Your favourite existing health app

Malnutrition Universal Screening Tool ('MUST' App from BAPEN)

Malnutrition is a major public health issue as at any one time more than 3 million adults in the UK are malnourished or at risk of malnutrition, the majority living in the community. Additionally, around 1 in 3 of adults is malnourished or at risk of malnutrition on admission to hospital or recent admission to care homes. However, much malnutrition remains unidentified and untreated, unnecessarily increasing ...more »

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Your favourite existing health app

I Can Do It (Facebook App)

I Can Do It is a site that integrates with facebook and encourages people to commit to activities, related to the 5 ways to wellbeing. See www.icandooit.com for a short video tour. 43% of UK population have a Facebook account - only Hong Kong and Canada have a greater proportion of citizens as users! Users choose activities from a default list for each of the 5 Ways to Wellbeing (keep active, connect etc) or they type ...more »

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Urgent care (evolving into "Your NHS")

PROPOSAL Develop and distribute an application (Locally referred to as "Your NHS County Durham" for example) for smartphones and tablet PCs such as iPhones/iPads and Andriod devices which will allow users to access the same decision tree logic that is used by NHS Direct and the 111 service. Additional uses would include broadcast messages for Flu vacs, survey invitations and other comms. Patient could access information ...more »

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Public Health Swapshop

An app that would allow public health (and other professionals) share best practice of interventions / programmes - categorised by topic i.e. Healthy weight, health protection etc. Within each topic area there would be a selection of case studies with brief explanation plus contact details - allowing people to make contact easily. There would also be an option for people to ask questions and receive answers. App could ...more »

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