iPhone 5 befuddles direction-seeking patients; MIT advances transdermal drug delivery tech;

>  With the release of its new iOS 6 operating system, the iPhone and the iPad have replaced Google Maps with Apple's own new mapping software. That's caused problems for some users seeking directions to hospitals, clinics and emergency rooms, Healthcare IT News reported. Article

> Using ultrasound waves, MIT engineers have found a way to enhance the permeability of the skin to drugs, making transdermal drug delivery more efficient. Researchers said the technology could pave the way for noninvasive drug delivery or needle-free vaccinations, according to MIT News. Story

> MMR Global, a provider of personal health records and healthcare electronic document management and imaging systems, today announced that it received another Notice of Allowance to protect the company's EHR technology. Announcement

> As hospitals prepare to implement ICD-10, they're looking to computer-assisted coding software in an effort to take pressure off coders faced with the massive increase in code sets under the new system, which goes into effect October 2014, Health Data Management reported. Article

And Finally... If this doesn't make you upgrade to iPhone 5, I don't know what will. Video


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