BetterDoctor BetterDoctor is a doctor-finding app that takes into account doctors’ backgrounds, including years of experience, peer referrals, patient feedback and medical school ranking.Available for free download for iPhone. Source: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/02/24/find-a-doctor-apps-medical-health_n_4826391.html Advertisements Continue reading TECHNOLOGY: BetterDoctor for iPHONE … a doctor-finding app that takes into account doctors’ backgrounds, peer referrals, etc.
Emergency room doctors at Rhode Island Hospital are testing the use of Google Glass in teledermatology, in which skin images are captured by the gadget and transmitted in real time to an off-site dermatologist. By AFP RELAXNEWS Thursday, March 13, 2014, 10:30 AM – Rhode Island Hospital is currently testing out Google Glass in a dermatology study. Over the next six months, emergency room patients … Continue reading TECHNOLOGY: Google Glass being tested in dermatology consultations
MARCH 31, 2014 – A critical shortage in the supply of physicians in the United States has necessitated innovative approaches to physician service delivery. Telemedicine is a viable service delivery model for a variety of physician and health services. Telemedicine is most effective when applied where physician resources are scarce, patient care is time sensitive, and service volume may be distributed across a network. Shortages … Continue reading ORIGINAL RESEARCH: New Hospital Telemedicine Services … Potential Market for a Nighttime Telehospitalist Service
Not So Fast Washington, DC – Don’t Just Do Something, Stand There! Former Senators Tom Daschle, Trent Lott and John Breaux are co-chairmen of the Connected Care Alliance (Alliance for Connected Care ), a diverse coalition of companies dedicated to patient access to care through advanced technology. By Robert Nelson, MyDocPPS.com, CMT Contributor FEBRUARY 25, 2014 — Telehealth? Absolutely! – AND it should be under … Continue reading TELE-MEDICINE: Connected Care Alliance (Alliance for Connected Care ), a diverse coalition of companies dedicated to patient access to care through advanced technology.