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Growth within the telemedicine marketplace continues to reach a fever pitch. Fueled by the shortage of physicians, increasing aged population, rising healthcare costs and expanding health insurance coverage for virtual healthcare, the emerging telemedicine market is set to soar in the coming decade. 338 more words
The rise of mHealth and consumer health devices is pushing healthcare delivery and monitoring out of the hospital and into the home. This change in patient focus is causing the medical industry to look closer at the future of the connected home and driving innovation in smart healthcare delivery. 710 more words
As a CTO/CIO I must be my doctor’s worst nightmare.
When I walk into the office my eye roves about like a searchlight, looking for passwords under desks, removable media devices, unguarded networks and all the dirty little secrets daring me to unveil them from their dark hiding spots. 777 more words
Rapidly detecting dangerous arrhythmias in a symptomatic athlete continues to be an elusive goal. The use of handheld smartphone electrocardiogram (ECG) monitors could represent a helpful tool connecting the athletic trainer to the cardiologist. 74 more words