Providing state-of-the-art communication technology, such as smartphones and applications, can increase the efficiency of healthcare workers and positively impact patient safety and care.
Sarasota, FL (PRWEB) September 29, 2010
Voalté, a leader in point-of-care communication technology, today announced that Trey Lauderdale, vice president of innovation, will participate in a panel discussion at the Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association (CTIA) Everywhere Healthcare event next week.
The event, which will take place at the San Francisco Convention Center on Wed., Oct. 6, will provide attendees with perspectives on the mobile health market from investors, technologists, care providers, analysts and mobile operators.
Lauderdale, along with Moderator Brian Dolan from Mobihealthnews, and other panel members including Halle Tecco from Harvard Business School, formerly at Apple’s AppStore, Dr. Peter Hudson, co-founder and CEO of Healthagen, and Sean Handel, vice president of subscriber business for Epocrates, will discuss smartphone medical apps for healthcare professionals.
“The No. 1 cause of sentinel events is a breakdown in communication,” Lauderdale said. “Providing state-of-the-art communication technology, such as smartphones and applications, can increase the efficiency of healthcare workers and positively impact patient safety and care.”
Other panel discussions will include the following topics:
- How the enterprise has adopted wireless-enabled personal health devices and mobile apps to help get their workforce in shape and make healthy decisions
- Which mobile service providers are ahead of the trend and working to create mobile services that target the massive aging baby boomer market with easy-to-use mobile health services
- Ways to ensure your mobile health service is secure and HIPAA compliant
- How investors view the mobile health market and the challenges they see for this new frontier for wireless
- Which business models are working for mobile health companies
For full agenda details and registration, visit http://www.ctiaenterpriseandapps.com/events.
CTIA- The Wireless Association is an international nonprofit membership organization that has represented the wireless communications industry. Membership in the association includes wireless carriers and their suppliers, as well as providers and manufacturers of wireless data services and products. CTIA advocates on behalf of its members at all levels of government. The association also coordinates the industry’s voluntary best practices and initiatives, and sponsors the industry’s leading wireless tradeshows. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, DC.
Voalté provides compelling software solutions for healthcare institutions that solve communication problems at the point of care. Voalté products are designed to be intuitive, high value, mission critical applications running on the latest generation of touch-based smartphones. For more information, visit http://www.Voalte.com or call 941.312.2830.