Using Mobile Technology to Influence Health Care Reform

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Mobile Marketer published an article this morning in which many mobile industry experts shared their opinions on ways the government could use mobile technology to help pass health care reform legislation. This seems like the perfect opportunity to share some of the exciting ways our customers have been using mobile to influence health care legislation over the past few months.

Thursday: AARP Endorses the House Health Care Bill. Friday: AARP Turns to Mobile Commons to Drive Calls to Congress. Saturday: Bill Passes the House.

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Additionally, AFSCME , working with the Watershed Company , used a combination of paid online media, email, and text messages to drive thousands of calls to congress this week through our voice advocacy applications to give a voice to their supporters and help pass the health care bill.

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Environmental Scan of Text Messaging Interventions Supports SMS Applications in Healthcare

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Department of Health and Human Services published an environmental scan titled “ Using Health Text Messages to Improve Consumer Health Knowledge, Behaviors, and Outcomes.” population will continue to support the spread of health text messaging programs.

August Hot List: Mobile Learning Content

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Best of Mobile Learning August 1, 2009 to August 31, 2009 Featured Sources The following are the top items from featured sources based on social signals. Daydreamer , August 22, 2009.

Mobiles, Artificial Intelligence and Cloud Computing Merge — MobileBeyond

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Health care became an electronic collaboration of patient and provider, driving down health costs, improving physical and mental well-being. Copyright © MobileBeyond 2009.

Mobile Commons Appoints Anthony Risicato as CEO and Expands Client Rosterd

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New York — August 19th, 2009 — Mobile Commons, Inc., The company has a growing roster of clients, including Credo Mobile, Service Employees International Union (SEIU), Oxfam International, Andre Agassi Foundation, New York City Department of Public Health, Care USA, National Association of Realtors and most recently, the National Basketball Association’s (NBA’s) Sacramento Kings. “As

Mobile Commons, 9/11 Memorial and NASCAR Partner on “Text to Remember” Program

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NEW YORK – September 10, 2009 – Mobile Commons, Inc. , This program is being promoted in conjunction with the NASCAR Nationwide Series on September 11, 2009. Public can add name to 9/11 “Honor Roll” with option to donate $5 via text message. a pioneer of easy-to-use technology for mobile marketing campaigns, today announced its partnership with the National September 11th Memorial & Museum and NASCAR in launching the “Text to Remember” program.

Mobile Learning: Cellular Phones as Learning Tools « Compassion in Politics: Christian Social Entrepreneurship, Education Innovation, & Base of the Pyramid/BOP Solutions

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For example, an application designed to run on Apple products that helps the user identify plants and offers care instructions is actually an m-learning teaching tool, though most users may not think about the fact that they are really learning. SilkWeb creates both off-the-shelf and custom eLearning courses for a variety of clients in the fields of higher education, health care, business, government, automotive, and non-profits.

ramblings: Learning with ‘Appropriate’ Technology in Africa: PC Labs or Mobile Phones

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Relevant Science: "Mobile Learning: Trends and Challenges"

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