Mobile health care grows as technology meets the Affordable Care Act

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Electronics firms now believe that mhealth will be openly embraced by Obamacare. Consumers aren’t the only ones who appear to be looking at the various mobile health care options that are becoming available in the form of wearable technology, such as fitness trackers, smartwatches, apps, and other biometrics collectors. Companies behind these gadgets now believe that the Affordable Care Act will adore mhealth. Through the popularity of mhealth devices, alone, it is becoming clear that people are interested in what mobile health care has to offer. Wristbands, dongles, clips, stickers,…

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Mhealth tools employed regularly by 51 percent of doctors

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Research is showing that more than half of all physicians are using tablets for mobile health. According to a survey that has been conducted by Kantar Media, tablets are becoming the tablet of choice for doctors as more than half of them are reporting that they use mhealth tools on a regular basis. These hand held and convenient computers are being used for a number of different mobile health purposes. Doctors that participated in the survey reported that they were using mhealth over tablets for reasons such as reading the…

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Mhealth is already taking off worldwide in 2014

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The expansion of mobile healthcare technology is occurring very quickly this year. Recent reports have been showing that the expectations for this year’s mhealth technologies and resources is expected to be extremely broad and rapid, and this has already been shown to be accurate as tech shows and events include a broader number of health related gadgets and programs among their offerings and presentations. This sector of mobile development has already been seeing some broad growth, but this year is expected to take off. Many predictions are being put forward…

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Mhealth report predicts 70 percent annual growth of sensor market

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That said, while there is massive potential there, adoption is currently at a slow rate. A recent report has revealed that the sensor market for mhealth will experience an annual increase of 70 percent, but at the same time, the results of a physician survey are revealing that there aren’t many people who are actually using these apps. Though there is a tremendous amount of potential for growth in mobile health, consumers aren’t biting yet. Though some in the industry believe that the Pew physician survey may underestimate the amount…

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Mhealth technology used to help mothers in Bangladesh

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The use of cell phones has now been implemented to assist expectant moms. In Bangladesh, expectant mothers can now take advantage of mhealth benefits through the use of their cell phones, in a program that allows them to use SMS text messaging to help to combat the high risk in the region from both maternal and infant mortality. Many expectant mothers don’t know what steps they should be taking for medical care, but these programs help. It isn’t uncommon for them to be completely unaware of the fact that it…

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Mhealth launched by Vodacom

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This is the very latest among the company’s Mezzanineware partnership initiatives. Vodacom Group enterprise division, Vodacom Business, has just announced the release of a series of different mhealth initiatives that it has launched alongside Mezannineware in its new partnership with that organization. This new services program is based on a centralized cloud and mobile ecosystem. These new Mezzanine mhealth services from Vodacom give technology and healthcare providers the ability to improve the access to their employees, assets, and clients. These services are provided through real time collection of data over…

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The broadening role of mobile commerce and technology in the healthcare industry

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With the massive penetration of smartphones, mhealth is becoming an important technology. Though mobile commerce is adding a touch of convenience to the healthcare industry in the Western world, mhealth is absolutely revolutionizing the way that care can be provided in developing nations, such as those in Africa. This technology has propelled the ability to access treatment information forward in a significant way. Though it would have been impossible for a woman who was having a difficult labor in a Ugandan village, for example, to have many treatment options available…

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