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The Impact of Mobile Technology at the University of Michigan Medical School


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On 20 January 2012, Laurence Kirchmeier gave this presentation on mobile app activities in the University of Michigan Medical School. Laurence is a Technologist in the Office of Enabling Technologies, a unit of Medical School Information Services. A recording of this presentation is also available here:

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The Impact of Mobile Technology at the University of Michigan Medical School

  1. 1. The Impact of Mobile Technology at the University of Michigan Medical School <ul><li>Laurence Kirchmeier </li></ul><ul><li>Technologist </li></ul><ul><li>1/20/12 </li></ul>© 2012 The Regents of the University of Michigan Office of Enabling Technologies
  2. 2. Agenda <ul><li>Medical School Background </li></ul><ul><li>Mobile Devices in the Health System </li></ul><ul><li>What kinds of mobile apps being developed? </li></ul><ul><li>Mobile Apps from UMMS/UMHS </li></ul><ul><li>Supporting App Development </li></ul><ul><li>Engagement </li></ul>
  3. 3. UM Medical School <ul><li>Instructional Focus </li></ul><ul><li>Research Focus </li></ul><ul><li>Clinical Focus </li></ul>Total Faculty 2,828 Staff 3,760
  4. 4. Mobile Devices within UMHS iPhone/iPad 2,009   Android 1,076 Blackberries 999 total 4,084 Wireless Device attachements November 2011 Exchange & BES
  5. 5. Mobile Device Deployments <ul><li>200 iPads purchased by Anesthesiology for faculty and residents (clinical web app and education resources). </li></ul><ul><li>iPad pilot with Neurosurgery Department (30 devices). Access to Centricity Nursing via Citrix client app. </li></ul><ul><li>M1/M2 students arriving at UMMS with iPads and asking for education resources to be delivered on that platform. </li></ul><ul><li>Installed base of Blackberry devices a major challenge to be considered when developing mobile apps, especially web-based apps. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Administrative applications
  7. 7. Faculty Development News & Events <ul><li>Delivers News, Events, Resources </li></ul><ul><li>Supports registration, Mailing list signup </li></ul><ul><li>Backend database administration </li></ul><ul><li>Web application </li></ul><ul><li>Developed by Office of Enabling Technologies, MSIS </li></ul>
  8. 8. M.D.Stat+ <ul><li>Co-Developed by Application & Information Services & Office of Enabling Technologies, MSIS </li></ul><ul><li>Thin native IOS app for iPhone/iPad </li></ul><ul><li>Local Notifications of status changes </li></ul>
  9. 9. Orange Card Replacement <ul><li>Web application </li></ul><ul><li>Developed by Application & Information Services, MSIS </li></ul>
  10. 10. Education applications
  11. 11. Second Look Series <ul><li>Converter for Powerpoint Slides </li></ul><ul><li>Native app for Tablets - iOS & Android </li></ul><ul><li>In-app purchase of additional slide decks </li></ul><ul><li>Developed by Office of Enabling Technologies, MSIS </li></ul>
  12. 12. Heart Sounds Challenge <ul><li>Developed by Instructional MultiMedia & Design, MSIS </li></ul><ul><li>Released IOS app for iPhone/iPad </li></ul>
  13. 13. 3D Woodson <ul><li>New 3D technology brings Woodson, a long-time Mott supporter, to life in new hospital lobby </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Bully Entertainment </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. Clinical application examples
  15. 15. MiSkinCheck <ul><li>Developed for the UMHS Destinations Program by Office of Enabling Technologies, MSIS </li></ul><ul><li>First Release for iPhone/iPad, then for Android </li></ul>
  16. 16. Citrix Receiver <ul><li>NeuroSurgery iPad Pilot </li></ul><ul><li>Citrix Receiver to access core clinical Windows-based web applications </li></ul><ul><li>Health System IT Pilot </li></ul>
  17. 17. Supporting Mobile App Development <ul><li>Provide a roadmap for design, development and release of a mobile app </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Design and idea brainstorming - what type of app should be developed? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Provide design consulting to build out the complete design. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Identify development resources for a project (internal and contract) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Help with packaging/marketing and deployment </li></ul></ul><ul><li>GitHub repository of shared code </li></ul><ul><li>Dashboard of mobile app development </li></ul><ul><li>Ad hoc app deployment support for testing </li></ul>
  18. 18. RoadMap - concept phase
  19. 19. RoadMap - design phase
  20. 20. Roadmap - Development phase
  21. 21. Roadmap - Testing phase
  22. 22. Roadmap - Release & Support
  23. 23. Mobile Applications Characteristics Native Applications Web Applications   local applications server-based applications Objective C, JAVA, (JavaScript**) HTML5, jQuery Mobile can access all features of device. e.g. location services, notification services limited access to device features (** this is changing) app performance is critical - 3D Visualization, Gaming for access to server-based data within an enterprise Separate apps for each platform - iOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows, Nokia iOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows, Nokia Must deliver to separate Stores Available to all platforms* Updates required for all versions Updates delivered from one location to all platforms*
  24. 24. Development Environments <ul><li>Native Apps Development </li></ul><ul><li>iOS - Objective C/XCode </li></ul><ul><li>Android - JAVA/Eclipse </li></ul><ul><li>Windows/ Nokia </li></ul><ul><li>Blackberry JAM - JAVA </li></ul><ul><li>Cross-platform Development </li></ul><ul><li>Appcelerator/Titanium </li></ul><ul><li>PhoneGap </li></ul><ul><li>Sencha Touch </li></ul>
  25. 25. Fostering the Community <ul><li>GitHub repository of shared code </li></ul><ul><li>Dashboard of mobile app development </li></ul><ul><li>Monthly Developer meetings </li></ul><ul><li>Meeting with ITS Mobile team every month </li></ul><ul><li>Participating in MCIT Mobile Device Support Working Group </li></ul>
  26. 26. Mobile App Activities in the News <ul><li>Mobile app makes learning heart sounds easier HS Headlines, 1 December 2011 </li></ul><ul><li>iPad brings mobility and portability to Department of Anesthesiology Functions HS Headlines, 10 January 2012 </li></ul><ul><ul><li> </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The full text of these stories appears on the following pages. </li></ul></ul>