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App Challenge: Battle Obesity with Public Health Data
Health 2.0 is challenging software developers to build web-based applications that make reams of government public...
Online Tool Takes the 'Wait' Out of Waiting Rooms
A physician has developed an online service that uses color-coded updates to signal current wait times at a physician...
Web Exclusive: Care Management Solutions Go Mobile
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Web Exclusive: Will iPad transform med school?
Stanford’s medical school joins a small but growing group of educational institutions across the nation...
Web Exclusive: MetroWest Medical offers ER wait times via texts
Well, potential MetroWest Medical Center patients with cell phones and less urgent health problems can now find out...
Web Exclusive: HealthPartners to Enhance Mobile Portfolio
Bloomington-based HealthPartners announced Monday that it has entered an agreement with Toronto-based Diversinet...
Web Exclusive: Geotargeting Campaign Directs Smartphone Users to the ER
Baltimore residents armed with smartphones can find directions to Harbor Hospital's Emergency Department by clicking on...
Some doctors join Facebook, Twitter; others wary
  Go into any OB/GYN office and you're likely to see a large bulletin board covered with snapshots of...
iPad, Cartoon Bear Seek to Ease Kids' Fears of Medicine
A cartoon bear named Buddy and a cartoon kid named Max are trying to assure patients that scary tests and treatments...
Hospital Hopes iPhone App Will Improve Patient Satisfaction, Efficiency
Proponents of The Hospital of Central Connecticut's newly available iPhone application that posts wait times at its...