29 Apr 2019
ORCHA looks at more than 160 elements of an app, including clinical effectiveness, data security and
patient usability. Here are three top scoring apps that are designed to help patients avoid critical
- Avoiding Diabetes - Liva UK is included within the Healthier You: NHS Diabetes Prevention
Programme. It’s a free app that supports patients in monitoring and managing their lifestyle.
- Skin cancer detection – SkinVision is a class 1 medical device supported by a team of skin
health professionals, to track and detect skin cancer.
-Suicide prevention – developed by Grassroots Suicide Prevention, Stay Alive is a pocket
suicide prevention resource, to provide support if you’re having suicidal thoughts, or know
someone else who is.