How BYOD Strategies Will Affect the Future of Mobile Health

boyd“Among the trends that are affecting the future of mobile health would be things like the greater availability of personal mobile devices.”

Could BYOD strategies impact the future of the mobile health space? Read on to find out. Continue reading

“Voice of Mobile Health” Predicts FDA’s Final Guidance Will not Mean More Rules

mobilehealthThe Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is under severe pressure to decide how it will regulate mobile health applications.

While the FDA demurs on issuing its final guidance over which medical and consumer health apps come under its jurisdiction, Continue reading

The Technological Benefits of Mobile Health in Minority Communities.

minoWith all the mobile apps and resources available for games, entertainment and media, have you ever thougbht about the impact that mobile apps could have on your health? Introducing mHealth, the term used to describe the use of your mobile phone for health. The Joint Center for Continue reading

Mobile Health Unlikely to Face Much Regulatory Scrutiny, Lawyer Says

An iPhone product to calculate body fat is tested at the “Medica World Forum for Medicine.”

As health care increasingly goes mobile, technology developers and investors fear that the regulatory agencies that often keep new products in limbo for long periods will slow the march of progress, as government officials decide how and whether Continue reading

Mobile Health Has Found its Market: Smartphone Owners

Fully 85% of U.S. adults own a cell phone. Of those, 53% own smartphones. This report will provide details about both groups—people who own a cell phone of any kind and the smaller group of people who own smartphones.

One in three cell phone owners (31%) have used their phone to look for health information. Continue reading

Telemedicine, Teleradiology, and Telemonitoring Look Like Winners in the New Healthcare Economy

New technological innovations, cost reductions, and changing consumer attitudes toward mobile health will push these markets skyward in coming years

As the global economy emerges from recession into a new period of growth, market data and Continue reading