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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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Parenting Resources Go Mobile for Healthier, Happier Kids


Parenting Resources Go Mobile for Healthier, Happier Kids   Mobile Apps mobile app mHealth app iOS Dr. Jennifer Trachtenberg Baby Bundle apple Dr. Jennifer Trachtenberg has set her sights on mHealth, launching a unique and interactive mobile application called Baby Bundle.

Integrated throughout the app, “Dr. Jen” provides expert advice to new parents during the first 24 months of parenthood.

According to a statement provided to mHealthWatch, Apple has already featured Baby Bundle as one of the Best New Apps in the Health & Fitness category.

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New App Mobilizes Dermatology Like Never Before


New App Mobilizes Dermatology Like Never Before   mobile app mHealth app mHealth First Derm dermatology Launched just over a month ago, researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, published the findings of a study finding substantial diagnostic agreement between teledermatologists and in-person dermatologists.

The bottom line? Mobile health solutions may soon change the field of dermatology as we’ve always known it.

For the physicians and developers of First Derm, an anonymous teledermatology app provided by iDoc24, this study confirms their opinion that it’s possible for patients to receive quality health information from board-certified specialists that is relatively inexpensive and as convenient as snapping a selfie.

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JAMA Paper Calls for Improved mHealth App Review


JAMA Paper Calls for Improved mHealth App Review   mobile health news mHealth app mHealth JAMA In 2013, mobile health applications on iOS and Android exploded to record prevalence and popularity. But with this remarkable growth comes increasing scrutiny.

As the market for mHealth apps continues to balloon, many industry watchers believe these applications – specifically those that aim to treat or monitor serious medical conditions – will spend much of this year and next under the media’s and government’s microscope.
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miGlass Proving the Utility of Google Glass in Healthcare


miGlass Proving the Utility of Google Glass in Healthcare   wearable patient centric app miGlass mHealth app mHealth iPatientCare iPatientCare, a provider of mHealth and cloud-based ambulatory EHR and integrated Practice Management solutions, says it has reason for ample faith in its freshly unveiled miGlass – a wearable patient-centric app using Google Glass.

The goal of the new app, the company tells mHealthWatch, is to improve medication adherence and the level of patient engagement.

Last month, miGlass was a hit at the HiMSS14 Annual Conference and Exhibition in Orlando.
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Dr. Phil Becoming One of mHealth’s Biggest Champions


Dr. Phil Becoming One of mHealths Biggest Champions   mHealth app Dr. Phil Doctor on Demand While he may be internationally recognized as television’s top shrink, Dr. Phil McGraw is also one of the world’s leading proponents of mHealth.

In fact, some industry analysts and healthcare professionals say that Dr. Phil is the reason so many patients now see mobile technology as a viable component in modern healthcare.

For the last four months, Dr. Phil and his team of advisers and business partners have been promoting a new tool that is being credited with sparking unprecedented interest in mHealth.

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United Allergy Services Introduces New Mobile Healthcare App


United Allergy Services Introduces New Mobile Healthcare App   United Allergy Services mobile health app mHealth app mHealth app Spring is in the air. And if you’re allergic to something in it, a new app can help.

In fact, the app do far more than that.

On Thursday, United Allergy Services, a healthcare services company focused on allergy testing and customized immunotherapy services, announced myAllergyPal, a mobile application that enables patients to track home-based immunotherapy treatment progress.

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