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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: Can Broadband Really Save Healthcare?
Technology is part of the solution for some of the healthcare industry's problems, such as physician and specialist...
Magazine: Beyond the CPOE Mountain
A California order entry pioneer looks to a new data aggregation system to provide a better view of patient care.
Medical devices don't communicate with each other
As technology moves forward, people expect the electronic devices of everyday life to work together, from cell phones...
Microsoft bests Google with Aetna, Yahoo beefs up through partnerships
Microsoft continues to line up HealthVault partners: the latest is Connecticut-based health insurer Aetna. Members...
Hospitals jump on the biometrics bandwagon with patient hand scans
BayCare, Tampa Bay, FL's largest hospital group, has biometric information that can be used to identify patients every...
California makes it a crime to 'skim' RFID tags
California has become the second state to pass a law making it illegal to steal data from radio frequency...
Security flaw in the iPhone exposes private data
A security flaw in Apple Inc’s iPhone allows unauthorized users to gain easy access to private contacts and...
Doctor campaigns for iPhone drug application
Steven Chang, a former Stanford resident now at UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, reserves a particular passion...
UPMC recommends doctors use Web to get drug samples
The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center has turned to a Web-based technology to help obtain sample medications for...

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