedness. Across all facets of the healthcare industry, studies and surveys have shown that few companies are truly ready for the mobile revolution that is currently underway. The trend of adopting tech without fully understanding it is both problematic and counterproductive.

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Renal Physicians Association Releases mHealth App

Renal Physicians Association Releases mHealth App   Renal Physicians Association mHealth app mHealth app On Monday, The Renal Physicians Association delved into the mHealth arena with the release of a free iPad app to assist nephrologists with shared decision-making and pain and symptom management for an array of conditions – acute kidney injury, chronic kidney disease, and end-stage renal disease patients at the point of care.

Dr. Adam Weinstein, an RPA Board Member and the leader of the app development team, says that the new “RPA SDM Toolkit app” is an interactive, workflow-driven version of the RPA’s Clinical Practice Guideline on Shared Decision Making in the Appropriate Initiation of and Withdrawal from Dialysis, 2nd Edition.
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