Hundreds of new apps hit the app stores every week. We’ve sorted through them to pick the best medical apps for doctors, nurses, and healthcare providers. This week includes apps for radiology, decision-making, and even sexual health apps you can recommend to your patients.

Our previous picks are here. And see what apps we thought were noteworthy in 2017.

Case Clinic

The Case Clinic app was designed to allow for collaboration amongst physicians in a specialty or subspecialty. It is HIPAA-compliant and allows the user to post patient cases in a chat format. The user can consult with other subspecialty physicians in remote locations to aid in medical decision-making.

Price: Free

Download on iTunes.

CheckMate

CheckMate connects patients with STD testing clinics. The user utilizes the test kit to mail in a sample. Results are sent to the app which can be presented to the user’s partner via text or in person.

Price: Free

Download on iTunes.

My IBD Manager from AGA

Built with a food diary and appointment tracker, this app from the American Gastroenterological Association and @Point of Care was designed for patients with inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn’s, and ulcerative colitis. The food diary helps track food-related symptoms and the user can track IBD symptoms between appointments to help guide treatment. Education materials are available in the app, too.

Price: Free

Download on iTunes.

 

Radiology Management

The Radiology Management app is a free platform for digital editions of the Radiology Management journal. Editions are published on the app before being printed. The user will have access to medical imaging research and best practice published by the Association for Medical Imaging Management.

Price: Free

Download on iTunes.


SAFE App

The SAFE app facilitates safe sex through testing and status verification. The user can find nearby testing sites and present results to potential partners. Cash or insurance are accepted. The user’s status is only presented on the phone screen, it cannot be sent via text.

Price: Free

Download on iTunes.