Pilot Program Shows How SMS Reduces Hospital Readmissions

Mobile Commons

According to a report by Agency Healthcare Research and Quality, hospital readmissions cost hospitals over $41.3 Hahnemann Hospital’s pilot program on using mobile messaging to reduce hospital readmission rates.

Children’s Hospital Oakland’s Mobile Health Campaign Sends Safety Tips in English and Spanish

Mobile Commons

Children’s Hospital Oakland has been providing exceptional medical care to children in the Northern California region for almost 100 years. The campaign is also advertised on posters throughout the hospital.

Trending Sources

This year’s Nonprofit Technology Conference in San Jose was a bona fide triumph!

Mobile Commons

The Nonprofit Technology Conference (NTC), an annual gathering with the goal of building a stronger community of nonprofit professionals organized by the Nonprofit Technology Network, took place on March 23-25 2016 in San Jose. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Living in the 4th Screen - Exploring the use of mobile technology in education and life

mlearnopedia delicious

Login Get your own Posterous » Living in the 4th Screen Exploring the use of mobile technology in education and life Employment: I am an assistant principal at a public high school. For six years before that I was a district technology coordinator.

5 Reasons to Attend the 2015 mHealth Summit

Mobile Commons

Hear top communication strategies for post-discharge hospital patients. ” The Boston Children’s Hospital’s DisCo program supports post-discharge communication between pediatric caregivers and inpatient nurse practitioners.

Come Visit Us in Booth 431 at mHealth!

Mobile Commons

Over the past few years, mobile technology has revolutionized how doctors, governments, hospitals, and health care providers can connect with patients. By exchanging ideas, and building upon each others’ work, we can use new technologies to truly change people’s lives.

Meet Cloe, Your New Text Messaging Personal Assistant

Mobile Commons

Everyone’s heard of Siri, the iPhone voice recognition technology, but how many people actually use it? Perhaps that’s because, as an article by the Intelligent Voice states, voice recognition technology is “still an emerging technology that’s been emerging for 30 years.”.

Rethinking Healthcare Conversations with Text Messaging

Mobile Commons

Hospitals, health systems, and medical practices are shifting focus from treating illness to motivating individuals to get and stay healthy. Text messaging is one particular technology that’s helping them accomplish their goals.

Evaluating mHealth Solutions for Healthcare Organizations

Mobile Commons

A revolution is underway in the healthcare industry, and it hinges on a technology that fits in your pocket. The American Telemedicine Association defines this mHealth solution as the “remote delivery of health care services and clinical information using telecommunications technology.”

Mobile Commons, Sanofi US, and the Prostate Cancer Foundation Partner to Improve Patient Understanding with the New PROST8CARE™ Text Messaging Program

Mobile Commons

Smith, MD, PhD, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Boston, MA. Robert A. Mobile Commons, a mobile strategy and software company, is the technology behind today’s most effective mobile messaging campaigns.

Johns Hopkins Survey Finds Strong Potential for Text Message Interventions

Mobile Commons

If we could better understand their use of information and communication technology, we could likely design more appropriate, culturally sensitive ways to reach and help them.”. All the participants had utilized the women’s health services at one of four branches of Johns Hopkins hospitals.

John Hopkins Survey Finds Strong Potential for Text Message Interventions

Mobile Commons

If we could better understand their use of information and communication technology, we could likely design more appropriate, culturally sensitive ways to reach and help them.”. All the participants had utilized the women’s health services at one of four branches of John Hopkins hospitals.

How SMS Chat Saves Time, Money and Peace of Mind

Mobile Commons

Mobile technology has lent a big hand in changing the healthcare industry’s landscape. Many hospitals already allow patients to text their local ER to see how long the wait time is.

SMS 67

6 Ways that Mobile Can Make your Event Bigger, Better, and Easier to Run

Mobile Commons

That’s why Mobile Commons has created a suite of products that use the magic of SMS technology to make your event easier to organize, smoother to run, and more successful. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital uses a training seminar to build a mobile list of passionate advocates. - The Jewish Community Federation and Endowment Fund turned a one-day event into a lasting relationship. Planning an event, a conference, or a convention can be an overwhelming task.

Help People in Your Community Live Healthier Lifestyles with a Text Message Campaign

Mobile Commons

With Howard Brown Hospital and New York Presbyterian , we saw that text messages helped HIV+ patients adhere to their complicated medication schedules. Mobile technology erases the digital divide.

Help 65

How SMS Chat Saves Time, Money and Peace of Mind

Mobile Commons

Mobile technology has lent a big hand in changing the healthcare industry’s landscape. Many hospitals already allow patients to text their local ER to see how long the wait time is. SMS chat, specifically, allows more and more individuals to making informed and proactive decisions about their health with instantaneous, private, and direct communication. How Does it Work?

SMS 52

Instructional Design for Mediated Education | Blog | Location-Based Learning

mlearnopedia delicious

She suggested that the convergence of a number of technologies have enabled new functionalities. These four basic influences are (1) geospatial technologies (GIS data, GPS chips, RFID chips, Bluetooth, 2D and 3D bar codes, sensors, and NFC / near-field communication (radio frequency technologies); (2) mobile search (visual search and image capture); (3) social networking, and (4) 3G and 4G networking in terms of wireless technologies—which culminate in location-based learning services.

Is your institution considering mobile learning? « Tony Bates

mlearnopedia delicious

Mobile Learning « Shijina’s Blog

mlearnopedia delicious

The term ‘Distance Learning’ is a thing of the past where students and teachers were separated by distance and relied on technology for a common point of communication. Use of Mobile Learning Technology to Train ESL Adults.

Linux 36

What might mobile media afford education? « David Gagnon

mlearnopedia delicious

Some even argue it is the most ubiquitous communication technology on the planet as of 2010. David Gagnon media, games, teaching and learning Who is David Gagnon? Past Instructional Projects Presentations « Mobile Learning What might mobile media afford education?

Erik Duval’s Weblog

mlearnopedia delicious

Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments » OER TLT CFP: deadline approaching 20 February 2009 by erikduval We’ve received a good dozen abstracts for the IEEE Transactions on Learning Technologies special issue on “ Open Educational Resources: Learning Objects for all!

Text messaging for collaborative learning in South Africa | Tony Bates

mlearnopedia delicious

’ Written by tony2 · Filed Under Bibliography , Featured , Teaching and learning , Technology , collaborative learning , digital natives , learners , mobile learning Tagged: 2009 , Africa , collaborative learning , digital natives , eLearning Africa , m , Makoe , mobile learning , South Africa , text messaging Comments Got something to say?