Monday, April 27, 2015

mHealth innovation: payer/provider development success stories

Week in Review: 4.27.15

What Happened
In this upbeat article by Judy Mottl and posted to FierceMobileHealthcare on 4.22.15, the author reports on:

•     An app created by employees at the University of Pennsylvania's Perelman School of Medicine that gives providers real-time access to clinical data
•     A tablet-based software program, Care at Hand, serving as a health coach tool for patients
•     An app that enables doctors to share medical images

Why It Matters
Finally, some good news!

Read more in the current issue of Week in Review.

Friday, April 10, 2015

SGR Update

According to Medscape:
 
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said the Senate will not vote on the SGR repeal bill until after it returns from an Easter-Passover break on Monday, April 13.