Tag Archives: Mobile

MIT, Samsung work to bring mobile innovations to veterans

A three-day hackathon that started on May 3 could bring new mobile healthcare innovations to the treatment of veterans in the not-to-distant future. The third annual MIT Hacking Medicine Grand Hack started on May 3 with engineers, clinicians, designers and other developers collaborating to address some of the largest health challenges facing veterans, assisted with… Read More »

Mobile app for pacemaker patients trims need for monitors

Medtronic is marketing a mobile app for patients with pacemakers that communicates with patients’ smartphones and tablet devices. The MyCareLink Heart app securely sends device data to the Medtronic CareLink network, which can eliminate the need for remote monitoring hardware, according to the vendor, which manufactures biomedical engineering devices and technology. “The mobile app is… Read More »