Top 5 Healthcare Apps in UAE

The UAE government is supporting healthcare technology innovations to combat lifestyle diseases, chronic diseases, and the deadly coronavirus. In this purview, the country is increasing its healthcare spends and has come out with some of the best healthcare apps to boost the industry. As per US-UAE Business Council, the country has already figured US$21 Billion in spending on healthcare technology by the year 2021. Let’s find out what are the top 5 healthcare apps trending in the UAE today in Appstore and google play store.

iOS Apps

  Free Apps  Paid Apps
  ALHOSN UAE      Smart Pill ID – Identify    
    MyNEXtCARE    MD on Call  
  ثقة      Drug Infusion in ICU Emergency  
  Daman Health      RCOG Guidelines  
  Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi    Pediatric Blood Pressure Guide  

1. ALHOSN UAE

Description – The ALHOSN UAE is a free app available in the iOS store. It is introduced by the Ministry of Health & Prevention, UAE, and caters specifically to health authorities. The app is the official COVID-19 testing channel for them. Its aim is to curb the spread of Coronavirus and keep family, friends, and all people around safe. The app lets you get the COVID-19 test results on your mobile phone itself, just that you need to give your status proof using a unique QR code.

Rating – 4

2. MyNEXtCARE

Description – The MyNEXtCARE app in the iOS store is a free app and is specifically created for NEXtCARE members only. The very app provides a convenient platform to access, submit, track claims very easily and in a secured manner. It allows a smooth search for healthcare providers, to check certain policy benefits, and so on.

 Rating – 4

3. Smart Pill ID – Identify

Description – It works like, you click a picture of the pill you want to have detail about, from the gallery of your mobile phone or you can manually enter details.  The app starts working with auto-capture, continues to take pictures unless the desired result is found. Smart Pill ID APP in the iOS store uses AI ( Artificial Intelligence) for searching pills given to trace, and the characteristics like color, inscription, shape, size of pills are used to serve the purpose.

Rating –  5

4. MD on Call

Description – MD on Call is a trusted app by numerous people irrespective of geographical boundaries in the UAE. Residents, physicians, medical students, all vouch for this app owing to its round-the-clock availability for healthcare needs. If looking for a quick reference, this is the right app to go for. The major audience includes AUDIENCE interns, junior residents, medical students.

Rating – Not Available

Google Play Store

  Free Apps  Paid Apps
  ALHOSN UAE      Monash University FODMAP diet‏    
    COVID19 – DXB Smart App    Squeezy: NHS Pelvic Floor App‏  
  MyNEXtCARE      Human Anatomy Atlas 2021: Complete 3D Human Body  
  Daman      Freya • Surge Timer  
  PH Screening‏    SnoreGym : Reduce Your Snoring

1. ALHOSN UAE

Description – The ALHOSN UAE is a free app available in the Google Play Store, too (besides also available in the iOS app store). store. It is launched by the Ministry of Health & Prevention, UAE, and the audience are the health authorities in the country. The app is the official COVID-19 testing channel for them. It aims to curb the spread of Coronavirus keeping people safe and secured. The app lets you get the COVID-19 test results on your mobile phone itself, just that you need to give your status proof using a unique QR code.

Rating – 4

2. PH Screening‏

Description – Pure Health (PH Screening)is an integrated healthcare app available in the Google Playstore. It manages a  diversified services portfolio of medical supplies, laboratory services, and the entire hospital management. Individuals can leverage the maximum benefits of using the app like searching and getting their test results, etc.

Rating – 4

3. Monash University FODMAP diet‏

Description – The app comes as a product developed by researchersat Monash University, UAE. These researchers have developed a unique, specific diet chart/low FODMAP diet and a corresponding app that helps to manage gastrointestinal symptoms and issues. A simple, easy-to-understand tutorial guides through the app and how to operate it.

Rating – 4

4. Squeezy: NHS Pelvic Floor App‏

Description – Squeezy NHS Pelvic Floor App‏ is exclusively designed for women who are seeing a physiotherapist cure health issues connected to bladder pelvic. The app has been created by chartered specialists/physiotherapists working for women’s health in NHS. This app guides women to do pelvic floor muscle exercises related to health issues. The squeezy app has got unanimous support from the NHS Choices Health Apps Library Teams and was also a Runner-Up in the AHA award final in 2014.

Rating – 5

Conclusion

Healthcare apps are serving providers in the UAE with efficient digital processes leading to an enhanced patient care experience.  It also saves time and money for all. Remote-based patient care, online appointments & consultation with the doctor, convenient digital payments, etc. are making healthcare apps a favorite choice amongst the stakeholders in the country. Moreover, in the post-pandemic era, people have become more cautious with their health regime, resorting to best practices like installing healthcare apps onto their mobile phones.

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