Tag Archives: iPad

Shopping for Insurance? We’ve Got You Covered

Is my prescription covered? What’s my copay? Choosing a health insurance plan that gets you the most bang for your buck is daunting. For many, medication price and coverage is a crucial decision factor. Meanwhile, drug prices vary under different … Continue reading

Demo: Healthline Launches BodyMaps for the iPad

Health information and education company Healthline Networks launched the BodyMaps iPad application today. BodyMaps, which displays rotatable high-resolution 3D illustrations of human anatomical structures, was created with GE Healthymagination in partnership with Visible Productions. Here you’ll see Senior Director of … Continue reading

Gauss Surgical Measures Blood Loss with a Smartphone

With five startups under his belt, Stanford University professor Dr. Milton McColl has been at the forefront of the health startup world for over 15 years. This time, along with co-founder Siddarth Satish, he designed a smartphone application that aims to … Continue reading

Drchrono EMR Now Uses Square for Physician Payments

There are cool gadgets. And then there are cool gadgets that integrate with cool gadgets. Electronic medical record app creator drchrono took one, an iPad, and combined it with two, Square, and came up with a way for physicians to … Continue reading

Happy Birthday, iPad! You’re (#)2

The iPad celebrated its second birthday yesterday, and a survey suggesting its growing presence in health care was icing on the cake. A recent poll by IDC Health Insights asked more than 100 life sciences companies which hardware, software and … Continue reading

News & Updates

Dr Chrono, creator of a meaningful use-certified electronic health record for the iPad, closed a $2.8 million round of funding led by Facebook investor Yuri Milner. The round also included an investment from Matt Cutts from the search quality group … Continue reading

How an iPad can give a voice to special needs children

Jo Ashline is a columnist for the Orange County Register who regularly writes about parenting special needs children. We were particularly interested in her recent piece discussing the therapeutic use of iPads with non-verbal children and wanted to share it … Continue reading

News & Updates

Insurers continue to look more towards wellness solutions as a means to reduce health costs. Independence Blue Cross, a Pennsylvania-based health insurer announced at a recent Insurance & Technology Executive Summit in Arizona that IBC will partner with Healthrageous. Healthrageous … Continue reading

News & Updates

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is honing in on misleading medical apps. Apparently there were thousands of people who purchased apps that made false claims of acne-curing capabilities; these companies were forced out of business by the FTC. Joseph Cafazzo … Continue reading

News & Updates

Social media is proving to play a valuable role in recruiting patients as participants in rare disease studies. Mayo Clinic conducted a study of the poorly understood, fatal, and rare disease called Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection (SCAD). It was thanks … Continue reading

Interview with drchrono

I caught up with Mike Nusimow, CEO of drchrono, after their live demonstration at the San Francisco Apple Store. Drchrono has developed the first native EHR platform for the iPad and (since being featured at Florida’s Health 2.0’s Conference) is … Continue reading

← Older posts Newer posts →