Mobile App Development Blog

MobileSmith 5.0 Launches with Turnkey Mobile Health Applications

RALEIGH NC, February 20, 2017—MobileSmith, the #1 provider of branded hospital apps, has introduced hospital app Blueprints™ to better connect healthcare providers with their patients and improve outcomes. Mobile apps can be applied across a variety of healthcare scenarios to increase patient engagement, reduce costs, and improve outcomes. By leveraging the most successful, proven apps MobileSmith has created pre-built templates that can be customized and launched by a healthcare system within weeks. “We know [...]

By | February 21st, 2017|Press Releases|0 Comments

MobileSmith Announces Appointment of Bob Dieterle as CEO

Raleigh, N.C. (January 24, 2017) —MobileSmith founder and President Bob Dieterle has been named CEO, to succeed Amir Elbaz effective immediately. The transition takes place as Elbaz steps back to focus on his role as CEO of iPhotonix, while Randy Tomlin succeeds Elbaz as Chairman of the Board.“As Bob has continued to take on more of the leadership role here at MobileSmith, it quickly became apparent he was the right person to lead the organization full [...]

By | January 24th, 2017|Press Releases|0 Comments

Apple App Store Shutdown

The busiest season on the App Store is here.  New apps and app updates will not be accepted from December 23 to 27 (Pacific Time).  Any releases should be submitted, approved, and scheduled in advance.  Thank you for your cooperation!

By | December 14th, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Preparing Patients for Surgery? How Apps Can Help

In a perfect world, patients would show up on time, not forget to fast the night before surgery, and follow post-op instructions.  When preparing patients for surgery, sometimes no matter how many times they are told one thing, they will do another.  According to Gallup, effective pre-surgery education has been shown to boost satisfaction and reduce reported problems, which is good news.  The challenge is determining if your current pre-op instructions are effective, practical, or hardly existent. To [...]

By | October 6th, 2016|Mobile App Development|1 Comment

MobileSmith Selected as NC Tech Awards Finalist in Two Categories

Raleigh, N.C. (September 20, 2016) – MobileSmith has been selected as a finalist for the NC Tech Awards for Software Company of the year as well as New Media/Digital Marketing company of the year.  The NC Tech Awards, presented by the North Carolina Technology Association (NCTA), is North Carolina's only statewide technology awards program, recognizing companies and individuals who have demonstrated excellence, innovation and leadership. A review committee comprised of non-profit, media, education, and technology [...]

By | September 19th, 2016|Press Releases|0 Comments

3 Steps to Better Physician-Patient Communication in Your Hospital

When was the last time your doctor recommended setting reminders on your smartphone, or walked you though how to use their mobile app for FAQs? Communication breakdowns are not only costly for providers, but dangerous for your patients. A recent CRICO study found poor physician-patient communication contributed to nearly 2,000 deaths, and $1.7 billion in malpractice claims over the course of five years. Reminding a patient to stop eating the night of surgery may be communicated, but [...]