HIMSS13: The mHealth Experience

3-3-2013 11-39-38 PM

There will be plenty to do and see for mHealth enthusiasts at this weeks annual HIMSS conference. The week started early for mHealth as Arvind Sarin, CEO of Cooper Mobile, hosted “Build Your Own Mobile App: A Hands-On Experience” on Sunday afternoon.

A few highlights of what to expect throughout the week:

Monday the day will start with a Federal Oversight 101 session. Geared toward developers, the session aims to explain the various government agencies with oversight in the mHealth world, their interests, and their authority. Later, E-visits, and scalability of mHealth initiatives will all be explored in various session and panel discussions.

Tuesday will kick off with a discussion with Gary Strumolo, Global Manager of Health & Wellness Research at Ford Motor Company, which is doing interesting work integrating health initiatives and even mHealth devices into automobiles. Later, mobility strategy, patient engagement, and the role of startups as a healthcare disruptor will be discussed.

The week will close out on Wednesday with sessions on mobile device policies, mHealth integration with medical devices, and empowering family caregivers.

Check in with HIStalk Connect for daily recaps all week.

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