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Wearable health data and HIPAA

How many of us believe that data collected through wearable devices like Fitbit or Apple Watch is covered by HIPAA? How many of us think that it should be covered under HIPAA for patient protection? It all might be sounding very confusing. Let's try and assess it.

Topics: wearables healthcare mHealth HIPPA

Patient Engagement Wars: Rise of mHealth

A new era in patient engagement has just begun. Better health outcomes, patient care and lower costs are being achieved through one strategy called patient engagement. The concept of patient engagement is increasingly getting acceptance by both healthcare providers and patients. But the core responsibility of patient engagement lies with neither of them.

Topics: healthcare development healthcare solutions healthcare consulting services healthcare Technology mHealth

Current trends in mHealth

With the introduction of HealthKit for Apple’s iPhone6, there is going to be a major impact for the overall growth of the healthcare industry. HealthKit allows the user to monitor and track personal health metrics and creates Electronic Health records/Personal Health records and also has features to send this record to a physician/doctor. Apple is already partnering with vendors like Epic to share EHR data through the tool.

Topics: healthcare development healthcare solutions healthcare consulting services News & Events healthcare Technology mHealth

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