There's no doubt: Clinicians love their mobile devices. Among many new health apps, here are 9 that healthcare professionals and their patients should investigate.
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QuantiaMD is a free online and mobile application designed to address clinicians' educational needs. Physicians come to QuantiaMD through their mobile device of choice to engage with their peers and respond to a wide variety of interactive medical cases. Educational content is developed by experts and delivered in concise, interactive narrated presentations that range from five minutes to eight minutes. Topics include diabetes, mental health, infectious disease and patient safety, and practice performance topics such as coding and billing, HIPAA compliance, and Meaningful Use. The image shown here is from the QuantiaMD Diabetes Special Interest Group.
InformationWeek Elite 100Our data shows these innovators using digital technology in two key areas: providing better products and cutting costs. Almost half of them expect to introduce a new IT-led product this year, and 46% are using technology to make business processes more efficient.
The UC Infrastructure TrapWorries about subpar networks tanking unified communications programs could be valid: Thirty-one percent of respondents have rolled capabilities out to less than 10% of users vs. 21% delivering UC to 76% or more. Is low uptake a result of strained infrastructures delivering poor performance?
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