Broadband networks are spurring improved quality and helping lower the cost of care in rural areas by reducing time to access of critical treatment and increasing the resources available to diagnose conditions. By offering funds to providers to obtain broadband capacity, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has accelerated the use of tele-medicine and tele-health applications [...]
– March 12, 2012 – Asahi Kasei Corporation (TSE1: 3407, hereinafter: Asahi Kasei), and ZOLL Medical Corporation (NASDAQ GS: ZOLL, hereinafter: ZOLL) today jointly announced that Asahi Kasei, Japan’s leading diversified chemical manufacturer with businesses in the health care, chemicals & fibers, homes & construction materials, and electronics sectors, has entered into a definitive merger [...]
Glooko, Inc. (Palo Alto, CA) has announced the launch of its new Glooko IR Adapter, which connects to the company’s Glooko MeterSync cable to allow users of Roche’s ACCU-CHEK glucose meters to track their blood glucose levels on their iPhones and …
Cloud based heathcare IT is really starting to catch on as the industry is starting to prefer the lightweight deployment of Software as a Service (SaaS) based systems surpass the value proposition of capital purchases. Cloud based solutions always have the lastest software revision in a hosted environment with five nines uptime. Something most enterprise system [...]
Sorting through all the shared storage options available for your virtual infrastructure can be confusing. This tip offers some best practices for choosing a shared storage system.
What if your doctor could tell you in real-time, with a non-invasive test as to whether or not you might be having an acute myocardial infarction (AMI) or in simpler terms, a heart attack? When the American College of Cardiology (ACC) meets on Saturday, March 24 in Chicago, VectraCor, an emerging medical device company for [...]
[W]ith the latest Apple iPad® 3 just being released, the furvor continues to drive the tablet into the heathcare IT space. What once was a computer-on-wheels (COW) is being replaced with the ubiquitous wi-fi enabled tablet. Some things to consider while making the decision between devices for use in a medical application. Screen Resolution – [...]
An initial study of the iPhone ECG – which we’ve covered since its popular YouTube video was released last year – was presented at this past week’s American College of Cardiology 61st Annual Scientific Sessions in Chicago. The h…