Our Mobile Health Data: Shared, Identifiable, and Privacy-Deprived

Health Populi

As more mobile app users — consumers, patients, and caregivers — use these handy digital health tools, much of the data we share can be re-identified and monetized by third parties well beyond those we believe we’re sharing with. This compromised health data privacy scenario comes out of research published this month in the BMJ , Data sharing practices of medicines related apps and the mobile ecosystem: traffic, content, and network analysis.

Taiwanese firms develop gamified mobile health, fitness app

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The Qwalker app rewards users with redeemable points for each completed daily task


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Report: Patient info at risk due to rampant API vulnerabilities among major mobile health apps

Mobi Health News

Thirty mobile health apps from larger healthcare information technology companies were susceptible to a broken object level authorization (BOLA) attack

Roundup: Haryana develops mobile health app, latest health informatics company launched and more briefs

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Also, US-based Pearl has received regulatory approvals to market its AI diagnostic tool for dental radiology in Australia and New Zealand

Mobile Health Monitoring Devices For College Students With Cardiac Diseases

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Students are not an exception – lots of young learners need to constantly monitor their health. Editorial FitBit iBeat Mobile Health Monitoring Devices Zio Service

Keeping up with the rapid developments in mobile health technology


Tech Cardiology Health ITI had the opportunity to participate in a day-long meeting sponsored by the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS). The goal was to help HRS develop recommendations for physicians and industry on providing patients access to information generated by wearable and implantable cardiac electronic devices. The organizers invited me to provide the viewpoint of an educated patient. I can’t […]. Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com.

Mobile health apps leak sensitive data through APIs, report finds


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The need for speed: Expediting availability of mobile health solutions amid COVID-19

Mobi Health News

Arnol Rios, head of business development at Sony's Takeoff Point, offers advice on more quickly preparing and deploying wearables and other mobile health tools

Mobile health platform Aartas opens medical co-working space in New Delhi

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The startup has bagged $5 million in a latest funding round

Taiwanese mobile health firm iXensor introduces telehealth service assisting at-home fertility monitoring

Mobi Health News

This latest service enables fertility consultants to access a patient's fertility data and remotely monitor their conditions in real-time.

7 Tips To Make Your Mobile Health App More Secure

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. Mobile health apps have raised the healthcare industry to a new level. The article 7 Tips To Make Your Mobile Health App More Secure appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Editorial a1qa Pavel Novik penetration testing securing mobile health apps tips to help deliver a secure mHealth appIllegal copying is prohibited. By Pavel Novik, QA head of department, a1qa.

Taiwanese mobile health firm gets CE mark for its COVID-19 digital point-of-care test

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The PixoTest solution can potentially minimise the risks of having false-negative cases

6 Best Practices To Improve Your Mobile Health App

Healthcare IT Today

Health IT Company Healthcare IT Healthcare App Design Healthcare Apps Joe Tuan Mobile Health Mobile Health App Topflight AppsThe following is a guest blog post by Joe Tuan is the founder of Topflight Apps. mHealth apps are meant to deliver life-saving functions. Whether it’s for e-prescription, appointment setting, patient management or even patient education, you want to make sure your users can find and fully utilize all the functions of your app.

Will the COVID-19 Pandemic Propel Mobile Health IT Adoption Forward?

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. With all that the healthcare system has to worry about these days, perhaps it’s time to hit the “Pause” button on health IT deployment. The article Will the COVID-19 Pandemic Propel Mobile Health IT Adoption Forward? Illegal copying is prohibited. By Christopher Maiona, M.D., SFHM, chief medical officer, PatientKeeper, Inc.

Mobile health program improved addiction outcomes despite low clinician engagement

Mobi Health News

Integration of a practitioner-developed mobile health system within a primary care setting was well-received by substance use disorder (SUD) patients and generally improved outcomes, according to a study recently published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research

Mobile Health Document Sharing (MHDS) Profile

Healthcare Exchange Standards

The MHDS Profile specifies how a collection of IHE profiles can be used by communities for exchanging health information. These IHE profiles include support for patient identification, health document location and retrieval, provider directories, and the protection of privacy and security.

Here’s how doctors can support medtech innovation


Tech Mobile healthMedtech companies realize that it’s not a trivial task to get a surgeon to just start using a new device. Surgeons have a great deal of responsibility, and their job involves learning a lot of techniques.

The future of the waiting room, and how telemedicine and mobile health could change it

Healthcare It News

Healthcare IT News interviewed Berg to gain some of his telehealth and mobile health expertise. Then there's the group with chronic health issues that need to be managed: people with things like diabetes, heart disease and COPD.

Why physicians reject health tech


Tech Mobile healthMedicine has been one of the slowest industries to adopt technology.

Reasons For Startups To Focus On Mobile Health App Development

Electronic Health Reporter

This article is copyrighted strictly for Electronic Health Reporter. The article Reasons For Startups To Focus On Mobile Health App Development appeared first on electronichealthreporter.com. Illegal copying is prohibited. By Pradeep Makhija, digital marketing, Space-O Technologies. Not so long in the past, you had to wait in long queues at the hospital or clinic before your turn arrived.

Reports: Mobile health market to surpass $28B in 2018; teleradiology gaining steam

Mobi Health News

A pair of recently published market research reports have outlined upward trends among mobile health technologies

Our Mobile Health and Parkinson’s UK create apps and devices library

Mobi Health News

Parkinson’s UK and Our Mobile Health have launched an apps and devices library to help people living with Parkinson’s manage their symptoms in response to increasing demand for trusted digital health tools. Following an independent assessment process, six apps reviewed against ten key attribute areas, including interoperability, patient safety, and regulation, have been approved so far

Mobile health app development costs $425,000 on average, likely continuing to rise

Mobi Health News

The average cost of development for a mobile health app from conception to launch is approximately $425,000, with nearly half of this expense outsourced to third-party app development agencies or freelancers, according to new research data recently released from a Research2Guidance survey of 2,400 mobile heal

Why CES 2022 Will Be Keynoted by a Health Care Executive

Health Populi

This news is a signal that health care and the larger tech-enabled ecosystem that supports health and well-being is embedded in peoples’ everyday lives. Our homes emerged as our health hubs in the #StayHome and quarantine times.

Evaluating technology tools for clinical use


It will not come as a surprise to my fellow clinicians that the pandemic has spurred a boom in digital health and health technology innovation, evidenced by the increasing sales pitches we receive for these new solutions. Tech Mobile health Primary Care

Mobile Health Document Sharing (MHDS) - First Public Comment

Healthcare Exchange Standards

The Mobile Health Document Sharing (MHDS) Profile is a 100% FHIR Document Sharing infrastructure leveraging many IHE FHIR profiles including MHD. MHDS is published for public comment. This is the first of two Public Comment periods, with the next one this spring.


So, you have another mobile health solution. Now what?

Mobi Health News

is a doctor of public health with over 10 years of experience in designing, implementing and evaluating transformative public health projects. She is the principal of ERIM Consulting, which uses research evidence and business insights to advance public health impact About the author: Dr. Ebele M?g?

Study seeks to identify key factors in the adoption of a mobile health solution for oncology

Mobi Health News

Researchers carried out 17 interviews with doctors and nurses using a free oncology decision support app in Europe

Keys to sustainable telehealth post COVID-19


Tech Health IT Mobile healthAs we’ve listened to providers describe their reactions to this pandemic, telehealth continues to be a pervasive theme at the foundation of their response. They refer to this as a “watershed” event that will permanently change healthcare delivery.

Examining structural racism in health tech


Tech Mobile healthI know I was not alone at feeling shock and grief upon reading the JAMA tweet that “no physician is racist.”

Envisioning the delivery of true primary care telehealth


Tech COVID-19 coronavirus Infectious Disease Mobile healthAlmost overnight, the COVID-19 pandemic has completely disrupted how we deliver primary care to patients.

Telehealth is the future but it is obscured by a dismal present


In so far as our current public health emergency is concerned, telehealth has obvious, indisputable benefits. Tech Mobile health Primary Care

Health tech and the Hippocratic Oath


Health care technology is an exciting, burgeoning industry with plenty of potential for making the world a better place. Tech Mobile health

Digital Inclusion As Upstream Health Investment

Health Populi

Without access to connectivity during the pandemic, too many people could not work for their living, attend school and learn, connect with loved ones, or get health care. Health care costs consume nearly one in every five dollars of the American economy.

Digital Health Tools Are Finding Business Models – IQVIA’s 2021 Read on the Health of Digital Health

Health Populi

In the Age of COVID, over 90,000 new health apps were released, as the supply of digital therapeutics and wearables grew in 2020. Once upon a time in 2015, exercise and fitness comprised nearly one-half of the digital health categories.

How Grocery and Retail Companies Are Delivering Health and Healthcare

Health Populi

The Wall Street Journal featured the grocery chain Kroger in an article yesterday titled, COVID-19 Vaccinations, Tests Give Boost to Kroger’s Health Ambitions. Brian Owens noted on our call on the evolving wellness consumer that, “health and hygiene will emerge as the next digital.”

Trust-Busted: The Decline of Trust in Technology and What It Means for Health

Health Populi

During the height of the pandemic, there was a predisposition to give up personal health and location tracing data to government to help control the spread of the disease. came to trust digitally-enabled companies for managing health as large retailers and health care providers.

Health Privacy and Our Ambivalent Tech-Embrace – Lessons for Digital Health Innovators

Health Populi

A new look into Americans’ views on health privacy from Morning Consult provides a current snapshot on citizens’ concerned embrace of technology — worried pragmatism, let’s call it. And there’s the ambivalence of “concerned embrace” of digital health.

How telemedicine can help patients and solve physician burnout


Tech Health IT Mobile health Primary CareI have been practicing telemedicine successfully for four years. In 2015, I had to beg doctors to work in telemedicine. Because so many doctors were wary of it, I started to get licensed in multiple states, and now, I have 15 state licenses. Well, what a difference a few years makes. Now, in 2019, I […]. Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com. Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now. Learn more.

AI-powered digital clinic app launched in Australia

Mobi Health News

The mobile health platform serves as an "integrated virtual clinic