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Mobile Blog Posts

September 17, 2013

This Challenge tasked developers with creating apps that implement and use Blue Button + functionality to address one of several patient problems.

July 23, 2013

Winners of the Mobilizing Data for Pressure Ulcer Prevention Challenge announced.
Screenshot of the first place winner, the Everhealthier Women app on an iPhone.

May 30, 2013

The winner of the Reducing Cancer among Women of Color App Challenge helps minority women take control of their health.
Screenshot of contest winner Nightingale on desktop and smartphone.

January 17, 2013

Three months ago HealthIT.gov challenged graphic designers to help reimagine what patient health records look like. Here are the winners.

January 9, 2013

HHS just launched a competition on Challenge.gov asking the public to design a mobile application for Healthfinder.gov.

December 10, 2012

On several of our posts, we’ve asked you to tell us what other information you’d like to see optimized for mobile devices. PubMed is at the top of your list.

September 24, 2012

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) launched a major redesign of the Medicare.gov website making content more accessible and easier for beneficiaries, their families, and caregivers to understand.

September 5, 2012

The National Cancer Institute builds mobile site for patients and their caregivers to find easily understandable information about cancer diagnosis, treatment, and side effects.