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New Quotit Mobile App Helps Brokers Find Right ACA Plans for Consumers

quotit-goQuotit Corporation, a national provider of Internet sales and marketing solutions for the health insurance and employee benefits industry, confirmed to MHW this week that the company is rolling out a new mobile quoting app, QuotitGO.

According to a provided media release, QuotitGO is designed to give brokers the ability to quote insurance options for consumers on the go, including real-time subsidy calculations, “an important distinction between QuotitGO and other apps as over 85% of Americans qualified for subsidies in 2015 when enrolling in ACA marketplace plans.”

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Provata Health Touts New VR Guided Meditation App

first-look-provata-health-introduces-vr-guided-meditation-app-300x198Ahead of the long holiday weekend, digital health company Provata Health confirmed to VRJournal the launch of Provata VR, a virtual reality guided meditation app.

The app, which launches exclusively on the App Store, comes as the Portland startup pushes forward with its hope to pioneer a new category of digital health: Virtual Reality Preventive Care.

As for how Provata VR works, we’re told that users “escape to a variety of stunning locations around the world, including tropical waterfalls, secluded beaches, dazzling Northern Lights and even underwater coral reefs.”

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Canada’s Doctor Pocket Hypes Groundbreaking Medical Smartphone App Launch

Research Shows Patients with Chronic Diseases Want More Mobile Solutions“Need a doctor? Imagine having a rich network of medical specialists at your fingertips. Doctor Pocket is an iOS and Android application that enables you to communicate with specialists from the comfort of your home and on-the-go.”

That’s the enticing pitching from the Toronto-based makers of Doctor Pocket’s smartphone app.

According to those behind the offering, in the US, the average wait time to see a specialist is 29 days. “You don’t need health insurance to talk to our team,” the company says. “In Canada, everyone may have health insurance, but that doesn’t mean everyone has equal and easy access to care. Doctor Pocket changes that by connecting you with a specialist of your choice to get the medical attention you need, and deserve within 24 hours.”
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Ergonomic App Launches on the App Store and Google Play

press-releasePRESS RELEASE: The WorkPose ergonomic app is designed to help people get rid of discomfort or pain at work. WorkPose guides the user through a step by step process of adjusting desk and computer position to help eliminate back, arm, shoulder and hand pain. This personalized, self-guided program promotes fitness, health, posture, work breaks and movement at one’s desk. The app was created by an expert Kinesiologist and an Ergonomist/Occupational Therapist.

How it works:

The user chooses a model (female, male or androgynous) and answers WorkPose’s 15-question Self-Assessment. The user will receive custom recommendations and product suggestions that will minimize any discomfort.

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Healthcare Tech Stocks Introduce Mobile Apps for Advancing Telemedicine

The Top Health Apps HealthTap+ Reports on the Doctor-Recommended Health and Medical Apps of 2014Ahead of the weekend, MHW was privy to the announced rundown of new mobile health apps designed to assist with advancing telemedicine.

The popularity of telemedicine technology within the healthcare sector is booming, as tech companies are striving to develop the latest and innovative methods to improve and create new mobile applications and remote patient monitoring while implementing SAAS platforms to enhance the efficiency in various facets of operations.

That’s according to an announcement from Reliq Health Technologies Inc., a technology company focused on developing innovative mobile health and telemedicine solutions for Community-Based Healthcare.

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Scrypt Augments mHealth Portfolio with Two New iOS Apps

Mobile Apps Ready to Meet the Medication Adherence ChallengeScrypt, Inc., a leading maker of compliant productivity tools for regulated industries, is launching two new iOS applications for healthcare.

The offerings include Sfax for iOS (a HIPAA-secure faxing application), and Stak for iOS (a HIPAA-secure document storage and signature application).

Although the launches are exclusive to iOS for now, Android versions of both apps are expected to hit the market in the coming weeks.

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First Look: drchrono Mobile EHR App Gets a Major Update

doctor-tablet-opt_0drchrono, an industry leading Electronic Health Record (EHR), practice management, medical billing and healthcare API platform for mobile and web, confirmed to MHW on Wednesday a major update to its mobile EHR application.

The update to iPad and iPhone app brings new design elements to improve user experience and accessibility, a provided statement reads.

The mobile EHR app is designed to provide consistency in the layout and function of the app while maximizing screen real estate for workflow components. The new design follows Apple’s iOS Human Interface Guidelines.

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