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Health4Me Mobile App Lets UnitedHealthcare Plan Members Pay Medical Bills via Smartphones


Health4Me Mobile App Lets UnitedHealthcare Plan Members Pay Medical Bills via Smartphones   UnitedHealthcare mobile app mediacal bills Health4Me There’s a lot of talk about how smartphones and wearables — together with an array of intriguing apps — are changing the world of medicine.

But what comes after healthcare? You know it: healthcare bills.

Now UnitedHealthcare’s mobile app “Health4Me” will offer several new features including a secure electronic bill-payment service. The app lets UnitedHealthcare plan participants pay medical bills and manage their health care claims and related expenses entirely on their smartphones.

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CVS/pharmacy Touches Up Top-Rated Mobile App


CVS/pharmacy Touches Up Top Rated Mobile App   mobile tech mobile news Mobile Devices mobile app CVS/Pharmacy CVS Health CVS app CVS/pharmacy, some of its most devoted customers argue, has raised the bar in mobile with its popular iOS and Android applications.

But that high praise hasn’t stopped the retail pharmacy giant from seeking to make a good thing even better.

This week, CVS/pharmacy announced its mobile app has undergone a complete transformation, with new features and an improved look and feel.
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American Academy of Pediatrics Updates Child Health Tracker App


American Academy of Pediatrics Updates Child Health Tracker App   Mobile Device mobile applications mobile app American Academy of Pediatrics AAP The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) announced this week that it has updated its award-winning Child Health Tracker app.

For the month of February, the organization says, the app will be offered to parents free of charge. The app is regularly priced at $4.99.

“In addition to giving parents the power of on-demand access to their child(ren)’s health information via their smartphone, the AAP added valuable features such as a medication tracker module that allows parents to post medication information for each of their children, set alerts, add dosage information, note side effects, etc.” the AAP said in a provided statement.
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Sleep Genius App Gets NASA Salute


Sleep Genius App Gets NASA Salute   Spinoff Sleep Genius Sleep NASA mobile app iOS Android What began as a quest to help humans sleep in the International Space Station has become a technology soothing people worldwide.

Not only that, It’s also a celebrated “spinoff technology” in the latest edition of NASA’s prestigious annual publication, appropriately titled Spinoff.

The 2015 issue recognizes an array of cutting edge companies and products that began with research for NASA but ultimately led to technologies for life right here on planet Earth.

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Study: Physician Mobile Requirements Not Being Met


Study: Physician Mobile Requirements Not Being Met   Study Spyglass Consulting Group Mobile Devices mobile app EHR Spyglass Consulting Group has released an eye-opening new report, their most recent healthcare study entitled Point of Care Communications for Physicians 2014.

Despite the undeniable adoption growth of mobile technology across the healthcare landscape, more than just a little room for further expansion remains. In fact, an entirely world of potential remains largely untapped.

The report shows that upwards of 70 percent of physicians interviewed believe that hospital IT organizations of affiliated hospitals are “making inadequate investments to address physician mobile computing and communication requirements at point of care due to limited planned investments, poor mobile EHR tools, and inadequate mobile user support.”
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Doctors Mobile Healthcare International Launches a New and Improved Version Of Their Wildly Popular App


Doctors Mobile Healthcare International Launches a New and Improved Version Of Their Wildly Popular App   mobile app healthcare Doctors Mobile Healthcare International DMHI Android The Virtual Physician’s Network healthcare platform offered by Doctors Mobile Healthcare International (DMHI) is designed to provide surgeons, medical institutions, and medical vendors improve services by focusing on:

  • Accountability
  • Clinical Outcomes
  • Driving Revenue
  • Saving Time And Money

This wildly popular app can be downloaded directly to the web, or to any Android or iOS device. In an effort to continually improve the app’s features and functions, DMHI has just launched version 1.2.

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UCLA mHealth Project Seeks to Help At-Risk Women


UCLA mHealth Project Seeks to Help At Risk Women   UCLA mobile health mobile app mHealth Project mHealth fitness At Risk Women app Do fitness app users sometimes shake their cell phones to try to fake mandated physical activity? Yes, they do. But on the upside, many people who use an app to bolster their efforts to become healthier actually succeed.

That’s the upshot of a recent UCLA mHealth program designed to help at-risk women battling excessive weight and the attendant blood pressure, heart, and other ailments.

The story, written by Eryn Brown for the LA Times, tracks the journey of one participant named Qiana Sago.

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