Defining Non-adherence Non-adherence goes beyond the simple idea of not taking medicine that is prescribed. Non-adherence can happen because of timing, frequency, or the dosage of a medication. The Surgeon General divides these versions of … [Read more...] about The Cost of Non-Adherence in Healthcare
Blockchain is becoming an increasingly popular topic in healthcare. This is part one of a three-part series aimed at helping you understand what Blockchain is, what its benefits and downfalls are for healthcare, and where it fits into your technology … [Read more...] about What is Blockchain and What Does it Mean for Healthcare?
The recent US presidential election has resulted in much uncertainty in the healthcare sector due to the likely repeal of parts or all of the ACA, and the future of value-based care. However, the signing of the 21st Century Cures Act into law, on … [Read more...] about Quick Takes For mHealth App Development Teams
While there are about 259,000 mHealth apps currently available in the market on major app stores, a significant majority of these apps do not properly support the needs of patients. According to a study conducted by Health Affairs, most apps are … [Read more...] about How to Build A mHealth App Compliant With HIPAA
Healthcare innovation teams and Health IT solution vendors are helping to bring providers and care delivery networks into the age of the healthcare consumer. And while the technical challenges of building a HIPAA-compliant mobile app should not be … [Read more...] about The mHealth App Experience and Patient Satisfaction