HIPAA and mHealth Data Security

The American Medical Association is addressing mHealth apps and their relationship to HIPAA.   The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was developed long before health apps emerged as a popular health solution.  Now pharma companies, device makers, payers, researchers, and other health experts are leveraging mobile applications for healthcare.  By the end of 2017, Continued

Medable Developer Documentation Updates

These past couple months there have been some exciting news for the developer communities – particularly in the iOS world and web dev world. In iOS, we saw the release of Swift 3.0 and Xcode 8 with the release of iOS 10. For web devs, Angular 2.0 got major updates from the release candidate and now is Continued

Axon is a new health care solution that works with Apple’s ResearchKit

“Medable, an application and analytics platform for health care, has announced Axon, a solution that enables health professionals to directly build clinical study applications without a developer in a matter of hours. It works with Apple’s ResearchKit. In 2015 Apple announced ResearchKit, an open source user interface for mobile clinical studies. The company announced several large Continued

Now you don’t even need a developer to run a Mobile First Clinical Trial

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Medable Conference Roadshow (September Summary)

The Medable sales & marketing team has been on the road attending digital health conferences. Here are two big events that Medable sponsored this month: Health 2.0     The Connected Health Summit (hosted by Parks Associates)    

Medable launches Axon, enabling researchers to build ResearchKit apps without developers

Today we’re please to announce the release of AXON, a SmartStudy system that enables researchers to create and deploy ResearchKit app for clinical trials or research studies on their own, without having to work with a developer. “Once ReasearchKit came out, we immediately saw a huge opportunity to better understand any research study, especially if we had Continued

Can a Healthcare App Seal of Approval Foster Innovation?

Written by Michelle Longmire, MD, CEO of Medable “In an effort to protect consumers, Apple has released guidelines for its health apps.  In developer guidelines released this summer, it dictates:  “If your app behaves in a way that risks physical harm, we may reject it.” Apple’s stance on health app safety will be regarded as Continued

USC Cardiology Dept launches Ventricular Assist Device ResearchKit app, VADable

“USC Keck School of Medicine’s Cardiology department has launched a ResearchKit study app for patients that use Ventricular Assist Devices(VAD) called VADable. The most common VAD is the left ventricular assistance device (LVAD), a device that we Emergency Medicine physicians who work at large academic centers know all too well due to the care required Continued

I got 99 problems but HIPAA ain’t one

Some time ago, I embarked on a journey to disrupt the pharmacy space. A lot of pharmacies today are slow and inaccurate (!) and, yes, everyone in line behind you will hear which meds you’re picking up. The obvious solution to this was on-demand delivery (Uber for prescriptions!). My co-founder and I dove head first Continued