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9 Mobile Health Apps Worth A Closer Look

There's no doubt: Clinicians love their mobile devices. Among many new health apps, here are 9 that healthcare professionals and their patients should investigate.
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Doximity offers a free iPhone and Android app that lets doctors connect with each other and communicate information within an exclusive, private network. With more than 30,000 users, Doximity employs a three-step credentials check to ensure each member is in fact a healthcare professional. After joining, physicians can locate specialists, send HIPAA-compliant text messages, exchange private contact information, send faxes directly from their phones, and even connect with former classmates and residents.

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nicovolli
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nicovolli,
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9/4/2012 | 4:54:08 AM
re: 9 Mobile Health Apps Worth A Closer Look
Good selection! One more that I may want to add. Has helped me allot to remember to take my meds. It is also linked to the NHS (UK) and FDA (US) database to get extra info on medication.
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drhealth
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drhealth,
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12/12/2011 | 6:09:07 PM
re: 9 Mobile Health Apps Worth A Closer Look
Check out this app where you can help track the flu: http://www.flunearyou.org/?a=9...
jmarkh
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jmarkh,
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12/12/2011 | 5:18:57 PM
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It's hipAA, darn it...
Robber Barron
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Robber Barron,
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12/1/2011 | 9:26:13 AM
re: 9 Mobile Health Apps Worth A Closer Look
Nice collection of useful apps, most obvious omission however are the Nova Series III apps from 3d4medical.
Lisa Henderson
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Lisa Henderson,
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11/30/2011 | 10:35:38 PM
re: 9 Mobile Health Apps Worth A Closer Look
OK, I know that I contributed some of these to be worth a look, but what do you think of the choices?

Lisa Henderson, InformationWeek Healthcare, contributing editor
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