Types of Healthcare Apps
Many healthcare, pharma companies, university medical schools and health tech entrepreneurs are looking to use mobile app and connectivity technologies to help them improve commercial performance and healthcare outcomes. Typically health and medical apps fall into one these broad categories:
Medical devices & connectivity
Apps that function as medical devices or connect to smart devices using Bluetooth, NFC & WiFi technologies (IoT app development).
Measurement and monitoring
Apps that help patients manage health related conditions and help consumers improve their well-being, monitor their sports and leisure activities and performance.
Administration and patient care
Apps that integrate with healthcare IT systems and help HCPs perform remote monitoring, medical calculations & diagnoses.
Education and clinical pathways
Apps that improve remote access to medical education & training aids, clinical pathways, prescribing tools and clinical trials.