IBM claims its unified communications offerings can save time looking for others and responding to calls in a clinical environment. If its claims are true, that might mean two more hours per day for patient care.
Denise Amrich, RN explores the intersection between health and technology, and does her best to help techies get and stay healthy...one blog post at a time.
Denise Amrich is a Registered Nurse, the health care advisor for the U.S. Strategic Perspective Institute, and a mentor for the Virtual Campus at Florida's Brevard Community College. Nothing in this article is meant to be a substitute for medical advice, and shouldn't be considered as such. If you are in need of medical help, please see your doctor.
A UCLA doctor has developed a technology that lets a smartphone work as a microscope. The potential for field delivery of medical care is tremendous.
Smarting from her Great Debate trouncing, Denise Amrich attempts to explain one last time that prepaid phones are a Wild West of chaos and off-brands. Contracts are the basis of the Service Level Agreements that every IT operation knows and loves, for good reason.
Doctors are using cutting-edge GPS technology to treat a common heart condition.
Scientists have figured out how to use DNA as a way to store data.
Kinect technology could help people living with disabilities do their shopping.
Rehabilitation therapists are making Kinect an important part of the recovery process for injured patients.
What is a medlist? Why should you keep one? How can you get that organized? This article discusses the importance of a simple healthy habit that can make a big difference in your experience at the doctor's office.
If one of your New Year's resolutions is to have a cleaner (and maybe even greener) home and office, here's a good place to start.
As we look forward to 2013, these are just some of the trends and situations we expect to be dealing with.