Health IS Technology Blog

Taking Charge With "My Chart" Health App

Posted on May 21, 2018
"We have the greatest hospitals, doctors and medical technology in the world - we need to make them accessible to every American." ~ Barbara Boxer, Se...

Chatbots: From Shoe Sales to Healthcare

Posted on May 15, 2018
There are many different types of chatbots, and each one has a different level of ability. Some are able to give a preliminary diagnosis of a medical...

Introducing the Archivum Platform

Posted on May 10, 2018
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Phishing: How to Avoid The Bait

Posted on May 09, 2018
Phishing is a way of committing fraud through scamming victims into providing hackers with secure information. Have you ever received one of th...

The 5 Apps Every College Student Needs

Posted on May 03, 2018
1. Grammarly Grammarly is a free grammar checker that claims to outperform even Microsoft Word’s spell check. You can add it as a free extensio...

Coding 101 - The Evolution of Programming and Its Possible Future

Posted on April 24, 2018
These days, it seems like everyone is talking about computer programming and coding. It’s almost like the hype surrounding programming popped u...

The Rise of AI & Smart Tech

Posted on April 17, 2018
“Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” ~ Sir Arthur C. Clarke, Esteemed Science and Science Fiction ...

What Are the Top Apps for Medical Students?

Posted on April 03, 2018
"About 88% of medical students reported owning a smart device and had medical apps installed on their smart devices. Most students reported positive p...

Password Recovery and Cybersecurity

Posted on March 27, 2018
"Hardware is easy to protect: Lock it in a room, chain it to a desk, or buy a spare. Information poses more of a problem. It can exist in more than on...

Web Development: What Two Senior Developers Think You Should Know

Posted on March 20, 2018
When you arrive at the USF College of Public Health (COPH) homepage, you’re greeted by the familiar USF green and gold, a logo you’ve lik...