If you’re a nurse, doctor, part of an emergency response team (ERT) or involved in the medical industry in any way, chances are you’ll find at least one or more of the following medical apps for your Android tablet to be useful. If not, they should at least help guide you in the right direction towards finding just the app(s) you’re looking for to make your job more manageable!
Android tablets are very capable & diverse mobile devices which can make your life easier and more efficient in many ways. In a lot of cases, if you’re in the medical field you need answers and solutions and you need them fast depending on the urgency of the situation. We’ve also provided a few app suggestions for those who are studying to work in the medical industry. The following is a compiled a list of 10 great medical apps to help assist you if you have years of experience or even if you’re just starting out. Of course if you have any other Android apps you’d like to suggest we’d love to hear them!
Top 10 Android Tablet Apps for the Medical Industry
Dorland’s Medical Dictionary
The Dorland’s Medical Dictionary app is loaded with several great and informative illustrations as well as more than 40,000 medical dictionary entries.
There’s no shortage of useful information in areas such as diseases, anatomy, physiology, drugs, tests and procedures as well as numerous others.
ICE: In Case of Emergency
If you work as a first responder than you know all too well how important and critical time can be, every second counts! This app even works if your Android tablet is locked.
Find information quickly regarding a patients medical conditions, allergies, insurance information, prescribed medications and much more with just a few simple taps.
Physical Exam Essentials
This great exam style app has finally arrived for the Android OS. If you are interested in learning and studying about medicine this is a great app to help you get started!
Why bother carrying heavy textbooks when you can easily access all of the information you need directly from this app!
EMS Notes is a highly useful app for both paramedics and EMT staff alike. It’s designed for use onscene as a tool for taking critical notes.
It’s loaded with several features including a respiration timer, ability to quickly share documents and a contraction tracker just to name a few!
This nursing app is designed and developed specifically for students. It costs less than $2.00 and there’s also a free version if you’d like to test it out first.
Obtain invaluable information regarding medical terminology, abbreviations, medical suffixes and prefixes, lung and heart sounds and a whole lot more!
Calculate by QxMD
Introducing Calculate by QxMD, a next generation clinical calculator which is free to download and install and loaded with tons of great features.
It really is more than just a numbers calculator, this app is also capable of automatically adapting to your own unique medical practices among other things!
EMT Review Plus™
Version 2.0 of EMT Review Plus is now available for your Android tablet and it’s been greatly revised to help you become a successful member of an EMT group.
It provides oodles of great material and challenging questions to help you study, review and ultimately ace the test! There’s over 1,100 review items in total.
Whether you’re just starting out as a new nurse or have been at it for a while comprehensive and in-depth medical app is a must have!
You’ll be amazed at all of the up-to-date information that comes bundled with this app, you won’t know how you ever managed without it.
Last but not least we present Relief Central, a free disaster relief style app to help assist first responders who serve during critical situations around the globe.
If you have to travel to provide relief it’s essential to have quick and easy access to up-to-date facts, tips, resources and information!