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Healthcare Apps Provide High-Quality, Patient-Centric Care During COVID-19

Photo of Dr. Koszalinski with patient using an iPad for communication

Dr. Koszalinski testing app. Photo courtesy of UTK Nursing

COVID-19 is dramatically altering today’s healthcare environment. With many hospitals at risk of being overburdened and outpatient facilities encouraging social distancing measures, healthcare providers face an unprecedented crisis: How can they continue to serve their patient populations effectively without putting themselves or their patients at risk?

Two new healthcare apps created by University of Tennessee, Knoxville, researchers may help answer this question. Neither app was developed with a pandemic in mind, but both inventors believe their technology can support individuals indirectly or directly affected by the pandemic.

Learn more about these apps at utrf.tennessee.edu.