Warby Parker has developed a new Prescription Check app that allows consumers to self-administer an eye test through their smartphone and computer. The results can then be reviewed remotely by an eye doctor who can provide a prescription, the company announced in a video on its web site. Read more at Mobile Marketer.
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Wearable technology, along with incentives and motivational communications, can help employer wellness programs attract and retain participants. Read more at mHealth Intelligence.
The mobile health app, BiAffect, helps healthcare providers and their patients identify manic and depressive episodes in people with bipolar disorder by analyzing how that person uses a smartphone. Read more at mHealth Intelligence.
The use of mHealth apps has strong potential to mitigate health risks of elderly patients through remote monitoring. Read more at mHealth Intelligence.
With hundreds of thousands of mobile health applications now on the market, the challenge for healthcare providers is to design and develop an app that works well, looks good, and can be sustained. Read more at mHealth Intelligence.
The Department of Defense has so far invested some $9 million in a mobile health device company that markets a wearable pain management platform. In what could be a sign of bigger things to come for mHealth and pain management, the U.S. 21 more words