The iPhone Blood Pressure Monitor
This is the blood pressure monitor that displays readings on an iPhone and results can be instantly emailed to a doctor. The included docking station and arm cuff connect to an iPhone and the phone's screen displays systolic, diastolic, and pulse readings via a free, easy-to-use application.
The obstacles faced by health care providers and patients in rural areas are vastly different than those in urban areas. Rural residents face a unique combination of factors that create disparities in health care; economic factors, cultural and social differences, educational shortcomings, lack of recognition by legislators, and the sheer isolation of living in remote rural areas.
Rural Communities Hope Help is Coming for Their Hospitals - North Carolina Health News
A newly introduced bill in Congress would extend a lifeline to rural hospitals. By Taylor Sisk Since January 2013, more rural hospitals have closed than in the previous decade combined, according to the National Rural Health Association. Factors contributing to these closures are many and varied. Some pertain to demographics: Rural populations are, generally speaking, …