Mobile
News
7/2/2012
01:02 PM
Stacey Peterson
Stacey Peterson
Slideshows
Connect Directly
LinkedIn
Twitter
RSS
E-Mail
50%
50%
Repost This

11 Super Mobile Medical Apps

Healthcare is in the middle of a mobile revolution. Doctors are adopting mobile apps that make them more effective, and patients are taking to ones that give them more control over their healthcare. Here are 11 apps that stand out from the crowd.
Previous
10 of 12
Next


With Iconic Data's SwiftPayMD, doctors making hospital rounds can forget about carrying around those little cards to record patient diagnoses and billing codes. This iPad and iPhone app lets them record the information and immediately submit it to their home offices from the hospital, using speech technology. Electronic submission reduces errors from illegible writing and problems with lost paper cards. It also speeds up the billing process.

The app, which costs $99 per month, provides a template for doctors to follow while dictating information. The audio file, transcript, and any relevant images (such as a photo of the patient's wristband) are encrypted and sent to a cloud-based HIPAA compliant database. The billing team at the doctor's home office gets an alert and can access the information via a Web browser.

RECOMMENDED READING:

Online Program Lets Docs "Prescribe" mHeath Apps

9 Mobile Health Apps Worth A Closer Look

When Smart Mobile Technology Meets Good Science

Mobile Health Revolution: Doctors And Patients Disagree

Mobile Medical Apps Gold Rush Needs Scrutiny

10 Wearable Devices To Keep Patients Healthy

Previous
10 of 12
Next
Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
Comments
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
NeoToren
50%
50%
NeoToren,
User Rank: Apprentice
3/18/2014 | 5:25:23 PM
ICD-10
Anticipating the angst of October 1st, we've developed and recently released an app that may help alleviate the anxiety related to the ICD-10 implementation.
You can check it out at http://icd10doc.com
Your feedback would be appreciated
Thanks
Dan
shellybusby
50%
50%
shellybusby,
User Rank: Apprentice
3/2/2013 | 7:05:47 AM
re: 11 Super Mobile Medical Apps
I think the one app that was left out was Tigertext. This is a HIPAA compliance text messaging app that allows doctors to securely send patient information, images and video via HIPAA compliant messaging. A must have in any kind of healthcare facility.
Ben3000
50%
50%
Ben3000,
User Rank: Apprentice
7/9/2012 | 8:16:54 AM
re: 11 Super Mobile Medical Apps
I would be grateful for readers feedback on a unique free app I have developed to encourage people to have an effective daily oral hygiene routine.
Its called Brush DJ and can be found in the Apple App Store or in Google Play.
Thanks!
Leo Regulus
50%
50%
Leo Regulus,
User Rank: Apprentice
7/8/2012 | 2:43:28 PM
re: 11 Super Mobile Medical Apps
You have failed to provide a 'view-as-one-page' option.
InformationWeek Elite 100
InformationWeek Elite 100
Our data shows these innovators using digital technology in two key areas: providing better products and cutting costs. Almost half of them expect to introduce a new IT-led product this year, and 46% are using technology to make business processes more efficient.
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
InformationWeek Elite 100 - 2014
Our InformationWeek Elite 100 issue -- our 26th ranking of technology innovators -- shines a spotlight on businesses that are succeeding because of their digital strategies. We take a close at look at the top five companies in this year's ranking and the eight winners of our Business Innovation awards, and offer 20 great ideas that you can use in your company. We also provide a ranked list of our Elite 100 innovators.
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
Audio Interviews
Archived Audio Interviews
GE is a leader in combining connected devices and advanced analytics in pursuit of practical goals like less downtime, lower operating costs, and higher throughput. At GIO Power & Water, CIO Jim Fowler is part of the team exploring how to apply these techniques to some of the world's essential infrastructure, from power plants to water treatment systems. Join us, and bring your questions, as we talk about what's ahead.