Transcript of "Legislation Tracking App for Government Affairs Personnel"
FAST SECURED DATA
Jasos Group, founded in 2000, is a healthcare
consulting firm that works with
pharmaceutical and medical device
manufacturers to provide back-office and
front-line support to improve State, Federal,
and commercial product access and
reimbursement. Their long-term experience
in the Federal and State marketplaces
enables Jasos to establish amicable
relationships which are very critical in
increasing product access and eventually
enable the clients to have an edge over their
Legislation Tracking App for Government
The client needed an app for lobbyists to keep track of public policy issues. They wanted
this application to have features to enable the lobbyists to track bills, regulations, and
hearings across all fifty states, and to maintain profiles and positions of legislators. The
features should be guiding the users to identify individuals with similar views so that they
can collaborate on key issues. Our challenge was to create an extensive application that
enables them to have up-to-date information on government affairs. The application aims
to assist those who are actively involved with government affairs including lobbyists,
legislators, advocacy groups, agency department heads, contributors, other coalition
Softweb has developed the application, Spinnaker, to fulfill Jasos Group’s unique
requirements and necessities satisfactorily. Our development team thoroughly analyzed
the functional requirement and worked on them in order to come up with an ultimate
application which allows the users to remain current on the critical elements of the issues
and activities they need to manage. The solution we provided ensured the users to have
an easy to navigate and secured application which they will be using for managing
various aspects of government affairs. We have provided them with the right solution for
a fast, reliable, and secured data access through Spinnaker. We built up the application
which has features like issue alerts, real time updates, filters by, enter a note, view a
hearing, read a bill, track bills, access contact and location info, etc.
Jasos Group, wanted to develop an
application for lobbyists which acts as a tool
to keep track of public policy issues that
would work with the existing bill tracking
services. Softweb developed the application,
Spinnaker, which met all their purposes
satisfactorily. The application has the
purpose of managing various aspects of
government affairs quickly and accurately.
The solution we provided ensured the users
to have all the necessary information on
hand in most simple and secure manner.
2531 Technology Drive, Suite 312,
Elgin, Illinois 60124
US Toll Free Number: 1-866-345-7638
Operating System: iOS
Architecture: Classic MVC
Language: ActionScript, Adobe AIR
Third Party Tool: Multiple Adobe Native Extensions
Service: HTTP Services
Tools: Flash Builder
Tagging option to get updates on key policy issues based on the tagged bills, regulations,
hearings, and rumors.
Leverages JSON Restful Web Services to sync all data from existing bill tracking service to
Features to track bills, regulations, and hearingsO
Bill details function enables quick view of similar bills across multiple statesO
Option to maintain profiles and positions of legislatorsO
Features to access contact information on legislators and agency department headsO
Identifying lobbyists, contributors, and advocacy groups to collaborate on key issuesO
Social media integration to share and communicate with like-minded groupsO
Get real-time updates on any smartphone or an iPadO
Alerts, list of active plans, important dates displayedO
Enables the user to access full text even without the Internet as it works in offline mode
The application we have made helps the lobbyists, legislators, and other government
affair officials to keep up with multiple issues in multiple states easily.
The landing page provides a summarized view of the key issues which makes the users to
know the issues instantly and thereby takes actions immediately.
Spinnaker works on widely used devices like iPad which indeed enable the users to access
data, contacts, and reference materials anywhere, anytime.
With this app, users can have all details of government affairs at their fingertips, freeing
them to concentrate on their other strategies and issues.