How Mobile App Development is Revolutionizing Healthcare Industry

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The mobile technology is one of the most significant technologies that are revolutionizing the health care industry in a great deal, not only in the United States but also in the entire world. The impact realized from the development of the different mobile apps ranges from promoting healthy living, managing wellness, and availing invaluable health information to the app users.

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WHI T E P APE R ON L ea r n mor e a t ht t p: / / www. dot c omi nf owa y . c om Copy r i ght © 2000 - 2016 Dot Com I nf owa y

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Page 2 I NT RODUCT I ON T he mobi l e t ec hnol ogy i s one of t he mos t s i gnic a nt t ec hnol ogi es t ha t a r e r ev ol ut i oni z i ng t he hea l t h c a r e i ndus t r y i n a gr ea t dea l not onl y i n t he Uni t ed S t a t es but a l s o i n t he ent i r e wor l d. T he i mpa c t r ea l i z ed f r om t he dev el opment of t he di ffer ent mobi l e a pps r a nges f r om pr omot i ng hea l t hy l i v i ng ma na gi ng wel l nes s a nd a v a i l i ng i nv a l ua bl e hea l t h i nf or ma t i on t o t he a pp us er s . Cur r ent l y a ppr ox i ma t el y 500 mi l l i on out of 1. 4 bi l l i on s ma r t - phone us er s ha v e i ns t a l l ed a hea l t h c a r e a ppl i c a t i on i n t hei r phones f or one or mor e of t he a f or ement i oned r ea s ons . Res ea r c h ha s i t t ha t mor e t ha n 1. 7 bi l l i on s ma 1. 7 bi l l i on s ma r t phone us er s wi l l ha v e downl oa ded t hes e mobi l e hea l t h a pps i n t hei r phones f or us e . Mobi l e hea l t h a pp dev el oper s ens ur e t ha t t he a ppl i c a t i ons ha v e l es s c ompl i c a t ed i nt er f a c es s o t ha t t hei r us e i s wi dened t o a br oa d r a nge of us er s . As a r es ul t t he mobi l e a pp us er s i nc l ude pa t i ent s nur s es c ons umer s r es ea r c her s nut r i t i oni s t s a s wel l a s ot her hea l t h c a r e pr a c t i t i oner s . As t hes e us er s c ont i nue a dopt i ng t he us e of mobi l e a ppl i c a - t i ons i n t he hea l t hc a r e i ndus t r i es i nv ent i on a nd i nnov a t i on of i mpr ov i ng hea l t h c a r e goes a not c h hi gher henc e r ev ol ut i oni z i ng t he hea l t hc a r e i ndus t r y A mobi l e a ppl i c a t i on i s a s of t wa r e pr ogr a m t ha t i s i ns t a l l ed on mobi l e c ommuni c a t i on dev i c es s uc h a s t a bl et s a nd s ma r t phones t o pr ov i de a s ol ut i on t o a s pec ic huma n need. A mobi l e hea l t h a ppl i c a t i on pr ov i des hea l t h s ol ut i ons t o s ma r t phone us er s dependi ng on t he need bei ng t a r get ed by t he dev el oper . F or i ns t a nc e hea l t h c a r e pr a c t i t i oner s who r equi r e gui da nc e on di a gnos i s a nd t r ea t ment of r a di a t i on i nj ur i es c a n r el y on T he Ra di a t i on E mer genc y Medi c a l Ma na gement RE MM a pp. F or nur s i ng mot her s who need i nf or ma t i on on br ea s t mi l k effec t s of medi c i ne on t he mi l k or a ny ot her i n ot her i nf or ma t i on r ega r di ng t a k i ng c a r e of t hei r i nf a nt s t he L a c t Med a pp dev el oped by T he Na t i ona l I ns t i t ut es of Hea l t h i s a s ui t a bl e opt i on. WHAT I S A MOBI L E HE AL T H APP Mobi l e hea l t h a pps a r e us ed v a r i edl y i n t he hea l t hc a r e i ndus t r y . T he pr i nc i pa l pur pos es of mobi l e a ppl i c a t i ons i n t he hea l t hc a r e i ndus t r y c a n be gr ouped i nt o t he f ol l owi ng c a t egor i es : HOW ARE MOBI L E APPS US E D I N T HE HE AL T HCARE I NDUS T RY S ome of t he a pps c r ea t ed a r e mea nt f or a dmi ni s t r a t i on t a s k s s uc h a s t i me ma na gement t a s k a l l ot ment huma n r es our c e ma na gement i nf or ma t i on s t or a ge a nd a c c es s a s wel l a s ot her a dmi ni s t r a t i on t a s k s . T hes e a pps a r e i ns t r ument a l i n pr ov i di ng gui del i nes a nd t i mel i nes f or t hes e a dmi ni s t r a t i v e t a s k s i n t he hea l t hc a r e c ent er s . Dr opbox i s a n e x a mpl e of a c l oud s t or a ge a pp t ha t i s es s ent i a l f or s t or i ng i nf or ma - t i on i n hea l t hc a r e f a c i l i t i es . Ot her c l oud s t or a ge a nd l e s ha r i ng a pps i nc l ude i nc l ude t he Googl e Dr i v e S k y Dr i v e a nd Box . Box i s r epor t ed t o be c ompl i a nt wi t h t he Hea l t h I nf or ma t i on T ec hnol ogy f or E c onomi c a nd Cl i ni c a l Hea l t h HI T E CH Ac t a s wel l a s t he Hea l t h I ns ur a nc e Por t a bi l i - t y a nd Ac c ount a bi l i t y Ac t HI P AA . Admi ni s t r a t i on Not hi ng i s a s t i r i ng a s r et r i ev i ng da t a ma nua l l y i n a hea l t h c a r e s y s t em. As pa t i ent s v i s i t t he hea l t hc a r e f a c i l i t i es da i l y da t a on hea l t h- c a r e k eeps pi l i ng henc e t he need t o nd el ec t r oni c mea ns of da t a a c c es s r et r i ev a l a nd c ol l ec t i on. Mobi l e a pps ha v e been es t a bl i s hed t o f a c i l i t a t e pr oper hea l t h r ec or d ma i nt ena nc e a c r os s a l l depa r t men- t a l uni t s . Us i ng a mobi l e dev i c e a pa t i ent c a n now i ns t a l l a ha ndy medi c a l a pp t o get a c c es s t o i nf or ma t i on s uc h a s pr es c r i pt i ons medi c a l hi s t or y c ons ul t a t i ons x - r a y s l a bor a t or y r es ul t s a s wel l a s di s - c ha r ge not es . An e x a mpl e of s uc h a n a pp i s t he MI M a pp whi c h i s c ompa t i bl e t o i Phones a nd i Pa ds . T he MI M a pp a l l ows us er s t o v i ew i ma gi ng s c a ns a nd x - r a y s r emot el y es pec i a l l y when i t i s qui t e di ffic ul t t o a c c es s t he wor k s t a t i ons Hea l t h r ec or d a c c es s a nd ma i nt ena nc e Communi c a t i on i n a hea l t h c a r e s y s t em i s v i t a l . Hea l t h c a r e us er s f r om di ffer ent depa r t ment s s uc h a s i npa t i ent wa r ds c l i ni c s out pa - t i ent wa r ds emer genc y depa r t ment s i nt ens i v e c a r e uni t s a s wel l a s t he l a bs s houl d be i n c ons t a nt c ommuni c a t i on t o pr ov i de qua l i t y hea l t h c a r e t o t he ul t i ma t e r ec i pi ent : t he pa t i ent . App dev el oper s ha v e i ndeed es t a bl i s hed c l i ni c a l c ommuni c a t i on a pps f or c l i ni c i a ns t o a l l ow effec t i v e c ommuni c a t i on. T hes e a pps a r e r epor t ed t o s a v e t i me i n eme t i me i n emer genc y c a s es henc e s a v i ng t he pa t i ent s ’ l i v es . Communi c a t i ons a nd c ons ul t a t i on Hea l t hc a r e pr a c t i t i oner s need t o k eep r ef er r i ng t o hea l t h- r el a t ed l i t er a t ur e a nd i nf or ma t i on. I t i s s i mpl y not pos s i bl e t o k eep a l l t he i nf or ma t i on i n t hei r mi nds a nd t o di s s emi na t e i t when a need a r i s es . App dev el oper s ha v e ma de i t ea s y f or t hem by dev el opi ng medi c a l l i t er a t ur e a pps s uc h a s PubMed on T a p Meds c a pe a nd Pubs ea r c h.   T he Na t i ona l L i br a r y of Medi c i ne ha s a l s o dev el oped MD on T a p a f r ee a pp t ha t pr ov i des a l l medi c a l i nf or ma t i on us i ng Googl e PubMed a nd E s s i a nd E s s i e . S ome a pps pr ov i de dr ug i nf or ma t i on t o hea l t hc a r e pr a c t i t i oner s a nd t hey i nc l ude: c os t pr es c r i pt i on pa t t er ns dos a ges s i de effec t s a s wel l a s i dent ic a t i on gui des . By t he a i d of t hes e a pps t he pr of es s i ona l s a r e mor e a c c ur a t e pr ompt a nd a r e l es s t i r ed c ompa r ed t o us i ng ma nua l met hods f or dr ug r ef er enc es . Ref er enc e a nd i nf or ma t i on ga t her i ng L ea r n mor e a t ht t p: / / www. dot c omi nf owa y . c om Copy r i ght © 2000 - 2016 Dot Com I nf owa y

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Page 3 OT HE R WAYS T HAT MOBI L E APPS ARE US E D I N T HE HE AL T H CARE I NDUS T RY I NCL UDE : Pa t i ent moni t or i ng Di s ea s e out br ea k s ur v ei l l a nc e Pa t i ent s uppor t a nd di a gnos t i c s Hea l t h na nc i ng Medi c a l educ a t i on Bef or e t he mobi l e t ec hnol ogy s pec ic a l l y mobi l e a pps wa s i nf us ed i n t he hea l t hc a r e i ndus t r y c l i ni c a l pr a c t i c e wa s mor e c ompl i c a t ed a nd l es s effi- c i ent . Wi t h t hes e mobi l e medi c a l a pps mor e l i v es a r e s a v ed hea l t hc a r e qua l i t y ha s a c t ua l l y i mpr ov ed a nd doc t or s a r e now a bl e t o ha ndl e c ompl i c a t - ed c a s es wi t h muc h ea s e . Don J ones of Qua l c omm L i f e r el a t es t he i mpor t a nc e of mobi l e hea l t h a pps t o hea l t h c a r e us er s wi t h t ha t of a c a r ’ s el ec t r oni c s t o t he dr i v er . He s t a t es t ha t a dr i v er c a n t el l hi s or her c a r ’ s c ondi t i on f r om el ec t r oni c s s uc h a s ga uges a l a r m s i gna l s a nd da s hboa r ds . S i mi l a r l y doc t or s c a n c a r ef ul l y moni t or t he a c t i v i t i es of t he pa t i ent s ’ bodi es us i ng medi c a l a pps . T hey don’ t ha v e t o wa i t unt i l t hei r hea l t h s t a t us es ha v e det er i or a t ed t o a l ev el t ha t t hey ha v e t o be a dmi t t ed t o t he hos pi t a l . T he a v er a ge c os t of a ni ght - s pend i n a n Amer i c a n hea l t hc a r e f a c i l i t y i s a ppr ox i ma t e 4 300. T her ef or e s a v i ng s uc h huge huge a mount s c omes i n ha nd wi t h us i ng t hes e mobi l e a pps . Bel ow a r e ot her v e wa y s t ha t t he dev el opment of hea l t hc a r e a pps ha s r ev ol ut i oni z ed t he hea l t hc a r e i ndus t r y : A REVOL UT I ONI ZE D HE AL T HCARE I NDUS T RY Mobi l e a pps ha v e ma de t r ea t ment a nd pr es c r i pt i on of pa t i ent s s o ea s y t ha t t hey do not ha v e t o v i s i t t he doc t or t o get t r ea t ed. Hi gh bl ood pr es s ur e pa t i ent s c a n now wea r bl ood pr es s ur e wr i s t moni t or s whi c h s end da i l y r ea di ngs e x pr es s l y t o t he doc t or . T he doc t or c a n t hen dec i de wha t t r ea t ment t o gi v e dependi ng on t he pr es s ur e pa t t er ns . T hi s t ec h- nol ogy s a v es t i me f or t he pa t i ent a nd s pa c e f or t he hos pi t a l t o t r ea t mor e s ev er e a i l ment s . 1. Remot e t r ea t ment Wi t h t he a dv a nc ed i nnov a t i on i n t he hea l t hc a r e i ndus t r y t her e a r e now a pps t ha t us e t he f a c i a l r ec ogni t i on t ec hnol ogy t o hel p c oma pa t i ent s t o r emember t hei r r el a t i v es a nd f r i ends . Memor y l os s i s a c ommon c ondi t i on t ha t l ea v es pa t i ent s wi t h no memor y of t hei r l ov ed ones . T hei r f a mi l i es need pa t i enc e a nd effor t s t o hel p t hem ga i n t he s l i ght es t memor y of t hei r i dent i t i es . Howev er t he r ec ent i nnov a t i on of t hes e a pps ha s br ought a n end t o t he s t r uggl es of hel pi ng pa t i ent s r ega i n t he memo r ega i n t he memor y of t hei r l ov ed ones . 2. F a c i a l r ec ogni t i on t ec hnol ogy I n a nut s hel l t he hea l t hc a r e i ndus t r y i s on a hi gher not c h r ega r di ng del i v - er y qua l i t y c l i ni c a l pr a c t i c e medi c a l educ a t i on pa t i ent c a r e di s ea s e out - br ea k s ur v ei l l a nc e owi ng t o mobi l e a pp dev el opment . Awa r enes s of t he need f or pr oper per s ona l hea l t h i s one of t he a c c el er a t or s f or a n i nc r ea s ed us e of mobi l e a pps i n t he wor l d. Nowa da y s mos t peopl e a r e mor e c on- c er ned wi t h t hei r hea l t h a nd t he r ef or e i ns t a l l i ng t he medi c a l a pps i s mor e of a n ur ge t ha n a r equi r ement . Hea l t h c a r e pr of es s i ona l s a nd ot her us er s of mobi l e a pps s houl d gr a b t he oppor t uni t y a nd t a k e c a r e of t hei r per s ona l hea l t h effec t i v el y wi t h j us t t he t a p of t hei r phones . Andr ew T homps on t he CE O of Pr ot eus t a r get s t o pus h hi s mobi l e a pp r m t o t he l ea d i n t he mobi l e hea l t h a pp i ndus t r y s i mi l a r t o how F a c ebook domi - na t es ot her s oc i a l net wor k i ng s i t es Conc l us i on S ome hos pi t a l s ha v e now dev el oped a pps t ha t gi v e emer genc y r oom wa i t t i mes t o pa t i ent s s o t ha t t hey won’ t ha v e t o wa i t f or hour s bef or e s eei ng t he doc t or . Ot her mobi l e a pps ha v e onl i ne c hec k - i n f ea t ur es t ha t a l l ow pa t i ent s t o det er mi ne when t hey c a n s ee t he doc t or wi t hout ma ny queues . T hes e mobi l e a pps hel p a l ot i n s a v i ng t i me a nd r educ - 3. T i me s a v i ng a nd r educ t i on of wa i t t i mes I t i s nor ma l f or a pa t i ent t o f or get pr es c r i pt i on t i mes or dos a ges . Nev er - t hel es s t he dev el opment of medi c a l a pps ha s ma de t hi s t endenc y t o c ea s e . S ome medi c a l a pps c a n be us ed t o s et r emi nder s f or pr es c r i p- t i ons a nd dos a ge . I n c a s e a pa t i ent mi s s es a dos a ge t he c a r egi v er i s not ied s o t ha t ur gent mea s ur es i f a ny a r e t a k en. T hes e a pps a l s o a i d i n ot her a c t i v i t i es s uc h a s medi c a l a ppoi nt ment s medi c a t i on a nd a dmi ni s t er i ng a l l er gi es 4. Pr es c r i pt i on r emi nder s a nd not ic a t i on Pa t i ent s c a n now get c r uc i a l medi c a l a s s i s t a nc e f r om t hei r phones a f t er i ns t a l l i ng t he r el ev a nt medi c a l a pps . Pr egna nt women c a n i ns t a l l pr egna nc y a pps t ha t wi l l equi p t hem wi t h t he r i ght i nf or ma t i on a bout pr egna nc y a t di ffer ent t i mes . Di a bet es pa t i ent s ha v e t hei r a pps t ha t moni t or t hei r s uga r l ev el s a nd s end r el ev a nt i nf or ma t i on t o t hei r hea l t h c a r egi v er s . At t he t ouc h of t hei r s ma r t phones pa t i ent s c a n now i nt er a c t wi t h t hei r doc t or s pr ompt l y a nd mor e effec t i v el y . 5. I ns t a nt i nv a l ua bl e medi c a l a dv i c e L ea r n mor e a t ht t p: / / www. dot c omi nf owa y . c om Copy r i ght © 2000 - 2016 Dot Com I nf owa y

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Page 4 ABOUT DOT COM I NF OWAY Dot Com I nf owa y DCI i s a pr emi er I T c ompa ny l oc a t ed i n I ndi a pr ov i di ng offs hor e I T out s our c i ng s ol ut i ons t o bus i nes s es a c r os s t he gl obe . DCI pr o- v i des ent er pr i s e s ol ut i ons t ha t i nc l ude s of t wa r e s ol ut i ons web s ol ut i ons mobi l e a ppl i c a t i on s ol ut i ons I nt er net ma r k et i ng a nd a whol e ga mut of I T s ol ut i ons a nd pr oduc t s t o c l i ent s . L ev er a gi ng t he i nna t e offs hor e v a l ue a d- v a nt a ge of our dev el opment c ent er s i n I ndi a we pr ov i de c us t omi z ed s c a l - a bl e a nd c os t effec t i v e s ol ut i ons t o bus i nes s es . Ba nk i ng on our r i c h a nd v er s a t i l e i ndus t r y i nt el l i genc e a nd e x per i enc e we pr ov i de s ol ut i ons t ha t s t r ea ml i ne bus i nes s pr oc es s es a nd ga l v a ni z e ent er - pr i s e pr oduc t i v i t y . Wi t h wel l - s t r uc t ur ed dev el opment met hodol ogi es Gl oba l Del i v er y Model a nd r i gi d QA s y s t ems we del i v er bus i nes s - c r i t i c a l s ol ut i ons on- t i me wi t hi n budget s a nd wi t hi n des i r ed l ev el s of per f or - ma nc e L ea r n mor e a t ht t p: / / www. dot c omi nf owa y . c om Copy r i ght © 2000 - 2016 Dot Com I nf owa y F or mor e i nf or ma t i on pl ea s e c ont a c t a s k dot c omi nf owa y . c om

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