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State data breach numbers sound alarm
Healthcare IT News : October 30, 2014, 10:31 am
California state officials this week released its second annual data breach report, and spoiler alert: the numbers for the healthcare industry aren't pretty.
Cleveland Clinic's 10 innovation picks
Healthcare IT News : October 30, 2014, 9:22 am
Cleveland Clinic unveiled Wednesday its 9th annual list of Top 10 Medical Innovations that are likely to have major impact on improving patient care in 2015, and among them are some technology advances.
It includes a mobile stroke ambulance, fast, painless blood-testing that requires just a drop, and a novel intra-operative radiation approach for breast cancer. The list also includes a lead-free pacemaker that can be implanted without surgery.
7 tips to overcome nurses' communication hurdles
Healthcare IT News : October 30, 2014, 8:19 am
Nurses just might be the original practitioners of mHealth. Even during the pre-smartphone era last century, they typically carried pagers around everywhere, often while off the clock.
Clinical mobility and security on tap for mHealth Summit
Healthcare IT News : October 30, 2014, 8:12 am
While consumer-facing mobile apps garner much of the spotlight, mHealth devices, hardware and software are all starting to gain purchase within hospitals.
mHealth and engagement: A delicate duet
Healthcare IT News : October 30, 2014, 8:05 am
Patient engagement is one of the more p