Given the hectic pace of everyday life these days and the increasing instances of unplanned doctor visits, patient consumers find it very convenient to have a way to speak to meet a doctor at any time without necessarily having a pre-scheduled appointment.
Methods of carrying out medical research studies have been rapidly evolving with more and more teams opting to move their research to a mobile device platform1 to facilitate better patient engagement and enhance the volume and value of data collected.
Mobile applications can change your entire approach to research and clinical studies, making it easier than ever for your patients to enroll, provide consent
Patient education apps are a boon to empower patients with the right set of health information, tips, and insights. Such apps become a source of handy information for patients to assist in managing their health conditions as well as in preventive healthcare. Wellness companies and providers have realized the importance of and are providing their patient users with apps that keep them well-informed and thus in better control of their health.
The spotlight is firmly on Apple’s framework, ResearchKit. ResearchKit is an open source software framework that provides core functionality for developers to build mobile apps to use for medical research.
Hospitals across the United States are going paperless. The rapid implementation of health information technology by hospitals has led to a sharp increase in paperless care.
2018 seems to be a promising year for new breakthroughs in healthcare and medical research given the keen focus being put on areas such as AI, IoT, and other disruptive technologies.
Care Management is a key area in healthcare that deals with the treatment and care given to patients with conditions or diseases that need continuous monitoring, symptom-based treatment or assistance to deal with episodes of discomfort.
In the age when digital sharing has become such an integral part of our lives, patient expectations regarding receiving high quality personal health care are heavily linked with medical industries ability in sharing health records.
Genetic testing helps identify increased risks of health problems and genetic predisposition to diseases.
Chronic diseases and health conditions are often incurable and can adversely impact the longevity and quality of a person’s life if not managed actively.
Among the 20 most populous countries, the highest level of obesity among children and young adults was in the United States, at nearly 13%
Biomarkers have been used infrequently in medical research but more recently researchers have been focusing on the untapped potential of certain Biomarkers