Tag Archives: Mobile

Mobile communications app saves Hancock Health $1M annually

At Greenfield, Indiana-based Hancock Health, the HIPAA laws became such that staff could no longer use alpha pagers to communicate clinical information . THE PROBLEM This prompted a multiyear search for other options. Initially, it was all about simply communicating test results or minimal clinical information. Additionally, staff conducted an internal study and confirmed that… Read More »

Keeping up with the rapid developments in mobile health technology

Ira Nash, MD | Tech | December 21, 2018 I had the opportunity to participate in a day-long meeting sponsored by the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS). The goal was to help HRS develop recommendations for physicians and industry on providing patients access to information generated by wearable and implantable cardiac electronic devices.  The organizers invited me… Read More »