Physicians and nurses regularly communicate about patients via text message, but often these messages are sent using SMS or WhatsApp - despite the..
We have recently published a demonstration of our mobile applications. Please feel free to watch this 8 minute long video to get an understanding of the..
Another day, another study confirming what SOME of us have known all along—by utilizing mobile communication applications (such as secure texting) in lieu..
Finally, the era of modern web services has arrived to healthcare—and the next step is a doozy. If you haven’t heard much about FHIR (Fast Healthcare..
The popularity and proliferation of health information technology (HIT) has led to the following quandary: how do we keep all that vital, personal..
With an announcement of increased HIPAA audits on the horizon in 2016, and some already record-setting fines levelled for 2015 violations, healthcare..
Structured messaging protocols have come a long way since I first encountered them as a graduate student in a human-computer interaction course. Back..
Hennepin County Medical Center needed a change. As Minnesota's premier Level-1 trauma center, processing more than 21,000 discharges annually, as well..
While many care providers and clinicians have come to accept communication inefficiencies as a relatively normal occupational hazard, the monetary cost..
The 1980s were responsible for a number of contributions to the advancement of technology—Walkmans, VCRs, the Apple II computer, and pagers all laid..
There has been a recent surge in adoption of secure text messaging solutions within healthcare. Pagers and non-secured SMS messaging solutions are being..
Just about every IT worker, clinician, and administrative staff member associated with a healthcare organization is aware of the HIPAA Omnibus rule that..