App Directory

Your source for what's new in health care apps for your mobile phone or tablet.

Discover a wide variety of medical resource applications that provide quick access to clinical information. Medical mobile apps are used by physicians, medical students, nurses and other healthcare professionals around San Diego County.
This is an initial sampling of mobile health apps. Neither Physician Partners or National University recommends or endorses any specific tests, physicians, products, procedures, opinions, or other information mentioned in these apps. The purpose here is to share emerging and innovative use of mobile health apps in practice.

Alive ECG

You don’t need to be in a doctor’s office to get an accurate electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) that measures the electrical activity of your…

Images, Patient Care

Docphin

Docphin provides individuals with the ability to stay up-to-date in their particular field of interest. Organize and save your favorite articles by using this…

Journals / News

DynaMed Mobile

DynaMed content is constantly updated to reflect the systematic identification, evaluation, and review of the latest clinical evidence. Designed exclusively for healthcare professionals, DynaMed provides…

References

ePOCRATES

Download this free app to have readily available information at your fingertips regarding patient care. The app allows patients the ability to calculate BMI…

Latest / Highlighted, References

ePSS

The Electronic Preventative Services Selector (ePSS) is an app that provides primary care clinicians with basic screening guidelines and public health information specific to…

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EyeChart

EyeChart is a generator for randomized Snellen, Sloan, Tumbling E, and Landolt C charts to offer a rough but useful screen of visual acuity.…

Figure 1 – Medical Images

Figure 1 is an app which is designed to allow healthcare professionals to discuss real-world medical cases. Use of this app allows for the…

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Health Gorilla

Health Gorilla is the first online healthcare marketplace to connect doctors and clinicians with over 9,000+ diagnostic labs and 35,000 radiology centers. Health Gorilla…

HealthMaps

HealthMap brings together disparate data sources, including online news aggregators, eyewitness reports, expert-curated discussions, and validated official reports, to achieve a unified and comprehensive…

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iPharmacy

iPharmacy provides useful comparisons between pharmacy chains that can lead to significant savings for drugs necessary for treatment protocols. The app is easy-to-use and…

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Isabel

Isabel is an app which is not designed to provide a diagnosis but rather provide you with a list of likely diagnoses to consider…

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iTriage

Created by two ER doctors, iTriage gives you quick access to a huge healthcare and medical database that is reviewed by Harvard Medical School.…

Consumer / Patient, Latest / Highlighted, References

Lumosity

Lumosity’s groundbreaking program is based on research in the field of neuroplasticity. Lumosity games have been incorporated into studies done by top scientists worldwide.…

Consumer / Patient

MedCalc

MedCalc allows a healthcare professional to search for entries by name, keywords, and categories. This free app provides access to a subset of formulas…

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MediBabble

This free app has thousands of pre-translated medical questions and instructions that can be played through high-quality recordings in English, Spanish, Mandarin, German, Russian,…

Patient Care, References

Medscape

Medscape from WebMD (medscape.com) is the leading medical resource most used by physicians, medical students, nurses and other healthcare professionals for clinical information. The…

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Merck Manual | Pro Edition

For over 100 years, healthcare professionals have relied on The Merck Manual for essential information on diagnosing and treating medical disorders. Now in its…

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NEJM This Week

This free app comes loaded with a valuable package of medical resources, including tips for enhancing patient care, clinical information, and health outcome optimization.…

Journals / News

Omnio

Omnio is an app which provides extensive medical information to healthcare professionals. The app focuses on the latest technology and protocols, contributing to optimal…

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Pregnancy+

The Pregnancy+ app provides useful tools and information to expectant mothers on how to adjust to weight fluctuations, diet, exercise and so forth. The…

Consumer / Patient, References

QxMD Calculate

For most health care professionals, having a medical calculator on hand is a must. Look no further than Calculate (Medical Calculator) by QxMD. This…

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Read by QxMD

‘Read by QxMD’ provides individuals with the ability to stay up-to-date in their particular field of interest. One-touch access is available to your electronic…

Journals / News, References

Scripps Affiliated Medical Groups (Scripps AMG)

The Scripps Affiliated Medical Groups app easily tracks, securely stores, and conveniently shares your health profile right from the palm of your hand. You’ll…

Consumer / Patient, Latest / Highlighted

Skyscape

The free Skyscape app comes loaded with a valuable package of medical resources, including drug information, medical calculators and clinical information on over 850…

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Sleep Cycle

Sleep Cycle is an intelligent alarm clock that analyzes your sleep and wakes you in the lightest sleep phase – the natural way to…

Consumer / Patient

UpToDate

UpToDate has been the subject of over 30 research studies confirming that widespread usage of UpToDate is associated with improved patient care and hospital…

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Virtual Practice for Doctors

Using the Virtual Practice app allows healthcare providers to engage their patients, ensuring patient loyalty and better health outcomes. This app allows for constant…

Patient Care

WebMD

WebMD helps you with your decision-making and health improvement efforts by providing mobile access 24/7. The app provides mobile-optimized health information and decision-support tools…

Consumer / Patient, References