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Apps

Immunization apps for healthcare providers and their patients

ACOG App
ACOG App
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
ACOG app for iPhone and iPad connects users to authoritative information from the leading experts in women's health care. This new app features an immunization applet. It is designed for both patients and providers and allows people the opportunity to read about different vaccines and discover whether or not they (or their patients) may need vaccines based on their age, conditions, and special circumstances. Information specific to immunization and pregnancy, frequently asked questions, alerts on immunization updates, regulations, and a list of resources are also included in this applet.
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iTunes
ACP Immunization Advisor
ACP Immunization Advisor
American College of Physicians (ACP)
Download the free iPhone app today to help ensure that you are applying the latest adult immunization recommendations in your practice. The ACP Immunization Advisor app makes it easy to find the right vaccines for your patients by age or underlying medical circumstance.
Download:
iTunes
Disease of the Week
CDC Influenza (Flu)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The CDC Influenza application for clinicians and other health care professionals makes it easier than ever to find CDC's latest recommendations and influenza activity updates on your iPad. Features include updated information on national flu activity, influenza vaccination recommendations, information on diagnosis and treatment of influenza, information on laboratory testing for influenza, and videos of CDC subject matter experts discussing influenza topics.
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iTunes
Disease of the Week
Disease of the Week
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The CDC iPad application has been designed as a way for users to access health information at their fingertips. It features important health articles, disease of the week, popular journals, timely updates and access to social media to coincide with important health concerns and events throughout the year. It gives an increasingly mobile public 24/7 access to important and timely health information that people can use to protect their lives and loved ones.
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iTunes
Healthy Children
Healthy Children
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
Users can download the HealthyChildren app on the iTunes and Google Play stores. Parents can look up age-by-age health information for their children, check immunization schedules, access first-aid how-to information and other resources in a new format designed for tablets and smartphones.
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iTunes
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Google
Mappy Health
Mappy Health
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)
New web-based app leverages Twitter for real-time early warning of disease outbreaks. Public health officials can use this web-based application to track health concerns in real time in their communities using Twitter.
Medscape
Medscape
WebMed
Medscape (medscape.com) is the leading medical resource most used by physicians, medical students, nurses and other healthcare professionals for clinical information. Sections include Medical News, Clinical Reference, Continuing Medical Education, and much more.
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iTunes
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Google
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR)
Centers For Disease Control and Prevention
This application provides access to the complete array of publications in the MMWR series, which includes the MMWR weekly, plus Recommendations and Reports, Surveillance Summaries, Supplements, and the annual Summary of Notifiable Diseases. MMWR publications have been in existence since 1952, and today MMWR remains CDC’s primary vehicle for scientific publication of timely, reliable, authoritative, accurate, objective, and useful public health information and recommendations.
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iTunes
myFamily App
myFamily App
Take action to improve and maintain your family's health by accessing customized prevention information and tips for each member of your family. Winner of the HealthFinder Mobile App Challenge.
Learn about the benefits of the services covered by the Affordable Care Act
Create personal health alerts
Keep track of past medical check-ups and vaccinations
Download:
iTunes
Red Book App
Red Book App
American Academy of Pediatrics
The Red Book 2012 is available as a free mobile app. Current immunization information with annual schedules and Vaccine Status Tables are included. Once the app is downloaded to a device, Red Book Online subscribers will be able to unlock full access to the content and features by logging in with the same AAP log-in and password used for Red Book Online.
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iTunes
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Google
Shots by STFM
Shots Immunizations
Group on Immunization Education of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
Shots Immunizations is a comprehensive immunization app. In addition to the complete set of CDC vaccine schedules and footnotes, it also includes graphics, images, and commentary. Important up-to-date information is available for each vaccine, including basics, high risk indications, adverse reactions, contraindications, catch-up, administration, epidemiology, brand names, and additives. It is available on the iTunes App Store and the Google Play Store for the purchase price of $3.99 per download. Apple offers a 50% discount rate for educational use for purchasers of more than 20 applications. Funds garnered through sales are utilized to keep the Shots apps up to date with any vaccine information changes or with technological improvements.
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iTunes
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Google
myFamily App
Vaccines on the Go: What You Should Know
Vaccine Education Center of the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Free mobile app for iPhones from the Vaccine Education Center. In addition to information about vaccines, the diseases they prevent, and common vaccine safety concerns, the app has games; links to videos, fact sheets, and brochures; places for saving notes for the next doctor visit; and an easy way to email the Vaccine Education Center with vaccine-related questions.
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iTunes
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Google
This page was reviewed on March 27, 2014
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