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MyTherapy: Medication Reminder

Version: 3.32 | Cost: Entirely Free

Level 3 - Condition Management
Country: DE
Category: Medication Reminder
Released: 24/05/2016
Updated: 04/03/2019
Version: 3.32
Size: 110mb
Developer: MyTherapy
Reviewed On: 23/08/2019
This App achieved an ORCHA score of 85%.

It was assessed as a Level 3 App. These apps can be focused on general health or supporting specific health conditions. They may collect data and they may have a number of more advanced features. Where they collect data we assess their data use policies and compliance with relevant standards. Because they are health focused we also assess their compliance in the Clinical Effectiveness as well as the User Experience domains.

This App does collect data and it is therefore assessed and scored based on its performance in all the sections of our review.

Data Privacy
21.3/30
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Clinical Assurance
42.8/45
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User Experience
20.6/25
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Developer description
Your app for medications and more: Reminders for intakes and refills and reports on meds taken, weight, blood pressure, blood sugar and more, available in the app and as PDF for discussion with your doctor or pharmacist. Simple, Smart and Reliable. Now you can manage your meds and track your measurements and symptoms all in one place. How MyTherapy can help you: - Reliable treatment plan that delivers reminders for your medications, measurements, and activities - Refill reminders when you are running low - Record intake of as-needed /PRN medications - Track your symptoms and wellbeing - Keep a record of your blood pressure, weight, heart rate, and many other measurements - Health report emailed to you - Support for Siri Shortcuts - Apple Health integration - Connect with friends and family for encouragement - Safe, secure, and ad-free Your Medication Reminder and Health Tracker App: Whether it’s once per day or more often, remembering to take your medications as intended is not always easy. MyTherapy is here to help by delivering reminders on time, every time. With support ranging from birth control pills to insulin injections and a comprehensive database of both prescription and over-the-counter medications, MyTherapy is simple to set up to suit your needs. As well as a pill and medication reminder, you can use MyTherapy as an activity reminder to encourage a healthy lifestyle.In addition to reminders, you are able to track blood sugar levels, resting heart rate, or any of the other 20+ measurements supported. A symptom and mood journal allows you to log both your physical and mental wellbeing, so you can track your treatment progress over time.The information from all these features can be compiled into a comprehensive health report emailed to you in PDF format, making it easy to share with your doctor or pharmacist. MyTherapy delivers all of these features in a simple, easy-to-use, and accessible interface that is free from adverts. Being one of the first apps to support Siri Shortcuts makes it even easier for iOS12 users to check their schedule for the day. Backed by Academic Research: Our belief that MyTherapy can support people taking their medications is backed by academic research. The most recent study, performed by Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin, found an improvement in medication adherence and physical activity in patients with lipid metabolism conditions. It strengthens our conviction to support people taking medications for chronic conditions and any other treatment needs. Data Privacy Protecting your data is of the utmost importance to us. In order to ensure the safety, security, and privacy of your data, we never share or sell data to third parties, and adhere to strict European privacy laws. Our privacy policy can be found here: https://www.mytherapyapp.com/legal/MyTherapy_privacypolicy.html#part-en We Value Your Opinion We are constantly striving to make MyTherapy the best medication reminder available. Your ideas, suggestions, and feedback can be delivered directly through the app, or via emailing support@mytherapyapp.com For more information: www.mytherapyapp.com MyTherapy Social Media: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mytherapyapp Twitter: https://twitter.com/mytherapy_app Google+: https://plus.google.com/+SmartpatientEu
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We have identified that this App provides the following key features

Carer Support
The App provides features that help those caring for others
Alerts And Notifications
The App provides alerts and notifications relevant to its area of focus
Data Sharing
The App allows users to share information in the App with others or other Apps/Systems
Remote Clinical Monitoring
The App allows the remote monitoring of certain health data by health and care professionals
Automated Guidance
The App uses the data it has to provide automated advice and guidance about a user's health
Wellbeing Tracking
The App allows users to record relevant wellbeing information either manually or automatically using connected Apps or devices
WHAT DO WE LOOK FOR?

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Data Collection

The data collected about users is/ isn't capable of identifying that it relates to them.

The type of data that it collects is classified as sensitive data.

(Identifiable and Sensitive) - Because of the type of data that this App collects it is particularly important that the App takes the security and privacy of that data seriously and only enables others to see or share this information if the user has expressly consented to this.

Data Use

The App does state that it won't share user data in any way with other people without the user's consent.

The App does allow users to share information in the App with other Apps, systems, organisations or users.

Data Security

The App does encrypt the information it collects to make it safe from other people as it is transferred from the App.

The App doesn't encrypt the information it collects to make it safe from other people as it is retained by the the developer.

WHAT DO WE LOOK FOR?

This review area looks at what evidence there is that there is a suitably qualified professional or organisation behind the App or that it has been endorsed, accredited or underwritten by such an individual or organisation. It also assesses what evidence there is around user testing and the effectiveness of the App in terms of claimed health benefits. The higher the Level of the App and the more sophisticated its functions, the more crucial this becomes.

Professional Assurance

It was clear from our review that a suitably qualified professional or organisation was involved in the Apps development.

It wasn't clear from our review how regularly the advice and guidance given by the App was reviewed and updated by relevant professionals.

Testing

It was clear from our review that the App had been involved in any clinical trials or similar testing to demonstrate its 'real world' effectiveness.

WHAT DO WE LOOK FOR?

This Review Area looks at how an App has been designed to support the overall user experience. This includes its availability on both primary platforms, how customisable the App is, how well it caters for end users with different capabilities and needs – such as visual or other impairments – how content is managed, how well supported the App is and what it costs. This area also looks at overall User Review scores from both platforms.

Testing

It wasclear from our review that the App had been through end user testing as part of its design and development.

Customisation

The App does provide customisable features.

End user capacity

The App does provide support for users with poor sight.

The App does provide support for users with hearing difficulties.

Support

The App does appear to have a clear approach to dealing with user issues.

Cost

The App is entirely free to use.

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