tech_computer_phone - usedMach7 Technologies has been awarded a US patent for handheld medical imaging modality.

The patent covers any mobile device that can capture and upload imaging data into a patient’s electronic medical record (EMR). Using the patented technology, Mach7’s iModality mobile application brings its Mach7 Enterprise Imaging Platform to mobile devices. The HIPAA-compliant solution enables clinicians to capture medical imaging data including photos, videos, and notes using a Web-enabled smart device, send to an archive via Mach7 Enterprise Imaging Platform, and link to an EMR for immediate access.

“I feel honored and privileged to work with an accomplished engineering team focused on truly advancing the industry and making a difference in people’s lives,” commented Eric Rice, chief technology officer, Mach7 and one of the Patent authors. “From our earliest days, innovation has been at the heart of this company and the Patent award underscores the strength of the technology our team develops to power the future of enterprise imaging.”