The transition into the era of electronic health records and health wearables has resulted in a plethora of electronic patient information including dates of birth, home addresses, social security records, insurance details and medical data. This data is highly desirable on the black market. But there are ways to prevent the risk for fraud. I recently […]
Apple has been instrumental in pairing medicine and mobile technology through its series of kits. In March 2015, they launched ResearchKit, an open source software framework to help scientists and doctors not only create medical apps but also recruit patients for clinical trials and research products. ResearchKit turns iPhone into a powerful tool for medical […]
Despite high-profile launches, these core apps are still trailing the field.
Like it needs another one.
Punishing a wayward partner.
No Apple Health for you!
We all want that magic app that will make us healthier. Developers are responding—as are tech giants.
Apple has left the heavy lifting to fitness-app developers—and that may be a good thing.
One place to gather together the health information that apps and wearables generate.