m-health


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m-health

(Mobile-HEALTH) An umbrella term for wireless devices that are used in healthcare. It includes mobile monitors worn by patients as well as smartphones that physicians and nurses use to obtain and disseminate information.
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We will work closely with MiTAC and the National Yang-Ming University to bring vitality to m-Health."
Mobily is the first mobile operator to make the pioneering Mobile Baby mobile health (m-health) service available to subscribers.
Beside Mobile data solutions for variety of needs, Etisalat has also developed industry specific innovative applications such as iPhone application for Ministry of Health (MOH) and Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA), m-trading solution for brokerages, m-health application for healthcare industry and USSD technology based application for banks such as EmiratesNBD.
The telephone is set to play an even greater role in health care through mobile health (m-health) the latest addition to the e-health alphabet soup.
Bluetooth v4.0, expected to be brought to market by the end of Q2, will feature a powerful low energy mode designed to enable expansion of the technology in m-health, sports and fitness, security and home entertainment scenarios where button-cell battery devices proliferate.
At first, the Innovation Center will concentrate on mobile applications, such as m-health, where great efficiency gains stand to be made.
Topics covered include the mobile health (m-health) and e-health models for patient information systems, diagnostic cost reduction using artificial neural networks, a case study of HISI adoption using an adaptive structuration theory approach, physicians' acceptance of computerized physician order entry, decentralization of the Greek national telemedicine system, the use of pocket PCs for nurses' shift reports and patient care, and the impact of certification on healthcare information technology use, among other topics.
The report for Global M-Health Device Market of Market Research Future comprises of extensive primary research along with the detailed analysis of qualitative as well as quantitative aspects by various industry experts, key opinion leaders
Large-scale pilots will test seriot technology in various use cases including intelligent transport and surveillance, Flexible manufacturing within industrie 4.0 and other emerging domains such as food chain & Logistics, M-health (both at home & In hospitals business scenarios) and energy (smart grid).through these technology developments and test-beds, The project will deliver a unique portable software-based seriot network that can spearhead europes success in the iot.
7 October 2016 - US-based web-based electronic health records, practice management and m-health solutions company Medical Transcription Billing, Corp (NASDAQ: MTBC) (NASDAQ: MTBCP) has acquired substantially all of US-based medical billing services firm MediGain's assets, the company said.
He informed that their m-health program has already proven effective in many other countries, adding now they intend to launch it in Pakistan.