Word of the week: Happtique
Mobile health is currently a booming industry, with no shortage of growth in sight. There are numerous mhealth applications that exist for a variety of healthcare concerns within the market, including apps for providers, physicians and consumers alike. As the mhealth arena continues to emerge, it has become increasingly difficult to weed out valid mhealth apps from not so great ones. Happtique, a mobile health application store and app management solution, offers healthcare enterprises—like hospitals, continuing care facilities and physician practices—the ability to create individually branded, secure, multi-platform app stores that support employee and patient mobile technology use. With the utilization of Happtique, hospitals, physician and providers can easily identify medical, health and fitness apps that deliver credible content. As mobile technology continues to transform and impact the delivery of healthcare, Happtique helps to increase the patient’s ability to take personal health matters into their own hands.