New Smartphone App can save Lives and Money in Developing Nations
ReferNow™ is designed to share patient medical data, even photos, lab results and videos, between healthcare providers in developing countries
By: Oxford Epidemiology Services LLC
iReferNow™ is a simple, powerful solution to many of the problems that arise in providing healthcare in less-developed parts of the world. With iReferNow™, healthcare providers can:
· - Keep track of their patients along the continuum of care
- Receive and send alerts and notifications to other clinicians.
- Ensure patients get quicker, more accurate treatment and improve the quality care the patient receives
- Make use of convenient, real-time tracking and status updates.
- Get feedback and can network immediately with service providers.
- Get mentored or provide mentoring of less experienced clinicians.
More information is available at: http://oxfordepi.com.
Effective referrals that link patients to the right care at the right time could save millions of lives every year. iReferNow™ provides an easy way for clinicians to track the lifecycle of patient care right from their smartphone. Linking clinicians in ways that they have not been able to before, iReferNow™ provides a continuity of care that can save lives, reduce recovery time, increase patient comfort and satisfaction, reduce cost, and improve the quality of life.
Many healthcare systems in the developing world lack the Modern communications is lacking in many health systems, and this makes it hard for them to take advantage of the many tools that exists to help clinicians provide better care. iReferNow™ removes this communication barrier. Since it is available on smartphones, clinicians in areas where mobile phone technology is readily available can access this powerful tool even if the internet is unstable.
About Our Company:
Oxford Epidemiology LLC (Oxford Epi) is a woman and minority-owned small business in international development that focuses on using data and technology to improve the human condition in developing countries. They specialize in creating dynamic learning systems that maximize existing structures using cutting edge technologies and processes. Whether through robust technical assistance, or scientifically rigorous research and/or program evaluations, Oxford Epi transforms field data into actionable insights to quickly give powerful evidence for the need to change or stay on course.