Health Subcommittee members of the House Committee of Energy and Commerce listened Wednesday as a group of healthcare professionals weighed-in on potential regulations and taxes of medical mobile applications during the “Health Information Technologies” hearing.
Health Care Information Technology
Smartphones do more than keep you in contact with friends and family. A slew of apps can help both you and your patients manage health better
Last year's fungal meningitis outbreak highlighted the importance of an engaged public health system
Auto-programming infusion pumps reduces keystroke error and increases patient safety.
Healthcare professionals can now report errors and near-misses that are associated with vaccine administration.
More patients are turning to the Internet and mobile applications (apps) with the explosive growth of mobile technology devices.
CVS Caremark has released its Caremark.com iPhone application, which can be used with all versions of the Apple iPhone, the iPod Touch, and the iPad.
The Drug Enforcement Administration has released its long-awaited interim final rule for electronic prescribing of controlled substances.
In a pilot telepharmacy project, the health center in Plainfield, Vt., is the site of an automated dispensing cabinet filling prescriptions sent in from five different rural health centers.