How Mobile Application Development helps Healthcare Industry?
Mobile application development is also redefining healthcare industry. Apps are tiny programs, available for a range of purposes such as patient scheduling, remote patient monitoring, drug reference & information and tens of others. Also, mobile apps have been spotted as greatly useful tool when it comes to monitoring and management of chronic diseases. Doctors and other people in healthcare and medical domain hiring mobile application development companies to realize their ideas.
There are mobile application development experts who, with the help of healthcare specialists, are able to add features like great experience and user-friendliness to healthcare apps. Today, both app developers and medical professionals are working together to create best of the mobile applications for health advises and monitoring. And people are also adopting these apps as convenient system for tracking heath data and receiving reminders.
Leading app stores like Google Play and iTunes offers a wide range of Android and iOS medical & healthcare apps for the management of clinical diseases. Major ones of them include asthma, diabetes, autism, insomnia, heart disease, cancer, etc. We are in fact seeing a lot of visibly positive changes in medical and healthcare industries because of mobile applications.
Let me refer some examples. In September 2012, researchers at University of Washington launched a mobile application development project that allowed users to analyze common lung function measures. This application could monitor pulmonary ailments such as asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and cystic fibrosis. The app took measures when a patient breathed in the microphone of a phone. As another example, a Canadian researcher developed wireless shoe insole to help diabetic patients track foot pressure and get alerted to their phones.
So, mobile apps can help healthcare and medical industry beyond one’s imagination. It is expected that by the end of 2016, the mobile app development for healthcare would be a $20 billion industry.
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