Cypress Fairbanks Medical Center Hospital offers a mobile application to further connect the hospital to community members and increase access to health-related information. The mobile application, powered by WorldLink, is currently available as a free download for iPhone™, iPad™, iTouch™, Android™ and BlackBerry™ products.
The application allows users to access:
- ER and Urgent Care Wait Time – launches mobile web browser to view hospital’s emergency room wait time
- Map and directions
- Call Us – a list of frequently-called hospital numbers
- My Data – an area to list allergies, emergency contacts, important contacts, insurance information, medical history, physician contacts and medications
- First Aid Guide
- Health Library
- Physician Finder – find a physician online
A survey from the Pew Research Center’s Internet & American Life Project reported that 17 percent of cell-phone owners have used their phone to look up health information, with young adults aged 18-29 (29 percent) and Hispanics (25 percent) as the top users. In addition, a research2guidance report estimates that 1.4 billion people worldwide will have smartphones by 2015, and one in three people will have a health-related application on their phones.
iPhone™, iPad™, iTouch™
Visit the iTunes Store from your mobile device or click here to download the app.
Visit the Android Market from your mobile device or click here to download the app.
Visit the Blackberry App World from your mobile device or click here to download the app.