Healthcare

Digital Health Supports The Fight Against Opioids

The widespread U.S. opioid & overdose crisis is an ever-increasing tragic concern for everyone: writhing victims, family members beingfain to see their relatives suffer or die, doctors prescribing opioid pain-killers what they thought before as safe, and regulators imposed to handle a tough situation. Addiction. Its painful to even read about the skyrocketing numbers of

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Why Medical Companies Should Change Their Approach

The modern age belongs to mobile technologies, and most industries have realized this fact. Healthcare and pharmaceutical companies are no exceptions, and this is why pharma mobile apps development for medical care is on the rise. Doctors are endorsing mobile technologies, and the pharmaceutical companies will have to make adjustments quickly. Just in 2015, 76%

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Canada Brings Automation to Healthcare

The Canadian government recognized the current challenges in their healthcare system alongside the rapid technological developments and their potential for changing medicine for good. Thus, a Senate Committee invited researchers, ethicists, entrepreneurs, and futurists like me to discuss the way forward. Recently, they published their findings containing actionable recommendations for the future. This is the

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Healthcare workers worry salaries may be cut in 2018

Though 41% of healthcare workers saw their salaries increase over the past year, many are still concerned about what the future holds for their paychecks. Thirty-eight percent of 20,000 healthcare workers polled for HealtheCareer’sannual Salary Guide indicated one of their biggest concerns for 2018 was whether their salaries will stay the same or decrease.

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Will GDPR Usher in Big Changes for Healthcare Security?

Healthcare organizations have focused on HIPAA compliance when crafting security and privacy policies. But now those that handle the data of European citizens will also have to comply with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation, which will be enforced beginning next May. And that could be a game changer for healthcare, says Mitchell Parker,

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The Top 8 Technologies Combating Food Allergy

Every three minutes, a food allergy reaction sends someone to the emergency room in the US. Not only the number of people suffering from food allergies but also the complexity and severity of conditions are rising globally. Food scanners or portable devicescould tell you the exact ingredients of the food on your plate; while apps

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