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Female runner on the beach using fitness app on smartphone
April 24, 2014 AT 1:32 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
A majority of respondents said using a smartphone to track health and fitness is more important than using the phone for social networking, shopping or listening to music. READ MORE
Doctor sharing electronic health record on tablet with patient
April 24, 2014 AT 1:29 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Adding products and/or services leads to new positioning, or re-positioning, within the healthcare marketplace. READ MORE
Two ethernet cables in a lock on top of a keyboard
April 23, 2014 AT 12:10 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
Regularly auditing who has the data and who has access to it is recommended as the best way to avoid a breach. READ MORE
Man testing for diabetes at home using glucose meter
April 23, 2014 AT 12:07 AM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
The investigators found a greater prevalence of pre-diabetes and diabetes, particularly undiagnosed diabetes, in ethnic minorities compared with whites. READ MORE
Stethoscope pressed up to a pile of coins
April 17, 2014 AT 8:22 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
American companies accounted for 87 percent of the deals, but the report points to more healthcare IT activity globally, with 15 other countries recording at least one funding deal. READ MORE
A busy hospital corridor
April 17, 2014 AT 8:21 PM | Jeff Rowe, Editor, Future Care
The authors suggest that readmissions reductions are more likely to come from initiatives that provide community-based organizations with a bundle payment to cover the costs of services required in the post-acute care transition period. READ MORE