mHealth potential: More questions than answers; Available local IT talent lets Mich. Blues keep jobs at home;

> Many wireless firms are closely watching the mobile healthcare space--and with good reason. McKinsey & Company projects the global mHealth opportunity could be worth up to $60 billion. However, there are more questions than answers when it comes to how the ecosystem will develop. FierceWireless

> When Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan looked to cut costs, it determined it could save $15 million a year by moving much of its contracted and outsourced IT work to India. But Michigan Blues President and CEO Dan Loepp couldn't bring himself to outsource, and instead called in an IT consultant who came up with the idea of setting up an IT development center in economically ravaged downtown Detroit. It is costing $7 million to launch the program. FierceHealthIT

> Providence Regional Medical Center's Tom Brennan recently talked to Becker's Hospital Review, explaining how his hospital has been able to control costs. Article

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