Ideas for a new health app

Directory of available Health and Social Services

An app that provides access to information on all available services in the local council or other councils such as care homes, nursing homes, respite care, telecare, home visits, meals on wheels, needle exchange, sexual health clinics, etc. Links to or information of voluntary sectors involved or delegated to would also be helpful. Also, most of these services are not free and are needs and assessment based. This ...more »

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Personal Health Improvement Targets (PHITs App)

Health Works has a holistic approach to health and wellbeing. The individual using the PHITs app will be able to track their progress to see social, physical and mental improvements in their lifestyle. This could be from recording the amount of increased social visits, increases in participation in physical activities and developments in mental health. Users of the PHITs app will be able to track and measure their improvements. ...more »

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Health Profiler

The Health Profiler is an application that tackles the needs of Public Health Analysts and researchers working in Primary Care Trusts. It allows to investigate the social determinants of health using a mixture of epidimiology and spatial analysis techniques. Prevention and screening of certain health condition can be helped by the anaylsis of particular socio economic conditions or lifestyles. It has been widely proved ...more »

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Your favourite existing health app

ICE App For Smartphones

This app puts emergency contact info and the hospital's logo on the home page, ahead of the lock screen, so emergency personnel can know who to contact. There are also medical conditions listed in the app that the user defines, including those drugs to which the user is allergic. Three hospitals offer it now. It's at http://iceapp.dcinteractivegroup.com/

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