Leveraging technology to better monitor and treat patients
Kelly Santomas, MS, RN, senior director of Partners Connected Health, looks at the necessity of using technology to better serve patients.
Privacy, security guidelines aim to bolster use of mHealth
Patients and physicians may be hesitant to use mobile health apps for fear that protected health information will be put at risk. These guidelines address the concern.
Ochsner Health System pursues high tech for high patient impact
Ochsner Health System uses high- and low-tech solutions—like artificial intelligence and letting patients sleep—to improve care and patient outcomes.
Finalists named in AMA mobile health innovation challenge
Startups competing in the AMA challenge sponsored by Google Cloud will present their ideas Thursday, June 28, at Google’s Boston Campus. You can watch it live.
3 digital health trends that are transforming patient care
Michael Hodgkins, MD, AMA chief medical information officer, details how digital health will cause the medical profession to shift and evolve.
Digital health payment
"Will I receive payment?” Physicians need assurances that digital health solutions are cost-effective and provide a path to payment.
Moving digital tools beyond the exam room & into patient's home
Michael Hodgkins, MD, MPH, AMA chief medical information officer, talks about the necessity of developing guidelines for safe and effective mobile health apps.
AMA, Google launch health care interoperability & innovation challenge
The AMA announced the AMA Health Care Interoperability and Innovation Challenge sponsored by Google to inspire novel examples of mobile health technology.
Proposed guidelines aim for safe, effective mobile health apps
A multistakeholder organization co-founded by the AMA offers specific requirements so apps are secure, up-to-date, work properly and respect patient privacy.