Campaign: Ideas for a new health app

Me, Myself & I app - holistic approach to health and wellbeing

The ‘Me, Myself & I’ concept has been created by Staffordshire County Council and is being converted into an app which puts the individual in control of identifying their health and social care needs through innovative game play. The app acts as an independent self-assessment tool and can be used by patients, healthcare professionals and support workers. The individual plays a card game which takes a holistic approach ...more »

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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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Mental Health Check

My App idea is to create a database of information relating to Mental Health, consisting of up-to-date information about prescribed medication e.g. side effects, doses and length of treatment. There would also be a Q&A menu that allows the user to explore their symptoms and get the right type of help when entering services. The Q&A section would also allow people to take part in a Mental Health quiz that scores your current ...more »

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Whzan Telehealth App

Whzan has a telehealth app for Android phones and tablet PCs. With it the clinician can create a schedule of events and reminders, receive and view measurements made remotely from patient held instruments such as blood pressure/ glucose/ oxygen, weight, temperature and respiratory function, see patient responses to wellbeing questionnaires and more. All the data is logged onto a patient management website where, as a ...more »

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Health Trainer Ap

The Ap would ask similar questions to those involved in a Health Trainer assessment e.g. smoking behaviour, physical activity, alcohol consumption, height/ weight/ BMI, mental wellbeing. It would then provide feedback to the user and support them to identify areas in which they want to consider behaviour change. It would then ask the user about their confidence and motivation to make this change and support ways in ...more »

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Parenting support ap

Based on Parenting Matters "5 a day for child development" - 1) Read to your child for 15 min. 2) Play with your child on the floor for 10 min. 3) Talk with your child with the television off for 20 min. 4) Praise them frequently. 5) Give your child a nutritious diet. The ap could send parents tips to encourage them to adopt this "5 a day" habits. This could include on-line books, ideas for games, ideas for conversations, ...more »

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