OT lawsuit costs Beth Israel Deaconess and parent CareGroup $8.5M; Portable kiosk takes health monitoring into patient homes;

> Pending court approval, CareGroup Healthcare System in Boston has agreed to pay up to $8.5 million to settle a class-action lawsuit charging that four member hospitals--Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital Needham Campus, Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge and New England Baptist Hospital in Boston--didn't pay appropriate overtime to workers who worked through lunch breaks or past the end of their shifts. FierceHealthFinance

> A new family of telemonitoring devices from Freestyle Semiconductor and Pounce Consulting in Anaheim, Calif., called Intelligent Hospital kiosks can serve either as home monitors for patients with chronic diseases to send vital signs and test results to healthcare providers, or as testing devices in public locations. FierceMobileHealthcare

> CancerTrials App is a geolocating cancer clinical trial application for the Apple iPhone and iPad. It's the first release of a mobile app for several platforms that connects to MedTrust Online's oncology databases. FierceBiotechIT

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