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Mobile Apps Relieve Confusion for All Hospital- Goers—Yes, Even Grandpa

Mobile Apps Relieve Confusion for All Hospital- Goers—Yes, Even Grandpa

In this webinar, we'll discuss how mobile apps are changing the healthcare journey for patients and visitors from all walks of life.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, March 17

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, March 17

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Interim results show cancer drug Imbruvica works well with other treatments; two studies show pricey new HCV medications are cost effective; the American College of Physicians wants less cardiac testing

Apple launches software platform for medical research

The open-source framework uses the iPhone's apps to gather users' health information.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday March 3

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday March 3

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NICE greenlights Harvoni for Britain's national formulary, Pacira received a CRL instead of an expanded indication and Novo's latest diabetes outreach focuses on patients instead of drug brands.

Poll shows all ages seek digital health tools

Poll shows all ages seek digital health tools

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Millennials and baby boomers have a lot of common: a desire for technology that supports health priorities.

Mobile carries WebMD forward

Mobile carries WebMD forward

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Smartphones drove network traffic.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, February 10

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, February 10

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FDA's latest guidance says it is ok to reduce the amount of risk information in print ads, Google amplifies the health information it will serve up with searches and HBO's John Oliver takes on pharmaceutical marketing.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, February 6

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Friday, February 6

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Genentech Parkinson med encounters preliminary safety issues; Cigna gives Gilead's Harvoni preferred status over AbbVie's Viekira Pak; Valeant proposes $400 million bid to buy bankrupt Dendreon.

How Mobile Apps Increase Hospital Revenue and Patient Engagement Sponsored by Phunware

Phunware's VP Product Evangelist will explore how hospitals can implement a wayfinding and messaging solution, and how they can expect to benefit from it.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, January 20

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, January 20

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FDA draws fine line between health and wellness apps; Colorado gives biosimilar swap law another look; ZMapp is set to start human trials of its Ebola vaccine.

Survey shows doctors, patients want to embrace apps

Survey shows doctors, patients want to embrace apps

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The snag: identifying what qualifies as download-worthy.

Insurer's maternity app rewards healthy behaviors

Insurer's maternity app rewards healthy behaviors

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United Healthcare's Baby Blocks app seeks to become all-in-one hub for expectant moms and their babies.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, November 18

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Tuesday, November 18

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Ackman walks away with $2.5 billion, despite no Allergan deal; Ranbaxy sues FDA over generic Nexium rights; Indian government's Health Ministry recommends breaking BMS cancer drug patent.

EHRs blur line between marketing and assistance: researchers

EHRs blur line between marketing and assistance: researchers

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A trio of doctors make a case for putting limits on digital promotions, including those in EHRs and through social networks.

App may diagnose glaucoma

Researchers say the iPad app could help assess vision loss.

Study hints at how brands should reach Millennials

Study hints at how brands should reach Millennials

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The Post X-er, Post-Boomer generation considers traditional healthcare "sick care."

Consumers modify mobile health devices

Mobile health devices may be more than they appear to be—consumers are taking an open-source approach to getting the monitors they want.

Philips focuses on healthcare tech

Lightbulb company Royal Philips is swapping its heritage for the consumer healthcare business.

Nurses undeterred by internet bans at work: study

Nurses undeterred by internet bans at work: study

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Healthcare workers seek out health-related information on their own time, and through internet connections other than ones offered by their employers.

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, August 20

Five things for pharma marketers to know: Wednesday, August 20

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Novartis explores the virtual care space, a court has dismissed a lawsuit against IPAB, Doctors Without Borders calls the Ebola outbreak "a complete disaster" and Pfizer becomes the first pharma company to pair with the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America.

Healthy-habit trackers have short-lived appeal

A study indicates consumers stop using them at the six-month mark.

Key to successful digital outreach: think small

Key to successful digital outreach: think small

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Patients want to do more with mobile and see doctors less. Two studies outline the types of digital interventions patients are interested in.

HealthKit won't tangle with the FDA

Recent FDA guidelines for health-tracking apps mean Apple's HealthKit, and similar apps, won't have to jump regulatory hurdles before going live.

WebMD seeks to unify health data

WebMD seeks to unify health data

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The health and lifestyle resource's latest app seeks to provide context for all that biometric data consumers are storing in wearables, wireless scales and glucometers.

Everyday Health rolls out CancerRx app

Everyday Health rolls out CancerRx app

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The bedside decision-making app includes clinical trial and drug information as well as breaking news.

Texting threatens pagers, work-life balance

Texting HCPs may be speedy, but a study finds some built-in risks.

Survey shows Pharma digitally failing patients

Survey shows Pharma digitally failing patients

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A study by consulting firm Accenture shows that patients not only expect digital outreach, but that their desire to be engaged is consistently being ignored.

New FDA Twitter feed has diverse following

@openFDA and its related website launched February 27.

Monitor converts sweat equity to charity

GoQii seeks to convert tracked calories, steps and distance into a philanthropic device.

FDA approves wrist sensor

Survey questions can be uploaded as needed.

 

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