21 April 2011
Mobile Health Apps, Part 2: Making Life Safer and Sweeter
By Pam Baker
TechNewsWorld runs a series of articles on the future of mobile in healthcare, noting that currently most consumer-oriented mobile healthcare apps provide information to the user vs. exchanging information with other parties. The magazine cites opinions of leading healthcare IT experts, including DataArt. "Mobile Apps are here to stay; what will change dramatically is our notion of what is a mobile device," Girish Nair, vice president of business development at DataArt, told TechNewsWorld. ”Healthcare apps, in particular, are likely to permanently mesh mobile technologies with our actual physical well-being as surely as a skin graft or coronary stent does.