The Sioux Falls area now has its first mobile health care app for mobile devices—"Avera Health To Go."
Avera says the app offers new ways for patients to manage and track their personal health information.
"Avera Health To Go" offers health trackers to track and share personal health information such as blood pressure, blood sugar, cholesterol, mood and pregnancies. According to Avera, patients will be able to keep person health information for their own reference or easily share it. The information stays completely confidential and can only be released if the phone user chooses to share it electronically.
"Health care of the future will be more preventative in nature, and will harness the latest technology. We're proud to be taking this innovative step," said Michelle Lavallee, senior vice president of innovation and chief marketing officer at Avera McKennan Hospital & University Health Center.
The app can be downloaded completely free of charge. It can be downloaded from the Apple or Android apps store on mobile devices. Search for "Avera Health To Go" in the alphabetical listing.
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