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Apple, known for keeping its product developments under the strictest of lock-and-key, gave ABC News exclusive access into its top secret health and fitness lab, where only Apple employees became test subjects for the new Apple Watch.
Apple engineers, managers and developers have been secretly volunteering for the past year in this state-of-the-art lab to participate in rowing, running, yoga and many more fitness activities in order to collect data for the Apple Watch’s inner workings.
“[The employees] knew they were testing something, but they didn’t know it was for the Apple Watch,” said Jeff Williams, Apple’s senior vice president of operations. “We hooked them up with all the masks and so forth, but we would put on an Apple Watch covered up.”
For the 5th time research2guidance in collaboration with mHealth Summit are conducting the largest mHealth research program. The study focuses on the mHealth app market, how apps generate revenue, how behavior could be changed by apps, use of APIs and sensors and many other related topics.
Epic Systems Corp. recently divulged plans to launch its own app store for healthcare professionals.
Such a move could invite developers and companies to produce countless new apps compatible with Epic’s electronic health records systems.
According to published reports, the app store will launch in a few weeks.
Despite having the most expensive health care system, the United States ranks last overall among 11 industrialized countries on measures of health system quality, efficiency, access to care, equity, and healthy lives, according to a new Commonwealth Fund report.
L’avènement des “big data” dans le domaine de la santé pose des problèmes nouveaux aux professionnels de santé, tant dans le domaine médical que dans le domaine judiciaire et éthique.Tribune de Jérôme Béranger (PhD), chercheur/consultant senior en éthique des systèmes d’information en santé pour le cabiner Keosys; chercheur associé au Centre éthique international/ESA Management éthique.
Le développement des systèmes de communication dans nos organisations est sans doute aujourd’hui la cause première de l’accélération des échanges, des partages et par là, de la croissance de la complexité. Désormais, la société est devenue presque inconcevable sans l’utilisation d’appareils électroniques basés sur une technologie numérique addictive, véritables prothèses mémorielles, cognitives, communicationnelles et relationnelles telles que les ordinateurs, les réseaux sociaux, les devices mobiles, les objets et capteurs connectés, les tablettes, etc.