mHealth http://medicaldesign.com/taxonomy/term/7408/more en Accessing the Value of Digital Health http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/accessing-value-digital-health <div class="field-byline"> Mike Dunkley, VP of Product Development, Continuum </div> <div class="field-deck"> While digital healthcare devices continue to grow, partnerships will form due to the costs of bringing a system to market. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Many companies are entering the digital health market with wearable devices, taking advantage of low-cost sensing and nearly ubiquitous smart-phone usage...</div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/accessing-value-digital-health" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/accessing-value-digital-health#comments Electronics mHealth Mon, 08 Sep 2014 21:02:00 +0000 13331 at http://medicaldesign.com <p>This illustrates the basic criteria and level of importance when entering the unmet needs of the digital healthcare market.</p> Courtesy of Continuum Medical Device Receives Grand Prize at QPrize 2014 http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/medical-device-receives-grand-prize-qprize-2014 <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Qualcomm’s fourth annual QPrize competition received over 1,200 submissions with the grand prize going to the Israeli company, MediSafe. </div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/medical-device-receives-grand-prize-qprize-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/medical-device-receives-grand-prize-qprize-2014#comments Products Electronics mHealth Wed, 03 Sep 2014 14:11:00 +0000 13261 at http://medicaldesign.com <p>MediSafe uses a cloud-synced mobile medication management system to help improve the healthy behavior of individuals.</p> Courtesy of MediSafe A New Wave of Medical Devices http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/new-wave-medical-devices <div class="field-byline"> Mohan Ponnudurai, Industry Solution Director at Sparta Systems </div> <div class="field-deck"> Wearables are now emerging as medical devices, with examples like Google's smart contact lenses and Apple's iWatch. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Wearable devices are moving from the general “workout” aid area into a completely new area of health and physical therapy use...</div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/new-wave-medical-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/new-wave-medical-devices#comments Products Electronics mHealth Mon, 25 Aug 2014 15:46:00 +0000 13221 at http://medicaldesign.com New Wearable Device Can Improve ALS Quality of Life http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/new-wearable-device-can-improve-als-quality-life <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>ALS patients could soon have more independence with wearable device and software connecting to the brain.</div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/new-wearable-device-can-improve-als-quality-life" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/new-wearable-device-can-improve-als-quality-life#comments Products Electronics Prototyping mHealth Tue, 05 Aug 2014 13:57:00 +0000 13131 at http://medicaldesign.com Students at UWM Create Innovative Medical Devices http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/students-uwm-create-innovative-medical-devices <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Undergraduate students are creating innovative technology with hopes of being funded by industry leaders. </div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/students-uwm-create-innovative-medical-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/students-uwm-create-innovative-medical-devices#comments Products Electronics mHealth Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:41:00 +0000 13051 at http://medicaldesign.com <p>Medcuff&#39;s current prototype. The final product will be enclosed with a watch-like screen and band.&nbsp;</p> Courtesy of Newswire Meeting the Challenge of Non-Invasive Glucose Monitoring http://medicaldesign.com/design-engineering/meeting-challenge-non-invasive-glucose-monitoring <div class="field-deck"> Since its startup, Integrity Applications and its CEO, Avner Gal, have kept a sharp focus on improving glucose monitoring. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Avner Gal, CEO of Integrity Applications, LTD is a man of many talents. He and his company have developed a non-invasive glucose monitor for adult diabetics, but to know the man, you have to go back to the beginning. </div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/design-engineering/meeting-challenge-non-invasive-glucose-monitoring" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/design-engineering/meeting-challenge-non-invasive-glucose-monitoring#comments Electronics Design-Engineering mHealth Tue, 01 Jul 2014 15:52:00 +0000 12881 at http://medicaldesign.com Greenville Health System Employees Managing Diabetes with mHealth http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/greenville-health-system-employees-managing-diabetes-mhealth <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The M2M solution for GHS employees with diabetes is currently being used on a pilot basis. </div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/greenville-health-system-employees-managing-diabetes-mhealth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/greenville-health-system-employees-managing-diabetes-mhealth#comments Products Electronics mHealth Wed, 25 Jun 2014 17:10:00 +0000 12801 at http://medicaldesign.com Courtesy of Telcare Applying Tech Design and Engineering to Medical Devices http://medicaldesign.com/design-engineering/applying-tech-design-and-engineering-medical-devices <div class="field-deck"> Some of the best new technologies and devices for the medical industry are coming from companies outside the medical establishment. </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Medical devices, implantables in particular, need components that are the best of the best. Companies that are well established in other industries are now adding their expertise to create innovative medical devices.</div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/design-engineering/applying-tech-design-and-engineering-medical-devices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/design-engineering/applying-tech-design-and-engineering-medical-devices#comments Materials Products Electronics Components Design-Engineering Implantables mHealth Wed, 25 Jun 2014 17:00:00 +0000 12791 at http://medicaldesign.com Managing Your Content in the Medical Device Marketplace http://medicaldesign.com/blog/managing-your-content-medical-device-marketplace <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div>A new survey of life sciences and healthcare professionals highlights top data concerns of the medical device industry: proliferating formats, multiple channel delivery, and content inconsistencies. Each of these areas of concern can lead to potentially dangerous inaccuracies being distributed to the public.</div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/blog/managing-your-content-medical-device-marketplace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/blog/managing-your-content-medical-device-marketplace#comments Technologies mHealth Contributors&#039; Corner Fri, 23 May 2014 16:54:00 +0000 12531 at http://medicaldesign.com PENTAX Launches Cross-Platform Software for Endoscopy Units http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/pentax-launches-cross-platform-software-endoscopy-units-0 <div class="field-byline"> Sarah Mangiola </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The endoPRO iQ 7.6 allows patients’ data to be easily retrieved and updated. </div> <p><a href="http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/pentax-launches-cross-platform-software-endoscopy-units-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://medicaldesign.com/electronics/pentax-launches-cross-platform-software-endoscopy-units-0#comments Business Electronics mHealth Tue, 20 May 2014 15:41:00 +0000 12421 at http://medicaldesign.com <p>Example of PENTAX software</p> Courtesy of PENTAX Medical