Monthly Archives: January 2013

Wireless 2G, 3G and 4G for Healthcare Applications

In recent Mobile Health Conference, conducted in Las Vegas, new wireless technology such as 2G, 3G, 4G has been discussed particularly their usage in HealthCare department. Executives from T-Mobile, AT&T and Sprint delivered the speech and a short panel discussion … Read more

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Top wireless challenges facing by IT professionals in HealthCare centers

A new study, conducted by HIMSS, identifies that 5 wireless challenges are facing by the IT executives when integrating wireless application in a hospitals. The researchers used two focus group, ranging from large urban health systems i.e. 1000+-bed to small … Read more

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New IT infrastructure – priority for NHS in 2013

National Health Service is focusing to deliver new IT infrastructure in 2013, reported by EHI intelligence in an article titled “The View from the Shop Floor”. All the affiliated trust of NHS can get this take advantage. Nearly 50 percent … Read more

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FCC gives green light to wireless medical devices

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted today to replace broadband spectrum with wireless medical devices i.e. medical body area networks (MBANs). Its built in sensors can wirelessly monitor and read patient’s vital signs such as temperature, respiratory function, blood glucose. … Read more

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ACMCS amalgamates with AHIMA

On Thursday, more than 500 members of American College of Medical Coding Specialist (ACMCS) are invited to join American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). This major change is the result of successful merger agreement between AHIMA and ACMCS. Both these … Read more

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HSS introduces 5 point privacy campaign

Department of Health and Human Science is concerned for mobile privacy that is why it has launched a security education and mobile health privacy campaign. The campaign named “Know the RISKS”. This campaign provides a framework for users about usage of mobile … Read more

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EMR is expected to be hacker’s next target

Internet hacking has gained much popularity and obviously everyone knows it. But now hackers are slowly and steadily approaching patient’s personal medical record saved in EMR. They would probably hack the information and then demand handsome amount of money to … Read more

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Healthcare centers are allocating more for security budgets

HIMSS conducted a research on healthcare centers few weeks back. The research postulated that majority of healthcare organization are have increased their spending for security purpose. However, many of the centers’ allocated budgets still fall short. Researcher of this survey … Read more

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Use Smart-Phones it is good for health

According to a report-release published by Bipartisan Policy Center in Washington D.C which says Electronic tools can provide benefits to patients if there are high-quality apps available for healthcare department. But the adoption of apps is still lagging. The report … Read more

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Select Right EMR for your hospital

As soon as the idea of Electronic Medical Record (EMR) arrived in the market, it had created chaos among many physicians. That is why; with in no time traditional recording method has been replaced by EMR. Unfortunately, with the installation … Read more

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