Carry medical history in your pocket | Top 10 mobile apps for personal medical records

Top 10 mobile apps for personal medical records

Top 10 mobile apps for personal medical records

Mobile apps let you carry your medical history in your pocket

1. HealthVault

The HealthVault is a personal health record app available for web, windows, and iPhone. With the application, it is easy for the patients to store, record and share the personal medical data with any doctors or healthcare providers through the internet.

The user gets personalized Microsoft HealthVault Account for accessing the complete health information. The application helps the patient in storing and tracking the diet, weight, medications, allergies, health history, fitness, lab results, X-rays, scans, blood pressure and other health-related information. Additionally, the app also serves with chronic medical history and insurance information at the time of an emergency.


The MTBC PHR is a smartphone application that helps the patient to track and manage the personal health data records including the physician appointments and reminders. The application serves with the recording and accessing of lab reports, X-rays, chronic medical reports and blood pressure information.

The application also features secure messaging for connecting with the healthcare provider. Apart from the clinical data, the patient can also store details such as phone number and address using the application. The unique feature that the app serves is its ‘auto check-in’ service that sends a notification on the cell phone while reaching the doctor’s office.

3. myPHR

The PHR tool can also be used by the registered user to track, collect and share the past and present information regarding their health or the health of someone you care. With the use of this recording tool, one can save money and other inconveniences like repeating several medical tests.

Even in the case tht routine procedures need to be repeated, the PHR will be able to give medical specialists the individual’s health history.

4. CapzulePHR

Capzule PHR (Personal Health Record) app allows the user to create personal sets of health monitoring templates helping the user to record health condition variations, the progress of health goals among other observations. With Capsule PHR app, the user can edit records and transfer files over Wi-Fi using any computer browser.

Data can as well be shared between devices over Wi-Fi. Data and graphs can be emailed to the user’s physician. The app also allows password protection while on public Wi-Fi spots. The app is only available on the App Store for iOS devices only and can be accessed via Apple iPhone and iPad.

5. Medical Records

The app is a modernized solution for keeping all the health-related data or information. Once the application is downloaded on the smartphone of the user, the user can save all the personal medical data including the doctor visits, the lab test results, diagnosis history of any particular illness, prescription of medicines, medicine reminder, data of performed operations or surgery and much more.

The best part of the application is that it is a user-friendly software that doesn’t require any technical knowledge for storing or accessing the health-related information. The calendar of events helps the user in getting a scheduled reminder about the doctor appointments, blood tests and other tests and pills taken. The application is aimed to help the patients in keeping their medical data safe using a smartphone and cloud management service.

6. My Medical

Developed by Hyrax Inc, My Medical is a cross-platform application for Android iPhone and Mac users. It is a comprehensive record keeping software for storing personal health data. The app is available for Mac users, where the patient can himself track and chart the test results and other medical related information about his health. In short, it is an organized medical database for the personal as well as family use.

Using the application the user can feed the vital health data such as medicine prescription, drug reminder, medical contacts, doctor’s visits, doctor’s appointments, lab tests and other medical tests results and access to emergency contacts. It serves as a digital file cabinet for storing photographs, X-rays and other essential documents of the patient’s or family member’s health.

7. GenexEHR

This application provides registered users with seamless access to their medical records that are stored in the cloud. This means medical data can be accessed at any place any time without having to walk around with hard copies.

Users will also not have to worry about the loss of data of medical history since the user only goes to the application and downloads medical history in cases of emergencies. The app is handy for travelers since their medical history is stored on the cloud and they can access at a touch of a button. This application can be installed on all iPhone and Android phones.

8. Healthspek

Healthspek has introduced its mobile operating software for recording the personal medical data of the users. The users can create a free account by downloading the Android and iPhone application on their smartphone.

Using the dashboard feature, the users can store and get access to their health-related information such as the medicine prescription, medical history, ongoing treatments, doctor’s visits, etc. Using the My Records feature, the user can track the medications, conditions of the health, family history, allergies, imaging and more. The My Inbox feature helps the user in receiving and sending necessary health-related information to the doctor or clinic centers.

9. Track My Medical Records

Developed by Digimia LLC, the Track My Medical Records is an android application for recording the personal medical data as well as family’s medical information in a natural way. The app asks the user to manually enter the family as well as private medical information for a easy access in the future.

For patient empowerment, the application asks the user to take control of his medical data such as the name of the drugs, doctors’ information and appointment reminder, illness history and ongoing treatment measures, allergies and more. The additional new feature of the app, i.e, Emergency Medical Card that stores the emergency contacts as well as blood type information which can be accessed offline.

10. Medfusion Plus

MedFusion Plus sends a link to the user’s email ID for downloading the mobile software, which is an easy solution for recording and using the medical data of the entire family. The application is available for both the Android and iPhone users.

To keep all the necessary and emergency healthcare data on the palm, the developer’s has set the said categories and features that stores the illness history, treatment measures, medicine information, lab results, X-ray and other images of the treatment for easy use. Using the application the user can keep track of the doctor’s appointment, medicine reminders, etc for the entire family. The data is stored using the cloud management and hence, there are limitations to the space or utilization issues.

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