Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

Doctors’ Views on Connected Health Depend on How Old They Are

By Gregory Huang Original article Two-thirds of U.S. doctors age 40 and under believe a fully connected healthcare environment will be achieved within the next five years. For those over 40, though, the proportion falls to 39 percent—and they just might be laughing at the younger generation’s naiveté.… Read more »
Sunday, February 15th, 2015

MedData Group’s Latest Research Findings on Physician Use of Mobile in 2015

Topsfield, MA February 15th, 2015 — MedData Group, LLC a leader in providing data solutions and demand generation services to the professional healthcare community, is excited to announces the latest findings from their MedData Point physician survey.… Read more »
Wednesday, January 28th, 2015

Mobile Health Adoption Growing Among Doctors, for Apps and Content

By Gregory Huang Original article More than 80 percent of U.S. doctors surveyed use mobile apps or view professional content on mobile devices for work. That’s a significant increase over the numbers from around a year ago, according to a new survey.… Read more »
Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

CMI/Compas Leverages MedData Group’s Physician Data to Field their 2014 Media Vitalsâ„¢ Research on What Prescribers Want and Need from Pharma

Topsfield, MA September 24, 2014 – MedData Group, LLC a leader in providing data solutions, demand generation, and content marketing solutions to the professional healthcare community is pleased to be able to support CMI/Compas, a leading media planning and buying organization for healthcare clients, with their 2014 Media Vitals research focusing on promotional preferences of prescribers.… Read more »
Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

Inc. Magazine Names MedData Group— Together with Pure Incubation —as the #170th Fastest Growing Company in 2014

Topsfield, MA August 27, 2014 MedData Group, a leader in providing demand generation, content marketing, and data services to vendors that want to engage with professional healthcare audiences and communities, announces that it, together with Pure Incubation, has been named by Inc.… Read more »
Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Social Media Fever Slow to Spread Among Doctors

By Corey McNair Original article July 17, 2014 Don’t expect the doctor to diagnose you via social media anytime soon. A June 2014 study by MedData Group found that 44% of US physicians still weren’t using social media sites for professional purposes.… Read more »
Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Doctors Avoid Social Media at Work, and Who Can Blame Them?

By Gregory Huang Original article July 10, 2014 – Forty-four percent of U.S. doctors surveyed don’t use social media for work, and 29 percent say they don’t use it at all.… Read more »
Monday, June 16th, 2014

The Mobile Doctor is Here

By Lori Castle Original article June 16, 2014 – At this point, it’s hard to imagine life without smartphones and tablets. Is there an industry that hasn’t been affected or a business that hasn’t improved something through mobility?… Read more »
Monday, May 5th, 2014

Doctors Use the Web at Work, But Wary of What Patients Read Online

By Gregory Huang Original article Whatever happened to Health 2.0? You know, the trend toward using Web tools and resources for healthcare that started in the mid-2000s? The name may have gone out of style, but the movement led to new online communities for patients and doctors, lots of health-information sites, and changing patient-doctor relationships.… Read more »
Monday, April 14th, 2014

Cost, value and regulatory issues top doctors’ issues with mHealth

By Judy Mottl Original article Most doctors realize the benefits of mobile healthcare technology but aren’t going to jump on the bandwagon quickly unless there is a compelling evidence the technology will save time and money as well as provide actual return-on-investment, according to a report from MedData Group.… Read more »
Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Opportunities in mhealth: Docs use apps to make them more efficient, want mobile EHR access

By Deanna Pogorelc Original article Contrary to what some might believe, doctors don’t necessarily resist new technology  if it will make them more efficient. At least two-thirds of physicians in a new survey by MedData Group reported using some kind of mobile app on the job, and most often they’re using it to check medication interactions.… Read more »
Tuesday, April 8th, 2014

Doctors Going Mobile, But Still Skeptical of Connected Health

By Gregory Huang Original article At least two-thirds of American doctors surveyed use mobile-health apps on the job. But about two-thirds also think a truly connected healthcare system in the U.S.… Read more »