Posts Tagged: apps

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Micro-Hospitals Provide Health Care Closer to Home. U.S. News & World Report, April 24, 2017. Small inpatient facilities are popping up across the country to offer medical care in underserved communities. 2) U.S. top… Read the rest »

If so, you’re not alone. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). Many healthcare professionals use their cellphones and tablets for work purposes.… Read the rest »

They might be. We can help your practice stay on top of the latest healthcare news, rules, regulations and trends.  Subscribe to stay current and up to date on important matters that will impact your practice.  (To subscribe to our blog click here). It is very likely that your employee’s phones are putting your practice at… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Predicting Your Medical Costs Is Almost Impossible. This New Tool Wants to Change That. Fortune, July 20, 2016. Amino’s new price tool is allowing consumers to compare healthcare prices, using insurance claims data. 2)… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) U.S. Officials Propose Test Program Aimed at Lowering Medicare Drug Costs. The Wall Street Journal, March 8, 2016. A proposed test program would see if lowering reimbursements would prompt Medicare doctors to choose lower-cost… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) 8 out of 10 mobile health apps open to HIPAA violations, hacking, data theft. Healthcare IT News, January 13, 2016. Most health apps are susceptible to the most common hacking techniques: code tampering and… Read the rest »

Life is hectic, we know, so here’s a recap of the Healthcare Weekly Hot Topics you can’t afford to miss: 1) Healthcare breaches by the numbers. Healthcare IT News, December 2, 2015. Healthcare breach statistics are stunning and come with a $6 billion price tag. 2) Gene Editing Gets Easier as Experts Discuss Fears. NBC… Read the rest »

Are you using your smartphone as a health device?  If you aren’t now, you will be in the future. ObamaCare requires healthcare providers to monitor high-risk patients.  Doctors are using a patient’s smartphone  to determine if their heart is racing or their blood pressure is on the rise. Doctors are currently testing personal data trackers… Read the rest »