Quality of life (QOL) apps with email to your doctor of the scores. In my specialty (ENT surgery) for example post op care of nasal surgery , voice surgery really could be replaced with a validated QOL app (e.g snot22 or VHI10 for voice) and if you could send your QOL score at 3/12 post op that would obviate the need for routine outpatient appointments for example and also be an excellent audit tool.
PROMapp is an app that allows healthcare providers to distribute Patient-Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) to patients via their smart phones.
The National Osteoporosis Society would welcome an app which shows information about the quality and outcomes achieved by falls and fracture prevention services in local areas across the UK. There is a range of official audit data available which provides this information at local levels: The national audit of falls and bone health in older people, undertaken by the Royal College of Physicians and commissioned by the... more »