UK eHealth Week 2017

My visit to eHealth Week 2017

I just thought I’d share my thoughts on the UK eHealth Week event that I attended last week. There seemed to be a good turn-out at the event and I got the opportunity to listen to some excellent speakers. They shared their views on digital health and how the NHS’ ‘Global Digital Exemplars’ (GDEs) are […]

Tips for designing medical devices

Tips for designing a medical device – is connectivity on your list?

I recently came across an interesting discussion on LinkedIn titled: “One tip for designing a medical device. Members of one of the medical device groups were being asked to share their views on what advice they would give someone when it came to designing a medical device? The post as you can imagine got a great […]

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We’re exhibiting at MedTech Innovation Expo

Genetic Digital are going to be exhibiting at this year’s MedTech Innovation Expo at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry on the 20th & 21st April. As specialists in developing web and mobile solutions for the healthcare, pharma and medical device sectors this will give attendees a great opportunity to come and talk to us and learn more about the mobile […]

Top 5 Medical Apps for Clinicians

With the explosion in medical apps available on the app stores, it’s not surprising that there are more ‘digital tools’ available to help healthcare professionals carry out everyday tasks. As with medical apps for patients there are thousands out there which aim to create efficiencies and improve access to resources on the go and we’ve […]

Genetic Digital partner with Fertility Focus

Genetic Digital is proud to announce that it has been chosen as mobile development partner for the OvuSense line of infertility products marketed worldwide by Fertility Focus. Nearly everyone carries a smartphone around with them these days and the rapid evolution in wearable devices coupled with the need for critical data delivered to the patient is […]

iPhone Laptop Network

Connecting your medical app or website to the NHS : The N3 Network

Many ideas for apps and websites we deal with are based around some interaction with the NHS but integrating with NHS services and facilities isn’t always straight forward. One of the barriers to entry is the NHS N3 network. N3 is the broadband network for the NHS which connects all NHS locations and over a […]

Text Messaging

Can Text Messaging Improve Patient Engagement Outcomes?

Medication non adherence is a significant problem, it always has been and it will continue to be so with an estimated cost to the NHS of £600m* a year! So what can be done to improve patient outcomes? Changing patient behaviour is key to this and there have been a number of clinically led studies […]

Health App Promotion Strategy

Developing an effective promotion strategy for your health app – Part 1

The mobile health app environment has seen explosive growth as consumers flock to the Apple and Google Play App Stores. Usage of health and fitness apps on Apple’s iPhone and iPad is booming, according to mobile analytics firm Flurry. Flurry tracks more than 6,800 apps in the health and fitness category, and claims that usage […]