On August 20, 2012 Happtique announced the launch of a new program that helps health providers electronically prescribe medical, health and fitness apps to patients. The program is called mRx.
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Greetings valued readers! This is the second installment of our bi-monthly summaries of our favorite posts (difficult to choose) as well as the posts we feel were best received by you, our readers. Our increase in the amount of information that we give to you means that you may not always have time to read everything we post in a given month. We are proud to be able to provide you quality app reviews and the latest mHealth news, so without further delay, here are our second round of favorite posts for February:
In an exciting revelation from across the pond, the UK Department of Health is going to start encouraging primary care physicians to start prescribing healthcare apps to their patients. The Department of Health’s leadership, Health Secretary Andrew Lansley, is one of the biggest proponents of this measure: At an event showcasing the best ideas for […]
Mark my words – the day is not far off when physicians will be prescribing patients Smartphone apps and wearable sensor devices just as routinely as they prescribe pharmaceuticals, physical therapy and other treatment options today.