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The Loneliness of the Sick Self-Tracker

Jane Sarasohn-Kahn | Posted 05.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Jane Sarasohn-Kahn

Shaquille O'Neal towered on a main stage in the Austin Convention Center, chatting about wearable technology amid the uber-hip throng at the South by ...

Mobile Health Tools Make Big Impact

Jonathan Spalter | Posted 04.28.2014 | Technology
Jonathan Spalter

On both sides of the Atlantic this week, two events are taking place that are shining a dazzlingly bright light on the direction we are headed as glob...

Healthcare Technology and Hillary -- It Takes a Village

Mike Smith | Posted 04.27.2014 | Politics
Mike Smith

Private industry will permit the Obamacare system to thrive -- and soon.

The Moment I Knew: The Trajectory I'm On Is 'Purposeful And Meaningful'

Posted 02.11.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Carla Smith vividly remembers the exact moment the meaning of her life made itself clear. Now the executive vice president of HIMSS, a nonprofit th...

The Future of Information-Driven Health Care

Eduardo Garcia | Posted 05.28.2013 | Technology
Eduardo Garcia

This past week, Dell Services hosted a think-tank with 11 different experts in the areas of health care policy and health care information technology, broadcas to thousands of online viewers, and featured a live Twitter Q&A stream, with over 1,400 mentions for the hashtag #DoMoreHIT.

Telecom Carriers See 4G Growth, Opportunity, Future in mHealth [VIDEO]

Eduardo Garcia | Posted 03.05.2013 | Technology
Eduardo Garcia

As U.S. telecoms continue to expand and mature their implementation of 4G wireless technologies, more action is seen in the mobile health care space -...

Dispatches From the Largest Healthcare IT Conference of the Year

Janet Dillione | Posted 04.29.2012 | Technology
Janet Dillione

We did it. Another year of HIMSS, the largest, annual health care IT conference, has gone by and as one of my colleagues let me know, it's just 370 s...

Engaging Consumers in Health IT

Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

Consumers need to be engaged from the ground up. While companies and institutions focus on improving health and wellness, they need to get close to the consumer, engage them.