Web portals for storing health information are provided by the world leaders in information technology. It’s Apple and Microsoft.
These are Apple Health and Microsoft HealthVault portals. The strictest requirements are imposed on the storage of medical information.
Including from the state, and corporations are responsible for its reliability. It’s integrity and confidentiality.
It is important to distinguish medical information from the information received from fitness trackers.
It is entertaining in nature, transmitted by mobile applications to the web portals. Or it’s the Google Fit aggregator portal.
Medical information is subject to more stringent requirements for the confidentiality of information. It’s the security of its processing on the website.
And in the mobile application of the medical service developer. So, all mobile applications using Apple Health or Microsoft HealthVault services.
Medical mobile applications can be of various kinds. It’s from pill guides to specialized applications for working with medical devices.
Mobile Applications for Working With Bluetooth Sensors
These are the most high-tech and costly projects. it includes both the development of an Android or iOS application. And the development of the medical device itself.
For example, it’s a blood pressure sensor, pulse, pressure control in an inhaler, or blood sugar level). The information from the sensor enters the mobile phone via Bluetooth.
It undergoes initial processing in the application. Then it goes to the developer’s server or to the medical information processing center.
An important function of the healthcare app development services is the patient feedback function. If the monitored medical parameters go out of the safe interval.
The application informs the patient about this. In critical cases, it can also send an SOS signal, both to the persons responsible for the patient’s care and to the ambulance.
Mobile Applications Providing Telemedicine Services
Remote treatment (telemedicine) is a branch of medicine. It allows you to save money on examining a patient, drawing up a diagnosis and treatment plan based on analyzes.
It has data provided by the patient himself. In this case, the mobile application can provide a reliable connection between the patient and the attending physician.
As well as provide the functions of a health diary and a medical record.
Mobile Apps Diaries
Keeping a health diary that includes daily measurements of temperature. It measures pulse and blood pressure. It is important for the prevention and treatment of many diseases.
Since the phone is always with you, using the mobile diary app can provide reliable results. The most popular mobile “diary”, although rather related to health, is the “women’s diary”.
Patient Monitoring and Care Applications
Many people are at increased risk of sudden health deterioration of mobile app development.
So, control over their health is of particular importance. Both for their relatives and for state social services.
A mobile application installed on a patient’s cell phone can inform the patient about the need to take medications on time. it needs to track his location using GPS / GLONASS.
And, if necessary, notify social services about the need for emergency assistance. Mobile directories and catalogs
The most common category of applications in the “Medicine” section is all sorts of reference books. It’s on symptoms of diseases, alternative medicine, drugs, and their analogs.
There are not so many information technologies in such applications. These are e-books with somewhat advanced search functionality.
However, despite their simplicity, reference applications have continued to be popular with users.