Walgreens API Makes Healthcare Apps Friendlier

By Robert Vamosi | 2/6/13 5:16 AM

Take its mobile app one step further, the Walgreens pharmaceutical chain has released an API so that healthcare app developers can include the company’s prescription scanning and refilling technology in those apps as well.

According to MobiHealthNews the Walgreens functionality is already available in drug information app PocketPharmacist and in the newly launched personal health record Healthspek.

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40,000 Unregulated Health Apps, And Counting

By Robert Vamosi | 7/9/12 2:36 AM

Are healthcare apps written for mobile devices regulated?

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Podcast: Happtique CEO Ben Chodor On Health Apps Best Practices

By Robert Vamosi | 6/29/12 4:54 AM

In this week’s podcast, Happtique's CEO Ben Chodor discusses the need for healthcare apps to have security with host Robert Vamosi. Happtique is a mobile application store developed by healthcare professionals for healthcare professionals, offering substores to healthcare enterprises—like hospitals, continuing care facilities, and physician practices. In part two of this two-part interview, Chodor discusses best security practices for healthcare apps. Part one can be found here.

You can listen to part two of the podcast here.

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