mHealth Alert: mHealth Raise New FCC and FDA Issues

Wireless technology has long been a part of medical devices. The recent introduction of more sophisticated wireless phones and the deployment of wireless broadband networks has sparked the development of new “mHealth” (mobile health) applications and services that enable medical professionals to monitor patient data and help patients manage their condition and adhere to a treatment regimen. New applications in the pipeline will empower patients by aiding in early detection and allowing for home-based diagnostic tests.

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Topics:  Digital Health, FCC, FDA, Healthcare, Medical Devices, mHealth

Published In: Administrative Agency Updates, Communications & Media Updates, Health Updates, Science, Computers & Technology Updates

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