The folks at Zynx may be saints, anxious only to protect their own software algorithms, but what if the company should fail?
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Dana Blankenhorn has been a business journalist since 1978, and has covered technology since 1982. He launched the Interactive Age Daily, the first daily coverage of the Internet to launch with a magazine, in September 1994.
AT&T would seem perfectly positioned to be a health ISP but whether it will play fair in the market remains to be seen.
If you're in the medical field you are a merchant, and you need a merchant's data security.
Microsoft is not the first U.S. software company to make a deal for China.
How can smartphone technology do its wonders for medicine if lawyers obsessed with privacy are standing in the way?
In the long run it makes no sense for the "Health Internet" to be "built" or even heavily subsidized by the government.
By using the application each day, soldiers can give the people who are conducting treatment for them a better handle on their patterns of feelings and act accordingly.
Get away from the idea of a fixed box on the wall but integrate clinical informatics, applications that run independently and can access other systems.
Not all specialties are subject to the benefits of price transparency, but those which have such as Lasik surgery have seen falling prices and higher quality.
Let the present medical profession, with all its excess costs, have full control of this market and you will strangle it in its crib.
From your age, your weight, and your resting pulse, the calculator calculates the energy you will need to run a marathon, how much you will have to eat beforehand, and even whether your target time is attainable.
NHIN Direct gets its first code dump next week at a meeting in San Francisco.
In January Medicare will take bids on predictive modeling contracts covering the 10 biggest fraud states.
The Sarkozy government, in order to quell protests in the streets, is throwing workers a bone in the form of a requirement that biotech firms gradually start paying for their workers' retirement again.
Rather than begging the market to please be nice to the uninsured, the government needs to put its foot down here. It holds the gold and needs to set the rules.