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Healthcare: The Hottest Digital Trends for 2021

Healthcare: The Hottest Digital Trends for 2021

The healthcare industry has been rapidly growing in recent years. Moreover, the COVID pandemic has influenced all facets of the healthcare industry. It is clear that innovation is needed to fight the pandemic. To understand where the healthcare industry...

Mobile healthcare apps expose patient data through API-focused mobile attacks, research shows

Mobile healthcare apps expose patient data through API-focused mobile attacks, research shows

Popular mobile health applications are vulnerable to API attacks that permit unauthorized access to full patient records including protected health information (PHI) and personally identifiable information (PII), according to a new study from Approov and cybersecurity researcher Alissa Knight...

5 Reasons Why Covid Makes Digital Diabetes Treatment Critical.

5 Reasons Why Covid Makes Digital Diabetes Treatment Critical.

Learn how Omada for Diabetes is providing personalized care for those in your workforce and demonstrating proven clinical outcomes.





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DIGITAL HEALTH

How Healthcare is Using AI 

November 21, 2022 No Comments

Tweet Digital experiences are common and preferred among members and patients of all ages DOWNLOAD REPORT Customer expectations have changed, with COVID-19 forcing innovation at an accelerated rate to make experiences as self-service and user-friendly as possible. Regardless of what happens next in our “new normal”, this evolution must continue, centering increasingly around customer experiences […]

The Economist Report: Mental Health at Work: From Promise to Practice

November 14, 2022 No Comments

Malicious intentions from others or even bad luck can plunge tech infrastructure into chaos. Business continuity is essential during these turbulent times, and a robust disaster recovery strategy can help to keep things under control. Keep reading to learn the best ways to improve a disaster recovery strategy.

3 Ways Technology is Improving the Business World

August 25, 2022 No Comments

Tweet Featured article by Russell Emmenthal New technology is developing at an astounding rate. It has especially been growing in the business industry and is now a key component of every successful business. But what has had the biggest impact, and what can you do to modernize your company further? If you are interested and […]

Report: How Apple Is Advancing Digital Healthcare Transformation

August 15, 2022 No Comments

Apple has shared a new report that offers a snapshot of the ways Apple products are empowering people to be at the centre of their health, and acting as an intelligent guardian for their health and safety. The report covers Apple’s two-pronged approach to advance health: Apple’s focus on personal health and fitness features on Apple Watch and iPhone, and Apple’s work with the medical community to support research and care.

VHA Launches New Playbook Outlining Digital Health Care Needs For Patients

August 15, 2022 No Comments

The VA’s Digital Healthcare Playbook looks to identify the best solutions for VA patient needs within the health care software marketplace by addressing several emerging technologies that are prevalent in digital services, including artificial intelligence, virtual reality, sensor technologies and health care apps..

Four ways to improve digital health equity

August 15, 2022 No Comments

Digital solutions, including remote patient monitoring, mobile health apps, and telehealth visits can facilitate continuous communication between expecting and new moms and their care teams. They also can provide a sense of comfort and security, which is much needed during this period of life.

Three tech trends that will solve some of the world’s biggest challenges today

August 12, 2022 No Comments

Like never before, the future of people, prosperity and the planet demands fresh new approaches to drive positive change. Tackling the world’s biggest challenges means doing things differently. Let’s discuss three pressing problems and how technology and digital trends offer potential solutions to address them.

16 Tech Leaders’ Predictions For Top Trends Coming To Online Services And The Web

August 12, 2022 No Comments

16 industry experts from Forbes Technology Council discuss the top trends they see coming to the Web within the next year or two and why they will be so impactful.

Resolving the SIGSEGV Error that Causes Container Termination in Kubernetes

July 25, 2022 No Comments

Tweet Featured article by Jeff Broth Image: Pixabay SIGSEGV, a runtime error brought about by a segmentation fault or invalid memory reference, is a common problem that results in the termination of containers in Kubernetes. For those wondering what each letter of the term represents, SIGSEGV is not an acronym but more of an abbreviation […]

7 Best IT Asset Management Software in 2022

June 27, 2022 No Comments

Businesses are looking for ways to become more efficient and productive. IT asset management software can help you keep track of your technology assets, including computers, servers, and other devices. This blog post will discuss the seven best IT asset management software programs available in 2022. We will also provide a brief overview of each program.

What is Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Software?

May 10, 2022 No Comments

EMR medical systems are not just electronic media that have replaced paper documents. They effectively provide communication between attending physicians for proper patient care.

How To Create HIPAA-Compliant Custom Software

May 3, 2022 No Comments

Software development consists of numerous stages. Design, coding, testing, implementation, and deployment are just a few examples, with each stage posing several challenges to developers. While that may be the case, developers can use tools and programs to streamline these stages. The deployment stage, for example, can be handled smoothly with software deployment tools. Unfortunately, that’s often not possible with compliance—a stage in software development where developers must make sure the product complies with the industry codes and standards. In particular, developers struggle to ensure their custom software is HIPAA-compliant.

What is the Future of Computer Science Research?

April 29, 2022 No Comments

The future of Computer Science research looks bright today more than ever before. If you look at salaries in most companies, you will realize that Computer Science graduates start with higher salaries compared to most graduates in other professions. In addition, technological advancement has increased the demand for Computer Science graduates to a point where they now have the luxury of choosing the industry and job that they would like.

Companies Are Leveraging These Top Technologies Today

April 20, 2022 No Comments

Rapid advancements in technology are enhancing how companies operate. Leading businesses are enhancing workflow, research, customer service, cybersecurity, and more with these new tools. Let’s learn what some of them are.

Women in the Workforce: Building Gender Equity in a Post-Pandemic World

March 25, 2022 No Comments

This eBook is a guide for employers seeking to attract, support, and empower women, and ensure an inclusive and equitable workplace.

4 Future IT Trends and Predictions You Should Keep an Eye On

March 24, 2022 No Comments

The year is 2025. Companies are evolving to digital changes and remaining operations to survive and prosper in a new normal. Leaders in the technology industry are seeking innovative methods to create business success while staying ahead of changing client expectations and needs. That all sounds good, but what does this future actually look like? What kind of innovations can we expect to transform the upcoming year and beyond?

How to keep apps 99.99% high-available and high-performing

March 4, 2022 No Comments

In this technological era, there is a high chance of system interruptions that results in the inaccessibility of the apps, so the availability and performance of apps are of high priority among the users. When the availability of apps becomes extremely difficult, the companies have to adopt some approaches to solve this problem and provide highly available apps as well as high performance.

CES 2022: New Digital Health Products Debut

January 7, 2022 No Comments

Tweet   CES 2022 will be held in Las Vegas this year. The consumer technology event will showcase a plethora of new digital health technologies. Read MobiHealthNews’ list of CES 2022’s product announcements. Click here to view the list.

Automation Makes HIPAA Compliance Easier

December 2, 2021 No Comments

Cybercrimes continue to threaten many companies and organizations, with financial and healthcare organizations often their target. HIPAA or the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) includes the HIPAA Privacy Rule. It establishes national standards to protect the personal health information and medical records of individuals. The privacy rule applies to healthcare providers, healthcare clearinghouses, health plans, and health plan providers conducting various healthcare transactions electronically.

Building a More Inclusive Digital World With accessiBe’s AI-Powered Overlay

October 19, 2021 No Comments

These days, most of us agree that we should all be working harder to make the world a more inclusive place for all.. After all, individuals with disabilities are commonly referred to as “the world’s largest minority,” with over 1 billion people, or 15% of the global population, living with some form of disability.

Healthcare’s EHRs “Last Mile” Open to Attack, Leave PHI Exposed

October 14, 2021 No Comments

App API security specialists with Approov issued new research on third party healthcare app vulnerabilities that are putting millions of patient healthcare records at risk. “Playing with FHIR – Hacking and Security FHIR APIs” details researcher Alissa Knight’s examination of three production FHIR APIs serving an ecosystem of 48 apps and APIs. The ecosystem covered aggregated EHR data from 25,000 providers and payers. All apps tested used the Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) standard for describing data formats and elements. One hundred percent of APIs tested allowed API access to other patient’s health data via a single patient’s credentials.

7 reasons to implement AI in your chemical manufacturing plant

September 1, 2021 No Comments

Like other process manufacturing verticals, chemical plants are under immense pressure today. COVID-19 forced many into a hasty digital transformation that they are still struggling to complete and consolidate, while it also disrupted supply chains and transformed market demands. Many pharmaceutical companies that are involved in the current COVID-19 vaccine drive rely on components from chemical plants, further raising the stakes for organizations that form their supply chain.

Healthcare: The Hottest Digital Trends for 2021

August 20, 2021 No Comments

The healthcare industry has been rapidly growing in recent years. Moreover, the COVID pandemic has influenced all facets of the healthcare industry. It is clear that innovation is needed to fight the pandemic. To understand where the healthcare industry is going, studying the main trends is of utmost importance. In this post, we’ll take a deeper look at the key trends that can influence and boost custom healthcare software development!

6 Ways Technology Is Changing How We Treat Illnesses

April 23, 2021 No Comments

Some people say the development and use of technology has resulted in the proliferation of various kinds of social problems, including the appearance of all sorts of diseases and illnesses, some of which exploded into epidemics and, at times, even pandemics. But it can’t be denied that technology has also significantly contributed to the improvement of human life and health. Various technological breakthroughs and advancements have improved the treatment of illnesses which were previously classified as incurable, such as cancer.

Mobile healthcare apps expose patient data through API-focused mobile attacks, research shows

February 10, 2021 No Comments

Popular mobile health applications are vulnerable to API attacks that permit unauthorized access to full patient records including protected health information (PHI) and personally identifiable information (PII), according to a new study from Approov and cybersecurity researcher Alissa Knight with Knight Media Ink.

5 Reasons Why Covid Makes Digital Diabetes Treatment Critical.

January 5, 2021 No Comments

Learn how Omada for Diabetes is providing personalized care for those in your workforce and demonstrating proven clinical outcomes.

eVisit Recognized in Gartner 2020 Market Guide for Virtual Care Solutions

December 14, 2020 No Comments

eVisit, a virtual care technology leader, has been identified as a Representative Vendor in the Gartner 2020 Market Guide for Virtual Care Solutions report[1], published Oct. 26. This report is an important resource to help CIOs and healthcare leaders of large health systems develop their virtual care strategy and inform their procurement process and vendor selection for virtual care solutions.

Technologies Increasing The Efficiency Of Admissions And Emergencies (A&Es) In Hospitals

December 3, 2020 No Comments

Not all hospital admissions – especially emergency admissions – are necessary, with research by V Wadhwa and colleagues indicating that around 10% of patients admitted to general medicine are discharged within a day. Improving the definition of patients who truly need admission is a complex task that needs to be tackled through a multifaceted approach. It should include strategies such as better preventive care, the establishment of more higher acuity patient clinics, and better community care.

5 reasons why COVID-19 makes digital diabetes treatment critical

October 21, 2020 No Comments

Before the pandemic, less than 0.01% of ambulatory visits were conducted via telehealth.3 By mid-April, nearly 70% of total visits were virtual.3Though new data released by Epic suggests that telehealth utilization has decreased from its April peak, increased provider usage and growing patient expectations ensure that this technology will remain central to the healthcare experience for millions of Americans.

Assistive Tech Apps Uplifting Lives of Children with Cerebral Palsy

June 10, 2020 No Comments

At present, more than 500,000 U.S. children under the age of 18 are living with cerebral palsy (CP). Although physical therapy, rehabilitation, orthotic devices such as braces splints, and casts are among the most common treatments for CP, the use of assistive technology is becoming increasingly prevalent. We are fortunate enough to live in an age where technological advancements happen at break-neck speed, much to the benefit of both CP patients and their families. Not only is assistive technologies making it easier for children to communicate, but it has also improved the mobility of countless children with limited use of their legs tremendously.

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